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Home » News » Projects - Q1 2014

Projects - Q1 2014

Construction of Gdansk oil terminal under way
27 Mar 2014 13:06 GMT
Polish terminal to store petroleum products and chemicals. Project is expected to be completed in 2018.

French terminal project moves forward
25 Mar 2014 08:28 GMT
Basic engineering works are due to begin this spring for the development of a bulk liquid terminal in northern France.

Order to power Asia's first LNG-fuelled tug
21 Mar 2014 15:23 GMT
First of two gas-powered tugs is scheduled to be delivered by the end of this year.

New service launched to improve fuel economy
19 Mar 2014 15:53 GMT
Conservative estimate from pilot project is said to show that two percent in fuel savings can be achieved.

Marubeni to participate in LNG receiving terminal project in Uruguay
17 Mar 2014 16:04 GMT
Project to build FSRU and provide an LNG receiving, storage and regasification service in Río de la Plata.

EU to fund LNG supply hub project in north-west Spain
17 Mar 2014 15:23 GMT
Project to focus on the development of infrastructure and procedures for the supply of LNG to ships.

Pipeline project set to slash jetty turnaround times at Sohar
13 Mar 2014 16:44 GMT
US$2.5 million project is designed to optimize the turnaround of ships and allow storage terminal to perform more operations.

Bureau Veritas to class largest gas-fuelled ro-pax fleet
11 Mar 2014 08:36 GMT
Classification society to class a gas-fuelled ro-ro passenger ferry newbuilding and oversee the conversion of three ro-pax ferries to LNG.

Repair work at ExxonMobil lube terminal
07 Mar 2014 12:47 GMT
Repair of the jetty will include the replacement of existing fenders.

Hydrogen fuel cell testing to start in 2015
03 Mar 2014 14:24 GMT
Portable, self-contained hydrogen fuel cell is due to be tested in Hawaii over a period of six months.

RINA granted Danish LNG fuel authority
03 Mar 2014 13:46 GMT
RINA gets green light to carry out plan approval and surveillance during construction on board ships using LNG as marine fuel.

DNV GL and MPA collaborate in maritime research & development
28 Feb 2014 21:12 GMT
Memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed to promote research & development (R&D) and innovation in the maritime industry.

Aegean expects to launch Fujairah storage in H2 2014
28 Feb 2014 08:25 GMT
President confirms that Aegean expects to launch its onshore storage facility in Fujairah during the second half of 2014 and offload its floating storage.

Construction starts on world's first LNG-fuelled containership
27 Feb 2014 20:41 GMT
Marlin class vessels are scheduled to enter service in late 2015 and early 2016.

Low sulphur fuels program changes to 'per metric tonne' incentive
27 Feb 2014 14:43 GMT
Incentive payout will depend on the amount of fuel burned and could be as much as $7,400 per vessel.

San Diego celebrates shore power installation
26 Feb 2014 14:33 GMT
San Diego has switched on its new shore power system at the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal.

Contract to design LNG barges for US Gulf bunker market
25 Feb 2014 08:34 GMT
Vessels are expected to be ready for service by the end of 2015.

LNG facility construction under way at Port Fourchon
20 Feb 2014 14:41 GMT
LNG marine fuel facility will consist of two sites, each with 270,000 gallons of storage capacity.

Plan to develop oil terminal in Louisiana
20 Feb 2014 09:13 GMT
Baton Rouge oil product facility is scheduled to be completed by the end of the second quarter of 2015.

Project to use hydrogen fuel cells to power ships at berth
19 Feb 2014 13:24 GMT
Fuel cell system to be used at the Port of Honolulu.

Totem Ocean in LNG ship conversion agreement
19 Feb 2014 08:02 GMT
Vessels will be able to run on either natural gas, light fuel oil or heavy fuel oil.

Shipping firm orders LNG-powered vessel
18 Feb 2014 09:08 GMT
Cargo vessel is scheduled to be delivered in 2015.

New scrubber project participant announced
17 Feb 2014 13:41 GMT
Asian joint research project aims to reduce CO2 emissions through the use of new maritime technology.

Bureau Veritas in fuel-saving tie-up
05 Feb 2014 13:40 GMT
Agreement with hydrodynamic specialist means 'genuine energy savings', says technical director.

Blyth tank construction 'taking shape'
05 Feb 2014 08:24 GMT
MGO tanks will have the capacity to store up to 5 million litres once completed.

Fuel cell in final stage of development
05 Feb 2014 07:13 GMT
'Next generation' fuel cell stack platform nears prototype testing phase.

Canadian ports first to offer financial incentives using A-G ratings
28 Jan 2014 08:03 GMT
Efficient vessels meeting specific GHG emission levels will receive a discount on port dues.

Ghana Oil to build bunker tanks in Takoradi
27 Jan 2014 10:38 GMT
Marine fuel storage project is due to be completed in a year, says managing director.

Keel laying of LNG hybrid barge
24 Jan 2014 12:45 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be delivered in the summer of 2014.

Harvey Gulf LNG-fuelled OSV launched
23 Jan 2014 12:58 GMT
Vessel is the first of six LNG-powered offshore supply vessels (OSVs) being built by Gulf Coast Shipyard Group.

GTT to fit out LNG-powered ferry
23 Jan 2014 11:55 GMT
French engineering firm to equip Pegasis ferry and design the tanks of three other Brittany Ferries ships.

World's largest containership to automatically control fuel consumption
21 Jan 2014 08:53 GMT
Work has begun to build the world's biggest containership, which will feature a main engine capable of automatically controlling fuel consumption.

Kirby to build coastal tank barge and tugboat unit
17 Jan 2014 13:36 GMT
Oil transportation firm signs agreement to construct an articulated tank barge and tugboat unit at a cost of $75 to $80 million.

EnergySail passes lab tests
15 Jan 2014 15:04 GMT
Japanese firm eyes commercial production once sea trials have been completed.

Qatar champions LNG as cleaner marine fuel
15 Jan 2014 08:02 GMT
Q-Max vessel to be converted to use LNG as an alternative to heavy fuel oil in the main engines.

Emulsion fuel update
09 Jan 2014 16:38 GMT
Developer issues update on its principal project programmes to the year ending December 2013.

MoU on environmental initiatives in South Korea
08 Jan 2014 13:12 GMT
Korean Register and Busan Port Authority to cooperate on environmental initiatives.

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