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Eni celebrates Congo’s first LNG cargo

In the occasion of the first shipment of LNG from the Republic of the Congo, the President of the Republic of the Congo Denis Sassou-N'Guesso, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eni Giuseppe Zafarana, and the CEO of Eni Claudio Descalzi …
Feb 28, 2024 / Curious

Fundación Valenciaport's latest study will promote ammonia as fuel for ships

Fundación Valenciaport has started working on a study on the safety of ammonia as fuel, 'Study Investigating the Safety of Ammonia as Fuel on Ships'; an initiative that proposes to lay the foundations for the use of ammonia as fuel for ships. The …
Feb 28, 2024 / Curious

Majestic Fast Ferry Begins Construction Of Ten New Second-Generation Incat Crowther Ferries

Singapore’s Majestic Fast Ferry Pte Ltd has commissioned leading digital shipbuilder Incat Crowther to design a new second-generation 39-metre passenger ferry as the basis of its future fleet. Incat Crowther’s range with PT Cahaya Samudra covers four …
Feb 28, 2024 / Curious

Wallenius Wilhelmsen declares options for four additional Shaper Class vessels

Wallenius Wilhelmsen has declared options to build four additional next-generation Shaper Class pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) vessels. The 9,300 CEU methanol dual fuel vessels can utilize alternative fuel sources, such as methanol, upon …
Feb 27, 2024 / Curious

CMA CGM, COSCO SHIPPING, Evergreen and OOCL to extend OCEAN Alliance until 2032

Leading ocean carriers, founding members of the world’s largest shipping network, extend operational cooperation for at least 5 additional years from 2027. Since 2017, OCEAN Alliance enables the four partners to deliver best-in-class services to …
Feb 27, 2024 / Curious

Vopak commissions 40,000 cbm capacity for bio-bunkering in Singapore

Vopak has successfully commissioned 40,000 cubic meters of capacity at its Sebarok terminal for blending of biofuels into marine fuels. The existing pipeline system was also converted to a dedicated biofuel blending service. The new capacity is …
Feb 27, 2024 / Curious

Government of Mozambique and MPDC sign addendum to extend Port of Maputo concession

The Government of Mozambique, represented by His Excellency the Minister of Transport and Communications, Dr. Mateus Magala, and the Maputo Port Development Company (MPDC), represented by the Executive Director Osório Lucas, signed today at the Port …
Feb 27, 2024 / Curious

PPA S.A.: Signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Port of Guangzhou in China

In a special ceremony hosted at its premises, PPA S.A. entered a partnership with the Port of Guangzhou in China, ranking among the top 10 largest commercial ports globally. The MoU was signed by the Deputy CEO of PPA S.A. Mr. Panagiotis Tsonis and …
Feb 27, 2024 / Curious

First LNG vessel arrives at new German Mukran terminal

The first vessel carrying liquefied natural gas (LNG) for Germany's Baltic Sea terminal of Mukran arrived on Saturday for a test operation as the country steps up its quest to replace Russian pipeline gas. Private company Deutsche ReGas said that …
Feb 26, 2024 / Curious

Glomar Offshore reduces CO2 emissions by 28% with transition to sustainable biofuel

Glomar Offshore, a leading provider of offshore drilling services, has reduced their CO2 emissions by 28% by transitioning from traditional fuels to GoodFuels HVO30, a sustainable marine biofuel blend. Glomar’s commitment to sailing on HVO30 on a …
Feb 26, 2024 / Curious