Energy transition in the port of Antwerp: new impetus for LNG as an alternative fuel for ships

Energy transition in the port of Antwerp: new impetus for LNG as an alternative fuel for ships

Fluxys has taken over the concession in the port of Antwerp at quay 526-528 to make liquefied natural gas (LNG) available as an alternative fuel for ships and barges, in one of the Port Authority's key initiatives to …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Keel laying held for Stolt-Nielsen’s two small-scale LNG carriers at the Keppel Nantong Shipyard, China

Keel laying held for Stolt-Nielsen’s two small-scale LNG carriers at the Keppel Nantong Shipyard, China

A keel laying ceremony was held on March 24 for Stolt-Nielsen’s two small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers at the Keppel Nantong Shipyard in China. Caption: Keel laying ceremony for …
Mar 28, 2018 /  Vessels
CEPSA presents the first multi-product supply vessel in Southern Europe (Video)

CEPSA presents the first multi-product supply vessel in Southern Europe (Video)

Cepsa is a leader in bunker fuel supply in the Iberian Peninsula with 11 vessels in operation meeting over 50% of bunker demand The company is the only mixed supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG), fuel oil and …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Skangas celebrates milestone with 1,000 LNG bunkering operations in 2017

Skangas celebrates milestone with 1,000 LNG bunkering operations in 2017

Demand for LNG on the rise in Nordics Marine Market. Skangas today announced that it completed 1,000 liquid natural gas (LNG) bunkering operations in 2017, representing more than 60% increase over previous years. A …
Mar 19, 2018 /  Vessels
VT Halter Marine Starts Construction on America’s First Offshore LNG ATB Unit

VT Halter Marine Starts Construction on America’s First Offshore LNG ATB Unit

VT Halter Marine, Inc. (VT Halter Marine), a company of Vision Technologies Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), on 08th of March, held a ceremony to commence construction on America’s first Liquefied Natural Gas …
Mar 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Eesti Gas and Tallink Grupp sign 5-year LNG supply deal for Megastar vessel

Eesti Gas and Tallink Grupp sign 5-year LNG supply deal for Megastar vessel

AS Eesti Gaas and AS Tallink Grupp have signed a framework agreement, according to which Eesti Gaas will supply Megastar vessel traveling between Tallinn and Helsinki with liquefied natural gas, i.e. LNG, during the …
Mar 8, 2018 /  Curious
GTT signs four new orders for the equipment of three LNG Carriers and one bunkering vessel

GTT signs four new orders for the equipment of three LNG Carriers and one bunkering vessel

GTT announced on Friday that it has received several orders, since the beginning of the year, for the equipment of three LNG Carriers (LNGCs) and one bunkering vessel. The three LNGCs, offering capacities ranging from …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Bilbao Conducts First Ship-to-Ship LNG Bunkering

Port of Bilbao Conducts First Ship-to-Ship LNG Bunkering

ITSAS GAS, a company formed by the Basque Energy Entity (the Basque Government Energy Agency), tug boat operators, Remolcadores Ibaizabal and shipowner, Naviera Murueta, has carried out in the Port of Bilbao the first …
Feb 16, 2018 /  Vessels
DEME bunkers its dual-fuel hopper dredger 'Scheldt River' with LNG for the first time in Germany

DEME bunkers its dual-fuel hopper dredger 'Scheldt River' with LNG for the first time in Germany

DEME’s pioneering dual fuel Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Scheldt River was successfully bunkered with Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) at Brunsbüttel Ports on 12 February.  Approximately 85 tonnes of the …
Feb 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Total and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines sign a long-term charter contract for a pioneer Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker vessel

Total and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines sign a long-term charter contract for a pioneer Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker vessel

Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) have signed a long-term charter contract for a large LNG bunker vessel of 18,600 m³, to be delivered in 2020. She will operate in …
Feb 7, 2018 /  Vessels