Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named NIKOLAY URVANTSEV

The Vessel Will Serve in the World's First Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Project following Vladimir Rusanov and Vladimir Vize TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on 18 July, a naming ceremony for an …
Jul 19, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

1 Survivor Saved from Wrecked Yacht off Philippines TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on July 1, the MOL-operated LNG carrier Energy Advance safely rescued a castaway in the Pacific Ocean …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Knutsen names LNG carrier newbuild at Hyundai Heavy Industries

Norwegian shipping company Knutsen named its second liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier newbuild of the year at the South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard. The company said through a brief social media …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Spotted: Knutsen’s 12th LNG carrier departs HHI shipyard

Spotted: Knutsen’s 12th LNG carrier departs HHI shipyard

Norwegian shipping company Knutsen said it has expanded its liquefied natural gas carrier fleet to 12 vessels as its latest newbuild Adriano Knutsen is set to depart the South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Lloyd’s Register to work with Chinese partners on 220,000-cbm LNG carrier

Lloyd’s Register to work with Chinese partners on 220,000-cbm LNG carrier

Collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system. LR has signed an agreement with …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Curious
JERA’s New LNG Carrier Named Sohshu Maru

JERA’s New LNG Carrier Named Sohshu Maru

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced the naming of a newbuilding LNG Carrier ordered by Trans-Pacific Shipping 8 Ltd., a Joint Venture between MOL and JERA Co., Inc. (JERA)  The ceremony was …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Awilco notified of LNG carrier charter deal cancellation

Awilco notified of LNG carrier charter deal cancellation

Norwegian LNG transportation provider Awilco said the charter deal for its WilForce liquefied natural gas carrier has been canceled by the charterer.  The company noted that the cancellation comes following a …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL and GAIL Sign Charter Contract for one LNG Carrier

MOL and GAIL Sign Charter Contract for one LNG Carrier

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Thursday (Jun20) announced that, through a wholly owned subsidiary of MOL, a short-term charter agreement for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier has been signed with GAIL (India) …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Curious
Anthony Veder expands fleet with taking in five gas carriers from GATX

Anthony Veder expands fleet with taking in five gas carriers from GATX

Anthony Veder will perform the commercial management of five gas carriers of GATX Corporation. The vessels will start trading in the company’s gas pool as per June 2019. With this transaction Anthony Veder further …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Saga LNG Shipping’s mid-size carrier completes gas trials

Saga LNG Shipping’s mid-size carrier completes gas trials

Singapore-based Saga LNG Shipping completed the gas trials for its new LNG carrier, Saga Dawn, on Sunday, June 16, at anchorage near Shanghai, China. The 45,000-cbm LNG carrier Saga Dawn cooled down one of its three …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Vessels