Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) Autumn 2014 Issue

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) Autumn 2014 Issue
Donna Hatzioannou In this issue EIRA looks at the latest developments in the Middle East, as part of a renewed “Energy Cold War” and the hidden agendas in the area. This issue also looks at the impact of the war of smuggled Iraqi oil to foreign markets including some European ones. It explores...
October 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Consumers Market, Corruption, EEZ, Energy, Gas, Insight, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Religion, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions sets a new standard for LNG cargo containment systems

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions sets a new standard for LNG cargo containment systems
Ti Group provided the insulation systems for six Sayaendo-design 150, 000 cubic meter capacity LNG carriers under construction at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Japan for NYK/MOL and K-Line Subsidiary Ti Group has successfully passed the gas trial for the first ever 0.08% Boil Off Rate on an LNG carrier Oslo,...
October 20th, 2014 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!
Despina Panayiotou-Theodossiou introducing the event October 17, 2014—At its International Annual General Meeting & Conference, nearly 300 members of WISTA (Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association) and conference attendees from 35 countries were treated to an energetic, exciting...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Featured, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Month, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

SHIPPINGInsight 2014 an Unqualified Success

SHIPPINGInsight 2014 an Unqualified Success
Three Days of Speakers, Panels, Roundtable Discussions, Exhibits and Networking Events  NORFOLK, Va. – Oct. 14, 2014 – (Marine NewsWire) More than 150 shipping industry professionals from around the world gathered this month in Stamford, Conn., for SHIPPINGInsight 2014 – the premier technical...
October 14th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

Conference Notes: Capital Link Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum AND Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum

Conference Notes: Capital Link Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum AND Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum
Nicolas Bornozis introducing the London event and welcoming speakers and delegates Highlights from Capital Link’s 6th Annual Global Commodities, Energy & Freight Forum is now available on our website. Archive of the Forum’s audio webcast & presentation:http://forums.capitallink.com/shipping/2014derivatives/index.htmlConference...
October 13th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Arctic Shipping, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, Energy, Events, Gas, Gas Carriers, Icebreakers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers | Read More

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Drifting Fishermen ~Three Castaways Rescued Safely off Indonesia~

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Drifting Fishermen ~Three Castaways Rescued Safely off Indonesia~
TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) today announced that on October 6, 2014, the MOL-operated/managed LNG carrier Senshu Maru founded drifting castaways in the Celebes Sea off Indonesia, and was able to safely rescue three Indonesian fishermen. The rescue went as follows: At...
October 8th, 2014 | LNG, Safety and Security | Read More

Wärtsilä to develop Indonesia’s first bio-LNG plant in cooperation with local partners

Wärtsilä to develop Indonesia’s first bio-LNG plant in cooperation with local partners
Wärtsilä Corporation,  8 October 2014 at 9 am EET – Wärtsilä and two Indonesian partners have today signed a joint development agreement with the intention of creating the first ever bio-LNG plant in Indonesia. The co-signers of the agreement with Wärtsilä are PT Pertamina (Persero), a...
October 8th, 2014 | Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

WesPac Midstream and Clean Marine Energy partner to fund LNG engine upgrades and supply LNG fuel

WesPac Midstream and Clean Marine Energy partner to fund LNG engine upgrades and supply LNG fuel
Unique partnership offers the first fully integrated LNG solution to ship owners IRVINE, CA: October 6, 2014: WesPac Midstream LLC (WesPac), a leading provider of energy infrastructure and LNG solutions, is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with Clean Marine Energy LLC (CME), the global facilitator...
October 6th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Energy, LNG | Read More

LNG fuelled ships

LNG fuelled ships
DNV GL advises with respect the development of the LNG fuelled ships and the respective one on the ships. Infographic of LNG fuelled ship development history:                 LNG fuelled ships fleet list, world wide Log herebelow and see the list: 2014-09-01 World...
October 2nd, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

Steel-Cutting for Project Yamal LNG Lead Tanker Takes Place in South Korea

Steel-Cutting for Project Yamal LNG Lead Tanker Takes Place in South Korea
SCF Yamalmax steel cutting ceremony The steel-cutting ceremony, marking the formal start of a ship’s construction process, took place at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (South Korea) shipyard in the presence of representatives from OAO Sovcomflot, the Russian Maritime Register...
September 30th, 2014 | LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…

Shipping: a Double Whammy or just an enter the Dragon issue…
ICAEW, the Capital Link’s Forum venue This 7th Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Capital Link Forum in the Square Mile’s One Moorgate Place, will be remembered for ever not only because it surpassed any previous attendance record – something in the tune of 500+, not because more...
September 25th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Drill ships, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Oil Spill, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Taxation, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange
Bloomberg HQ’s in Finsbury Square On all counts, this 9th Annual Greek Roadshow in the Square Mile, organised by the Athens Exchange Group, was the best ever! This two-day event at Bloomberg’s completely changed the perception on Greece and its economy, given what this southern European country...
September 19th, 2014 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Awards, Banking, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, EEZ, Energy, Events, Finance, HR, LNG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Herewith StealthGas success!

