Engine manufacturer benefits from order wave in container segment

Swiss-Chinese WinGD reports a large increase in demand for engines this year. A large number of orders for new container vessels is benefiting the engine manufacturer.

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Swiss-Chinese engine manufacturer WinGd is benefiting from the recent order wave in the container segment.

WinGD – or Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd – reports having received "more than 80 orders" for the company's largest engines this year, as "shipowners continue to invest in large container ships."

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