BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry



« News Home
:: Monthly Archive

News Topics
:: Air Pollution
:: Agreements & M&A's
:: Alternative Fuels
:: BunkerBlog
:: Cargoes & Storage
:: Company News
:: Efficiency, Costs & Charges
:: Environment
:: Events
:: Financial
:: Fuel Quality & Testing
:: Lubes & Additives
:: Oil Spills
:: People
:: Port News
:: Projects
:: Regulation, Legal
:: Services, Products,Technology
:: Statistics & Research
:: Vessels

Regional Archive
:: Americas
:: Asia/Oceania
:: Europe
:: M.East/Africa


BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry
Home » News





Additional LNG-fuelled ro-pax ferry ordered

25 Jun 2015 15:57 GMT

Vessel is scheduled for delivery in 2018.



Sweden's oldest passenger shipping company, Rederi AB Gotland, has exercised its option to build another liquefied natural gas (LNG) ro-pax vessel in addition to the vessel originally ordered during the second half of 2014.

The 1,650-passenger vessel is to be built by GSI Shipyard in China and is scheduled for delivery in 2018.

Both vessels are to run on LNG. During the design process, the Swedish operator says that much work has been devoted to creating optimal hull lines in order to obtain the "best possible energy consumption and environmental impact".

The first 199.99-metre-long vessel is scheduled for delivery in 2017.






Related Links:

Integrated solution for world's first LNG-fuelled high-speed ro-pax ferry
Contract to build first ever cruise ships powered at sea by LNG
Approval in principle for LNG-fuelled bulk carrier design
Cruise ship supplied for the first time with low-emission electricity from LNG
North America's first LNG-powered ferry to be delivered in Canada

Latest News:

FIS recommends hedging in cleared market to avoid lengthy credit negotiations and disruptions in 2020
Shell to charter - and bunker - two dual-fuel crude tankers
Brent slightly lower on stronger dollar
Aegean expects Q4 $28.2m loss; 2018 'likely to be another tough year'
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
Aegean buys Melissanidis-owned firms; founder's group to become biggest shareholder
Cockett expands commercial team with 19 hires
Goltens partners with Yara Marine on SOx scrubbers
IBIA names Michael Green as new chairman
Aegean shareholder group 'gravely concerned' by board's 'silence'
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
Brent crude took modest gains yesterday




Page Links:

Prices
Africa
Asia
Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
South Europe
Index Summary
Price Highlights
Commentaries
Futures
Prices
Antwerp
Busan
Cape Town
Fujairah
Houston
Istanbul
Kaohsiung
Las Palmas
Maracaibo
New Orleans
Piraeus
Rio
Rotterdam
Santos
Singapore
News
Latest News
Blogs
Archive
Americas
Asia
Europe
Middle East
News
Air Pollution
Agreements & M&A's
Alternative Fuels
Cargoes & Storage
Efficiency, Costs & Charges
Environment
Events
Financial
Fuel Quality
Lubes & Additives
Oil Spills
People
Port News
Projects
Regulation/Legal
Services, Products, Technology
Statistics & Research
Vessels
Contact & Terms
Contact Us
Advertise
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Events
Upcoming Events