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Home » News » Vessel News - Q4 2015

Vessel News - Q4 2015

CPC orders two bunker delivery barges worth $21.8m
30 Dec 2015 12:55 GMT
Barges are to be used for the supply of marine fuel to ships in Taiwan.

Maiden cargo for world's first LNG-powered cement tanker
30 Dec 2015 11:57 GMT
Vessel left Delfzijl harbour last week to receive its first cargo of cement in Rostock.

Dual-fuel engines for 15 barges chartered by Shell
29 Dec 2015 09:22 GMT
110-metre-long inland waterway barges are to operate primarily on liquefied natural gas.

Steam-powered vessel arrives at shipyard for repowering
23 Dec 2015 10:46 GMT
S.S. Herbert C. Jackson is to undergo a six-month conversion to a diesel propulsion system.

'Valuable fuel ecomony' for boxships with scrubber retrofit
22 Dec 2015 17:15 GMT
Scrubber systems are to be installed on two container vessels at the start of next year.

UASC and Lukoil sign lubricants agreement
22 Dec 2015 16:25 GMT
First iCOlube units are to be installed on the vessels Al Zubara and Al Dhail in October and November.

Thorco Cloud: 'No reports of any oil spill'
18 Dec 2015 10:18 GMT
Freighter carrying an estimated 560 metric tonnes of bunker fuel sank in Indonesian waters on Wednesday.

February launch for North America's first LNG bunker barge
17 Dec 2015 16:37 GMT
Vessel is due to carry out deliveries in the port of Jacksonville next year.

Dual-fuel engines ordered for groundbreaking TSHD
15 Dec 2015 17:47 GMT
DEME dredgers are set to be the first to be equipped with dual-fuel engines.

Maiden voyage for Germany's first newbuild LNG-powered seagoing vessel
15 Dec 2015 14:08 GMT
Passenger ferry is powered by a complete Wartsila LNG propulsion solution.

Launch ceremony for LNG-conversion-ready tanker
15 Dec 2015 09:57 GMT
Vessel is the first in a series of Eco-class tankers for SEA-Vista LLC.

Maintenance agreement for tri-fuel diesel-electric vessels
14 Dec 2015 12:50 GMT
Service contract covers all of Dynagas's tri-fuel diesel-electric vessels.

Maintenance agreement for tri-fuel diesel-electric vessels
14 Dec 2015 12:50 GMT
Service contract covers all of Dynagas's tri-fuel diesel-electric vessels.

Evergas orders dual-fuel gas carriers
10 Dec 2015 13:48 GMT
Vessels will be capale of running on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and ethane.

Contract to design dual-fuel tug for Ningbo
09 Dec 2015 16:46 GMT
New tug is to be powered by Niigata 8L28AHX-DF dual-fuel engines.

Wartsila to power two icebreakers
09 Dec 2015 14:07 GMT
Vessels are due to operate from Novy Port in northern Russia.

New gas-fuelled multi-purpose vessel design
09 Dec 2015 10:23 GMT
Ship design has been developed by Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co. (NACKS) and Lloyd's Register.

Tanker with 'significantly improved fuel efficiency' delivered
07 Dec 2015 12:56 GMT
Vessel is the first of a five-tanker contract with American Petroleum Tankers (APT).

Power, propulsion and automation solution for 'world's most advanced port icebreaker'
03 Dec 2015 12:21 GMT
Vessel to maximize efficiency and flexibility by including Onboard DC Grid, four Azipod thrusters and Power2 800-M two-stage turbocharger.

Tug-optimized power and propulsion package for Harley Marine
03 Dec 2015 11:43 GMT
Seattle firm turns to Caterpillar Marine for tug-specific power and propulsion solution.

World's first AIP for LNG-fuelled VLCC design
01 Dec 2015 11:54 GMT
Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company Limited (DSIC) gets approval in principle (AIP) for new LNG-fuelled VLCC design.

Dual-fuel ferry named in ceremony
27 Nov 2015 16:22 GMT
New vessel is scheduled to join BC Ferries' fleet in late 2016.

World's first LNG dual-fuelled handysize bulk carrier contract
26 Nov 2015 13:15 GMT
Two B.Delta26LNG vessels are to built for Finnish shipowner ESL Shipping Ltd.

