MOL Holds Delivery Ceremony for LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin

MOL Holds Delivery Ceremony for LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has announced that on February 27, the delivery ceremony for the LNG-fueled tugboat the company ordered from Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd. was held in Kobe Port. On hand for the event were …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Finland’s LNG-fueled icebreaker Polaris bunkers in Tornio

Finland’s LNG-fueled icebreaker Polaris bunkers in Tornio

Arctia’s LNG-fueled icebreaker Polaris completed the first LNG bunkering operation at the Tornio LNG facility. The vessel bunkered LNG directly from the facility located in a port that is surrounded by ice at …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin Marks 1st Bunkering of LNG Fuel in Kansai Region

LNG-fueled Tugboat Ishin Marks 1st Bunkering of LNG Fuel in Kansai Region

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that its LNG-fueled tugboat Ishin bunkered LNG fuel in Sakai Senboku Port for the first time, in preparation for test operation. MOL ordered the vessel from …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Baleària’s first LNG ferry starts commercial operations

Baleària’s first LNG ferry starts commercial operations

Spanish shipping company Baleària said its first LNG-fueled ferry, Hypatia de Alejandría (see also CruiseMapper), completed its first commercial trip between Barcelona and Palma, starting …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Kawasaki Develops New LNG-Fueled Bulk Carrier

Kawasaki Develops New LNG-Fueled Bulk Carrier

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced Monday (Jan28) that development of a design for a 200,000 deadweight tons (“DWT”) bulk carrier powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) had been completed, and that the …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Gothia Tanker Alliance Delivers Fure Valö

Gothia Tanker Alliance Delivers Fure Valö

Europe's leading network for smaller and intermediate size tankers Gothia Tanker Alliance announced the delivery of the fourth vessel LNG-fueled vessel Fure Valö. The vessel was named on the 17th of November and …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Spanish shipping company Baleària said the second of its LNG-fueled ferries, Marie Curie, has hit the water in the Italian Cantiere Navale Visentini shipyard. Balearia said Marie Curie’s sister vessel …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built Viking Line vessel has been extended to include the ABB Ability™ System …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) on Friday announced that naming and launching ceremonies for the company's LNG-fueled tugboat, built at Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd., were held on September 28. The tugboat was …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
NOVATEK Сreates a Joint Venture with Rosatom

NOVATEK Сreates a Joint Venture with Rosatom

Today, during the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Chairman of the Management Board of PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) Leonid Mikhelson and Director General of State Corporation ROSATOM Alexey Likhachev signed an agreement …
Sep 12, 2018 /  Curious