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Home » News » Vessel News - Q4 2016

Vessel News - Q4 2016

Neste to supply low-sulphur fuel to Eckero Line ship in 2017
29 Dec 2016 09:34 GMT
Agreement covers the M/S Finlandia on the Helsinki to Tallinn route in 2017.

Litgas to supply Klaipeda's first small-scale LNG tanker
28 Dec 2016 12:01 GMT
LNG-powered Coral Energy is scheduled to arrive on 1-2 January.

Scandlines' new hybrid ferry in operation
21 Dec 2016 09:20 GMT
Together with its sister vessel, the new M/V Copenhagen is said to be the world's biggest hybrid ferry.

LNG-ready tanker christened in San Diego
20 Dec 2016 12:04 GMT
Vessel is the third tanker under contract with SEA-Vista LLC.

Third dual-fuel tug for Norwegian shipowner launched in Spain
14 Dec 2016 11:57 GMT
Vessel to provide tug services for Statoil in 2017.

Corvus praises operator of North America's first LNG-battery hybrid cargo ferry
14 Dec 2016 10:04 GMT
Seaspan Ferries says Corvus's energy storage system will help reduce fuel costs.

Australia's first LNG-fuelled ro-ro ferry bunkered in Denmark
13 Dec 2016 13:01 GMT
Ro-ro ferry refuelled with LNG in test run between Odense and Flensburg.

Amalthia urged to prioritise removal of bunkers from stricken vessel
09 Dec 2016 10:28 GMT
Bulker Antaios has been ordered to remain at least 30 miles off the coast of South Africa until fuel is removed.

Australia's first LNG-fuelled support vessel bunkered in Amsterdam
08 Dec 2016 10:38 GMT
The platform supply vessel Siem Thiima is to operate as part of Woodside Energy's fleet in 2017.

BC Ferries cuts fuel consumption with pilot project
07 Dec 2016 08:44 GMT
Queen of Oak Bay's energy savings the equivalent of 30 sailings from Horseshoe Bay to Departure Bay.

Cosco ship slashes bunker costs by $4.5m with coating solution
30 Nov 2016 12:28 GMT
Container ship has been using Jotun's Hull Performance Solutions (HPS) technology for four years.

Naming ceremony for world's first dual-fuel PCTC
28 Nov 2016 00:03 GMT
Gas4Sea barge to supply pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) with LNG in Zeebrugge.

First seagoing vessel bunkered with LNG in Amsterdam
24 Nov 2016 12:34 GMT
Local firm supplied the Fure West tanker at the port's designated location for truck-to-ship LNG bunkering.

BC Ferries' first LNG-powered vessel sets sail for Canada
24 Nov 2016 08:48 GMT
The new dual-fuel ferry, Salish Orca, departed Remontowa shipyard in Poland on 22nd November.

Viking Line signs LOI to build LNG-fuelled passenger vessel
24 Nov 2016 07:44 GMT
Final agreement is set to be signed in the spring of 2017.

Bunker-saving shaft generators for 'most fuel-efficient ferries in the world'
23 Nov 2016 06:53 GMT
Shaft generators are said to produce all the electricity needed without using any fuel to run the auxiliary generators when sailing.

US firms in frame to build two LNG-fuelled containerships for Pasha
18 Nov 2016 12:48 GMT
Pasha Hawai narrows down selection to two US shipyards.

MoU to develop world's first LPG-fuelled COGES ship
18 Nov 2016 12:31 GMT
Vessel to be powered by a combined gas turbine, electric and steam (COGES) system.

Third of four LNG-fuelled tankers delivered in China
17 Nov 2016 10:08 GMT
The Tern Sea is one of four 15,000-dwt tankers built for Terntank Rederi.

Methanol-powered ship delivered in Japan
17 Nov 2016 08:18 GMT
Vessel will be on long-term time charter to Methanex-owned Waterfront Shipping.

