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PIS with BGN Adds Two Giant Gas Tankers, Supporting Energy Resilience and Global Market Expansion for Indonesia

Pertamina International Shipping (PIS) has strengthened its fleet by adding two Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGC), giant gas tankers optimized for transporting LPG both domestically and internationally. Named the VLGC Pertamina Gas Tulip and the VLGC …
Jan 16, 2024 / Vessels

Avance Gas Holding Ltd: Avance Gas agrees $66 million sale of 2008-built Venus Glory at estimated $27 million profit

Avance Gas Holding Ltd. (Avance Gas) (OSE: AGAS) has entered into an agreement to sell the Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC), Venus Glory, built 2008, for a gross cash consideration of $66 million. The vessel is currently trading spot after completing …
Jan 3, 2024 / Vessels

World’s Largest Ammonia Carriers For Naftomar Shipping To Be Built By Hanwha Ocean And Classed By Bureau Veritas

The order of four VLGCs to be powered by ammonia will support the adoption of carbon-neutral fuels by the shipping industry and the development of supply chains for green hydrogen, with the seaborne carriage of liquid ammonia as a practical means to …
Dec 7, 2023 / Curious

WinGD collaborates with KSS Line for ammonia-fuelled gas carriers

Swiss marine power company WinGD has signed a memorandum of understanding with KSS Line to explore X‑DF‑A engines for future newbuild projects. The companies will focus on 52cm- and 62cm-bore versions of the dual-fuel ammonia engines, suitable for …
Sep 20, 2023 / Curious

Avance Gas extends the Time Charter for VLGC Pampero by Minimum 21 months

Avance Gas Holding Ltd (Avance Gas) (OSE:AGAS) has announced a new Time Charter for the VLGC Pampero. Pampero is currently on a 12-month Time Charter with a trader which expires in November 2023.  The charterer has now agreed to a new Time …
Sep 1, 2023 / Curious

EPS celebrates naming ceremony for Company’s first VLGC - MV Logan Explorer

Eastern Pacific Shipping Pte. Ltd. celebrated naming ceremony in Korea for its first VLGC, MV Logan Explorer, according to the company's release. Built at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co.,Ltd., this 86,000 cbm gas carrier will initially be …
Aug 24, 2023 / Vessels

Astomos deal gives Maersk Tankers traction in voyage management market

Astomos Energy, the biggest liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) distributor and trader in Japan, has chosen Maersk Tankers as voyage manager for, initially, five Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs). “We are honored to commence the partnership with Maersk …
Aug 22, 2023 / Curious

APM Terminals Pipavav commences VLGC operations, establishing strategic gateway for LPG imports

APM Terminals Pipavav (GPPL - Gujarat Pipavav Port) achieved a significant milestone by commencing Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) operations with the maiden berthing of MT Jag Viraat earlier this month. MT Jag Viraat, owned by Great Eastern Shipping …
Aug 16, 2023 / Curious

TGE Marine Completes Milestone VLGC Gas Trial

TGE Marine has successfully concluded the LPG gas trial on Wideshine’s VLGC Gas Neptune. It is a landmark moment for TGE Marine as it marks the completion and delivery of Wideshine’s VLGCs series, consisting of Gas Neptune and Gas Jupiter.   …
Aug 7, 2023 / Curious

NYK to Build Its Sixth LPG Dual-Fuel Very Large LPG / Ammonia Carrier

NYK is delighted to announce the order of its sixth liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel very large LPG / liquefied ammonia gas carrier (VLGC) from Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. (KHI). The ship will be built at the KHI Sakaide Works shipyard and …
Jul 14, 2023 / Curious