El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

As the christening of El Coquí nears, a new video showcases the ship’s capabilities under operation by Crowley’s global ship management group, including crew and shoreside personnel. The Commitment …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels christened

Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels christened

Containerships’ third and fourth LNG-powered vessels were christened last week at the Wenchong Shipyard, China. The vessels received names M/S Containerships Finn and M/S Containerships Balt, honouring …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Vessels
MAN to Equip World’s First LNG-Powered Fishing Trawler

MAN to Equip World’s First LNG-Powered Fishing Trawler

Delivery of cryogenic fuel system showcases MAN Diesel & Turbo as full propulsion-system provider MAN Diesel & Turbo has been selected to provide a complete propulsion package and fuel-gas system for the …
May 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Celebration 150th anniversary of Van Oord starts with the naming of the first LNG vessel

Celebration 150th anniversary of Van Oord starts with the naming of the first LNG vessel

With a two-day event on the quay of the Biesboschhaven Zuid harbour in Werkendam, Van Oord launched its first LNG-powered vessel: the Werkendam. Because of Van Oord’s 150th anniversary, this event is taking place …
Apr 16, 2018 /  Vessels
SCF Group concludes USD 252Mln long-term credit facility for financing a series of six Aframax tankers

SCF Group concludes USD 252Mln long-term credit facility for financing a series of six Aframax tankers

PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) announced on Friday (Apr 06) that it has signed a new USD 252 million 7-year credit facility with a consortium of six leading international banks, which includes: ABN AMRO Bank; BNP Paribas; …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Finance
First Balearia LNG ferry Hypatia de Alejandría launched in Italy

First Balearia LNG ferry Hypatia de Alejandría launched in Italy

Spanish ferry operator Baleària last week launched its first out of two liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered ferries being built at the Italian shipbuilder Cantiere Navale Visentini. Baleària ordered the …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Lundin Norway charters two Island Offshore’s LNG-powered platform supply vessels

Lundin Norway charters two Island Offshore’s LNG-powered platform supply vessels

Once again Lundin Norway has chosen Island Offshore’s LNG-powered platform supply vessels (PSV) for its operations on the Norwegian continental shelf. “Lundin Norway is a customer that makes demands on as …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

From 2019, the ships powered by liquefied natural gas are to be operated by Siem Car Carriers AS under charter adults to Volkswagen Group Logistics Significant reduction in atmospheric pollutants such as CO2, NOX, …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Vessels
SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers

SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers

Two SCF Group LNG-fuelled Aframaxes time-chartered by Shell SCF Group (PAO Sovcomflot) yesterday signed time-charter agreements with Shell for two dual-fuelled Aframax tankers, which mark a historic turning point that …
Feb 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Viking Line decides not to exercise its option on another vessel

Viking Line decides not to exercise its option on another vessel

Viking Line has decided not to exercise its option on a second ship included in its shipbuilding contract with Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co, Ltd. Viking Line – which made the announcement in a statement …
Feb 2, 2018 /  Vessels