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  • Press release |

    Wilhelmsen enters into an agreement to acquire Vopak Agencies, strengthening it’s leading position as preferred global agent

    Wilhelmsen Port Services has entered into an agreement with Vopak to acquire 100% of Vopak Agencies and 50% of Diize. Vopak Agencies and Diize are highly complementary and a perfect match for the global reach of Wilhelmsen Port Servicesmaritime network of

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    Finally - a first for us

    Captain Lee Eun Ran is not the world’s first female captain but a significant milestone given that shipping is still a male dominated industry and has been the same for decades. Today, Wilhelmsen Ship Management has conferred their first female Korean captain

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    SIRE 2.0 safety update for welding on tankers

    Safety update for welding on Tankers

    What are the revisions in OCIMF SIRE 2.0 and what actions do you need to take to stay compliant? Sire video block Seafarers have to carry out a variety of challenging tasks to ensure optimal maintenance and smooth operation of the vessel. Welding and other

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    Getting our crew ready for SIRE 2.0

    The new SIRE 2.0 regime is expected to become operational soon. It is our upmost priority to ensure that our crew can transition into the new regime without overloading them with too much information as they perform their day-to-day duties. The new SIRE 2

  • News |

    Wilhelmsen completes acquisition of 100 % of Stromme from Seven Seas in line with growth strategy for the Ships Service portfolio of maritime essentials

    When established in 1971, Stromme became the first specialised cargo hold cleaning company in the marine industry. Today the company is a leading global player with extensive specialised experience within their field, providing customers with high quality

  • Press release |

    Results for the second quarter 2022

    Consistent performance from the operating businesses delivered EBITDA of USD 39 million, with the Wilhelmsen group also benefitting from a strong contribution from associates in the second quarter. This was offset by negative (unrealized) financial losses

  • Event
    Presentation of second quarter 2022 results

    Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA: Invitation to webcast presentation of second quarter 2022 results

    Wilhelmsen will publish its second quarter and half year results for 2022 at or around 18:00 CET on Thursday 18 August 2022. The report and presentation material will be made available on and A live webcast presentation
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    Wilhelmsen joins industry partners to launch innovation competition to drive Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

    Wilhelmsen have joined forces with Hafnia, Anglo American, RightShip, Rio Tinto, and Thome Group to launch Maritime Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Innovation Lab 2022. The innovation lab is an open competition for interested participants (individuals

  • News |

    WManager 1-2022

    Wilhelmsen Ship Management's in-house magazine WManager 1-2022 singles We had a fantastic past 6 months and the maritime world is picking up pace.  Not long ago, the steel cutting of a mega orderbook from MPC Capital for 6 methanol-ready containerships was

  • Wilhelmsen insights |
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    Why improper mooring tail selection compromises safety

    Choosing to buy a lower-strength, lighter mooring tail than the rope is a misguided strategy that can compromise the integrity of your entire mooring configuration and the safety of those tasked with handling the lines", says Mark Levis, Wilhelmsen Ships