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Home » News » Vessel News - Q4 2011

Vessel News - Q4 2011

NYK presents vision for the future
28 Dec 2011 10:54 GMT
Shipping line presents eco-ship concepts in Tokyo.

Imtech awarded ferry hybrid contract
22 Dec 2011 14:47 GMT
Imtech to supply the propulsion system for the 'world's first' diesel electric, hybrid seagoing ferry.

Agreement to build LNG-fuelled patrol ship
22 Dec 2011 13:31 GMT
Offshore patrol vessel will run on both liquefied natural gas and marine diesel.

Ignazio Messina installs scrubber system
21 Dec 2011 06:31 GMT
Vessel is said to be the first in the world to operate commercially with a scrubber system.

Initiative launched to expand ship data collection
19 Dec 2011 08:32 GMT
New environmental program aims to better coordinate the collection of information from ships.

Naming ceremony for world's largest gas-fuelled ferry
14 Dec 2011 13:43 GMT

Project to develop LNG-fuelled boxship
14 Dec 2011 13:13 GMT
Joint project to develop solutions for containerships powered by LNG.

NOL cuts fuel costs with 'new era' of ships
05 Dec 2011 13:03 GMT
Newly-christened 10,000-TEU vessels will consume less fuel and emit less greenhouse gases.

Energy efficient ship designs unveiled
05 Dec 2011 05:41 GMT
Partnership launches fuel efficient designs to meet the future demands of operators.

Agreement to design low-emission tug
28 Nov 2011 13:12 GMT
Vessel is expected to reduce emissions by 30 percent compared to conventional, similar-sized harbour tugs.

Pakistan: Supplier reveals expansion plans
28 Nov 2011 08:42 GMT
Bunker firm to expand existing fleet of bunker delivery vessels.

Cruise line saves fuel with improved design
25 Nov 2011 16:12 GMT
Modifications to unit frame design result in a two percent improvement in fuel efficiency.

Agreement to install emissions monitoring system
23 Nov 2011 15:12 GMT
Laser-based technology to be installed in order to meet latest air permit requirements.

Product tanker LNG conversion completed
23 Nov 2011 11:53 GMT
Vessel is converted from heavy fuel oil to liquefied natural gas (LNG) operation.

LNG-powered barge to launch in Rotterdam
18 Nov 2011 15:31 GMT

Ship designs by class societies 'deeply troubling'
16 Nov 2011 13:24 GMT
Chief executive says a move into ship design by class societies creates a 'fundamental conflict of interest'.

Contract to supply 'fuel-saving' engines
04 Nov 2011 11:13 GMT
Saudi Arabian firm awards contract to supply engines for six new Ro-Ro container vessels.

'Progress' on LNG container ship concept
02 Nov 2011 16:15 GMT

Diesel-electric ferries to launch in France
28 Oct 2011 07:55 GMT
Ferryboats to be equipped with lithium-ion battery systems.

Agreement to develop solar-wind yacht
27 Oct 2011 16:51 GMT
First solar-electric yacht with towing kite propulsion to be developed in Germany.

Ferry line eyes LNG bunkering
26 Oct 2011 14:44 GMT
CEO says the conversion of vessels to LNG could save the business $25 million per annum.

OSV engines cut fuel consumption by 15%
26 Oct 2011 09:34 GMT
New IMO II-compliant engines are said to have produced fuel savings of at least 15% in testing.

Ships to be converted to use ULSD fuel
24 Oct 2011 16:12 GMT
Modification work will enable vessels to operate in the Arctic Ocean.

Contract signed to build LNG-powered ship
24 Oct 2011 10:05 GMT
Ship described as 'the world's first pure LNG propulsion multipurpose vessel' to be built in China.

Court confirms Marco Polo Chapter 11 protection and frees vessel
24 Oct 2011 05:37 GMT
New York Court rejects the motions seeking to dismiss the group's Chapter 11 filings.

Bulk carrier cuts CO2 by 25 percent
14 Oct 2011 10:11 GMT
Green technologies to be incorporated into the commercial development of three grain carriers.

Trading house invests in LNG vessels
12 Oct 2011 09:03 GMT
Japanese firm makes its first investment in the LNG transportation market.

Wärtsilä to equip first US-flagged LNG offshore vessel
07 Oct 2011 11:18 GMT
Finnish firm to supply LNG propulsion equipment for two offshore supply vessels.

Order for fuel-efficient power systems
04 Oct 2011 16:38 GMT
Owner orders integrated power and propulsion systems to reduce fuel consumption and improve performance.

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