Wartsila And Crowley Continue And Expand Fleet Maintenance Agreement

- Mar 27, 2018-

Wärtsilä and Crowley Petroleum Services USA have extended and extended their maintenance agreement and continued to provide services for 11 articulated towed barges (ATBs) of Crowley.welding elbow


It is reported that this type of articulated tow barge adopts a hinge system that can connect a powerful large ocean-going tugboat (bucket shipyard sale) to the tail of an (oil) barge, enabling the tugboat to push and manipulate the front barge operation.duplex steel flange


Wärtsilä and Crowley signed an agreement in December 2017 to extend the service contract period from 2019 to 2023, covering 22 Wärtsilä engines for the installation of 11 articulated towed barges. ).


According to the contract, Crowley can obtain Wärtsilä's extensive maintenance package, can quickly obtain technical services and solve problems, and act and respond quickly in an unpredicted environment. The agreement also includes providing on-site services to ensure performance guarantees in time-sensitive situations. The Wärtsilä support team will quickly solve the problem and increase the maximum operating time of the ship.super stainless steel pipe fitting


This contract is also Wartsila's first maintenance contract covering the entire propulsion system, including seals and bearings.


Crowley operates and manages the largest fleet of oil and chemical oil tankers that fly the American flag. If the pending acquisition of the three SeaRiver Maritime oil tankers is counted, Crowley will operate a total of 40 large oil tankers in compliance with the Jones Act in the United States, with a total oil capacity of more than 12 million barrels.