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Home » News » Vessel News - Q2 2013


Vessel News - Q2 2013

Classification contract for China's first dual fuel LNG carriers
28 Jun 2013 08:53 GMT
Vessels will be able to run on both gas and fuel oil, but the intention will be to primarily burn gas.

Wärtsilä in deal to provide fuel-saving propulsion solutions
28 Jun 2013 08:28 GMT
Finnish firm is contracted to supply propulsion packages for 24 new vessels.

Denmark's first LNG-fuelled ferry to be launched in 2014
27 Jun 2013 13:31 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to set off on its first journey between Samsø and the Danish mainland in October 2014.

Horizon Lines to convert vessels to burn LNG
26 Jun 2013 07:14 GMT
Ocean shipper says the goal of the project is to reduce fuel consumption and lower emissions.

Exhaust gas cleaning systems for Color Line ferry
25 Jun 2013 05:23 GMT
Four scrubber systems will be installed on the company's SuperSpeed 2 ro-pax ferry.

High-speed dual-fuel ferry achieves 58.1 knots
19 Jun 2013 15:23 GMT
Vessel speed recorded with gas turbines operating on LNG.

Contract to provide integrated solution for Harvey Gulf vessel
18 Jun 2013 07:00 GMT
Deal includes service agreement for six LNG-fuelled offshore supply vessels and up to three multipurpose support vessels.

Cruise ships to incorporate fuel-saving engines
17 Jun 2013 12:44 GMT
Fuel-efficient engines and exhaust gas treatment system to be installed on two cruise new ships.

Cargill takes delivery of fuel-efficient tanker
11 Jun 2013 07:32 GMT
Vessel includes a number of features for improved fuel efficiency.

LNG bunker barge concept unveiled
10 Jun 2013 07:45 GMT
LNG tank has a 4000-cubic-metre storage capacity.

Project to develop fuel-saving technology for old container ships
04 Jun 2013 08:38 GMT
Research project aims to reduce the energy consumption of container ships by 10-20 percent.

First fuel-saving Environship launched
04 Jun 2013 07:24 GMT
Fuel-efficient vessel is said to reduce CO2 emissions by up to 40 percent.

Dutch LNG project announced
31 May 2013 07:48 GMT
Dutch firms join forces to develop solutions for the LNG transportation market.

Fuel-saving ships nominated for award
30 May 2013 13:02 GMT
Award will be presented to the vessel considered to have made the greatest contribution towards energy efficiency.

New system monitors fuel consumption
22 May 2013 04:55 GMT
Marine computer system can control wind and solar power devices and monitor fuel consumption.

New cruise line to launch fuel-efficient vessel
20 May 2013 08:17 GMT
Cruise line business to launch its first vessel in 2015.

Gas warning: 'Companies face potential manslaughter charges'
15 May 2013 12:45 GMT
Maritime firms are warned of the risk of not having maintained and certified gas detectors.

New requirement for bunkering in Suez
10 May 2013 18:24 GMT
Written approval required for owners' matters at least 24 hours prior to arrival in Suez.

Contract to build fuel-saving fishing vessel
09 May 2013 08:49 GMT
New vessel will offer fuel savings of around 30 percent or more, says fishing firm.

Pevasa Group orders fuel-saving propulsion system
29 Apr 2013 18:23 GMT
System comprises three high-efficiency products that are said to increase efficiency by up to at least 9 percent.

V-Marine Fuels expands UK fleet
29 Apr 2013 10:33 GMT
Supply vessel to serve the Thames Estuary and English Channel markets.

Repeat order for fuel-efficient fish transporting vessel
26 Apr 2013 12:10 GMT
Hull design and propulsion system are said to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.

500th sale of fuel-saving engine
26 Apr 2013 06:29 GMT
Engine's optimised combustion reduces both fuel consumption and exhaust emissions.

Scrubbers to be installed on two cruise vessels
24 Apr 2013 08:21 GMT
Scrubbers will remove over 98 percent of sulphur oxides from the ships' exhaust gas, says manufacturer.

Propulsion system selected for two new cargo ships
22 Apr 2013 17:51 GMT
Integrated propeller and rudder system to be installed on two vessels being built for Neptune Lines.

Power and propulsion systems ordered for LNG vessels
19 Apr 2013 06:28 GMT
New contracts awarded for two LNG carriers and an LNG Floating Storage Regasification Unit.

China's first dual-fuel fishery administration vessel
18 Apr 2013 07:16 GMT
Vessel retrofitted to run on both liquefied natural gas and marine gasoil.

LNG carrier design could be used for bunkering
18 Apr 2013 05:37 GMT
Bunker industry is a potential market for newly-approved LNG carrier design.

Wärtsilä to supply inert gas systems for three vessels
17 Apr 2013 11:31 GMT
Systems are used to prevent the gas mixture in cargo tanks or bunkers from reaching a range where explosions could occur.

Endofa to launch three tankers in West Africa
17 Apr 2013 07:41 GMT
Supplier to offer a full range of high and low sulphur fuel grades to customers in West Africa.

Ardmore aiming to set new standards in fuel efficiency
16 Apr 2013 13:36 GMT
Irish product and chemical tanker specialist adds performance monitoring technology across its fleet.

APL 'honoured' to win green award
16 Apr 2013 07:27 GMT
Imperative that APL continues its efforts to enhance the efficiency of its ships to remain competitive, says President.

Improving the fuel efficiency of recreational crafts
16 Apr 2013 06:58 GMT
Emerging trends to be analysed in upcoming web event.

Evergas orders dual-fuel solutions package
15 Apr 2013 08:50 GMT
Integrated technology set to make vessels 'the most environmentally sustainable LNG carriers ever built'.

LNG-fuelled inland shipping vessels launched
12 Apr 2013 12:28 GMT
LNG-powered tankers are described as 'a first' for the inland shipping industry.

LNG consortium selects research ships
10 Apr 2013 14:23 GMT
Eight vessels are to be monitored in a research project to evaluate the use of LNG as a transport fuel.

ULCS calls set to rise at Jebel Ali
09 Apr 2013 14:33 GMT
UAE port expects ultra-large container ship calls to increase steadily following the completion of its dredging programme.

Teekay in deal to buy fuel-efficient tankers
09 Apr 2013 13:47 GMT
Four product tankers to be built by South Korean firm STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.

Yujin sells bunker tanker
08 Apr 2013 06:46 GMT
Bunker vessel is sold to Singapore-based operator.

First Onboard DC Grid system delivered
05 Apr 2013 21:33 GMT
First vessel powered with Onboard DC Grid system to provide fuel efficiency and lower emissions.

CSAV to lower fuel consumption with vessel investment plan
05 Apr 2013 12:01 GMT
Board of directors approves plan to acquire seven new containerships.

Cruise ships to include waste fuel recovery system
05 Apr 2013 07:01 GMT
Waste oil separator can recover up to 2 percent of a vessel's total fuel consumption, says manufacturer.





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