From June 1st L-3 Valmarine, as part of L-3 Marine Systems International, become a part of Wärtsilä Corp.
Wärtsilä Corp. is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. To have an owner with focus on the marine segment will be a great gain for our customer and for the Company.
L-3 Valmarine will from June 1st change name to Wärtsilä Valmarine. Wärtsilä Valmarine will continue to operate as normal delivering sophisticated solutions and high-quality products that fulfill your expectations. We will continue to focus on supplying you with our well-know Integrated Ship Automation and Integrated Navigation systems. We are constantly involved in the development of new and better solutions to meet the market demands for better and safer automation- and navigation system for the future – a process involving close to co-operation with our key customers.
We look forward to continue co-operation with you!
For more information and official press release see here
Wärtsilä Valmarine is a major supplier of ship automation and navigation systems world-wide. We work closely with our customers to develop innovative technical solutions focusing on safety, quality and lifetime costs. The result is our fully integrated ship control concept offering unique multi-functionality, redundancy and reliability. The cruise vessel market is the core business and the company is a market leader for ship automation in this segment.
In general, the systems are designed with a high degree of automation and safety, enabling the company also to be present on both Ro-Pax, Naval, LNG, offshore and other special purpose vessels.
The company employs 100 people and is headquartered in Norway, with a branch office in Finland and cooperation partners in Italy, France, Singapore, China and Korea.