Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs
  LNG proves compelling for VLCCs  New independent study confirms LNG delivers strong return on investment for VLCCs on the Arabian Gulf to China trade route LONDON, December 12 2019: SEA\LNG has today released the results of its third investment study, which underlines liquefied...
December 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Tankers | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia
… From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia FIRST CHINESE-BUILT CRUISE SHIP READY FOR ARCTIC ADVENTURES At the forefront of China’s expanding cruise market is China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), who recently delivered the first ever Chinese-built, Polar-class expedition cruise ship,...
November 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, LNG, Maritime Tourism | Read More

IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai

IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai
IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai Date: March 11-12, 2020 Location: Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel, (QE2), Dubai, UAE WHERE THE BUNKER INDUSTRY CONNECTS Save the date: March 11-12, 2020   ADD TO CALENDAR By March 2020, the IMO sulphur...
November 26th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Oil Industry | Read More

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy
Aldworth Mbalati, Chief Executive Officer, DNG Energy South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy Company to commence LNG bunkering operations from Algoa Bay in 2020 in line with ongoing investment drive London, November 20, 2019 – DNG Energy, the leading South...
November 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, LNG, Person Profiles | Read More

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore
Saunak Rai The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore Saunak Rai, a leading specialist in the shipping of natural gas and other cargoes, has been formally appointed an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA). Mr Rai, who is based in...
November 18th, 2019 | Academia, Bunkering, HR, LNG, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places | Read More

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors
Babcock’s LPG Fuel Gas Supply System Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors Babcock’s LGE business – the global leader in liquid gas solutions – is celebrating its 26th order of 2019 from the world’s largest shipyards in South Korea and China, including several...
November 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, LPG | Read More

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition
Prokopakis probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition  probunkers takes part in the multi-stakeholder environmental partnership Athens, Greece, 7 November 2019 – probunkers has become member of the “Getting to Zero” Coalition.  Aiming to lead the change towards clean marine fuels through...
November 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

Sovcomflot signs financing and time-charter agreements for the first icebreaking LNG carrier for Arctic LNG 2 project

Sovcomflot signs financing and time-charter agreements for the first icebreaking LNG carrier for Arctic LNG 2 project
  Sovcomflot signs financing and time-charter agreements for the first icebreaking LNG carrier for Arctic LNG 2 project SCF Group and VEB.RF Group, a Russian financial institution, signed an agreement for lease financing of the lead ship in a series of icebreaking LNG carriers expected to be built...
November 4th, 2019 | Chartering, Icebreakers, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance | Read More

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route

Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route
.Sovcomflot Sovcomflot advances green shipping along the Northern Sea Route Two large-capacity Sovcomflot tankers using cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel, Mendeleev Prospect and Lomonosov Prospect, have successfully completed their respective voyages eastbound along the Northern Sea Route (NSR).  Lomonosov...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Environment, LNG, Tenders | Read More

Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled

Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled
AET’s Eagle Blane and Eagle Balder were unveiled at a naming ceremony held at the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) Geoje Shipyard, South Korea, today Two of the world’s first LNG Dual-Fuel Dynamic Positioning Shuttle Tankers unveiled in South Korea​ Next-generation DPSTs to serve on long-term...
October 16th, 2019 | LNG, Tankers | Read More

The BDI@1,873; better days ahead?

The BDI@1,873; better days ahead?
John Faraclas The BDI@1,873; better days ahead? Let’s hope that the BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  rises again above the 2,400 points and that better days are very near for all as well as for the Wets. Geopolitics lost in space…. John Faraclas’ brief midweek recap: The BDI gained 72 points earlier on...
October 9th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today

Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today
Study underlines LNG is the most commercially viable alternative fuel for shipping today LNG is the current front runner as the maritime industry looks to comply with both external pressure and stricter environmental legislation LONDON, 17th SEPTEMBER 2019: SEA\LNG released the findings of a new...
September 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, LNG | Read More

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue

Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue
.  Innovations in LNG: the Gastech issue  THE ACCELERATING DEVELOPMENT OF SEABORNE LNG LNG carriers are evolving rapidly, with innovative containment systems, propulsion methods and re-liquefaction systems responding to charterers’ and shipowners’ changing needs. FSRU MARKET SEES...
September 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

The ABS solution for twin screw vibration

The ABS solution for twin screw vibration
An ABS technical investigation identified occasional vibrations exceeding limits on a twin propeller LNG carrier during the second gas trial An ABS technical investigation, conducted at the request of a prominent Greek-based operator of LNG carriers, identified occasional, but infrequent, vibrations...
September 11th, 2019 | Insight, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019

Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019
James Hermary, Product Manager, LNG Applications, Trelleborg Fluid Handling Solutions Trelleborg to showcase comprehensive LNG offering at Gastech 2019 August 28, 2019 – Trelleborg will showcase its portfolio of industry leading LNG transfer technology at this year’s Gastech in Texas (17 –...
August 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, LNG | Read More

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel

Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel
. Høglund to supply gas solutions to Norway’s first LNG bunker vessel Oslo, 27 August 2019 – Høglund has been awarded a contract by Bergen Tankers to deliver a cargo handling system (CHS) for the LNG bunker vessel Bergen LNG, the company announced today.  As part of a long-term charter...
August 28th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier

Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier
Image of LNG-fuelled Ore carrier Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier August 5th, 2019 Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (herein called “K” Line) is proud to announce that “K” Line and Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (herein...
August 5th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SCF marks the first year of operating LNG-fuelled oil tankers

SCF marks the first year of operating LNG-fuelled oil tankers
Igor Tonkovidov SCF marks the first year of operating LNG-fuelled oil tankers Since taking delivery of the first of its ‘Green Funnel’ LNG-fuelled Aframax crude oil tankers a year ago, in July 2018, PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) has accumulated data showing that using LNG as a primary fuel for...
July 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Bunkering, LNG, Tankers | Read More

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system
.. Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system. LR to support LNG growth in China through collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS. 8 July 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed...
July 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference

SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference
SAVE THE DATE for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference Mark your calendar for our Alternative Fuels Online Conference 09:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon CEST 25 September 2019 Add to your calendar To provide an overview of the technical and regulatory landscape of the many alternative fuels, DNV GL will hold...
July 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets
The new Ultramax Bulk Carrier design meets the IMO 2030 environmental targets. Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets Wärtsilä Corporation,  02 July 2019 at 10:00 EET The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese...
July 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019
Snapshot from the Roundtable discussion (from left: Stella Fyfe, Bunkernet; Joseph Florentin, DESFA; Oleg Kalinin, SCF Management Services; Peter Wallace, Lavar Shipping; Antonis Trakakis, Arista Shipping; George Polychroniou, DEPA; Panayiotis Mitrou, Lloyd’s Register) The outcomes of Poseidon Med...
June 13th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders
The AFI platform covers LNG, LPG and methanol, as well as emission reducing technologies such as scrubbers and batteries. DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders Oslo, 7 June 2019: At DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press flash, Martin Wold, head of the Alternative...
June 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers

Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers
Artem Dovlatov, CEO of VEB-Leasing (Left) and Nikolai Kolesnikov, EVP and CFO Sovcomflot (Right) Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers Today, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Sovcomflot and VEB.RF Group announced the...
June 7th, 2019 | Banking, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More