LNG – Page 9

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    GTT fuel tanks for LNG-fuelled cargo ships

    2021-10-15T12:52:00Z

    GTT has been chosen by its partner the Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) to design the cryogenic fuel tanks of two LNG-fuelled container vessels.

  • Mr. Song Wei, R&D Deputy Director of Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding expects commercial offering of the new LNG carrier design to begin from Q1 2022
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    LNG CARRIER DESIGN FOR EVOLVING CII RATINGS EXPECTED EARLY 2022

    2021-10-06T15:45:00Z

    Shipowners will need to be ready to meet the evolving requirements of the IMO’s Carbon Intensity Indicator (CII) to ensure their assets remain viable, and a new LNG carrier design is under development that offers that long-term flexibility without the need for speed reduction.

  • The online signing ceremony was held on 30 September via videoconference.
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    WinGD X-DF engines for Novatek LNGCs

    2021-10-04T14:27:00Z

    WinGD will supply dual-fuel X-DF engines in connection with the building of 4 × 174,000cbm LNG carriers under construction for Russian producer Novatek.

  • The containership ElbBLUE bunkered green SNG (Synthetic Natural Gas) at the Elbe port in Brunsbüttel, Germany on 29 September 2021.
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    Green synthetic LNG bunkering first in Germany

    2021-09-30T11:19:00Z

    On 29 September, a 1,036 teu containership, ElbBLUE, bunkered 20 tons of green SNG (Synthetic Natural Gas) at Elbe port in Brunsbüttel, Germany. The bunkering represented the first time that synthetic fuel – generated from 100% renewable energy via power-to-X technology – has been employed in commercial shipping.

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    France LNG first for Gasum

    2021-09-28T15:17:00Z

    Gasum has completed its first LNG delivery in France at the same time as the first ship to ship LNG bunkering operation in the Port of Le Havre, France

  • Svanehøj is planning to extend its cargo system service capabilities to LNG vessels following the acquisition.
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    Wärtsilä to divest Wärtsilä Tank Control Systems to Svanehøj

    2021-09-23T10:53:00Z

    Svanehøj, a Danish gas pump specialist involved in the design and manufacture of specialised deep well pump solutions, has announced a deal to acquire Wärtsilä Tank Control Systems.

  • The ABS study compared the potential CO2 emission savings of ordering a newbuilding compared with converting the main mover of Avance Gas's VLGC PROMISE to DF operation.
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    Dual-fuel newbuilds offer lifetime GHG emission savings over DF conversions: ABS

    2021-09-20T13:07:00Z

    A first of its kind ABS study, based on Avance Gas Holding Ltd. vessel data, has found that a newbuild, dual-fuel gas carrier would generate lower CO2 emissions over the course of its operational life than an existing gas carrier converted to dual-fuel operations.

  • A Knutsen OAS LNG carrier (© KNUTSEN OAS)
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    Knutsen OAS takes up LNG carrier options with HSHI

    2021-09-15T16:55:00Z

    Knutsen OAS Shipping has taken up an option for a further three LNG carriers at the Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea. The three newbuildings will be equipped with Wärtsilä’s Compact Reliq reliquefaction plant.

  • Using a VOC recovery system (pictured) for loadings would yield net CO2 equivalent (CO2e) savings of 1,200-1,500 metric tonnes per loading of a VLCC. (credit: Wärtsilä Gas Solutions)
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    WARTSILA SEES WIDER INTEREST IN VOC SOLUTION FOR OFFSHORE SECTOR

    2021-09-13T12:46:00Z

    Wärtsilä Gas Solutions is looking to extend the commercial application of its volatile organic compound (VOC) recovery system to PSVs serving crude oil tankers loading at SBMs, Sea Islands or terminals.

  • GTT has launched a smart tool for LNG operators Photo: GTT
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    GTT launches LNG smart shipping tool

    2021-09-10T14:37:00Z

    GTT has launched a new digital ‘smart shipping’ tool to help LNG operators, and owners of LNG carriers and LNG-fuelled vessels to optimise voyages to reduce fuel consumption and manage boil-off gas.

  • Jiangnan's first mid-scale LNG carrier will be equipped with GTT’s Mark III membrane containment technology
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    GTT WINS FIRST JIANGNAN LNG TANK DESIGN CONTRACT

    2021-09-02T10:57:00Z

    GTT has been awarded the contract for the cargo handling system and the tank design of a 79,800 m3 LNG carriers (LNGC) for Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd. The order is the first from the yard for a membrane LNGC using GTT technology.

  • Part of the conversion of the LNG-ready 130-metre long 10,500dwt Saltstraum will be delivered whilst the ships are in service in order to reduce downtime.
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    HOGLUND WINS FGSS CONTRACT FOR UTKILEN CHEMICAL TANKERS

    2021-08-24T12:32:00Z

    Høglund has been has been awarded the contract for the retrofit of a Fuel Gas Supply System (FGSS) solution for Norwegian tanker owner and operator Utkilen.

  • LNG is expected to play a major role in shipping in the Baltic Sea Photo: Gasum
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    Gasum wins Finnish government LNG deal

    2021-08-23T14:47:00Z

    Gasum has won a contract with Finnish government central purchasing body, Hansel, to supply LNG to the Transport Infrastructure Agency and Border Guard in 2021/22.

  • MAN ES has received 40 orders for MAN B&W ME-GA engines since March (credit: MAN Energy Solutions)
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    MAN announces dozens of orders for ME-GA engine

    2021-08-23T13:03:00Z

    MAN Energy Solutions has received 40 new orders for its two-speed low-pressure, dual-fuel MAN B&W ME-GA engine and accompanying EGR, the company announced.

  • Members of GTT and CCS at the signing of the MoU Photo: GTT
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    GTT and CCS team up on membrane technology

    2021-08-19T12:26:00Z

    GTT and the China Classification Society (CCS), have joined forces on a technical cooperation for the application of GTT membrane technology.

  • The dual-fuel newbuildings will have similar dimensions to Siem Car Carriers' LNG-fuelled Siem Confucius (copyright: Volkswagen AG).
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    Siem Industries inks long-term dual-fuel PCTC charter

    2021-08-18T15:02:00Z

    A Bermuda-based subsidiary of Siem Industries Group (SFL Corporation) has signed a ten-year charter agreement for two LNG-fuelled pure car and truck carriers with a leading Asia-based transportation company.

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    Cutting FSRU CO2 emissions

    2021-08-17T16:51:00Z

    Technology that reduces the fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) for LNG has been successfully demonstrated.

  • Johnny Kackur, General Manager, Merchant and Gas Carrier Segment, at Wärtsilä
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    NEW SHIP POWER CONCEPT ELIMINATES TRADITIONAL 2-STROKE PROPULSION ENGINE

    2021-08-11T15:44:51Z

    A new ship power concept targeting tankers and bulk carriers developed by Wärtsilä and RINA relies on two 4-stroke dual-fuel LNG engines for both propulsion and electric power generation.

  • The new dual-fuel TT-Line ferries will be powered by Wärtsilä engines. (Copyright: Rauma Marine Constructions Oy)
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    Engine and FGSS package for dual-fuel TT Line newbuildings

    2021-08-11T11:54:00Z

    Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply the engines and fuel gas supply system for two dual-fuel Ro-Pax vessels under construction at Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) in Finland.

  • RINA aims to make LNG more widely available in the Mediterranean, Black and Caspian Seas Photo: wikimedia
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    Safely expanding LNG bunkering and storage

    2021-08-09T11:20:00Z

    RINA has been awarded a framework contract by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) to help increase the availability of LNG in the Mediterranean, Black and Caspian Seas.