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Home » News » Vessel News - Q2 2018

Vessel News - Q2 2018

Bunker-saving Red Funnel ferry to enter service in July
28 Jun 2018 08:52 GMT
Newest fast ferry, the Red Jet 7, is fitted with MTU engines.

Deltamarin to design dual-fuel mega yacht
28 Jun 2018 08:41 GMT
Vessel to run on diesel and LNG, and also feature energy storage for peak shaving.

Probunkers, ABS sign JDP for LNG bunker vessels
28 Jun 2018 08:32 GMT
JDP covers fleet regulatory compliance; identifying technical challenges and solutions; and suitability analysis of available technologies.

ABB to power new Virgin Voyages cruise fleet
27 Jun 2018 08:07 GMT
ABB to supply the complete electric power and propulsion package for Virgin Voyages' new fleet.

Oldendorff ups 'eco' bulker order book
27 Jun 2018 07:14 GMT
Set to receive 21 newbuilds with lower fuel consumption between 2018 and mid-2020.

Skangas performs first ever LBG bunker delivery
26 Jun 2018 09:31 GMT
Liquefied biogas supplied to the Fure Vinga in Gothenburg.

Project to build hydrogen fuel cell ferry wins $3m grant
26 Jun 2018 08:07 GMT
Vessel set to be first zero-emission ferry in the US.

Coral Methane's conversion to LNG bunker vessel completed
22 Jun 2018 08:28 GMT
Vessel to perform LNG deliveries mainly in the southern part of the North Sea and Mediterranean.

First LNG bunkering of Fure Vinga in Amsterdam
22 Jun 2018 08:27 GMT
Newbuild chemical tanker refuels with LNG in truck-to-ship operation.

Port of Gdynia, PGNiG sign LOI to build LNG bunker barge
21 Jun 2018 10:10 GMT
Polish port responds to 'growing demand' with plan to make LNG bunkering available.

Gulf of Mexico's first OSV hybrid power installation completed
21 Jun 2018 09:24 GMT
Three other OSVs are set to be upgraded to a similar battery system by September.

Nauticor's LNG bunker vessel enters final phase before delivery
20 Jun 2018 08:47 GMT
Supply vessel is scheduled to be delivered in Q4 2018.

VLCC with bunker-saving features delivered in China
18 Jun 2018 08:35 GMT
Newbuild tanker delivered to Tedorigawa Shipping.

Fenosa performs Valencia's first LNG bunker delivery
15 Jun 2018 11:21 GMT
Balearia's ferry, the Abel Matutes, was supplied with LNG in a truck-to-ship operation.

Monjasa acquires bunker supply vessel for English Channel
14 Jun 2018 06:42 GMT
Bunker firm gains full ownership of the supply chain - from sourcing to delivery.

Monjasa acquires bunker supply vessel for English Channel
14 Jun 2018 06:42 GMT
Bunker firm gains full ownership of the supply chain - from sourcing to delivery.

Newly converted LNG-fuelled ferry classed by ABS
12 Jun 2018 09:38 GMT
Technical compliance achieved by Spirit of British Columbia, which has been back in operation since Jun 7.

Coral EnergICE starts regular LNG loading operations in Zeebrugge
12 Jun 2018 06:43 GMT
Skangas-chartered ship will be making year-round, small-scale deliveries for the LNG bunker supplier.

Designing fuel-efficient ships with today's CFD tools
11 Jun 2018 13:01 GMT
Deltamarin explains how it is using state-of-the-art technology to optimise hull form and performance.

Top Ships announces time charter for two fuel-efficient 'Eco' tankers
08 Jun 2018 12:42 GMT
Ships to be employed by 'oil major' for 36 months, with the option for two additional 12-month periods.

Balearia launches ferry with scrubber system
07 Jun 2018 12:18 GMT
The Rosalind Franklin will operate between Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca.

GTT gets bunker barge design approved, develops DSEC alliance
05 Jun 2018 09:24 GMT
6,500-cbm bunker barge has been jointly developed with Korea's DSEC.

FueLNG and Pavilion Gas awarded S$6m to build LNG bunker vessels
04 Jun 2018 06:19 GMT
MPA funding is designed to promote ship-to-ship LNG bunkering in Singapore.

