BC Ferries-owned Spirit of Vancouver Island converted to LNG

BC Ferries-owned Spirit of Vancouver Island converted to LNG

Spirit of Vancouver Island (see also CruiseMapper) owned by BC Ferries, has been converted at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA. On 28 February 2019 the ferry departed from the yard following the completion of a mid-life …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a contract  for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation. The container vessel MV SAJIR is owned by Hapag-Lloyd, one of the world's leading liner …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

19 months after the contract was awarded, Europe’s first conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO is close to completion. This is the first conversion of its kind to take place in …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin is reinforcing its position in the global offshore Oil & Gas industry by participating in the Martin Linge FSO project of Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS (KNOT). Deltamarin supported KNOT by providing …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri has signed a contract with Windstar Cruises (part of the Xanterra Travel Collection) (see also CruiseMapper), owners and one of the main operators in the field of high-end small ship cruises, for an …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Vessels
COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

Following the strategic agreement signed between COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co.,Ltd (CHI) and GTT last year, as a part of the plan, CHI and GTT have signed the Technical Service Agreement (TSA) on November 8 in …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
Alewijnse Marine begins ground-breaking electrical conversion on board TSHD Samuel de Champlain

Alewijnse Marine begins ground-breaking electrical conversion on board TSHD Samuel de Champlain

Electrical system integrator Alewijnse Marine has entered a new phase in the electrical conversion of the ground-breaking, low-emissions dredger TSHD Samuel de Champlain. After months of engineering and a study of the …
Nov 8, 2018 /  Curious
Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar Marine has announced that the Spanish shipping company Baleària, will be converting three ferries from Diesel to LNG dual fuel using Caterpillar and MaK solutions. Caterpillar Marine dealer Finanzauto …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Vessels
NACC Alicudi: Setting new standards in cement carrier market

NACC Alicudi: Setting new standards in cement carrier market

The NACC Alicudi is setting new standards in cement carrier market. The 2011 – built bulk carrier Sider Alicudi, named after the volcanic island between Naples and Palermo, has been converted in 2017 with a Van …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
World’s 1st Ethane Fuel Conversion Completed on Board Navigator Aurora

World’s 1st Ethane Fuel Conversion Completed on Board Navigator Aurora

The world’s first conversion of a slow-speed marine diesel engine to operate on ethane as a fuel has been completed on board the vessel Navigator Aurora, classification society ABS said.  Navigator Gas, in …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious