Wärtsilä fulfills largest Chinese methanol newbuild order


Wärtsilä is to supply 60 32M methanol engines for COSCO and OOCL in the largest methanol engine order from China to date

Wärtsilä is to supply methanol-fuelled auxiliary engines for five new container vessels for COSCO Shipping Lines and seven new container vessels for Orient Overseas Container Line.

The order for three 8-cylinder and two 6-cylinder Wärtsilä 32M engines per vessel represents the Chinese maritime sector’s largest order to date for methanol-fuelled newbuilds.

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