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Wärtsilä Yuchai vend sa plus grosse motorisation pour une drague chinoise

Marine Marchande

The Wärtsilä Yuchai Engine Company Limited (WYEC), a joint venture company founded in 2013, has been contracted to supply two 16-cylinder Wärtsilä 32 engines for a large new sand pumping vessel. The ship is being built at the Dongguan Xiandai Shipbuilding yard for a private Chinese operator, and the order with WYEC was placed in September. The ship will operate on both heavy fuel oil (HFO) and marine diesel oil (MDO).

 

The customer has a leading position as an innovator within the Chinese sand pumping vessel market. The Wärtsilä engines will be the largest ever to be installed