About Wärtsilä in Singapore
Wärtsilä in brief
Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2015, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.
Wärtsilä in Singapore
The marine and offshore engineering industry in Singapore has come a long way since a group of shipyards came together in 1968 to form a collective body to champion and develop the ship repair and shipbuilding industry.
Today, the industry comprises a comprehensive ecosystem of shipyards, classification societies and companies engaged in manufacturing, supply and servicing of marine and offshore equipment and products as well as providers of naval design, engineering services and marine solutions.
Wärtsilä In Singapore was set up in 1982 and today, it has over 1000 professionals in 4 different locations in the west, to serve our customers in both the marine and the power plant sectors. We have three workshops in Pandan Crescent with a total floor area of 18,588 sq m for the engine servicing, overhauling, repairing and reconditioning of marine 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines of all makes , one workshop for Electrical & Automation services in Gul Drive and one workshop in Benoi for the pumps. Our workshop in Gul, builds switchboards for control panels for marine, offshore and landbased industries. We also have a wharf of 110 m and we can provide mechanical engineering works and emergency repair alongside.
On 22nd September 2008, Wärtsilä acquired a leading naval architecture and ship design company Conan Wu & Associates Pte Ltd (CWA), headquartered in Singapore. On June 9th 2009, Conan Wu & Associates have changed its name to Wärtsilä Ship Design Singapore Pte Ltd.
On 1st January 2010, Wärtsilä Automation Services Singapore Pte Ltd was integrated into Wärtsilä Singapore Pte Ltd. We will continue to operate in 2 existing premises (Pandan Crescent and Gul Drive).
In 2011, Wärtsilä have acquired a seals and bearings business called Cedervall.
In 2012, Wärtsilä have acquired Hamworthy PLC and MMI Boiler Management Pte Ltd.
In 2015, Wärtsilä has acquired the Marine Systems International (L3-MSI)
Today, our customers can rely on Wärtsilä as a "Total Solutions" provider.