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Home » News » Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q4 2013

Alternative Fuels & Propulsion - Q4 2013

Project to build Japan's first LNG-powered tug
24 Dec 2013 15:12 GMT
Vessel will be able to run on either liquefied natural gas (LNG) or fuel oil.

Fuel tank developed for LNG-powered container vessels
13 Dec 2013 15:32 GMT
Tank system to be installed on LNG-fuelled container vessels for Middle East firm.

Valve specialist showcases products to Asian LNG market
12 Dec 2013 21:54 GMT
UK firm's cryogenic valves are used in the manufacture of LNG fuel systems.

Dual-fuel propulsion and LNG bunkering system for German ferry
12 Dec 2013 09:06 GMT
New ferry to operate between Cuxhaven and the island of Helgoland in Germany.

BC Ferries plans to build three LNG-fuelled vessels
10 Dec 2013 15:28 GMT
Five shipyards in the running to construct three intermediate class ferries powered by LNG and MDO.

New ships to run on methanol
10 Dec 2013 09:01 GMT
Agreement to construct six new vessels, with an option to build an additional three.

Lab to develop sustainable shipping technologies
09 Dec 2013 14:47 GMT
New lab to conduct research into fuel-saving technologies and marine renewable energy systems.

Contract to design LNG-fuelled ConRo ships
04 Dec 2013 05:41 GMT
Vessels to operate between Florida and Puerto Rico.

Bureau Veritas classes world's largest bilobe gas tanks
03 Dec 2013 20:41 GMT
Semi-refrigerated LNG/Ethylene carriers are being built for Evergas.

Report examines LNG as a marine fuel
29 Nov 2013 14:33 GMT
Topics covered include LNG bunkering in Singapore and developments in Canada.

Contract to build LNG-powered ConRo ships
27 Nov 2013 07:03 GMT
LNG-fuelled vessels to operate between the United States and Puerto Rico.

Plan to develop LNG bunkering terminal in Rotterdam
26 Nov 2013 08:05 GMT
Approval plans submitted to local authorities for the development of an LNG facility at Europe's leading bunker port.

Washington State Ferries submits LNG conversion proposal
25 Nov 2013 08:26 GMT
Ferry service a step closer to switching vessels from diesel fuel to liquefied natural gas.

DNV GL to class LNG-powered ferry
20 Nov 2013 11:28 GMT
Vessel will be the first German newbuild with a propulsion system designed to run primarily on LNG.

Gothenburg LNG project given PCI status
19 Nov 2013 13:13 GMT
LNG terminal project is declared a Project of Common Interest (PCI) by the EU Commission.

Fuel-efficient tanker to be built in California
13 Nov 2013 20:14 GMT
Vessel will be built to accommodate the future installation of an LNG fuel-gas system and Type C LNG tanks.

Singapore and Belgium in LNG cooperation agreement
13 Nov 2013 15:21 GMT
Singapore, Antwerp and Zeebrugge to work together to harmonize LNG bunkering standards.

New dual-fuel engine a 'game changer', says Wärtsilä
12 Nov 2013 11:33 GMT
Wärtsilä's RT-flex50DF engine is scheduled to be available for delivery in the third quarter of 2014.

World record dual-fuel engines ordered by US firm
12 Nov 2013 07:23 GMT
Engines are said to be the largest dual-fuel engines ever ordered in terms of power output.

Project to provide fuel cell technology for marine vessels
08 Nov 2013 15:41 GMT
Fuel cell auxiliary power units to provide vessels with air-independent propulsion.

Singapore moves ahead in development of LNG bunkering standards
08 Nov 2013 07:07 GMT
Study identifies key issues that need to be addressed before LNG bunkering can take place.

Dual-fuel propulsion for Nigerian LNG carriers
25 Oct 2013 09:13 GMT
Vessels to be equipped with dual-fuel engines and electrical variable speed propulsion to lower fuel consumption.

China Gas plans to start LNG bunkering in 2014
22 Oct 2013 07:21 GMT
Gas firm intends to upgrade LNG facilities at a number of Chinese ports as part of its LNG bunkering strategy.

McGregor steps down as SLNG CEO
21 Oct 2013 13:31 GMT
McGregor to be replaced by 30-year energy veteran, John Ng, in December.

Dual-fuel engines to be installed on two LNG carriers
15 Oct 2013 09:01 GMT
Vessels will mainly operate on LNG with the option to switch to conventional marine fuels if required.

DNV GL recommends ways to make LNG bunkering safe and efficient
15 Oct 2013 08:41 GMT
DNV GL launches recommended practice guidance.

Danish ferry to run on biogas and LNG
11 Oct 2013 15:18 GMT
Vessel is expected to begin operating in 2014.

Gas-powered tug ceremony in Turkey
07 Oct 2013 13:31 GMT
LNG-fuelled vessel is due to enter into service next month.

Agreement to power India's first diesel-electric ship with medium-voltage equipment
04 Oct 2013 13:47 GMT
Delivery of the vessel is expected in 2015.

Project to develop Uruguay’s first LNG import terminal
04 Oct 2013 08:00 GMT
Commercial operation of the new facility is expected in 2015.

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