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



Debmarine Namibia inks MoU to build bunker-saving mining vessel

Vessel designed according to ECO class notation, with a particular focus on low fuel consumption.



Illustration of Debmarine Namibia's new seabed mining vessel. Image credit: Marin Teknikk AS


Updated on 21 Nov 2017 15:18 GMT

Shipbuilding group Kleven has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with marine diamond mining firm Debmarine Namibia to build a new seabed mining vessel.

The 177-metre-long vessel will feature specialized equipment developed by De Beers for finding diamonds laying in a 4-5-metre-thick layer of sediment.

The vessel has been designed according to the ECO class notation (Clean Design), with a particular focus being given to lowering fuel consumption and emissions.

The mining vessel is equipped with diesel-electric, frequency-controlled propulsion, efficient azimuth thrusters, a 4P mooring system and a dynamic positioning system.






Related Links:

Namibia

Latest News:

Cargill to pay for Seanergy's scrubber retrofit
IMO 2020 positive for tanker market: Teekay Tankers
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
Torm performs maiden scrubber retrofit; takes delivery of first newbuild with scrubber
Oil slightly higher on renewed output cut talks
Prexit: Another president leaves PetroChina - Singapore's second-biggest bunker supplier
Maersk Ocean ups Q3 profit, spends $0.5bn more on bunkers
Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
Aegean in court: The lowdown on Wednesday's hearing
Volatility continues as oil prices take a beating
Sulphur remover Genoil gets Pemex supplier certificate
Greek refiner and bunker seller HELPE 'well-positioned' for IMO 2020




Page Links:

Prices
Africa
Asia
Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
South Europe
Index Summary
Price Highlights
Commentaries
Futures
Prices
Antwerp
Busan
Fujairah
Houston
Istanbul
Kaohsiung
Las Palmas
Maracaibo
New Orleans
Piraeus
Rio de Janeiro
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