Russian bunker firm signs construction contract for four vessels
16 Nov 2016 11:40 GMT
Vessels are scheduled to be delivered between the third quarter of 2017 and 2018.

Cruise line orders fuel-saving air lubrication technology retrofit
15 Nov 2016 07:56 GMT
Efficiency savings of up to 8 percent possible for larger ships, according to data analysis.

Conrad net loss 'primarily due to' LNG bunker barge
14 Nov 2016 12:51 GMT
Shipbuilder says it recorded a $12.5m gross loss on the construction of America's first dedicated LNG bunker barge.

Yara Marine scrubbers for four feeder ships
14 Nov 2016 09:49 GMT
Contract awarded for vessels operated by Jungerhans Maritime Services GmbH.

Maersk Line expects fuel savings of more than 10% with $125m 'Fitbit' tracking upgrade
08 Nov 2016 13:07 GMT
12 Maersk ships are each predicted to save 10,000 tonnes a year with tracking technology.

Fuel-saving HullWiper completes 100th clean for Maersk Line
07 Nov 2016 06:33 GMT
'We place a high degree of focus to ensure world-class bunker efficiency,' says Maersk Line's Stephan Martinussen.

Bomin Linde LNG to supply Furetank Rederi ships
25 Oct 2016 14:31 GMT
Supplier's new 7,500-cubic-metre vessel to carry out ship-to-ship deliveries.

Shipping firms fined $1.3m for dumping oily waste and cover-up
24 Oct 2016 09:50 GMT
Oily waste discharged on voyage to Seattle; false log books given to Coast Guard inspectors.

Skangas in agreement to supply LNG fuel to Statoil ships
24 Oct 2016 07:14 GMT
LNG fuel to be delivered to Statoil's platform supply vessels and tugs.

LNG bunkering vessel design gets ClassNK approval
21 Oct 2016 12:41 GMT
Vessel design includes bi-lobe tanks to improve cargo capacity, efficiency and productivity.

Chilean bunker vessel back in service
21 Oct 2016 09:51 GMT
The Agunsa Capella had been in dry dock since the end of September.

AIDAsol powered in Hamburg for last time this year
20 Oct 2016 11:51 GMT
Vessel travels to Canary Islands as cruise season comes to an end in Germany.

Copec vessel to start bunkering in November
20 Oct 2016 07:19 GMT
The Tamina will mainly operate at Puerto Williams, Puerto Montt and Punta Arenas.

Engie and CMA CGM sign LNG bunkering research agreement
19 Oct 2016 10:56 GMT
Research to focus on LNG bunkering for container ships.

Power and propulsion contract agreed for US Navy replenishment oilers
19 Oct 2016 09:20 GMT
Fleet of 17 bunker-supplying ships will each have the capacity to carry 156,000 barrels of fuel oil.

Contract to power Mediterranean's first LNG-fuelled passenger ferry
14 Oct 2016 14:29 GMT
Balearia ferry is due to enter regular service in 2019.

Caterpillar wins LNG propulsion order for cruise ships
14 Oct 2016 10:41 GMT
MaK M 46 DF dual-fuel engines and LNG supply and handling system to be installed on four vessels.

Time-charter agreement for LNG bunker supply vessel
12 Oct 2016 11:47 GMT
7,500-cubic-metre vessel is to operate along the Baltic Sea coast.

Bunker tanker collides with cargo vessel in Tokyo Bay: source
10 Oct 2016 07:35 GMT
Both vessels are said to have suffered breaches during the incident near Kawasaki port.

Thun Tankers orders four LNG-fuelled ships
07 Oct 2016 15:11 GMT
Vessels are to be built by Netherlands firm Scheepswerf Ferus Smit.

Dual-fuel tugs set to be bunkered by JV firm FueLNG
06 Oct 2016 13:33 GMT
Keppel Smit and Maju Maritime tugs are expected to be completed in 2018.

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