DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL awards AiP to Daehan Shipbuilding for LNG-fuelled Aframax design

DNV GL has awarded Korean shipbuilder Daehan Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (DHSC) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of an LNG-fuelled 115,000 dwt Aframax tanker. As the maritime industry continues to build on its …
Jan 4, 2019 /  Vessels
New milestone in the supply of LNG as fuel at the Port of Cartagena

New milestone in the supply of LNG as fuel at the Port of Cartagena

Repsol has carried out the largest supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to a ship for use as fuel. Eleven LNG tanks have been supplied to the Canadian ship Paul A. Desganés in an operation carried out in the port …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Norden tests CO2-neutral fuel on Handysize product tanker

Norden tests CO2-neutral fuel on Handysize product tanker

Tanker operator Norden and biofuel supplier GoodFuels of Rotterdam announced the successful trial of a CO2-neutral biofuel used as an alternative to low sulphur fossil fuel. Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Gothia Tanker Alliance Delivers Fure Valö

Gothia Tanker Alliance Delivers Fure Valö

Europe's leading network for smaller and intermediate size tankers Gothia Tanker Alliance announced the delivery of the fourth vessel LNG-fueled vessel Fure Valö. The vessel was named on the 17th of November and …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Balearia launches its second LNG ferry in Italy

Spanish shipping company Baleària said the second of its LNG-fueled ferries, Marie Curie, has hit the water in the Italian Cantiere Navale Visentini shipyard. Balearia said Marie Curie’s sister vessel …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Containerships increases it’s LNG-fuelled truck capacity in the port of Rotterdam

Containerships increases it’s LNG-fuelled truck capacity in the port of Rotterdam

Containerships have signed a collaboration agreement with the Dutch trucking company Don Trucking in order to increase the amount of LNG-fuelled trucks in the region. The partnership guarantees trucking capacity of 15 …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Curious
DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

In a spectacular ceremony DEME’s next generation, giant new offshore installation vessel Orion was successfully launched at the COSCO Qidong shipyard in China on November 21. ‘Orion’ will feature …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built Viking Line vessel has been extended to include the ABB Ability™ System …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

Composite technology a “game changer” for LNG as marine fuel ABS, OceanFinance and Scorpius Space Launch Company (SSLC) are joining forces on the SPACE TECH4SEA project to adapt composite technologies …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
SEA\LNG voices strong support for MEPC 73 outcomes

SEA\LNG voices strong support for MEPC 73 outcomes

LNG as a marine fuel reaffirmed as central to meeting emission reductions targets SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine …
Nov 5, 2018 /  Vessels