Archive for the ‘LNG’ Category

Poseidon Med II introduces “LNG as fuel era” to Heraklion Port

Poseidon Med II introduces “LNG as fuel era” to Heraklion Port
Onsite evaluation of the Heraklion Port Poseidon Med II held on 20th – 22nd July 2016 a technical & dissemination workshop focused on LNG bunkering potential at Heraklion Port The three-day event started with a technical workshop and on-site survey of Heraklion Port area, assessing the prospects...
July 28th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

HMD, POSCO and ILSHIN Logistics to build 50, 000 dwt LNG-fuelled bulk carrier

HMD, POSCO and ILSHIN Logistics to build 50, 000 dwt LNG-fuelled bulk carrier
Next generation ship design will contribute to a greener shipping industry and represents significant firsts for Korean and world shipping: Largest LNG-fuelled bulk carrier ever ordered Use of a new cryogenic high-manganese steel developed by POSCO Joint Lloyd’s Register and KR class in global...
July 26th, 2016 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical | Read More

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016

EIRA Newsletter – Vol 4 Issue 7 – 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor From the Editor of EIRA: Mixing economics with politics does not always pay off. So far in the first five months of 2016, LNG imports into Northwest Europe, predominantly from Qatar, plummeted by 15% year-on-year. The LNG cargoes were shipped to customers in Asia,...
July 19th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel
13 July 2016, London – Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, TOTE Inc. and Wärtsilä have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä in coalition to promote LNG as a marine fuel

Wärtsilä in coalition to promote LNG as a marine fuel
LNG Value Chain. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 July 2016 at 10:30 am EET – Wärtsilä and other leading marine industry players have formed a coalition, known as SEA/LNG, to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. The coalition aims to help break down the...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Petronas selects Intellian to connect new state-of-the-art floating LNG production vessel

Petronas selects Intellian to connect new state-of-the-art floating LNG production vessel
Petronas naming PFLNG A triple installation for the next generation Petronas Floating Liquid Natural Gas (PFLNG) vessel emphasizes increased demand for Intellian’s 2.4m product line in the Offshore Energy and Enterprise market segments. Built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering in South...
July 11th, 2016 | Energy, Events, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL advises EU on elements needed for wider adoption of LNG as marine fuel in Europe

DNV GL advises EU on elements needed for wider adoption of LNG as marine fuel in Europe
Martin Layfield – No technical showstoppers identified – As air emission requirements are becoming more stringent, one possible solution for reduced emissions is to use LNG as fuel for shipping.  However take-up of LNG as ship fuel in Europe is still at an early stage.  DNV GL has provided...
July 6th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Poseidon Med II technical workshop in Patras Port

Poseidon Med II technical workshop in Patras Port
Onsite evaluation of the Port of Patras On 28th & 29th June 2016 Poseidon Med II held a technical workshop in Patras Port focused on LNG bunkering operations, technology, infrastructure, safety provisions, and regulatory framework. The workshop began with on-site survey of Patras Port area, discussing...
July 5th, 2016 | Associations, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Poseidon Med II leads shipping to the LNG era

Poseidon Med II leads shipping to the LNG era
The Speakers* and the moderator Nicholas Brown The developmental prospects of the use of LNG as marine fuel in East Mediterranean have been presented during the Poseidon Med II awareness event at Posidonia Exhibition 2016 on Tuesday 7th June 2016. Poseidon Med II partners from the shipping and gas industry...
June 10th, 2016 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

RINA Group Launches Gas Centre of Excellence

RINA Group Launches Gas Centre of Excellence
Paolo Moretti In response to the EU masterplan and the increased interest in the use of LNG as a fuel, RINA will launch the company’s “Gas Centre of Excellence” at Posidonia (Stand 3.211). This important initiative will gather together the experience from RINA’s gas experts across the group...
June 8th, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, LNG, News | Read More

DNV GL wins framework agreement from National Grid

DNV GL wins framework agreement from National Grid
Hari Vamadevan DNV GL has been awarded a framework agreement for the provision of design and engineering technical services to the Grain LNG terminal. The scope of the three-year framework agreement covers feasibility studies, conceptual design studies, specialist engineering and risk management services...
June 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical | Read More

Keeping your cards close to your chest

Keeping your cards close to your chest
The panel Keeping your cards close to your chest; this is the message I’ve got earlier on tonight following the great debate – as you might have seen same uploaded in the social media and probably in the news. It was a debate only between the panellists, given just three questions aired from...
June 5th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology | Read More

LR Approval for HMD gas bunkering vessels capable of supplying LNG to 20, 000 teu containerships

LR Approval for HMD gas bunkering vessels capable of supplying LNG to 20, 000 teu containerships
An image of the HMD design gas bunkering vessel HMD design for 6, 600 cubic metre (m3) vessel based on Zeebrugge LNG terminal requirements has received approval in principle (AiP) through LR’s Busan Technical Support Office New design is a vital next step in supporting capability for a global marine...
June 3rd, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium

