Wärtsilä Alignment & Measurement Services
Exceeding customer expectations

Expertise to rely on

The best way to keep on top of alignment problems is to prevent them from even becoming one. That’s why at Wärtsilä we have advanced solutions for aligning all types of rotating and non-rotating equipment.

With extensive knowledge and understanding of how propulsion systems behave and should be maintained, Wärtsilä has become a leading supplier of marine propulsion systems, from the engine to the propeller and everything in between.
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Technology at the forefront

From providing accurate measurements to detecting vertical or horizontal misalignment, we offer all-encompassing alignment and measurement services using our patented gyro laser technology.

With our ground-breaking technology engineers can compare the bending curve against the bearing load and restore the shaft line to its correct position within two hours. 
Accuracy is everything.
    Benefits

    With our expertise in advanced alignment and measurement procedures, we can help ship owners and operators by:

    • increasing operating time and productivity
    • reducing wear and downtime
    • providing pin-outs and live visual displays
    • delivering fast and accurate measurements.
    Application
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    We work on both new and existing operational equipment spanning:
    • stern tubes
    • propeller shaft and intermediate shafts
    • engines
    • gearboxes
    • shaft generators
    • rudders
    • hulls.

    Articles


    An overview of the shaft line arrangement on a ship

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    What is hull deflection?


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    Flexible alignment monitoring on the go

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    Contact us

    Contact our 24/7 customer support at sls247@wartsila.com for assistance with shaft line solutions.

    To enable prompt response, please indicate the Equipment Serial Number or the name of the vessel. Equipment Serial Number is taken from the equipment nameplate and includes all letters and numbers as given on the equipment nameplate.

    For all other enquiries, please fill in the online form. Fields indicated with an asterisk (*) are required. We aim to respond within 1-2 business days depending on the scope of your enquiry.

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