Address: Fleets Corner, Poole, Dorset, BH17 0JT, UK
Phone: +44 1202 662600
Fax: +44 1202 666363
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Kelvyn Derrick, Chief Executive
Last modified: 2012-02-23
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On 31st January 2012, Hamworthy was acquired by Wärtsilä Corporation.
The official name is now Wärtsilä Hamworthy Ltd.
Wärtsilä Hamworthy is a market-leading global company providing specialist equipment and service to marine and offshore and onshore oil and gas markets. We provide a wide range of innovative solutions for our customers across a number of long-term growth markets.
Our leading position in key sectors, track record of success and financial strength provide the solid foundations from which we will further develop and grow the business.
Our main market today is the new building of specialist ship types, predominantly oil and gas carriers and cruise ships. We are putting increased focus on growing our position in related markets with different cycles with particular emphasis on oil and gas production. We are also increasing our aftersales services across our whole range of existing and new businesses.
Wärtsilä Hamworthy employs over 1'100 people. It is headquartered in Poole, Dorset and has design, development and production facilities in the UK, Norway, Denmark, Singapore and a modern assembly plant in China. In addition there are sales and service offices in Korea, China, USA, The Netherlands, Spain, India and the Middle East.
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