United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, has signed a contract to construct two new generation PCTC with China Ship Building Trading Co., Ltd and …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Curious
Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering service started in the port of Zeebrugge

Ship-to-ship LNG bunkering service started in the port of Zeebrugge

The bunkering vessel ENGIE Zeebrugge performed in the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium, its first deliveries of LNG (liquefied natural gas) as a marine fuel to M/V AUTO ECO and M/V AUTO ENERGY, the two new gas-propelled pure …
Jun 14, 2017 /  Vessels
UECC announces new Atlantic Service

UECC announces new Atlantic Service

UECC has announced the launching of a new Atlantic service between Scandinavia and the North of Spain. This service is the quickest way to Scandinavia, connecting Vigo (Spain) with a direct service into …
Mar 1, 2017 /  Curious
Naming ceremony for UECC’s 2nd LNG-fueled car carrier

Naming ceremony for UECC’s 2nd LNG-fueled car carrier

A naming ceremony for an LNG-powered car and truck carrier owned by United European Car Carriers (UECC) took place in the Copenhagen Malmö Port on Tuesday. The carrier, named Auto Energy, is a sister vessel to the …
Feb 7, 2017 /  Vessels
Naming Ceremony for the world’s first dual fuel LNG Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) - UECC’s Auto Eco

Naming Ceremony for the world’s first dual fuel LNG Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) - UECC’s Auto Eco

Wallenius Marine has acted as newbuilding consultants for the world’s first dual fuel LNG PCTC m/v AUTO ECO. The vessel had her formal Naming Ceremony at the Port of Zeebrugge, Belgium on 21 November …
Nov 28, 2016 /  Vessels
World's First LNG-fueled Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) Delivered

World's First LNG-fueled Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) Delivered

United European Car Carriers (UECC), which is equally owned by NYK and Wallenius Lines, took delivery of the world’s first LNG-fueled Pure Car and Truck Carrier from Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. on September 29 …
Oct 3, 2016 /  Vessels
United Car Carriers European launches dual-fuel LNG pure car and truck carrier built to LR class

United Car Carriers European launches dual-fuel LNG pure car and truck carrier built to LR class

United Car Carriers European (UECC) have launched TBN AUTO ECO, a dual-fuel LNG pure car and truck carrier (PCTC), built to LR class. This vessel is the first of its kind ordered with an LNG fuel propulsion system. A …
Apr 29, 2016 /  Vessels