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Wärtsilä forms joint venture with China's biggest shipbuilder

Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä has formed a joint venture with China State Shipbuilding Corporation focused on high-tech applications for ships, including automation.

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Wärtsilä is making a real entrance into the Chinese market with a new joint venture alongside the country's biggest yard group, China State Shipbuilding Corporation, CSSC.

The Finnish engine manufacturer informs in a press release that the new venture will be named CSSC Wärtsilä Electrical & Automation Ltd (CWE&A) and will focus on the growing Chinese market for electrical and automated applications.

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