Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

DNV GL presents Torgy LNG with GASA statement for updated LNG fuel tank design

DNV GL presents Torgy LNG with GASA statement for updated LNG fuel tank design
Hand-over of the GASA statement from DNV GL to Torgy LNG (from left to right): Pål Einar Spilleth (DNV GL), Magnus Lindgren (DNV GL), Sven Halvorsen (Torgy LNG), and Carsten Hagane (Torgy LNG). Høvik, 6 April 2017: Torgy LNG’s updated LNG Type A tank design has been granted a General Approval for...
April 6th, 2017 | Classification Societies, LNG | Read More

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design
Nikolaos Kakalis, DNV GL’s Manager for R&D and Advisory Services in South East Europe and Middle East Tokyo, 5 April 2017: In connection with the Gastech 2017 conference and exhibition in Tokyo, project partners Consolidated Marine Management (CMM), Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Wärtsilä Oil...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Massive LNG Storage Tanks Arrive for Crowley’s Jacksonville Bunkering Facility

New Massive LNG Storage Tanks Arrive for Crowley’s Jacksonville Bunkering Facility
Two massive, 260-ton cryogenic storage tanks, manufactured by Chart Ferux in the Czech Republic, were delivered on March 26th, 2017, and are being installed by Eagle LNG Partners and Crowley Maritime Corp. at a new shore-side liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering facility being constructed at the Port...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

DSME and DNV GL partner for efficient LNG carrier design

DSME and DNV GL partner for efficient LNG carrier design
Johan Petter Tutturen, DNV GL – Maritime Business Director Gas Carriers. Tokyo, 5 April 2017: At the Gastech 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan, DSME, a leading company within commercial ship building and LNG carrier technology, and DNV GL, the world’s leading classification society, presented the results...
April 5th, 2017 | LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä to provide solutions and maintenance for Höegh FSRU and LNG vessels

Wärtsilä to provide solutions and maintenance for Höegh FSRU and LNG vessels
The new 170,000 m3 LNG carrier vessels being built for Höegh LNG will feature the latest Wärtsilä regasification technology, Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines and a technical management agreement. Wärtsilä Corporation,  4 April 2017 at 12.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted...
April 4th, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

AET selects LNG dual fuel option for newbuild Aframaxes

AET selects LNG dual fuel option for newbuild Aframaxes
Yee Yang Chien – MISC President CEO Leading tanker owner backs LNG fuel to improve environmental footprint 03 April, 2017, Singapore – AET, one of the world’s leading petroleum and chemical tanker owners and operators, announced today that up to four of its new Aframax tankers currently...
April 3rd, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

Ice-breaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie docks at Sabetta Russia

Ice-breaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie docks at Sabetta Russia
Christophe de Margerie Unique ice-breaking LNG carrier Christophe de Margerie ready to serve Yamal LNG project Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking LNG tanker, has successfully berthed at the gas terminal at Sabetta Port in Russia, becoming the first vessel to do so. The vessel was...
March 30th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, LNG, News | Read More

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping
Greek Controlled Shipping An information paper, based on data provided to the GSCC by IHS Markit For the 30th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1,000 GT, registered under the Greek and other flags. The data has...
March 15th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, News, Reefer ships, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Geopolitical chaos and Capers’ volatility cannot guarantee positive expectations

Geopolitical chaos and Capers’ volatility cannot guarantee positive expectations
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 19 points at 1,064; the geopolitical chaos in all fronts creates more upheaval. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The Capers’ BCI 2014 gained 100 points, 78 points plus from yesterday’s rise – 22 points, and now reads 1,678! Despite this, owners...
March 9th, 2017 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Country Profiles, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Messy and uncertain Markets; Bubble geopolitics…

Messy and uncertain Markets; Bubble geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 12 points thanks to the Panamaxes for a …change; the geopolitical bubble sooner or latter will burst. John Faraclas midweek recap: The Capers dropped below the 1,000-point threshold and the BCI 2014 now stands at 994 given the minus 27 points… The Panamaxes,...
March 1st, 2017 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Intertanko, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports
Simulator’s graphics view of a typical feeder vessel operating at Port of Patras/ Source: Patras LNG Bunkering Manoeuvring Simulation Study Report, November 2016) Since November 2016, a series of navigation simulation workshops have been delivered by the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II in...
February 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

MISC takes delivery of second moss-type LNG carrier

MISC takes delivery of second moss-type LNG carrier
The Seri Cenderawasih, MISC’s Second MOSS-Type of LNG Carrier MISC BERHAD CELEBRATES THE NAMING ANDDELIVERYOF ITS SECOND MOSS-TYPE LNG CARRIER, SERI CENDERAWASIH MISC Berhad (“MISC”), a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider today held the naming and delivery ceremony...
January 20th, 2017 | LNG, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas
The Seaspan Swift Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, January 16, 2017 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas congratulates owners Seaspan as their new emission reducing ferry enters service between the British Columbia mainland and Vancouver Island. Seaspan Swift is Seaspan Ferries...
January 16th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

RWE and duisport are trend-setters in the use of LNG

RWE and duisport are trend-setters in the use of LNG
The first step consists of the planned installation of a mobile fueling station, which can be relocated quickly and easily if required. During the initial phase this facility will be used to supply LNG to port vehicles like reach stackers and terminal tractors as well as the trucks of local freight forwarders....
January 4th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Canals, Inland Waterways, LNG, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd.

Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd.
Wärtsilä increases operational safety and predictability for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport (Europe) Ltd. Wärtsilä Corporation, 2 January 2017 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä has signed a ten-year maintenance agreement with MOL LNG Transport Europe Ltd., an affiliate of the Japanese MOL Group....
January 2nd, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

1 year HAEE: 2016 review

1 year HAEE: 2016 review
Professor Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos Since its inception in March 2015, the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (www.HAEE.gr) acts as an interdisciplinary forum / think tank that promotes the exchange of ideas, research results and experiences among academics, professionals, business executives...
December 30th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Markets and geopolitics: Brace for challenging times ahead…

Markets and geopolitics: Brace for challenging times ahead…
John Faraclas With a couple of points up the BDI brings in the knowingly unknown situation which coupled with extremely dangerous Geopolitics will trigger unwanted scenarios with unwanted results; John Faraclas daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remained at the same levels as in yesterday’s...
December 22nd, 2016 | Breaking News, Comment, LNG, Markets, Military, Shipping Indices | Read More

Ince & Co advises GasLog on Greek FSRU project

Ince & Co advises GasLog on Greek FSRU project
International law firm Ince & Co LLP has provided cross-border legal advice to longstanding client GasLog Ltd. (“GasLog”), an international owner, operator and manager of liquefied natural gas (“LNG”) carriers, on a sale and purchase agreement (“SPA”) to acquire a twenty percent shareholding...
December 22nd, 2016 | Legal, LNG, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

2016 “Poseidon Med II calls at Piraeus” Conference successfully concluded on 8th December

2016 “Poseidon Med II calls at Piraeus” Conference successfully concluded on 8th December
Snapshot from the audience The 2016 Poseidon Med II Conference concluded on 8 December in Piraeus Municipal Theatre, highlighting mature technology and synergy building as stepping-stones towards LNG as fuel era. The conference, attracting more than 180 attendees, gathered together delegates from international...
December 19th, 2016 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…
John Faraclas Another day and week of falling Dry Market and Geopolitical chaos engulfing us all; few had got the message right. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down today at 946 points, down 20 since yesterday and 144 since last Friday the 9th of December –  a...
December 16th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, European Union, HR, LNG, LPG, Markets, Military, News, Reefer Containers, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Total joins SEA\LNG to support ambitious growth plans

Total joins SEA\LNG to support ambitious growth plans
Total, the world’s fourth-ranked international oil and gas company, has joined SEA\LNG, a multi-sector industry coalition created to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. Total is a global gas player, involved across the entire LNG chain, from extracting...
December 15th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Two new SEA\LNG partners as pace quickens for LNG

Two new SEA\LNG partners as pace quickens for LNG
29 November, 2016, London. SEA\LNG – which works to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel – has welcomed two new partners, each representing key aspects of the LNG maritime value chain. The recent decision by the International Maritime Organization...
November 29th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Technology | Read More

DNV GL launches new tool to support wider adoption of LNG as a fuel

DNV GL launches new tool to support wider adoption of LNG as a fuel
Liv Hovem – New easy-to-use calculator helps overcome quality issues and protect engines – European Autumn Gas Conference, The Hague: Greater use of LNG as fuel would reduce global emissions of greenhouse gases, but barriers remain to its widespread adoption. One challenge is the varying...
November 15th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Poseidon Med II workshop at Revithoussa LNG terminal

Poseidon Med II workshop at Revithoussa LNG terminal
Poseidon Med II engages National Authorities towards the development of the regulatory framework for the LNG bunkering in Greece Poseidon Med II partners exchanged views with representatives from the Secretariat General of Ports, Port Policy & Maritime Investments of the Hellenic Ministry of Shipping...
November 7th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  31-Oct-2016 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO HAINAN DAO Hong Kong THREAT TO SEAFARERS REMAINS DESPITE PIRACY CLAMPDOWN Worldwide BUNKERING OPERATIONS FOR LNG CARRIERS IN CANAL ANCHORAGE AREAS Panama Canal, Panama Yacht race from Hong Kong to Hainan Dao Monday, October 31, 2016, Hong...
October 31st, 2016 | Bunkering, Canals, LNG, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More