New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

On January 17, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Kagawa prefecture for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own. ** The …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Uniper and Titan LNG to cooperate boosting LNG Wilhelmshaven Terminal functionality

Uniper and Titan LNG to cooperate boosting LNG Wilhelmshaven Terminal functionality

Seagoing vessels and trucks to be loaded at LNG terminal Wilhelmshaven LNG meets tightened environmental requirements for maritime transport Uniper SE and the Dutch Titan LNG signed a Memorandum of Understanding to …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Curious
Societe Generale and MPA Singapore join SEA\LNG board

Societe Generale and MPA Singapore join SEA\LNG board

SEA\LNG Tuesday (Jan15) announced the appointment of Paul Taylor representing Société Générale and Capt M. Segar representing MPA (The Maritime and Port Authority) of Singapore as Directors of …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

On 16 January 2019, Coral Methane successfully carried out her first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation on the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. She …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
VIDEO: Crowley's Second LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Taíno Enters Service

VIDEO: Crowley's Second LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Taíno Enters Service

As Crowley welcomed MV Taíno, Company’s second LNG-Powered ConRo ship, to their facilities at JAXPORT on January 5, 2019, terminal operations quickly began in preparation for her ready first voyage to Puerto …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Crowley’s LNG-Fueled ConRo MV Taíno Completes Maiden Voyage to Puerto Rico

Crowley’s LNG-Fueled ConRo MV Taíno Completes Maiden Voyage to Puerto Rico

The second of Crowley Maritime Corp.’s new combination container/roll-on roll-off “ConRo” ships - MV Taíno, one of the first of its kind to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) - completed …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier NOHSHU MARU

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier NOHSHU MARU

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance due to enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system New vessel to transport LNG (including the Freeport LNG Project in Texas) Mitsubishi …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Vessels
GTT awarded contract by SHI for the tank design of two new LNG carriers for NYK

GTT awarded contract by SHI for the tank design of two new LNG carriers for NYK

At the beginning of this year 2019, GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the tank design of two new 174,000 m3 LNG carriers (LNGC), on behalf of the Japanese ship-owner …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Curious
Vessel to service the LNG reloading station starts first operation in Klaipeda

Vessel to service the LNG reloading station starts first operation in Klaipeda

On Monday the liquefied natural gas (LNG) feeder and bunker vessel Kairos starts its first reload operation in Klaipėda. Next to the German LNG supplier Nauticor one of the ship’s charterers is oil and liquefied …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL has awarded Korean shipbuilder Daehan Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (DHSC) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of an LNG-fuelled 115,000 dwt Aframax tanker. As the maritime industry continues to build on its …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Vessels