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Projects - Q4 2014

US government grants pollution law exemption to Royal Caribbean
30 Dec 2014 23:13 GMT
Cruise line is given time to develop and install scrubbers on 13 of its ships.

Royal Caribbean to retrofit 19 ships with scrubbers
23 Dec 2014 16:21 GMT
Advanced emissions purification (AEP) systems will remove more than 97% of the sulphur dioxide emissions generated by the ships' diesel engines, says cruise operator.

Integrated solution for world's first LNG-fuelled high-speed ro-pax ferry
22 Dec 2014 12:38 GMT
First Swedish-flagged LNG-powered passenger vessel is expected to be in operation in 2017.

Construction of second LNG-conversion-ready tanker under way
19 Dec 2014 17:02 GMT
Vessel is second of five LNG-converstion-ready product carriers to be built for American Petroleum Tankers.

Tornio terminal with LNG bunkering gets go-ahead
19 Dec 2014 10:12 GMT
Construction phase is scheduled to begin in January 2015.

Project to develop exhaust gas cleaning system
18 Dec 2014 14:33 GMT
Project partners intend to develop an exhaust gas cleaning system (EGCS) that can be used to control sulphur oxide (SOx) emissions outside Emission Control Areas (ECAs).

China Gas secures loan to develop gas transportation infrastructure
17 Dec 2014 13:03 GMT
Loan to be partly used to build 20 LNG stations for inland water transport.

LNG storage tank construction 'progressing well'
15 Dec 2014 17:34 GMT
Update on the progress of LNG tank storage projects in Indonesia and the Philippines.

Project to focus on developing LNG bunkering simulation tools
11 Dec 2014 10:36 GMT
Joint initiative aims to develop practical simulation tools to improve LNG bunkering safety training.

First LNG-ready ultra-large container ship is named
28 Nov 2014 09:53 GMT
Naming ceremony held for the first of 17 ships being built for United Arab Shipping Company (UASC).

DNV GL signs agreement with N-KOM on LNG and gas solutions projects
21 Nov 2014 10:13 GMT
Companies to cooperate on the development of bunker barges, coolant barges for temporary gas storage and the promotion of LNG as fuel in the offshore sector.

IBIA launches Port Charter to improve marine fuel quality
05 Nov 2014 13:12 GMT
Signatories to the IBIA Port Charter will need to demonstrate that they have a licensing scheme for bunker suppliers in their port.

EUR 76 million funding for LNG break bulk facility
31 Oct 2014 10:06 GMT
Financing is to fund the expansion of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) break bulk infrastructure at Rotterdam's Gate terminal.

UASC has no plans to build LNG bunkering station, says CEO
30 Oct 2014 15:42 GMT
Jørn Hinge says UASC will continue to explore areas of cooperation, but is not looking to develop LNG bunkering facilities.

Algeria plans to develop LNG bunkering infrastructure
28 Oct 2014 10:43 GMT
Growth prospects are described as 'promising' for Algeria - one of the world's leading producers of LNG.

Solar panel installation for Blue Star Delos completed
23 Oct 2014 13:14 GMT
Solar power system is being integrated with the Aquarius Management and Automation System (MAS), which will log fuel oil consumption and calculate emissions.

'Most fuel-efficient propulsion' for new trawler
21 Oct 2014 13:13 GMT
Norwegian fishing company Ramoen enters into an agreement for the construction of a new stern trawler.

Quadrise announces financial results
21 Oct 2014 10:02 GMT
Emulsion fuel oil firm announces its results for the year ended 30 June 2014.

Viscount Torrington 'excited' about bunker fuel desulphurization project
14 Oct 2014 15:41 GMT
Aristocrat joins advisory board as Genoil "seizes the major opportunity in the bunker fuel market".

Lubmarine-sponsored research project completed
13 Oct 2014 14:37 GMT
10,000-kilometre kayak project involved research on toxic algae and noise pollution in the Mediterranean.

Gas handling systems chosen for world's largest ethane carriers
13 Oct 2014 13:45 GMT
Very large ethane carriers (VLECs) are scheduled to be delivered between 2016 and 2017.

Supplier 'feeling proud' of new bunker tanks
07 Oct 2014 11:00 GMT
Bunker firm reveals photo of completed storage project.

Carnival expects to save over a billion gallons of fuel in 7 years
06 Oct 2014 12:45 GMT
By the end of 2014, cruise firm expects to have saved around $2.5 billion in fuel costs.

Shenzhen praised for fuel switch scheme
02 Oct 2014 10:45 GMT
New voluntary scheme means that ship operators will receive a subsidy for switching to fuel with a lower sulphur content.

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