• Result 2023

    Wärtsilä in the USA

About Wärtsilä in the United States

Wärtsilä established its US operations in 1979 through its subsidiary Wärtsilä North America, Inc. (WNA). Wärtsilä employs professionals in 8 regional locations across the US. This also includes LOCK-N-STITCH, Wärtsilä Energy Storage Inc. and Defense Maritime Solutions. 

WNA’s Energy and Marine teams serve the commercial power market (utilities, independent power producers, industrial) and maritime market (cruise & ferry, merchant, offshore and special vessel) in the United States. Wärtsilä North America has installed 4+GW of power in the US and provides life cycle services for these industry segments.

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Our Businesses

Wärtsilä Energy helps our customers in decarbonisation by developing market-leading technologies. These cover future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS energy management platform.

Wärtsilä Marine serves both newbuild and lifecycle services markets. Our portfolio includes products and solutions aiming at vessels’ emissions reduction as well as power and voyage optimisation. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise.

Shaping the decarbonisation
of marine and energy

Wärtsilä accelerates the transition towards marine decarbonisation and the shift to a 100% renewable energy future. Marine and energy sectors account for roughly a third of the world’s carbon emissions. This is why we pioneer and introduce solutions and services that help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. 

We join forces with other ecosystem players to think outside the box, innovate, and develop collaborative solutions for our industries to overcome the most pressing challenge of our time.

Examples of our strategic projects and partnerships: 

  • E E award banner

    Wärtsilä Awarded Prestigious Recognition by Environment+Energy Leader on Earth Day

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  • Carnival partner in sustainability pilot project

    Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation partner in sustainability pilot project to reduce plastic waste

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  • Electrification and integration service agreement

    Wärtsilä signs Electrification and Integration Services agreement for USA’s first zero-emission high speed ferries project

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