Wärtsilä has been chosen to provide technical management to Golar LNG, one of the largest independent owners of LNG carriers.
The company has signed a five-year agreement to provide services including remote monitoring of engines, advisory services, maintenance planning and guaranteed availability of personnel and spare parts. In addition, the agreement includes a condition-based maintenance (CBM) system to support optimal performance of installed equipment.
Golar LNG operates a fleet of 13 vessels, both LNG carriers and floating storage regasification units (FSRUs). In total the company has 52 engines, all built by Wärtsilä.