Among the largest passenger vessels built to date, m/s Viking Grace is the most environmentally sound and most energy efficient. Wärtsilä has provided a multitude of environmentally sound solutions to the ship.
A New Design for Propulsion Control The new Wärtsilä Propulsion Control System is a comprehensive system of levers and touch-screen interfaces, designed to suit all the possible propulsion configurations of a modern ship.
For all sizes of large, fast, container ships of from around 3000 to more than 10,000 TEU capacity, at service speeds of around 25 knots, the Wärtsilä RT-flex96C and RTA96C low-speed engines provide a comprehensive engine programme.
The Wärtsilä open loop scrubber system is based on the same technology as that used in Wärtsilä Hamworthy’s inert gas systems for more than 50 years. The system operates in an open loop utilizing seawater to remove SOx from the exhaust.