ADVISORY, May 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Wärtsilä Corporation [WRT1V], a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. 2015 marks Wärtsilä’s 100th year as a public company. Wärtsilä has three businesses including Ship Power, Power Plants and Services.
In honor of the occasion, Björn Rosengren, Chief Executive Officer will ring the Opening Bell together with Jukka Pietikäinen, Consul General of Finland in New York and Ritva Koukku-Ronde, Ambassador of Finland in Washington D.C.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, May 4, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Wärtsilä Corporation Media Contact:
Executive Vice President, Communications & Branding
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Wärtsilä Corporation [WRT1V]:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
In 2014, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4,8 billion with approximately 17,700 employees. The company has operations in more than 200 locations in nearly 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, Finland.
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