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First purpose built LNG bunker vessel
ENGIE, Fluxys, Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK have taken delivery of what has been called the world’s first purpose built liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel (LBV) from Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd. 15 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
ISO standard for safe bunkering of LNG ships
The clear need to standardise LNG bunkering operations for all stakeholders at the international level has finally been recognised in a new ISO standard set up to ensure LNG-fuelled vessels can bunker in a safe and sustainable way. 14 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
First boxship LNG conversion set for May
The world’s first conversion of a container feeder ship to dual fuel propulsion will be carried out in May and could be followed by three more ships, according to owner Wessels Reederei. 13 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
GTT upgrades Teekay technical service agreement
Teekay and GTT have recently signed a Technical Service Agreement (TSA) for 23 vessels equipped with the GTT technologies Mark III and NO96. 07 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
BSM and Babcock plan Baltic LNG bunker ship
Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) and engineering company Babcock International Group are to develop 7,500m3 gas supply vessel (GSV) for providing LNG to ships and shore-based gas consumers in the Baltic Sea. 06 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
Houlder and KLAW partner on LNG transfer
Marine Engineers Houlder and KLAW LNG have signed a new memorandum of understanding to develop a new bunker and transfer solution. 03 Feb 2017 - The Motorship
MAN Cryo FGSS for Italian ferry
MAN Diesel & Turbo’s LNG fuel gas system division is to deliver a fuel gas supply system (FGSS) for a double-ended fo-pax ferry under construction at Sefine Shipyard in Turkey for Italian owner Caronte and Tourist. 30 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
LNG-fuelled capesize development project planned
A collaboration between mining companies and shipping stakeholders is to develop a LNG-fuelled capesize bulk carrier for a proposed ‘green corridor’ between Australia and China. 25 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
LNG carrier delivered
TOKYO-Mitsui OSK Lines has delivered the LNG carrier 'CESI Qingdao' to Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding on 6 January. 12 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
GTT technology will equip new LNG carrier
Gaztransport & Technigaz’s (GTT) Mark V technology will equip a new LNG carrier being built by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). 12 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Tallink LNG ferry nears completion
Tallink’s new LNG powered fast ferry, which is nearing completion at Meyer Turku Shipyard, has undertaken its first LNG bunkering at Skangas Pori LNG terminal. 05 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Wärtsilä care for MOL LNG carriers
Wärtsilä has signed a ten-year maintenance agreement for two LNG carriers with MOL LNG Transport Europe Ltd, a strategic move to increase the reliability of the vessels' operations and reduce operational costs. 03 Jan 2017 - The Motorship
Germans get first LNG research ship
The German Government has ordered a new €113.8 million survey, wreck location and research ship with dual fuel LNG drive and says it will be the world’s first ocean-going public service vessel of its kind, reports Tom Todd. 20 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
LNG regasification control system agreement
DSME and Kongsberg Maritime have signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) for a new LNG FSRU regasification control system. 14 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
Tokyo welcomes LNG event
Leaders and policy makers are set to gather in Tokyo in April next year to attend the 29th edition of the Gastech Conference and Exhibition. 05 Dec 2016 - The Motorship
LNG fuelled ferry for the Med
LMG Marin has secured a contract to design what it calls the first LNG fuelled ferry to operate in the Mediterranean Sea. 30 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
VIDEO: Breaking the barriers to LNG uptake
Removing commercial barriers to the uptake of LNG as a marine fuel was the focus of a live interview with Peter Keller, executive vice president of Tote Inc and chairman of the SEA\LNG consortium, at last month’s Gas Fuelled Ships conference. 29 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
‘Something’s changed’: LNG projects gather momentum
Discussion at this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships conference in Hamburg last week suggested that the tide is turning for LNG as marine fuel, with increasing numbers of projects turning from concept to reality. 25 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
LNG project to boost North Sea bunker infrastructure
A multilateral LNG project has been launched to provide customers in the north UK and North Sea with gas deliveries, including bunkering. 23 Nov 2016 - The Motorship
Matson selects MAN ME-GI for LNG con-ros
US ship owner Matson Navigation Co has chosen MAN Diesel & Turbo’s ME-GI engines, with exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) for NOx abatement, to power two dual-fuelled containerships to be built by General Dynamics NASSCO. 18 Nov 2016 - The Motorship