Wärtsilä and Turboden embark on marine ECC project

Marine industry systems provider Wärtsilä has signed an exclusive agreement with Italian Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) technology company Turboden to jointly develop, market and distribute the Wärtsilä Marine Engine Combined Cycle (ECC) product.

The joint development work will initially focus on applying ORC technology for ship applications and the Wärtsilä Marine ECC product is expected to enter the market during 2011.