LNG – Page 7

  • Mitsubishi Shipbuilding has received an order for high pressure fuel gas supply systems for six LNG-fuelled car carriers
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    MHI receives first order for high-pressure FGSS

    2021-12-23T14:02:00Z

    Mitsubishi Shipbuilding has received an order from Imabari Shipbuilding for Fuel Gas Supply System (FGSS) for six LNG-fuelled car carriers. The supplier announced that it is the first order for an FGSS for high-pressure dual fuel engines.

  • Chinese-built Prospero, with funnel on deck for passage under Nanjing Bridge on the Yangtze.
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    Swedish Environmental Imprint On Tanker Business

    2021-12-21T10:46:00Z

    Swedish owner Donsotank is introducing a new generation of hybrid-powered tanker to the European distributive traffic. 

  • A new Polar Class 4 icebreaker research vessel will bolster JAMSTEC's research capabilities when it enters service in 2026.
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    Construction of Japanese research vessel underway at JMU

    2021-12-20T11:47:00Z

    Japan Marine United (JMU) has begun construction of a Polar Class 4 (PC4) research vessel for the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC).

  • First of two rail/road ferries ordered for Russian domestic service.
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    RAIL FERRY BOOST FOR RUSSIAN BALTIC LINK

    2021-12-20T10:17:00Z

    Fresh endorsement of the railship mode is represented by the delivery of a 200m newbuild for Russian Baltic service.

  • Sangram Kishore, General Manager of the Product Management & Engineering department within Wärtsilä's maritime 2-stroke business
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    Wärtsilä introduces cryogenic fuel combustion concept as part of multi-fuel retrofit package

    2021-12-15T13:03:00Z

    Wärtsilä has developed a cryogenic fuel supply and combustion concept that combines the advantages of Diesel and Otto cycle technology and comes as a modular add-on for existing 2-stroke engines.

  • Havila Kystruten will deploy Havila Capella on a new route along the Norwegian coast between Bergen and Kirkenes
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    New Havila Kystruten cruise vessel to enter service

    2021-12-14T15:11:00Z

    Havila Capella, the latest in a series of battery-hybrid LNG-fuelled cruise ferry newbuildings ordered by Havila Kystruten, will enter service operating along the Norwegian coast between Bergen and Kirkenes. The vessel was delivered on 9 November from Turkey’s Tersan Shipyard. 

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    LNG Two-Stroke Power Goes Short-Sea

    2021-12-13T12:36:00Z

    Luxembourg-based ro-ro freight specialist CLdN is set to give a further boost to its north-west European service framework with a newbuild which marries the company’s trademark versatile carrying capacity with LNG-fuelled, two-stroke propulsion.

  • Burckhardt Compression experts working on the compressor skid in the confines of the compressor machinery room (CMR)
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    Dry-docking of LNG vessel includes major service for boil-off gas compressor

    2021-12-13T12:18:00Z

    Burckhardt Compression has delivered a comprehensive overhaul service for Teekay LNG, a leading marine transportation company. As part of a long-term service agreement (LTSA) between the two companies, extensive planning and project management have ensured the time-critical project was completed on time, with a perfect safety record.

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    TotalEnergies Marine Fuels offers perspective on marine fuels

    2021-12-10T14:16:00Z

    TotalEnergies Marine Fuels has published a white paper to offer insights for ship operators and owners seeking to manage the energy transition in their own fleet over the short to long term. La Mède biorefinery in Provence, France, which was converted from a conventional refinery in 2019.

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    WinGD publishes deep-sea shipping decarbonisation white paper

    2021-12-10T13:09:00Z

    Winterthur-based marine engine technology developer WinGD has presented a number of steps which will enable deep-sea shipping to decarbonise in line with IMO provisions. The choices for shipowners are contained in a white paper, which offers a selection of commercially available technologies that can drastically reduce emissions.

  • The Höegh Galleon is the newest FSRU in Höegh LNG’s fleet
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    Australian FSRU deal includes clean energy terminal development plan

    2021-12-06T13:45:00Z

    Höegh LNG has signed a long-term agreement to supply the first Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) in Australia. The unit will operate at the Port Kembla Energy Terminal in New South Wales.

  • Around 100 countries signed up to the Global Methane Pledge at COP26, committing them to reducing methane emissions by 30% by 2030, compared with 2020 levels.
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    Putting methane slip into perspective

    2021-12-06T11:54:00Z

    Methane gained a lot of attention at COP26, and it could be good news for proponents of LNG as bunker fuel, but a global perspective is needed.

  • Wärtsilä has won a repeat order to supply its LNG cargo handling system to an LNG bunker barge being built in the USA.
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    Wärtsilä wins repeat cargo handling order for US LNG barge

    2021-12-03T14:25:00Z

    Technology group Wärtsilä will has won a repeat order to supply its LNG cargo handling system for an LNG bunker barge being built at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in the USA.

  • Hybrid-powered Auto Advance raises the ‘greener’ shipping banner
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    DRIVE TO GREEN SHIPPING SHIFTS UP A GEAR

    2021-12-02T10:14:00Z

    Accelerated technological progression in automotive engineering and manufacturing is accompanied by a move to more sophisticated and environmentally-considerate product delivery logistics.

  • Vard has unveiled a new LNG bunker vessel design
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    Vard develops new 7,500cbm LNG bunker vessel design

    2021-11-29T13:03:00Z

    Vard Engineering AS, a unit of Norway-based Vard, has developed a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel design to meet growing demand for ship-to-ship bunkering, as well as local distribution.

  • China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) began commercial LNG bunkering operations at Macun port in Hainan on 20 November.
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    First LNG bunkering for pure-gas inland Chinese vessels

    2021-11-29T11:42:00Z

    China State Shipbuilding Corporation announced that it had completed the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering for two pure-gas vessels operating in the Pearl River, in a further demonstration of the expansion of China’s LNG bunkering network.

  • A new Baltic queen, Viking Glory is due in Finnish waters by the year’s end.
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    A NORDIC STAMP ON CHINESE PRODUCTION

    2021-11-29T10:50:00Z

    Chinese construction married with advanced European design, engineering and propulsion technology has spawned what has been described as “one of the world’s most climate-smart  passengerships.”

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    WinGD lowers methane slip below 1g/kWh in multi-turbo test

    2021-11-26T15:50:00Z

    During The Motorship’s recent Propulsion and Future Fuels conference in Copenhagen, Dominik Schneiter, VP of Research and Development at engine designer WinGD, announced that the company had made a significant advance in reducing methane slip.

  • Second-of-class Tiger Maanshan for LNG trade in containers.
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    LNG Tank Carrier Set To Make Debut

    2021-11-24T10:40:00Z

    A unique vessel type conceived to supply LNG to off-grid customers and small parcel buyers is set to enter service in the Chinese import traffic.

  • The new multipurpose vessels will have a higher cargo capacity than and the same speed as the predecessor Hjordis (pictured)
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    Wuhu wins Finnish dual-fuel multipurpose vessel series order

    2021-11-23T13:16:00Z

    Chinese shipbuilder Wuhu Shipyard has won a contract for the construction of a series of multipurpose vessels for a Finnish customer, emphasising its position in niche trades.