Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivers LPG Carrier Maple Gas

Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivers LPG Carrier Maple Gas

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced today delivered the Maple Gas (Kawasaki hull no. 1738), a 82,200 m3 capacity liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier, for Astomos Energy Corporation. This is the 57th LPG carrier …
Mar 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Expanding Nakilat’s global outreach through New Panama Canal Transits

Expanding Nakilat’s global outreach through New Panama Canal Transits

As one of the world’s leading transporter of clean energy, Nakilat’s fleet of 70 vessels deliver to more than 26 countries across the world. Company’s 4 very large LPG carriers (VLGCs) delivered …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Curious
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier FUTURE ACE

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier FUTURE ACE

Energy efficient vessel compatible with major LPG terminals worldwide and the expanded Panama Canal Mitsubishi Shipbuilding's first ship equipped with the Mitsubishi SOx Scrubber System, compliant with 2020 …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Vessels
BW LPG announces establishment of product services division

BW LPG announces establishment of product services division

BW LPG Limited (BW LPG) today announces that it has established a Product Services division to support its core shipping business. The Product Services division is part of BW LPG’s ambition to propose a low-risk …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Curious
Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

CEO of BW LPG, Martin Ackermann confirms that their LPG carrier the 1992-built BW Helios arrived at a certified, Hong Kong Convention applicable, recycling facility in India on 21st January 2019. “At BW LPG, …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Vessels
First Discharge of LPG from Ichthys LNG Project in Japan Carried by “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER”

First Discharge of LPG from Ichthys LNG Project in Japan Carried by “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (“K” LINE) announced earlier today that “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER” carried and successfully discharged Ichthys LNG Project’s first …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
South Korean LPG tanker leaks gas off Chinese coast

South Korean LPG tanker leaks gas off Chinese coast

A South Korean-registered liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier NO.5 SJ GAS has leaked gas into seas off China's east coast, but no casualties have been reported, a Chinese newswire said Monday. Caption: LPG …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Accidents
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier LAUREL PRIME - Seventh Vessel of Its Type for Astomos Energy

Energy efficient vessel compatible with major LPG terminals worldwide and the expanded Panama Canal Built by MHI Marine Structure in Nagasaki, with tank holding capacity of 83,000m3 Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, Tuesday (Dec 11), it has safely completed the first co-loading of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Propylene onto the same vessel, which was docked in Ruwais, the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
Kuwait Oil Tanker Co. Orders Three LPG Tankers

Kuwait Oil Tanker Co. Orders Three LPG Tankers

Kuwait Oil Tanker Co. (KOTC) has ordered three giant liquefied petroleum gas tankers (LPG) from Hyundai Heavy Industries at a cost of KWD64.895 million (USD213.360 million), the state-run Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) quoted …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious