Media, news and events list


  • Press release |
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    WSS perfectly placed to serve growing Asian cruise business

    With Royal Caribbean’s headline-grabbing Quantum of the Seas home-ported in Shanghai for 2015 and TUI Cruises launching its inaugural Asian season; all eyes are on Asia’s rapidly expanding cruise market.

  • Press release | (Updated )
    Emilia Shao

    WSS appoints new Ships Agency Manager for China

    Heading up the ships agency sales team in China, Emilia Shao brings both in-depth industry experience and an eclectic academic background to one of WSS’s largest agency markets.

  • Press release | (Updated )

    WSS warns of potential problems with ECA-busting low sulphur fuels

    New 0.1% sulphur limits in emission control areas (ECA) have increased the use of distillate fuels, but without careful management and treatment, they can cause significant harm to engines according to WSS experts.

  • Press release | (Updated )
    Kim Jensen

    WSS opens distribution hub in Korea

    New distribution centre offers improved product lead times for customers in Japan, China, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan

  • Press release | (Updated )
    Emilia Shao

    Ctrip appoints WSS as General Agent for cruise ship venture

    China’s leading travel services provider Ctrip has strengthened its expansion into the cruise market with the appointment of Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) as its General Agent in China.

  • Press release | (Updated )
    Harald Lundestad

    Thome Ship Management signs Safety Service Agreement with WSS

    Singapore-based Thome have signed a Safety Service agreement with Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS).

  • Wilhelmsen insights |

    Proper cargo hold cleaning procedures mean good risk management

    What is the most important part of a bulk carrier? The bridge perhaps or maybe the engine room? In truth, it is cargo holds that are the key to the ship’s profitability.

  • Wilhelmsen insights | Updated

    R-22 – The Final Countdown

    For Europe R-22 is a refrigerant of the past,as it was phased out across the EU back in 2010, due to it’s Ozone Depletion Potential. However, the rest of the world is still using R-22 , despite the fact that it will be completely phased out by the Montreal Protocol in 2030.

  • Wilhelmsen insights | Updated

    Prepare for a low GWP future

    New F-gas regulation was introduced in the EU - January 2015. All vessels today have requirements for refrigeration on-board. The following paper states how, and what will be restricted.

  • Wilhelmsen insights | Updated
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    Protecting and promoting seafarer health in the maritime eco-system

    Seafaring has always been considered a dangerous occupation. The crews of merchant ships are exposed to extremes of weather, operational hazards and dangerous cargoes to say nothing of the risks from serious casualties. But while the focus of loss prevention and safety initiatives is rightly on protecting seafarers from physical accidents, the risks to health from shipboard infections are an ever present danger.

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