Wärtsilä will showcase a wide offering of industry-leading innovative products and solutions at Marintec China 2013, with a focus on helping Chinese as well as global customers and partners embrace and take advantage of the gas revolution, lower their operating costs through more efficient systems, and overcome tough environmental legislations with technologies that meet the sternest requirements.
The marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, Wärtsilä provides the most complete offering of marine solutions for ship owners, operators and shipyards. Wärtsilä’s end-to-end portfolio of integrated systems and lifecycle solutions includes engines, ship design, generating sets, propulsion packages, auxiliary systems, inert gas systems, exhaust gas cleaning systems, seals and bearings, pumps, valves, ballast water management, oil and gas systems, electrical and automation, and a wide range of services.
“Ship owners, operators and shipyards are continuously searching for the most cost-effective solutions for new-buildings and retrofits. Wärtsilä’s immense range of technologically advanced products and smarter solutions enables us collaborate closely with our customers to meet the challenges facing the industry head-on,” said Hans Laheij, Sales Director for Wärtsilä Ship Power.
“Chinese shipyards have managed to reverse the 2012 trend and are seeing an increase in the volume of orders,” he added. “With our footprint in China, which includes over 2000 employees, multiple service centres, and many years of manufacturing through fully-owned companies, licensees and joint ventures, Wärtsilä is fully committed to the Chinese market, and is well-positioned to serve the world's largest shipbuilding market”.
Innovations and Expert Topics
Wärtsilä Ship Power experts will be at Marintec China 2013, and will discuss a variety of topics in the following areas:
The following models will be on display at the Wärtsilä stand (N2F51, Hall 2):
Wärtsilä Press Conference
Wärtsilä will kick off its activity at Marintec China 2013 with a press conference* on 2 December. The press conference will commence at 1500 hours, and will be held at the Ru Meeting Room, 2F Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel, Shanghai. The press conference will be followed by dinner and networking.
* The Wärtsilä press conference is strictly meant for members of the media only
Visit Wärtsilä at Stand N2F51 at Marintec China 2013. To find out more about Wärtsilä solutions for the marine and offshore industries, visit http://www.wartsila.com/en/events/marintec-china-2013.
Wärtsilä in brief
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2012, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.7 billion with approximately 18,900 employees. The company has operations in nearly 170 locations in 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, Finland.