Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier BUSHU MARU - Second Ship for JERA in the Freeport LNG Project

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier BUSHU MARU - Second Ship for JERA in the Freeport LNG Project

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance due to enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system New vessel to transport LNG for various ventures, including the Freeport LNG Project in …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Welcomes First Q-Flex LNG Tanker

Panama Canal Welcomes First Q-Flex LNG Tanker

The Panama Canal welcomed Qatargas’ Al Safliya, the first Q-Flex and the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker to ever transit the waterway. The tanker–which measures 315 meters in length and 50 …
May 14, 2019 /  Vessels
UPDATE: LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC Shinyo Ocean off Fujairah (VIDEO)

UPDATE: LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC Shinyo Ocean off Fujairah (VIDEO)

Maltese-flagged LNG tanker, ASEEM collided with the anchored Hong Kong-flagged VLCC tanker SHINYO OCEAN in the evening of March the 24th at Fujairah Anchorage, UAE. Related news: LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Accidents
Trinidad and Tobago achieve another significant milestone in its LNG business: The country's 4000th LNG cargo lifted successfully

Trinidad and Tobago achieve another significant milestone in its LNG business: The country's 4000th LNG cargo lifted successfully

Trinidad and Tobago has achieved another significant milestone in its LNG business: the country's 4000th LNG cargo was lifted successfully this weekend onto the Gemmata, an LNG tanker on its 15th voyage to the Atlantic …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
WATCH: Kotug Smit Towage assisted LNG vessel MV PSKOV in Zeebrugge

WATCH: Kotug Smit Towage assisted LNG vessel MV PSKOV in Zeebrugge

Film producer At Sea and in the Air (Steve Derudder and John Derudder) created beautiful drone footage of Kotug Smit Towage assisting the LNG tanker “MV PSKOV” into the Port of Zeebrugge. In 2018, Fluxys …
Mar 15, 2019 /  Vessels
GasLog Partners LP announces acquisition of GasLog Glasgow for $214million

GasLog Partners LP announces acquisition of GasLog Glasgow for $214million

GasLog Partners LP (NYSE:GLOP) (GasLog Partners) and GasLog Ltd.(NYSE:GLOG) (GasLog) announced Friday (Mar08) that the Boards of Directors of both companies and the Conflicts Committee of GasLog Partners have approved …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä lifecycle solution to provide reliable support to Tokyo LNG Tanker Co.

Wärtsilä lifecycle solution to provide reliable support to Tokyo LNG Tanker Co.

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a long-term Wärtsilä Optimised maintenance solution with Japanese LNG shipowner Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of Tokyo Gas. The solution will support …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Capacities at the Fos Tonkin Terminal to be put on sale for the period 2021-2030

Capacities at the Fos Tonkin Terminal to be put on sale for the period 2021-2030

In the context of a dynamic liquified natural gas (LNG) market, Elengy is preparing the sale of access capacities to the Fos Tonkin LNG terminal for the period 2021-2030.   Within the sale process, Elengy will …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
Kawasaki Heavy Industry Announces Delivery of LNG Transport Vessel SHINSHU MARU

Kawasaki Heavy Industry Announces Delivery of LNG Transport Vessel SHINSHU MARU

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. today delivered the SHINSHU MARU (Kawasaki hull no. 1734), a 177,000 m3 capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport vessel for use by Trans Pacific Shipping 7 Limited, joint venture …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG Tanker “Oceanic Breeze” Makes First Call at Naoetsu LNG Terminal, Japan

LNG Tanker “Oceanic Breeze” Makes First Call at Naoetsu LNG Terminal, Japan

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) announced today that the LNG Tanker Oceanic Breeze called for the first time at INPEX’s Naoetsu LNG Terminal (the Terminal) located in Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture, Japan, at …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Vessels