Arkas adds Turkey's biggest bunker vessel
26 Nov 2015 10:50 GMT
Turkey's leading bunker supplier now has a fleet of six delivery vessels.

World's 'most efficient' pelagic trawler to feature fuel-saving technology
24 Nov 2015 12:42 GMT
Optimised hull lines and integrated engine and propulsion solution result in lower fuel consumption than would otherwise be possible, says Wartsila.

ClassNK approves LNG-fuelled vessel
18 Nov 2015 11:32 GMT
Bulk carrier design was developed by Maritime Innovation Japan Corporation (MIJAC).

Propulsion solution chosen for new LNG bunkering vessel
10 Nov 2015 12:20 GMT
34DF dual-fuel engine is capable of running on either LNG or diesel.

World's first dual-fuel container ship retrofit announced
10 Nov 2015 10:55 GMT
Four-stroke MAN engine to be retrofitted for dual-fuel operation.

Clean Energy bunkered world's first LNG-powered containership
04 Nov 2015 11:57 GMT
California firm is to also supply the LNG-fuelled Perla Del Caribe next month.

LNG-ready product tanker christened
04 Nov 2015 11:09 GMT
Christening took place this week at the Tampa Cruise Terminal.

'LNG-Ready' approval for Crowley tankers
04 Nov 2015 10:03 GMT
Four-ship series built to ABS class is first to take advantage of LNG-Ready approval for potential conversion to LNG fuel in the future.

Boil-off gas monitoring system launched
03 Nov 2015 15:24 GMT
'LNG Advisor' is designed for liquefied natural gas carriers.

Fuel-saving electric propulsion for new Carnival ships
03 Nov 2015 11:33 GMT
New vessels are to sail under the brands Holland America Line and Carnival Cruise Line.

ABS to class LNG bunker barge
02 Nov 2015 10:52 GMT
Vessel is scheduled for delivery in mid-2016.

LNG fuel Gas-Prepared notation published
28 Oct 2015 10:10 GMT
Requirements are for ships that are fitted out for dual-fuel or LNG propulsion but which are not initially intended to use gas as a fuel.

End of the engine room with new LNG-fuelled concept vessel
28 Oct 2015 09:14 GMT
'PERFECt' concept vessel is LNG-fuelled, powered by a combined gas and steam (COGAS) turbine, and electrically driven.

LNG storage and regasification barge concept launched
27 Oct 2015 10:08 GMT
Solution has been developed for locations where pipelines and large-scale LNG receiving terminals are not feasible.

Navig8 in agreement to buy 'eco-design' tankers
23 Oct 2015 00:05 GMT
Parent of bunker firm Integr8 Fuels secures deal for up to 10 vessels.

ConRo ship has LNG storage tanks installed
22 Oct 2015 11:38 GMT
Tanks will be able to store more than enough LNG fuel for two round trips between Florida and Puerto Rico.

LNG-conversion-ready tanker christened
22 Oct 2015 11:01 GMT
Vessel is the first of a five-tanker contract between General Dynamics NASSCO and American Petroleum Tankers.

Energy-efficient gas tankers ordered
21 Oct 2015 13:37 GMT
Vessels are scheduled to be delivered in the second half of 2016.

LNG-ready ULCS makes maiden call at Zeebrugge
20 Oct 2015 15:55 GMT
New UASC ships are the largest currently able to operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG) or conventional heavy fuel oil.

Project to develop LNG-fuelled bulk carriers
20 Oct 2015 14:35 GMT
'Project Forward' is designed to equip the dry bulk carriers of the future with LNG propulsion.

First container ship to be converted to LNG
20 Oct 2015 13:08 GMT
Government-funded project is designed to promote the use LNG as a marine fuel.

Delivery of world's first LNG-powered containership
20 Oct 2015 10:55 GMT
Isla Bella is delivered almost two months ahead of schedule.

Harley Marine selects Tier 4 engine solution
14 Oct 2015 13:38 GMT
New line haul vessel, the Earl W. Redd, is to operate along the west coast of the United States.

'Bumblebee' LNG power plant on tour
08 Oct 2015 10:13 GMT
'Baltic Tour' will take the LNG Hybrid Barge to Copenhagen, Rostock and Kiel during the month of October.

D'Amico launches two eco-ships
08 Oct 2015 09:44 GMT
Vessels are designed to offer improved performance in terms of energy efficiency and fuel consumption.

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