SWZ|Maritime’s March 2022 issue: EU shipbuilding gets lost in naivety

SWZ|Maritime’s March 2022 issue: EU shipbuilding gets lost in naivety

Hope and optimism keep us going, but one can also get lost in it. As with too much optimism people like to forget reality. Long before the 24th of February, simple people like me could see that the so-called “exercise” posed a real threat to peace. Yet, most of us...
Wärtsilä to deliver first methanol fuel supply system for Van Oord’s Boreas

Wärtsilä to deliver first methanol fuel supply system for Van Oord’s Boreas

Wärtsilä has developed a dedicated fuel supply system for methanol, MethanolPac, as interest in methanol grows as a pathway to decarbonisation. The system will be installed alongside the debut of the Wärtsilä 32 Methanol engine on Van Oord’s new wind turbine...
Van Oord’s new WTIV will be methanol-electric

Van Oord’s new installation vessel to be equipped with Wärtsilä’s first newbuild methanol engines

Wärtsilä has received its first order for newbuild methanol-fuelled engines. A new offshore installation vessel being built for Dutch contracting company Van Oord at Yantai CIMC Raffles shipyard in China will be powered by five Wärtsilä 32 engines capable of operating...