Wärtsilä Voyage obtained Port Web Link Global, an international port services business headquartered in Vancouver,Canada The action is meant to speed up Wärtsilä Voyage along its course in the direction of developing an end-to-end linked maritime ecological community.
The deal was authorized and also enclosed June 2022.
Port Web Link and also Wärtsilä Voyage have actually partnered in the past– working together on jobs consisting of the co-development of a Port Management Information System (PMIS) for the biggest Mediterranean and also African port, Tanger Med, the Callao Port Authority (Peru) innovation task, and also the shipment of Brazil’s initial Smart Port Solution at Porto do Acu.
“Bringing PortLink into Wärtsilä Voyage isn’t just about expanding our portfolio, but further strengthening our expertise in the smart port sector by bringing in highly experienced people into our team. Their domain expertise and portfolio perfectly complement Wärtsilä Voyage’s smart ports vision — a critical piece in our larger ambition of building an end-to-end connected ship-to-shore logistic management and voyage optimization ecosystem,” claimed Sean Fernback, President, Wärtsilä Voyage and also Executive Vice President, Wärtsilä.
Founded in 2007, Port Web link offers port effectiveness services, consisting of Port Management Information Systems (PMIS), Port Community Systems (COMPUTER), Pilotage Dispatch systems and also Local Port Services (LPS).