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Home » News » Vessel News - Q1 2018

Vessel News - Q1 2018

Exmar orders ME-LGIP engine for two LPG-fuelled ships
29 Mar 2018 14:24 GMT
Dual-fuel engines expected to operate on three percent pilot oil.

Crowley loads first cargo from plant used to supply LNG-powered ConRo ships
29 Mar 2018 09:26 GMT
11,000 gallons of LNG loaded from Maxville liquefaction facility.

AET set to achieve fuel savings with tankers that use VOCs as bunkers
26 Mar 2018 09:46 GMT
Wartsila wins contract to install its VOC recovery technology aboard two new shuttle tankers.

Cepsa presents South Europe's first multi-product LNG supply vessel
22 Mar 2018 16:17 GMT
Supplier adds flexibility to its offering with the multipurpose Oizmendi in Huelva.

Finnlines exercises option to lengthen two more ro-ro ships
20 Mar 2018 13:15 GMT
Fuel efficiency set to improve once vessel lengthening has been completed.

ABB to equip two shuttle tankers with bunker-saving solutions
20 Mar 2018 12:49 GMT
Power and automation solutions will enable new ships to achieve 'high fuel efficiency', says ABB.

Keel laid for fuel-saving expedition ship
20 Mar 2018 07:43 GMT
Vessel features expanded bunker tanks for prolonged operations in remote areas.

Plan to build methanol-fuelled ships for US-China project
16 Mar 2018 17:15 GMT
Project involves construction of US methanol plants and feedstock transportation between Louisiana and northern China.

Viking Ocean Cruises orders six vessels
07 Mar 2018 08:21 GMT
Units in latest series have featured fuel-efficient engines and scrubber technology.

Two Exmar newbuild VLGCs to run on LPG
05 Mar 2018 15:33 GMT
Vessels are scheduled for delivery in 2020.

Stena Line ferry a step closer to battery operation
05 Mar 2018 14:02 GMT
Stena Jutlandica to undergo battery refit in three-phase project.

Cool Pool ended Feb with 18 tri-fuel ships
01 Mar 2018 10:55 GMT
LNGC pool consists of ships with fuel-efficient, tri-fuel, diesel-electric (TFDE) propulsion technology.

Third fully LNG-powered ship ordered for AIDA Cruises
27 Feb 2018 13:17 GMT
Vessel is slated for delivery in 2023.

Corvus Energy seals deal to power three hybrid PSVs
27 Feb 2018 10:18 GMT
Orca ESS will be providing battery power to seven SEACOR hybrid PSVs overall.

Shell to charter - and bunker - two dual-fuel crude tankers
21 Feb 2018 12:16 GMT
Vessels form part of six-tanker series due for delivery between Q3 2018 and Q1 2019.

Cavotec equipment moored LNG-fuelled ferry 905 times in first year
09 Feb 2018 13:50 GMT
Tallink's Megastar completed its first year in service at the end of January.

Scorpio Bulkers COO voices scrubber 'scepticism' once again
08 Feb 2018 12:13 GMT
Scrubber legislation, existing technology and the availability of fuels in 2020 all 'stand in the way' of long-term decision making, says Mackey.

Total and MOL sign charter contract for 'pioneer' LNG bunker supply vessel
06 Feb 2018 11:33 GMT
Total to focus on supplying large quantities of LNG to boxships, including CMA CGM's newbuild ULCVs.

Bay of Biscay's first ship-to-ship LNG bunker delivery performed in Bilbao
05 Feb 2018 14:45 GMT
MV Ireland supplied with LNG in landmark delivery organized by Itsas Gas.

World's first fully LNG-fuelled cruise ship to offer short trips before maiden voyage
05 Feb 2018 11:33 GMT
AIDAnova to provide pre-premiere cruises in north Europe before departing for the Canary Islands in December.

Van Oord launches first LNG-fuelled ship
01 Feb 2018 14:04 GMT
The Werkendam is able to run on LNG with MGO as backup.

Finnlines to fit newly acquired ship with scrubbers
31 Jan 2018 08:51 GMT
Operator also lengthens second vessel as part of latest fuel efficiency programme.

Rolls-Royce to upgrade six PSVs with battery power
30 Jan 2018 13:22 GMT
Deal includes option for a further two offshore vessels.

MOL signs deal to build LNG-fuelled tugboat
29 Jan 2018 17:41 GMT
Construction slated to start in February, with completion expected to be 12 months later.

Long-term home port agreement signed for LNG bunkering pontoon in Amsterdam
29 Jan 2018 14:33 GMT
Titan LNG's FlexFueler001 will be based at the Dutch port's America Harbour.

Feb 6 launch for world's biggest boxship with fuel-saving features
29 Jan 2018 12:23 GMT
Ship fitted with bunker-saving engine and Becker Twisted Fin.

AET names four bunker-saving newbuild tankers
26 Jan 2018 12:30 GMT
Another two vessels are set to be the world's first LNG dual-fuelled Aframax tankers when launched later this year.

Fuel-saving hybrid patrol vessel launched in Rotterdam
23 Jan 2018 10:12 GMT
Vessel is said to be 'much more efficient' than the port authority's other vessels, using 'considerably less fuel'.

Skangas confirms naming ceremony for LNG vessel
19 Jan 2018 19:01 GMT
Vessel is due to start transporting LNG to the Pori and Tornio terminals in Finland.

Fuel-saving coal carrier delivered to K Line
19 Jan 2018 17:13 GMT
Corona Wisdom was constructed at Imabari Shipbuilding Group's Shin Kasado Dockyard.

Bunker-saving Stena Immortal named in digital ceremony
19 Jan 2018 16:03 GMT
Ship's fuel consumption is said to be 10-20% lower than that of equivalent vessels.

Queen Elizabeth's fuel supply system equipment made in UK
17 Jan 2018 14:10 GMT
The thermal expansion vessels for the fuel supply system were manufactured by Abbot & Co.

Balearia to showcase fuel-related projects in Madrid
12 Jan 2018 13:58 GMT
Operator to highlight the projects it has invested in to improve the sustainability of its fleet.

Eco-conscious Brazilian port chooses Wartsila's bunker-saving hybrid tug
11 Jan 2018 09:53 GMT
The HYTug features hybrid propulsion and energy storage using batteries.

First four orders for new LNG-fuelled, bunker-saving shuttle tanker
10 Jan 2018 11:18 GMT
Ship will 'set new standards for both fuel consumption and CO2 emissions', says Teekay project manager.

Deltamarin and GTT develop LNG fuel tank solutions for long voyages
09 Jan 2018 14:50 GMT
Vessel portfolio includes a container vessel, a pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) and a cruise ship.

Boxships top bunker consumption ranking: report
05 Jan 2018 15:10 GMT
Container ships, bulkers, and oil tankers accounted for around 62% of global bunker consumption in 2015, report says.

TMS Cardiff Gas orders LNGC with dual-fuel propulsion
05 Jan 2018 09:53 GMT
Seven-year time charter contract with Total is due to commence in 2020.

Bulker fined in Canada for breaching speed limit
03 Jan 2018 14:02 GMT
Federal Cardinal issued with a fine of $6,000.

Gaslog orders gas carrier with dual-fuel propulsion
03 Jan 2018 11:32 GMT
Newbuild LNG carrier to feature WinGD X-DF engines.

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