Merchant solutions - your partner in Ship Power
Winterhur Gas & Diesel provides environmentally and economically sound integrated solutions for powering ships. In so doing we add value to the businesses of ship owners and operators around the world. Our Merchant business has a professional focus, not only on power and propulsion, but also on maintaining and operating seaborne transportation in more economical and sustainable ways.
The world’s merchant fleet represents almost 80% of all the vessels ordered each year. Of these, 85% are powered by two-stroke engines and the remainder by four-stroke engines. With the environment and fuel economy likely to be the future market drivers WinGD is positioned as the most suitable systems provider for extended ship power solutions. Our Merchant sales and service network provides a unique, competitive offering that is based on a deep understanding of our customers’ businesses, and which generates solutions that help them to achieve their business goals.
Winterthur Gas & Diesel follows and supports its customers’ projects throughout the life cycle of the installation. Through early involvement and long-term commitment, we provide everything from ship design and a comprehensive product portfolio, to integrated solutions and lifelong after-sales support.