Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

Sovcomflot’s Pskov loads first cargo from Yamal LNG second train

Sovcomflot’s Pskov loads first cargo from Yamal LNG second train
Sovcomflot LNG Carrier Pskov 10 AUGUST 2018 – On 9 August 2018, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier Pskov completed loading at the Port of Sabetta (YNAD), with the first cargo of LNG produced from the second high-tech production line at the Yamal LNG plant. Yesterday marked the launch of...
August 10th, 2018 | LNG, News | Read More

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas
Mr. Caio Zapata M, Chief Executive Officer, ÉNESTAS Largest private LNG business in Mexico boosts SEA\LNG’s presence in the Americas LONDON, 9 August 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine...
August 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Icebreaking LNGC Christophe de Margerie transits Northern Sea Route in record time for July

Icebreaking LNGC Christophe de Margerie transits Northern Sea Route in record time for July
Christophe de Margerie loading Sabetta Dec 2017 Christophe de Margerie, the icebreaking LNG carrier owned and operated by Sovcomflot (SCF Group), has crossed the Northern Sea Route (NSR) in a new record time, for a merchant ship without icebreaker support, during the month of July. The vessel covered...
August 1st, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, LNG, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Crowley Adds Greater Velocity to U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain with First Sailing of new LNG-Powered ConRo Ship

Crowley Adds Greater Velocity to U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain with First Sailing of new LNG-Powered ConRo Ship
The “El Coqui” (San Juan, Puerto Rico; July 31, 2018) – Crowley Maritime Corp.’s new container/roll on-roll off “ConRo” ship El Coquí successfully delivered its first cargo from Jacksonville, Fla., to the company’s modernized Isla Grande Terminal in San Juan yesterday – a...
July 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Container shipping, LNG | Read More

Baleària to invest 60 million euros in switching to natural gas engines in five of its ferries

Baleària to invest 60 million euros in switching to natural gas engines in five of its ferries
The fery “Nápoles” This project is an addition to the two ‘smart ships’ propelled by LNG being built in Italy The shipping company is maintaining its strategic commitment to this clean energy due to its competitivity and commitment to the environment The company Baleària is taking...
July 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues new FSU notations and guidelines for the conversion of existing LNG carriers to FSRUs / FSUs

Bureau Veritas issues new FSU notations and guidelines for the conversion of existing LNG carriers to FSRUs / FSUs
Matthieu de Tugny, COO, Bureau Veritas, Marine & Offshore Bureau Veritas issues new FSU notations and guidelines for the conversion of existing LNG carriers to FSRUs / FSUs The notation FSU – LNG provides the specific classification requirements including structure and safety aspects for floating...
July 30th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipmanagement | Read More

EEAC Kick Off Meeting

EEAC Kick Off Meeting
Wim Groenendijk, President at Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE) presenting Poseidon Med II / External Expert Advisor Committee Meeting On June 22nd 2018 the External Expert Advisory Committee (EEAC) held its opening meeting at the Piraeus Marine Club. The event was marked by the attendance of top Professionals...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

Turbulent Markets; Turbulent Geopolitics…

Turbulent Markets; Turbulent Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI lost 13 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,609… The Geopolitics take a perplexed twist and turn and among other issues there has been major events in British Politics due to the ongoing BREXIT saga. A different wold since last Friday… John Faraclas’ brief recap: The...
July 9th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Rowing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel to Start Operation in 2020

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel to Start Operation in 2020
Image of LBV (Provided by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.) Central LNG Shipping Japan Corporation (Hereinafter: CLS), a joint venture established by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Toyota Tsusho Corporation, and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, announces that CLS has ordered...
July 6th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint project on an LNG-fuelled 200K DWT bulk carrier design

ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint project on an LNG-fuelled 200K DWT bulk carrier design
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) based on its Rule Part GF which adopts IGF Code (regulation for ships using low-flashpoint fuels) to NYK Line and Japan Marine United (JMU) for their joint project on the concept design of an LNG-fueled 200K DWT...
July 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Pollution | Read More

Continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel critical to meeting air Quality & GHG emissions targets

Continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel critical to meeting air Quality & GHG emissions targets
SEA\LNG counsels a pragmatic view on the future of maritime fuels LONDON, 3 July 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today reiterated how critical continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel...
July 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Energy, LNG | Read More

Eagle LNG, Crowley to Provide LNG for Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico

Eagle LNG, Crowley to Provide LNG for Pharmaceutical Company in Puerto Rico
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 27, 2018) ­– Crowley Fuels and Eagle LNG Partners have signed a multi-year agreement to supply a major pharmaceutical company in Puerto Rico with containerized liquefied natural gas (LNG) – an expansion of LNG supply chain services for customers seeking...
June 27th, 2018 | LNG, Medical | Read More

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers
An artist’s impression of PRO 1 Project key to building a reliable global-scale bunkering network  Athens, Greece, June 27th 2018 – ABS has signed a pioneering Joint Development Program (JDP) with  probunkers  to provide technical support as they embark on designing a fleet of specialist...
June 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.

