Innovative Nor Lines duo to raise the bar in shortsea trade

Changing order in the shortsea trades: Nor Lines' new generation will be fuelled solely on LNG; the special hull form includes a fuel-saving, wave piercing bow

As the first of a pair of LNG-burning general cargo ships for operation in ECAs is nearing completion in China, David Tinsley looks at what could prove the future for European coastal and shortsea ships.

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