Media, news and events

Welcome to our media resource centre! Here you will find our latest news, reports and events. For greater insight on issues affecting our industry, contact one of our media spokespersons or maritime experts.


  • Press release |

    Wilhelmsen supports visionary ideas set to help a billion people

    “As a global company, we see it as natural to support big ideas that can benefit society at large”, says Thomas Wilhelmsen, group CEO. “We wish to stimulate the people behind grand ideas and help them bring their concepts to life”.

  • Event
    Presentation of the results for the fourth quarter of 2016 Strandveien 20, 1366 Lysaker Norway

    Presentation of the results for the fourth quarter of 2016

    Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA and Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA are pleased to invite analysts, investors, lenders and media to a joint session for presentation of the results for the fourth quarter of 2016.
  • News |
    MNMU interns

    Korean Student-Interns at WSM Malaysia

    Korean maritime students receive hands-on experience in onshore ship management.

  • Industry perspective |
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    Pest inspection requirements in the maritime industry

    The maritime industry is the most dangerous sector for spreading various exotic pest species around the world, hence insects or their egg masses can be easily carried on ships and in cargo unnoticed.

  • Press release |

    Wilhelmsen and Wallenius one step closer to merging jointly owned investments

    Wilhelmsen and Wallenius have signed an agreement leading to a new ownership structure for their jointly owned investments in Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics, EUKOR Car Carriers and American Roll on Roll off Carrier.

  • Press release |

    Sandvik to accelerate digital shift in Wilhelmsen

    The Wilhelmsen group hires Inge André Sandvik as head of digital solutions, starting January 2017.

  • Industry perspective |
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    Pioneering successful testing of R407f as R404A replacement

    With the phase out of R404A refrigerant now gathering pace, due to its sky-high global warming potential (GWP), the search for an environmentally friendly alternative is more pressing than ever.

  • Industry perspective |
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    A Low Sulphur Future (video)

    Commenting on the IMO’s recent announcement regarding new global sulphur limits Sachin Gupta, Business Manager, Oil Solutions explains just why systematic fuel treatment is so important as we approach 2020.

  • Press release |

    Political donation

    The board of Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding has decided to support the non-socialist parties Høyre and Fremskrittspartiet with NOK 100 000 and NOK 75 000 respectively.

  • Press release |
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    Safety merger complete

    We are pleased to inform you that as of 30 November, the financial transaction related to the announced merger between the safety business in Wilhelmsen Maritime Services AS (WMS) and Survitec Group Ltd (Survitec) has been completed.