University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management TOFS 2016 symposium
Blake House, one of the buildings at University of Greenwich – Medway Campus TOFS SYMPOSIUM – THE OIL, FINANCE & SHIPPING SYMPOSIUM,  UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH, WEDNESDAY 31ST AUGUST 2016 CALL FOR PAPERS The University of Greenwich’s Department of Applied Engineering & Management,...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Education and Training, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, LPG, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Tankers | Read More

Trelleborg’s Revolutionary ‘Hose-in-Hose’ technology opens a new door to LNG accessibility

Trelleborg’s Revolutionary ‘Hose-in-Hose’ technology opens a new door to LNG accessibility
First of its kind Cryoline floating LNG hose-in-hose transfer system improves safety and lowers operator costs – improving access to low emission LNG fuel Trelleborg’s fluid handling operation, the leading supplier of innovative flexible bonded hose solutions for the crude oil, chemicals and Liquefied...
May 12th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

EIRA’S Newsletter 10 May 2016

EIRA’S Newsletter 10 May 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor Energy International Risk Assessmentis is here as one of the most risky period begins in Energy World Affairs The following comes from EIRA’s Editor: A fundamental side effect of the countless post WW2 Aegean Sea crises involving NATO member states, Turkey...
May 10th, 2016 | Energy, Gas, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry | Read More

Direct-drive permanent magnet shaft generator solution…

Direct-drive permanent magnet shaft generator solution…
Direct drive PMSG with 2-stroke Annotations Direct-drive permanent magnet shaft generator solution for world’s first LNG fueled handysize bulk carriers Finland, May 10, 2016 – WE Tech Solutions (WE Tech), a leading energy efficiency solutions provider in the marine industry, has received an order...
May 10th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä to participate in LNG powered dry bulk carrier project

Wärtsilä to participate in LNG powered dry bulk carrier project
The supreme efficiency of the Wärtsilä 31 engine makes it a competitive and viable alternative option for equipping future dry bulk carrier vessels with LNG propulsion. Wärtsilä Corporation, 10 May 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä is to team up with an international group of shipping industry...
May 10th, 2016 | Bunkering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News | Read More

Interview: Project financing for Canada’s LNG export projects

Interview: Project financing for Canada’s LNG export projects
Issue Featuring:  Canadian LNG Developments  –  View in browser SUBSCRIBE TO THE NEWSLETTER Issue Featuring Canadian LNG Developments Why Canada will not miss out...
May 5th, 2016 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, LNG, Reports | Read More

One week to go before All-Energy 2016 opens in Glasgow

One week to go before All-Energy 2016 opens in Glasgow
Busy aisles and stands were a feature of All-Energy 2015 This time next week exhibitors from 14 countries will be getting their stands ready at Glasgow’s Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) in anticipation of the opening on Wednesday morning (4 May) of All-Energy 2016, the UK’s largest...
April 26th, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

How Japan can lead the marine renaissance

How Japan can lead the marine renaissance
Being an island nation, Japan is inevitably dependent on seaborne trade. Over time, this has led to it becoming a strong player in the global maritime market. Japan’s shipbuilding pedigree has gained the country a foothold in LNG carriers, dry bulk cargo barge and pure car truck carriers (PCTC). While...
April 14th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Extensive MacGregor equipment packages ordered for ESL’s new eco-bulker duo

Extensive MacGregor equipment packages ordered for ESL’s new eco-bulker duo
Deltamarin CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 30 MARCH 2016 AT 10 AM EEST – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has confirmed an important order to deliver hatch covers, cranes, deck machinery and steering gear to two new 25, 600 dwt dual-fuelled handysize bulk carriers for Finnish owner. The ice-class vessels are...
March 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Dry Bulkcarriers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

GE, HHI and LR sign project to develop gas turbine powered 14K container ship design

GE, HHI and LR sign project to develop gas turbine powered 14K container ship design
With LNG fuelled gas turbines and electric motors, the design will be a clean powered ship with maximum efficiency and operational speed flexibility Project further develops HHI and LR’s work on maximised and safe container loading and continues GE’s collaboration with LR on the COGES (COmbined Gas...
March 22nd, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

LNGi – Shell, Rolls-Royce and MAN sign up for new DNV GL LNG intelligence portal

LNGi – Shell, Rolls-Royce and MAN sign up for new DNV GL LNG intelligence portal
Dr. Gerd-Michael Würsig DNV GL Hamburg,  21 March 2016: DNV GL’s new LNG intelligence portal (LNGi) aims to bring stakeholders from across the LNG industry together to share market intelligence and contribute to the uptake of LNG as a ship fuel. Leading LNG suppliers and engine manufacturers including,...
March 21st, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

At 393 the BDI has a long way to go…

At 393 the BDI has a long way to go…
John Faraclas An overall plus day for all the Baltic indices; the BDI plus five, the Capers at 179 (plus three), the BPI plus four at 481, the Supras on a plus seven points standing at 427 points and the BHSI on plus three clocking 252 points gave a promising start for this week. The Wets too with the...
March 14th, 2016 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More