Liquid Natural Gas – Page 6

  • Dual-fuel electric ferry project comes good in Balearia colours.
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    Spanish Charter For Former Honfleur

    2023-03-28T05:34:00Z

    Spanish operator Balearia has signed an initial six-month charter on an innovative ro-pax ferry, which has lain idle in Poland since completion last May. Originally ordered by Brittany Ferries for cross-Channel duty as the Honfleur, the 187m vessel now bears the name Rusadir for her impending assignment on western Mediterranean service between Malaga and the Spanish North African enclave of Melilla.

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    Methane slip reduction project targets Wärtsilä large bore engine platform

    2023-03-27T06:15:00Z

    New advanced combustion technology designed to reduce methane slip is being developed for Wärtsilä’s large bore engine platform after earlier success with smaller engines.

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    HSD Engine awarded service contract for Nakilat LNGCs

    2023-03-22T13:24:00Z

    Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat) has awarded HSD Engine a long-term service agreement to supply spares and maintenance services for the engines onboard Nakilat’s wholly owned fleet of LNG carriers.

  • New MAMII members come on board
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    Methane emissions initiative gains new members

    2023-03-17T11:45:00Z

    Seven new members have joined a major initiative aimed at reducing methane emissions in the maritime industry

  • Kaimana Hila
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    Matson opts for third dual-fuel retrofit

    2023-03-16T12:06:00Z

    Matson Navigation has exercised an option to convert the main engine aboard the containership Kaimana Hila to a dual-fuel ME-GI unit capable of running on LNG.

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    ‘Made In Italy’ Reaches A New Scale

    2023-03-13T10:49:00Z

    Set to become the largest-ever vessel constructed in Italy, the 175,500gt cruise ship Sun Princess reinforces the country’s standing as a European bastion of the shipbuilding industry, focused on high added-value production.

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    First Singaporean LNG Bunkering For PCTC

    2023-03-09T12:52:00Z

    Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel O&M and Shell, have concluded the first refuelling of an LNG-fuelled Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) with LNG in Singapore’s port waters.

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    ClassNK AiPs for GTT’s latest alt fuels development projects

    2023-03-07T13:01:00Z

    ClassNK has issued four Approvals in Principle (AiPs) to GTT, following latest development projects in alternative fuels, which were handed over during a ceremony in Tokyo on 6 March 2023.

  • Bruegel supply vs demand
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    Owners Cautious Despite Recent Fall In LNG Price

    2023-03-07T10:49:00Z

    The volatility of LNG prices since the outbreak of the confl ict in Ukraine means that sophisticated ship owners and operators are reassessing price indices

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    New LNG Carrier Enters Polish Trade

    2023-03-06T11:57:00Z

    Poland’s increased recourse to gas imports to meet the energy needs of a growing economy is being facilitated by commitments to a series of newbuild LNG carriers.

  • CMA CGM vessel
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    Methane slip reduction targeted in EU-funded Green Ray project

    2023-02-28T12:27:00Z

    A consortium including technology group Wärtsilä has secured European Union funding to develop solutions minimising methane slip from marine engines.

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    MHI-MME successfully trials ORC waste heat recovery system with LN2

    2023-02-28T11:58:00Z

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Equipment Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME) successfully conducted demonstration tests of a modified 100kW ORC (Organic Rankine Cycle) system with cryogenic liquid nitrogen (LN2) in January 2023.

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    Digitalisation solutions and hydrogen broaden GTT’s focus areas

    2023-02-23T11:21:00Z

    GTT, the LNG containment specialist, is expanding its strategic focus to include digitalisation solutions as well as hydrogen solutions, Anouar Kiassi, GTT’s vice president of Digital & Information explains to The Motorship in an exclusive interview.

  • Woodward’s SOGAV235
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    Woodward SOGAV gas admission valve awarded IGF Code compliance

    2023-02-21T11:05:00Z

    Woodward has added a new SOGAV (solenoid-operated gas admission valve) to its product line after it achieved Zone ‘0’ IGF Code compliance.

  • MAN ES has rolled out an optimisation programme to improve the performance of its dual-fuel, low-pressure ME-GA engine.
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    MAN ES Optimises ME-GA Engine Performance

    2023-02-20T14:06:00Z

    MAN Energy Solutions is rolling out an optimisation programme to improve the performance of its dual-fuel, low-pressure ME-GA engine before the first reference for its new two-stroke offering enters service.

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    LNG Barge Deal Boosts German Yard

    2023-02-13T11:11:00Z

    Resurgent German shipbuilder Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has landed a major deal for a series of LNG bunker tankers. Three 4,500m3-capacity newbuilds have been ordered by a consortium made up of the German companies Nordic Hamburg Shipmanagement and Wessels Marine and the Dutch firm Titan Clean Fuels.

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    Boost To Spanish LNG Bunkering Role

    2023-02-09T11:21:00Z

    Spanish shipbuilding has given new dimension to its capabilities by delivering a 5,000m3-capacity LNG bunker tanker, the first-ever produced by the industry. The 93m Haugesund Knutsen will supply LNG to gas-fuelled cruise ships, ferries and other vessels calling at Spanish ports.

  • 'Eleanor Roosevelt'
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    Wärtsilä to supply propulsion solutions for innovative fast ferry

    2023-02-06T11:18:00Z

    Wärtsilä has announced that it has been awarded the contract to supply dual-fuel engines and high-performance axial flow waterjets for a new High-Speed Ro-Pax ferry. The ship, TBN Margarita Salas, is being built at the Astilleros Armon Gijon yard in Spain on behalf of the Spanish shipping company Baleària.

  • Ubuntu Harmony Capesize+
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    LNG Capesize+ newbuild completes first mission

    2023-02-03T14:38:00Z

    First of ten LNG Capesize+ newbuilds is helping Anglo American achieve its net zero goal by 2040

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    Malaysia Builds LNG Carrier Influence

    2023-02-03T12:30:00Z

    A further stage in the expansion of the Malaysian-owned LNG carrier fleet has been signalled by the construction in South Korea of the 174,000m3-capacity sisters Seri Damai and Seri Daya.