FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility

FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility

Completion of expansion project allows increased supply of Canadian liquefied natural gas to China FortisBC announced Tuesday (Jul16) that it has entered into its first term supply agreement to produce liquefied natural …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

The Vessel Will Serve in the World's First Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Project following Vladimir Rusanov and Vladimir Vize TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on 18 July, a naming ceremony for an …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
LNG vessels will protect the environment and increase container turnover at the Port of Riga

LNG vessels will protect the environment and increase container turnover at the Port of Riga

By officially welcoming the new container ship Containerships Polar, the Port of Riga has started regular port services to LNG-powered container vessels. It is planned that the first two 100% LNG-powered vessels …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Curious
MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

1 Survivor Saved from Wrecked Yacht off Philippines TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on July 1, the MOL-operated LNG carrier Energy Advance safely rescued a castaway in the Pacific Ocean …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
McDermott Awarded FEED Contract for Sohar LNG Bunkering Project in Oman

McDermott Awarded FEED Contract for Sohar LNG Bunkering Project in Oman

McDermott to compete in FEED design competition for LNG Bunkering Hub at Sohar Port in Oman Scope includes preparing tender for engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning phase Award will be …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Norwegian shipping company Knutsen named its second liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier newbuild of the year at the South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard. The company said through a brief social media …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Qatargas Delivers 3000th LNG Cargo To Japan

Qatargas Delivers 3000th LNG Cargo To Japan

Qatargas, announced earlier today a historic milestone as it successfully delivered the 3,000th Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) cargo to Japan since the first-ever Qatari shipment was delivered to Kawagoe LNG Receiving …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday (Jul11) it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Under the deal with H-Line Shipping Co., a midsize …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers. The agreement covers seven new-build Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC) and up to …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
BHP to introduce low emissions LNG freight

BHP to introduce low emissions LNG freight

BHP has released the world’s first bulk carrier tender for LNG-fuelled transport for up to 27 million tonnes of its iron ore.  Introducing LNG-fuelled ships into BHP’s maritime supply chain will …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Vessels