Wärtsilä Water Quality Systems increase the life of both seal and bearing products by filtering the water supply to remove any particulates or abrasive present in the raw water supply. More importantly, using an advanced water quality system that controls and monitors water flow, pressure and temperatures together with the option of an electronic bearing wear down gauge, operators are able to extend shaft withdrawal periods to an equal level with vessels using oil as a stern tube bearing lubricant.
Designed to provide filtered water for open and closed lubricated stern tube systems, providing increased impressive longevity of installed equipment. A range of pumped and or filtered supply systems for open and closed water applications are available:
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Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.