Herewith StealthGas success!
Harry Vafias Herewith the latest from StealthGas: We are DB’s top stock pick!!!Deutsche Bank – Equity Research – North America StealthGas – Top LPG/LNG Pick; Initiate with Buy/$14 target 15 September 2014 (8 pages/ 291 kb) Download the complete report: http://pull.db-gmresearch.com/p/1055-6668/965250/StealthGas.pdf StealthGas {Ticker: GASS.OQ,...
September 16th, 2014 | Energy, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

ABS to Class LNG-fueled Short-sea Containerships for Nordic Hamburg

ABS to Class LNG-fueled Short-sea Containerships for Nordic Hamburg
Kirsi Tikka Class society leverages experience in LNG as fuel technology for first feeder ships dedicated to operations in European Sulfur Emissions Control Area.  10 September 2014 – (Hamburg, Germany) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries,...
September 10th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL to present Wärtsilä with AIP Certificate for its new LNGPac system

DNV GL to present Wärtsilä with AIP Certificate for its new LNGPac system
Illustration of LNGPac vessel 10.09.2014  – Hamburg 9 September – The new Wärtsilä LNGPac, the upgraded version of the company’s successful LNG fuel handling system, has been granted an AIP (Approval in Principle) Certificate from the classification society DNV GL; Simon Adams writes:  The...
September 10th, 2014 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL presents HHI and UASC with AIP for “LNG Ready” mega box ships

DNV GL presents HHI and UASC with AIP for “LNG Ready” mega box ships
Tor Svensen, CEO of DNV GL Maritime, presents the Approval in Principle for the first “LNG Ready” mega box ships to Mr. Oi Hyun Kim, CEO and COO, of HHI’s Shipbuilding Division and Mr. Waleed Al Dawood, COO of United Arab Shipping Company, in the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Ali Bin Jassim...
September 10th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, News | Read More

DNV GL, GTT and Hanjin join together for LNG boxship study

DNV GL, GTT and Hanjin join together for LNG boxship study
  Jun-Keun Choi, Senior Design Engineer Hanjin Heavy Industries, Benjamin Scholz, DNV GL Maritime Ship Type Expert of Gas Carriers, Arthur Barret, LNG Bunkering Program Director, GTT, at the presentation at the DNV GL Forum. Hamburg, 10th September – Hanjin, GTT and DNV GL have signed an agreement...
September 10th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE Marine and DSIC receive Lloyd’s Register Approval in Principle for gas turbine-powered LNG Carrier design

GE Marine and DSIC receive Lloyd’s Register Approval in Principle for gas turbine-powered LNG Carrier design
HAMBURG, GERMANY (September 10, 2014) – GE Marine and Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) announced today at the SMM 2014 exhibition they have received Approval in Principle (AiP) for their jointly developed gas turbine-powered LNG carrier design. The AiP, issued by Lloyd’s Register, was...
September 10th, 2014 | Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABS Selected to Class the World’s First Very Large Ethane Carrier

ABS Selected to Class the World’s First Very Large Ethane Carrier
VLEC to be built in Korea by Samsung Heavy Industries.  9 September 2014 – (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries, has been chosen to class the world’s first contracted series of very large ethane carriers (VLECs). The class contract...
September 9th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas to class first LNG bunker barge

Bureau Veritas to class first LNG bunker barge
LNG bunkering barge for GDF Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has been chosen to class the unique LNG bunkering vessel which will be built at Hanjin Heavy Industries, Korea, under an agreement between Japan’s NYK and Mitsubishi and France’s GDF-SUEZ. The vessel will carry...
September 9th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä awarded milestone order to supply 2-stroke dual-fuel engines for large LNG carriers

Wärtsilä awarded milestone order to supply 2-stroke dual-fuel engines for large LNG carriers
Picture of the 6-cylinder Wärtsilä X62DF 2-stroke dual-fuel engine. Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 September 2014 at 9 am EET – Two new large, 180, 000 CBM LNG carriers being built by the Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) in Korea on behalf of a collaboration between SK Shipping and Marubeni, are...
September 9th, 2014 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Braemar Engineering welcomes Alexander Harsema-Mensonides to important new role

Braemar Engineering welcomes Alexander Harsema-Mensonides to important new role
Alex Harsema-Mensonides Braemar Engineering is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Harsema-Mensonides as Director of Marine Business Development, effective from 1 September 2014. Mr Harsema-Mensonides joins Braemar Engineering with a wealth of experience. He has held key roles across Europe,...
September 3rd, 2014 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Energy, LNG, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) end of the Summer 2014 Issue

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) end of the Summer 2014 Issue
Donna Hatzioannou Herebelow, viewers can find this summer’s  second issue of EIRA, featuring articles as its authors   take a closer look at the developments that have been taking place in the international energy sector. In this issue the focus, amongst others, is the Israeli-Palestinian crisis,...
August 30th, 2014 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Press and Media, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The September issue of Horizons is out now

The September issue of Horizons is out now
Safer, larger container ships, pioneering research into the potential for seaborne ethane and large ethane carriers and examples of German marine technology are three key themes of the September Horizons which will be available at SMM. You can read about LR’s German team and their activities,...
August 29th, 2014 | Classification Societies, LNG, Press and Media | Read More

Gazprom and Sovcomflot expand cooperation in LNG transportation

Gazprom and Sovcomflot expand cooperation in LNG transportation
  SCF LNG Carrier Pskov naming ceremony 2 Today Gazprom and Sovcomflot named the new state-of-the-art 170, 000m³ liquefied natural gas carrier (LNGC) Pskov, after one of the oldest Russian cities. The ship will be chartered to Gazprom Global LNG (GGLNG) under a long-term contract. The LNGC Pskov is...
August 26th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Events, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical | Read More