MAN to equip world's first LNG-fuelled fishing trawler
24 May 2018 11:03 GMT
Vessel to feature MAN 6L51/60DF main engine and MAN Cryo LNG fuel-gas system with a 350-cbm tank.

Corvus energy storage system selected for five all-electric Fjord1 ferries
22 May 2018 11:17 GMT
Latest order for energy storage systems (ESS) follows previous Fjord1 order in November.

Case study on world's first purpose-built LNG bunkering vessel published
11 May 2018 14:31 GMT
Designed to illustrate the challenges Gas4Sea faced when developing LNG bunkering services in North West Europe.

Fincantieri launches fuel-efficient cruise ship with scrubber
10 May 2018 14:57 GMT
Viking Jupiter is sixth in a series of vessels for Viking Ocean Cruises.

Class contract signed for two Royal Caribbean ships powered by LNG and fuel cells
08 May 2018 13:51 GMT
'The ships could potentially be some of the most fuel-efficient cruise vessels ever constructed', says DNV GL.

Wartsila to design and equip PSA Marine's new LNG-fuelled harbour tug
08 May 2018 09:03 GMT
Vessel to feature two Wartsila 20DF dual-fuel engines and LNGPac fuel storage and supply system.

Top Ships extends time charter for fuel-efficient 'Eco' tanker
04 May 2018 14:20 GMT
Six-month extension with BP Shipping means charter coverage for 2018 is now at 100%.

Balearia launches second fuel-saving 'eco fast ferry'
04 May 2018 01:52 GMT
The Eco Lux begins operating between the islands of Ibiza and Formentera.

Finnlines orders three hybrid ro-ro ships with scrubbers
04 May 2018 00:45 GMT
Vessels are to use fossil fuel whilst sailing and electricity when in port.

ExxonMobil barge features Endress+Hauser MFM system for MGO deliveries
02 May 2018 16:43 GMT
The MFM installed aboard ExxonMobil's chartered vessel is produced by E+H, the fuel supplier tells Bunker Index.

Triton-linked firms ordered to pay $350k bond to avoid vessel arrest
02 May 2018 12:52 GMT
Bond would be held in connection with World Fuel Services' lawsuit for alleged non-payment of marine fuel.

World Fuel Services in legal battle over alleged non-payment of bunker fuel
02 May 2018 12:48 GMT
Case revolves around fuel delivery to the bulk carrier M/V Triton last year.

Nissan 'enthusiastically supports' Containerships' LNG bunkering strategy
01 May 2018 10:27 GMT
Car manufacturer backs decision to use LNG fuel on routes between UK and Russia.

South East Asia's first LNG-powered tug launched in Singapore
25 Apr 2018 09:07 GMT
KST Liberty unveiled at the world's biggest bunker port.

Hurtigruten to upgrade up to nine ships to gas-electric power
20 Apr 2018 17:32 GMT
Vessels to switch from diesel to gas and be fitted with battery power.

All-electric vessel launched for Norwegian fjord route
20 Apr 2018 12:58 GMT
Catamaran said to be first of its kind to offer emission-free transport through the Western Norwegian landscape.

Wartsila in first optimised maintenance tie-up for LNGPac system
19 Apr 2018 10:14 GMT
Agreement with Viking Line is first for Wartsila's complete gas handling system for LNG-fuelled ships.

Nor Lines LNG-fuelled ships to include Rotterdam in weekly service
19 Apr 2018 08:55 GMT
Kvitnos and Kvitbjorn to call at leading Dutch port as part of regular liner service from June 1.

Shell agrees to charter another two LNG-fuelled Aframax tankers
13 Apr 2018 00:02 GMT
Agreement follows February's deal with Sovcomflot to also charter two dual-fuel Aframax vessels.

Crowley's first ConRo newbuild bunkered with LNG
12 Apr 2018 11:42 GMT
Boxship El Coqui is supplied with LNG for the first time in milestone operation for the US firm.

LNG-fuelled Furetank newbuild sets sail for Singapore
05 Apr 2018 15:33 GMT
Fure Vinga joins Gothia Tanker Alliance fleet of vessels.

PMG Holding expands Black Sea OPL operation with MGO barge
04 Apr 2018 10:07 GMT
Newly added delivery vessel performed its first delivery on March 28.

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