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Home » News » Vessel News - Q1 2014

Vessel News - Q1 2014

Fuel-saving propulsion package for fishing vessel
28 Mar 2014 07:42 GMT
Flexible propulsion package offers a number of fuel-saving power modes to accommodate different fishing patterns.

Chinese ship owner orders dual-fuel engine
25 Mar 2014 13:51 GMT
LNG carrier is due to begin operating along the Chinese coastline in 2015.

Houston Channel bunker spill update
24 Mar 2014 10:52 GMT
Houston Ship Channel remains closed following 4000-barrel bunker spill.

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.

Shagang Shipping arrests HNA Group vessel in Australia
19 Mar 2014 12:51 GMT
Hong Kong firm says the move is part of a 'long-running legal campaign' seeking USD 66.4m from China's HNA Group.

Scrubber technology for Scandlines ferry
18 Mar 2014 14:34 GMT
Closed loop scrubber installation is completed on board the M/V Schleswig-Holstein.

Baleària aims to cut fuel consumption by over two percent
14 Mar 2014 13:42 GMT
Spanish ferry operator expects to achieve fuel savings with energy management solution.

OW Bunker launches supply operation in LA and Long Beach
14 Mar 2014 08:07 GMT
Bunker firm expands its physical distribution operation in North America.

OW Bunker preempts stricter bunker barge regulations in Turkey with early fleet upgrade
11 Mar 2014 15:28 GMT
Upgrade of bunker vessels in Istanbul creates one of the most modern refuelling fleets in the region.

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.

Contract to build two PCTCs with LNG fuel propulsion system
07 Mar 2014 17:13 GMT
Two dual-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) pure car and truck carriers (PCTCs) are scheduled to be delivered in 2016.

Russian firm takes delivery of dual-fuel power
04 Mar 2014 13:18 GMT
LNG carrier is equipped with a diesel-electric, dual-fuel propulsion system.

Tri-fuel ship 'a new type of LNG vessel'
28 Feb 2014 15:36 GMT
New ships are set to be the world's largest LNG vessels with SPB tanks.

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.

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.

Nayada expands bunker fleet
21 Feb 2014 18:04 GMT
Russian firm Nayada announces the addition of the tanker Zaliv Vostok.

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.

Van Oord aims to cut fuel use with service agreement
14 Feb 2014 14:52 GMT
Dutch firm is set to benefit from upgrades that offer reduced consumption of fuel and lubricants.

Turkish supplier 'raises standards' with fleet renewal programme
14 Feb 2014 08:31 GMT
Bunker firm says it has the youngest barge fleet in the area as a result of its vessel renewal programme.

Bunker vessel to provide 'fully dedicated' service at Coveñas
13 Feb 2014 08:41 GMT
The BT Cartagena Sun will be providing a regular bunker supply service in the port and offshore.

Oleum: 'Great success' since December launch
10 Feb 2014 11:41 GMT
Supplier expands West Africa fleet to three tankers.

Allantone administrator offers six vessels for sale
03 Feb 2014 14:53 GMT
Six bunker supply vessels are being offered for sale by the administrator of UK firm Allantone Supplies Ltd.

First LNG supply contract in Germany
29 Jan 2014 15:44 GMT
Agreement to supply LNG to the MS Ostfriesland passenger ferry from mid-2014.

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

Evergreen continues fuel efficiency drive
24 Jan 2014 11:56 GMT
Shipping firm says ongoing fleet renewal program has led to significant improvements in fuel efficiency.

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.

DNV GL to class methanol-fuelled tankers
22 Jan 2014 14:46 GMT
Classification society says it sees methanol as part of the future energy mix for shipping.

Ardmore remains focussed on fuel efficiency
22 Jan 2014 08:41 GMT
Ardmore Shipping takes delivery of Eco-design tanker and emphasizes 'particular focus' on fuel efficiency.

Halifax bunker supply agreement announced
22 Jan 2014 08:03 GMT
Continuation of vessel fuelling services in Halifax and surrounding area is confirmed.

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.

Exhaust gas cleaning systems for two chemical tankers
20 Jan 2014 12:21 GMT
Norwegian firm selected to supply exhaust gas cleaning systems for two vessels.

Tri-fuel LNG carrier unveiled in Russia
20 Jan 2014 11:55 GMT
Vessel is due to operate under a long-term time charter agreement with OAO Sovcomflot.

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.

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.

Agreement to build dual-fuelled PSVs
06 Jan 2014 08:18 GMT
Four Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) will be built to run on either LNG or MDO.

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