Ince & Co’s landmark US$960 million transaction for longstanding client Golar LNG Limited.
Beatrice Russ, partner, Ince & Co Ince & Co’s London finance team advises Golar LNG on landmark US$960 million post-acceptance lease financing and delivery of FLNG Hilli Episeyo with CSSC Shipping International law firm Ince & Co LLP has advised long-standing client Golar LNG Limited on...
June 22nd, 2018 | Legal, LNG, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…
… FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR CLEAN SHIPPING FUEL AS POSIDONIA SETS GLOBAL MARITIME ENERGY AGENDA Clean fuel is one of global shipping’s hottest topics as the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 deadline for a global sulphur limit in fuel oil used on board ships is fast approaching. And as...
June 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”

“The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018”
Snapshot from the panel, Poseidon Med II event at Laskaridis Historical Library,21/5/2018 LNG for shipping makes headway through Poseidon Med II The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event on 21st May 2018 A truck loading station in Revithoussa LNG terminal, at least three new LNG-powered vessels, one LNG...
May 24th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Eniram signs MoU to participate in Project Forward for developing new generation of bulk carriers

Eniram signs MoU to participate in Project Forward for developing new generation of bulk carriers
New generation of bulk carriers developed by Project Forward. Wärtsilä Corporation, 18 May 2018 at 10 am EET – Eniram, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Athens-based Arista Shipping to participate in the Project Forward initiative, which is led by Arista....
May 18th, 2018 | Bunkering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SEA\LNG bolsters its knowledge base with the addition of Man Diesel & Turbo

SEA\LNG bolsters its knowledge base with the addition of Man Diesel & Turbo
Peter Keller LONDON, 17 MAY 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today announced that it has welcomed MAN Diesel & Turbo (MAN) to its membership coalition. As a world-leading provider of...
May 17th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, News | Read More

“K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line establish…

“K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line establish…
From left to right : LNG Bunkering vessel, LNG Fueled vessel “K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line Establish LNG Bunkering Joint Ventures and Launch the LNG Bunkering Business in Japan Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Eizo Murakami;...
May 10th, 2018 | Bunkering, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG | Read More

Containerships selects Fleetrange

Containerships selects Fleetrange
One of the four new LNG vessel Containerships Nord. copyright Containerships Containerships plc selects Fleetrange for Operational Awareness Finnish logistics company Containerships plc has chosen Fleetrange as the company’s Operational Awareness solution. Fleetrange enables Containerships to easily...
May 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Containers, LNG, Logistics, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Lloyd’s Register to class first ever floating storage regasification unit ordered for Indian waters

Lloyd’s Register to class first ever floating storage regasification unit ordered for Indian waters
01 May 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) recently signed a contract to class the first ever floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) to be ordered for Indian waters. Stationed at Jafrabad port and operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, it will be built to LR’s Rules for the Classification...
May 1st, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

MISC Group welcomes the fifth and final Moss-type LNG carrier

MISC Group welcomes the fifth and final Moss-type LNG carrier
MISC’s Fifth MOSS-Type LNG Carrier, the Seri Cemara MISC Group, a leading provider of international energy-related maritime solutions and services, today announced it has taken delivery of Seri Cemara, the final edition to a series of five MOSS-Type Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers. The 150,200...
April 30th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG

GAC Taiwan lands agency contract from DSLNG
LNG Maleo ©DSLNG Taiwan, 30 April 2018 – GAC Taiwan has secured an agency contract from Donggi Senoro Liquefied Natural Gas (DSLNG), Indonesia’s leading liquefied natural gas provider, to handle its vessels’ calls and provide discharge agency and husbandry services at the ports of Taichung and...
April 30th, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Ship Agencies | Read More

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies

Crowley, PowerSecure to Develop LNG Microgrids for Resilient, Dependable Power Supplies
Crowley carries LNG in ISO tanks to Abbvie Pharmaceuticals in Puerto Rico following the company’s plant expansion and conversion to LNG. (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 23, 2018) – Crowley FUELS and PowerSecure, a Southern Company subsidiary, have formed an alliance to develop and deploy microgrid...
April 23rd, 2018 | Energy, LNG, Logistics | Read More

Samskip brings Rotterdam into Nor Lines’ flexible LNG-powered service network

Samskip brings Rotterdam into Nor Lines’ flexible LNG-powered service network
MV Kvitbjorn Samskip subsidiary Nor Lines will include calls at Rotterdam for the first time in its weekly multipurpose liner service connecting to Western, Mid and Northern Norway, with effect from June 1st. The service is provided by Nor Lines’ state of the art, LNG-fuelled vessels MV Kvitnos and...
April 19th, 2018 | Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG | Read More