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Home » News » Vessel News - Q2 2014


Vessel News - Q2 2014

TGE Marine secures gas system and cargo tank contracts
27 Jun 2014 18:14 GMT
German engineering firm is awarded nine contracts for the supply of gas plants, high pressure fuel gas systems and cargo tanks.

Tri-fuel LNG carriers ordered
27 Jun 2014 12:33 GMT
Vessels are expected to be delivered in the second half of 2017.

New electric propulsion contract for Royal Navy ships
26 Jun 2014 17:37 GMT
Latest contract forms part of a major program to upgrade the Ministry of Defence's current fleet of frigates.

Float out ceremony for fuel-efficient cruise ship
25 Jun 2014 18:28 GMT
Vessel features energy-efficient hybrid engines, hydro-dynamically optimized streamlined hulls and bows for maximum fuel efficiency.

Propulsion system for shipping group and bunker firm
23 Jun 2014 18:36 GMT
New tanker is due to operate mainly in northern Europe.

Engine for 'world's most eco-friendly containership' delivered
23 Jun 2014 14:36 GMT
Engine will primarily operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

River vessel retrofitted for LNG fuel is launched
20 Jun 2014 14:31 GMT
Inland waterway vessel is retrofitted with liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines.

Red Funnel: We've been using low sulphur fuel for 18 years
20 Jun 2014 09:10 GMT
With new SECA regulations due to come into force in 2015, ferry operator points out that its vessels have been running on low sulphur fuel since 1996.

Contract to build LNG fuel gas system for icebreaker
19 Jun 2014 14:55 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be launched in late 2016.

New York launches retrofitted electric canal boat
19 Jun 2014 12:33 GMT
Vessel now runs on a battery-powered all-electric powertrain system.

World's first LNG-fuelled icebreaker to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines
10 Jun 2014 08:49 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be launched in late 2015.

Tankers resume bunkering in Gulf of Finland
09 Jun 2014 08:20 GMT
Scheduled vessel maintenance completed in St. Petersburg.

Project to develop LNG-powered ULCSs
06 Jun 2014 09:42 GMT
LNG-fuelled boxship project will be the 'cornerstone' of a broad sustainability strategy.

LNG-fuelled ro-ro ferry for Australian market
04 Jun 2014 15:05 GMT
New vessel is set to operate between the Australian mainland and Tasmania upon completion in 2016.

Bunkers International expands US barge fleet
03 Jun 2014 07:31 GMT
The addition of the AGB EllaC and the AGB-JPC brings the company's vessel fleet to five.

Ardmore acquires fuel-efficient tanker
28 May 2014 09:18 GMT
Eco-design vessel is expected to be delivered between July and August 2014.

Project to build prototype solar-electric unmanned surface vessel
27 May 2014 08:41 GMT
Onboard batteries to be recharged via a solar panel array or via ship or shore power using rapid battery recharging technology.

Maersk ships approach 3,500 hours of EGR operation
27 May 2014 06:46 GMT
Two Maersk ships have logged almost 3,500 hours using exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) technology.

ABS to class North America's first LNG bunker barges
23 May 2014 16:21 GMT
Vessels are expected to be ready for service by the end of 2015.

Bunker barge moves to Galle
22 May 2014 08:31 GMT
Barge is relocated to Galle, Sri Lanka, to carry out deliveries at anchorage and off port limits (OPL).

OW Bunker charters additional barge in Panama
22 May 2014 08:03 GMT
Bunker supplier expands supply capacity in Panama with the addition of the double-hulled Star Goethals.

Norwegian Navy aims to cut fuel use with hybrid propulsion
21 May 2014 15:18 GMT
New hybrid propulsion system is designed to improve fuel efficiency and operating flexibility.

Taichung 380 cSt deliveries to be suspended
20 May 2014 14:18 GMT
Supplies of 380 cSt are due to be halted as maintenance work is carried out on a delivery barge.

Electrical power and propulsion systems for offshore vessels
19 May 2014 15:42 GMT
ABB system package is designed to provide reliable and fuel efficient propulsion.

Evergas orders LNG fuel supply system and dual-fuel engines
19 May 2014 07:50 GMT
Ships are being built in China and are scheduled to be delivered in 2015.

Alfa Laval wins order to supply exhaust gas cleaning systems
19 May 2014 06:13 GMT
Delivery is scheduled for 2014.

Petrobras launches bunker barge in Rio de Janeiro
15 May 2014 15:12 GMT
New delivery vessel has a storage capacity of 2,300 metric tonnes.

Scrubber systems for six Finnlines vessels
15 May 2014 08:49 GMT
The two main engines on each vessel are to be connected to a single integrated scrubber system.

Risk assessment on methanol-fuelled tankers concluded
14 May 2014 09:13 GMT
Factors evaluated include the structure and maintenance of the fuel system as well as the vessel's voyaging, bunkering and cargo operations.

Tri-fuel LNG carriers ordered
12 May 2014 19:41 GMT
Vessels are expected to be delivered in 2017.

Dual-fuel short sea ships ordered
12 May 2014 14:33 GMT
New container vessels will be able to run on LNG, distillates and fuel oil.

Baltic Trading forecasts fuel savings
09 May 2014 14:51 GMT
Fuel efficiency upgrade program is expected to lead to a reduction in bunker costs.

Scrubber retrofit for AIDA Luna
09 May 2014 08:45 GMT
Cruise vessel has been fitted with the first element of a comprehensive filter and exhaust gas treatment system.

Endofa moves to clean up bunker fraud with mass flow meter installation
01 May 2014 08:35 GMT
Supplier is set to be the first in West Africa to perform bunker transfers via the use of a mass flow meter.

Fishing vessels to be fitted with exhaust after-treatment system
24 Apr 2014 15:04 GMT
System is designed for use in both marine diesel and heavy fuel oil engine operation.

Harvey Gulf LNG tank ready for integration
16 Apr 2014 07:53 GMT
Gas tank is to be installed on board an LNG-fuelled OSV currently under construction in the US Gulf.

Contract to build hybrid battery-powered PSV
15 Apr 2014 12:23 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be delivered in 2015.

US East Coast supplier acquires barge and tug
14 Apr 2014 09:07 GMT
Bunker firm aims to increase supply volumes with vessel acquisitions.

Integrated propulsion for HFO-fuelled pushboat
11 Apr 2014 14:42 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be delivered in the second quarter of 2015.

US Navy to save fuel with energy storage system
10 Apr 2014 08:27 GMT
Energy storage system will function as a ship-wide uninterruptable power supply.

Ferry operator achieves fuel savings of almost 40%
08 Apr 2014 14:24 GMT
Hybrid propulsion system enables Scottish firm to slash bunker costs.

First shipment of marine gas engine
08 Apr 2014 10:12 GMT
Five marine gas engines are to be used to power an LNG-fuelled barge in Hamburg.

DFDS chooses fuel-saving solutions
04 Apr 2014 12:12 GMT
Shipping company to install energy-saving technology on around 20 ships.





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