Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

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

AET Tankers and Shell enter into time charter arrangements for two LNG fuelled Aframax tankers

AET Tankers and Shell enter into time charter arrangements for two LNG fuelled Aframax tankers
Perspective of an AET LNG dual-fuelled Aframax tanker Today in London, AET Inc. Limited and Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited formalised arrangements for the long-term charter of AET’s two newbuild LNG dual-fuelled Aframax tankers. AET’s two 113,000 dwt vessels are...
April 12th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Delivery of World’s First LNG-Fuelled Bulk Carrier Announced

Delivery of World’s First LNG-Fuelled Bulk Carrier Announced
The Ilshin Green Iris (picture courtesy Lloyd’s Register) MAN B&W ME-GI engine powers 191-metre newbuilding The delivery of the ‘Ilshin Green Iris’, the world’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier, has been announced. The vessel was constructed at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) in Korea for Ilshin...
April 10th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SCF Group concludes USD 252 million long-term credit facility

SCF Group concludes USD 252 million long-term credit facility
From the signing of the agreement* PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) is pleased to announce that it has signed a new USD 252 million 7-year credit facility with a consortium of six leading international banks, which includes: ABN AMRO Bank; BNP Paribas; Citibank; ING Bank; KfW IPEX-Bank, and Société Générale. The...
April 6th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, LNG, News, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 27 March 2018 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for an LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt class very large ore carrier (VLOC). Following the announcement of the IMO’s SOx emission limitations from...
March 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers

Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers
he tankers will feature a Wärtsilä VOC recovery module that will eliminate VOC emissions and enable notable fuel savings. Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2018 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) recovery technology, LNG fuel gas...
March 26th, 2018 | Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SEA\LNG strengthens ties with Japan as two new members join growing coalition

SEA\LNG strengthens ties with Japan as two new members join growing coalition
Peter Keller of SEA\LNG “K” LINE Group and Uyeno Group of Companies join SEA\LNG to inspire discussion and collaboration in Asia-Pacific’s thriving LNG hub LONDON, 01 MARCH 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas...
March 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

MISC group welcomes its fourth Moss-type LNG carrier

MISC group welcomes its fourth Moss-type LNG carrier
MISC’s Fourth MOSS-Type LNG Carrier, the Seri Camar MISC Group, a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider has today taken delivery of Seri Camar, the fourth in a series of five MOSS-Type Seri C Class Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers. The 150,200 CBM LNG carrier...
February 28th, 2018 | Company Profiles, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

The future is ecoSMRT with Babcock

The future is ecoSMRT with Babcock
… Babcock has been contracted to supply its ground-breaking ecoSMRT® LNG reliquefaction technology to four recently ordered LNG carriers being built at Hyundai Heavy Industries’ Ulsan and Samho shipyards in South Korea. Offering unparalleled efficiency, cost and footprint savings, ecoSMRT® innovative...
February 27th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Smart people for smart shipping

Smart people for smart shipping
l to r: Dr. Martin Stopford, Jemima Harris, Dr. Kirsi Tikka and Sue Terpilowski Having looked at various topics of interest in recent months such as China’s emerging One Belt, One Road strategy and the growth of renewables in the global energy mix, Clarksons’ latest special seminar turned its attention...
February 23rd, 2018 | Chartering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry, Ship Demolitions, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”

Poseidon Med II event: “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront”
Snapshot from the audience with Panagiotis Chatziperos at the podium “Air quality & emission measurements in ports at the forefront” The outcomes of Poseidon Med II workshop in Piraeus on 16th February 2018 Air quality, the leading priority of European ports, was the focus of last Friday discussion,...
February 23rd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

Wärtsilä to ensure and optimise the performance of four TMS Cardiff Gas vessels

Wärtsilä to ensure and optimise the performance of four TMS Cardiff Gas vessels
… Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 February 2018 at 11 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is expanding its co-operation with the Athens based ship management company TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd. Under the recently signed maintenance agreement, Wärtsilä ensures the maintenance predictability...
February 22nd, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

World’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier delivered

World’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier delivered
Image of the LNG-fuelled bulk carrier 50,000 dwt LNG-fuelled bulk carrier uses new LNG storage material approved by LR 21 February 2018 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) and ILSHIN LOGISTICS have successfully delivered the world’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier under the dual-class of Lloyd’s Register...
February 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, News | Read More

SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers

SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers
David Moorhouse, member of the Board of Directors at Sovcomflot, Chairman of the Committee for Innovative Development and Technical Policy of the Board of Directors; Evgeny Ambrosov, Senior Executive Vice-President of SCF Group; Mark Quartermain, Vice-President of Crude Trading for Shell; Dr. Grahaeme...
February 20th, 2018 | Chartering, LNG, Markets, Tankers | Read More

“Air quality measurements in ports”, PPA 16 February 2018

“Air quality measurements in ports”,  PPA 16 February 2018
Piraeus Port Authority “Air quality measurements in ports”, at the Piraeus Port Authority, 16 February 2018 Interesting discussions on air pollution measurements in ports and deployment of LNG as alternative fuel will be the focus of the forthcoming EU co-funded Poseidon Med II event which will...
February 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Pollution | Read More

SEA\LNG launches LNG bunker navigator tool

SEA\LNG launches LNG bunker navigator tool
New tool provides evolving overview of the rapid development of LNG bunkering infrastructure AMSTERDAM, LONDON, 30th JANUARY 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...
January 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“K” Line, Chubu Electric, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line begin joint discussions on LNG bunkering business in Japan

“K” Line, Chubu Electric, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line begin joint discussions on LNG bunkering business in Japan
.. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Eizo Murakami; hereinafter “K” Line), Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc. (Head office: Higashi-ku, Nagoya; President & Director: Satoru Katsuno; hereinafter Chubu Electric Power), Toyota Tsusho Corporation (Head...
January 26th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Natural Fenosa and Baleària sign the first permanent LNG bunkering contract for ship propulsion in Spain

Natural Fenosa and Baleària sign the first permanent LNG bunkering contract for ship propulsion in Spain
..Adolfo Utor and Joaquín Mendiluce The energy companies and shipping company close an exclusive supply contract for 10 years. GAS NATURAL FENOSA to supply the ports operated by Baleària. This is the first permanent, multi-system bunkering supply contract for ship propulsion with liquefied natural...
January 19th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New Baltic Exchange LNG Panellists Group

New Baltic Exchange LNG Panellists Group
Mark Jackson Following an approach by leading Baltic Exchange LNG shipbroking companies, the Baltic Exchange has formed the Baltic LNG Panellists Group. The move comes as the Baltic Exchange looks to develop a new Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) Index comprising several routes for the evolving LNG shipping...
January 11th, 2018 | Associations, LNG, Markets, Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

Societe General becomes first financial institution to join growing SEA\LNG Coalition

Societe General becomes first financial institution to join growing SEA\LNG Coalition
Peter Keller of SEA\LNG LONDON, PARIS, HONG-KONG, 09 January 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 the addition of the first financial institution to the coalition; Societe Generale....
January 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Exciting new shuttle tanker concept with Wärtsilä solutions creates optimal economic and environmental performance

Exciting new shuttle tanker concept with Wärtsilä solutions creates optimal economic and environmental performance
The new shuttle tanker concept creates both economic and environmental benefits for owners. Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 January 2018 at 11 a.m. EET A new shuttle tanker concept developed by the world’s largest provider of shuttle tanker services; TEEKAY, in close cooperation with Wärtsilä, will...
January 9th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Harris PYE Group opens Korean office

Harris PYE Group opens Korean office
Mark Prendergast Harris Pye, the global engineering group, has opened a new office in Busan in South Korea primarily to keep pace with the demand by Korean shipowners and operators eager to bring their LNG carriers to shipyards in Korea for dry docking and inspection, repair or modification of their...
January 4th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

Supporting HHI Group in building an LNG-fuelled future

Supporting HHI Group in building an LNG-fuelled future
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 14 December 2017 – Hyundai Heavy Industry (HHI) Group, with the support of Lloyd’s Register (LR), is responding to the increasing interest in the development of the global supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG), following the introduction of the IMO’s...
December 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and…

Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and…
Vladimir Putin at Yamal LNG attending Christophe de Margerie‘s first loading Christophe de Margerie completes her first loading at Sabetta and begins her first commercial voyage for Yamal LNG On 8 December 2017, the icebreaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie completed her first loading at...
December 8th, 2017 | Events, LNG, News | Read More