Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., said Thursday it received a US$390-million order to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Caption: A LNG carrier built by South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog has cut the first steel for its newbuild liquefied natural gas carrier at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. GasLog said in a brief statement through its social media channels that …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
PETRONAS Floating LNG Satu Achieves Its First LNG Drop Post Relocation

PETRONAS Floating LNG Satu Achieves Its First LNG Drop Post Relocation

PETRONAS achieved its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) drop by its floating LNG facility, PETRONAS Floating LNG Satu (PFLNG Satu) at the Kebabangan cluster field, 90 kilometres offshore Sabah, recently. Operated by …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC signed a contract on engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning of an integrated liquefied natural gas facility …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Over four days in January, Damen Shiprepair Brest successfully carried out repairs to the hull of the 266-metre, 138,000m³, LNG Carrier LNG Methane Princess. In order to achieve this in the minimum time it was done …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
NYK Participates in First LNG Bunkering Operation in the Setouchi and Kyushu Areas of Western Japan

NYK Participates in First LNG Bunkering Operation in the Setouchi and Kyushu Areas of Western Japan

Yesterday, NYK, together with Kyushu Electric Power Co. Inc., Saibu Gas Co. Ltd., and The Chugoku Electric Power Co. Inc., successfully conducted a truck-to-ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering demonstration at the …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

On May 14, a naming ceremony was held at the Nagasaki shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier that NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own.** The ceremony was attended …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Tuesday it has received an order to build a liquefied natural gas carrier (LNG) for a shipper in the Oceania region. The LNG ship …
May 14, 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