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
Shipbuilding contract between Tallink Grupp and Rauma Marine Constructions enters into force

Shipbuilding contract between Tallink Grupp and Rauma Marine Constructions enters into force

AS Tallink Grupp and Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) recently signed the contract for the construction of a new LNG-powered fast ferry for the Tallinn – Helsinki route shuttle operations, which enters into force …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Vessels
VIDEO: Crowley's Second LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Taíno Enters Service

VIDEO: Crowley's Second LNG-Powered ConRo Ship Taíno Enters Service

As Crowley welcomed MV Taíno, Company’s second LNG-Powered ConRo ship, to their facilities at JAXPORT on January 5, 2019, terminal operations quickly began in preparation for her ready first voyage to Puerto …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Containerships receives its first LNG-powered container vessel

Containerships receives its first LNG-powered container vessel

Containerships announced earlier today the delivery of its first LNG-powered container vessel, M/S Containerships Nord. She was delivered to Containerships at Wenchong Shipyard, China, on …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
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