LNG in Genoa: also Cosulich in the Novella-AutogasNord project

LNG in Genoa: also Cosulich in the Novella-AutogasNord project

A recent survey conducted by the specialized online magazine The Medi Telegraph addresses the issue of the “delay” in the availability of LNG in the port of Genoa, while more and more ships that can dock Ligurian ports have chosen to use this fuel. In six months the permitted sulfur content of petroleum fuels cannot […]

1 Jul 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Aida Nova in Civitavecchia first full LNG port in the Mediterranean

Aida Nova in Civitavecchia first full LNG port in the Mediterranean

Contrary to what we wrote last February 22nd (read here), we apologize to all our readers, Costa Smeralda will not be the first LNG ship to operate in the Mediterranean, but it will be the Aida Nova (Aida Cruises group), by North American Carnival Group. Aida Nova will be based in Civitavecchia, having adhered to […]

25 Mar 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Crowley takes delivery of first LNG-powered ConRo ship serving Puerto Rico

Crowley takes delivery of first LNG-powered ConRo ship serving Puerto Rico

Crowley Maritime Corp. has announced that it has taken delivery of El Coquí, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ships powered by LNG, from shipbuilder VT Halter Marine Inc.  El Coquí is the first of two Commitment Class, LNG-powered ConRo ships being built for Crowley’s shipping and logistics services between Jacksonville, Fla., and […]

25 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Decal becomes the sole partner of Venice LNG, the company that intends to create a coastal LNG deposit in Porto Marghera.

Decal becomes the sole partner of Venice LNG, the company that intends to create a coastal LNG deposit in Porto Marghera.

The Lombard company Decal has recorded the 35% shareholding held by San Marco Gas (sister company of San Marco Petroli) in the Venice LNG joint venture in which it already held 65%, becoming in this way the sole shareholder of the newco intending to make an investment 100 million euros to build a LNG coastal […]

18 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Hapag-Lloyd names its 17th LNG-Ready containership in UK

Hapag-Lloyd names its 17th LNG-Ready containership in UK

German container carrier Hapag-Lloyd named its LNG-ready 15,000 TEU containership on Monday, July 16 at DP World’s London Gateway. It took Mrs. Nusrat Ghani,Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, marking the official naming of the container ship, activating the mechanism that sent a big champagne bottle crashing against the massive sidewall of the “Afif”, […]

18 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Edison’s LNG terminal in Oristano for next 50 years

Edison’s LNG terminal in Oristano for next 50 years

Recently, the Management Committee of the Port Authority of the Sea of ​​Sardinia expressed its unanimous opinion in favor of a 50-year maritime concession in favor of Edison SPA in the portual area of Oristano. Located along the southern navigable canal of the industrial Port of Oristano for a surface area and relative water mirror, […]

13 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

MAN Energy Solutions wins LNG propulsion systems order

MAN Energy Solutions wins LNG propulsion systems order

MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to provide the propulsion systems for 2 × 2,525-teu containership newbuildings, which will join the fleet of Pasha Hawaii, based in Honolulu, which provides shipping services between Hawaii and the US mainland. Each system will comprise a 7S80ME-GI Mk 9.5 main engine, 3 × MAN 6L35/44DF GenSets, and […]

11 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel ordered

Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel ordered

Central LNG Shipping Japan Corporation (CLS), the joint venture founded in May 2018  between the four Japanese companies Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line), Chubu Electric Power Co. and Toyota Tsusho Corporation, has ordered a LNG Bunkering Vessel (LNG fuelled) at Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI). The LNG bunkering vessel, which […]

10 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

WinGD (Wärtsilä Group) celebrates its 100th X-Dual Fuel engine order.

WinGD (Wärtsilä Group) celebrates its 100th X-Dual Fuel engine order.

The Swiss company Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD), which continues the long tradition of the Sulzer Diesel Engine business founded in 1893, said it has hit a milestone with the 100th order for its X-Dual  Fuel engine placed by the Monaco-based shipper GasLog.   WinGD introduced the X-Dual F engine series in 2013. Dual-fuel engines, using gas admitted […]

9 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

First Russian LNG bunker ship delivery scheduled for late 2019

First Russian LNG bunker ship delivery scheduled for late 2019

The first bunker vessel in Russia supplying liquefied natural gas (LNG) is expected to be built by the end of 2019, said a representative of Krylov State Research Centre (KSRC), the ship designer. The KSRC, established in 1894, is a Russian leading naval architecture and shipbuilding research and development institute specialist, which operates as a federal state-owned unitary enterprise. […]

3 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Fluxys bumps Dunkirk LNG terminal stake as EDF, Total divest

Fluxys bumps Dunkirk LNG terminal stake as EDF, Total divest

Fluxys with consortium partners has agreed to jointly acquire from EDF and Total a 35.76 percent stake in Dunkerque LNG, owner of the liquefied natural gas terminal in Dunkirk. The Dunkirk LNG terminal, located on a 56-hectare platform at the West Port of Dunkirk, is equipped with: a wharf for the unloading/reloading of the largest LNG […]

3 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Total and Pavilion Energy Take a Further Step in Developing LNG as a Marine Fuel in Singapore

Total and Pavilion Energy Take a Further Step in Developing LNG as a Marine Fuel in Singapore

Total and Pavilion Energy, through their subsidiaries Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions and Pavilion Gas, have signed Heads of Agreement (HoA) to jointly develop a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker supply chain in the port of Singapore. The agreement covers the shared long-term time charter of a new generation LNG bunker vessel (LNGBV) to be […]

3 Jul 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Skangas Fuels Its First Ship with Liquefied Biogas

Skangas Fuels Its First Ship with Liquefied Biogas

Skangas has supplied Furetank’s chemical/product tanker M/T Fure Vinga with liquefied biogas (LBG), representing the company’s first delivery of this renewable and environmentally friendly fuel to a marine company.  The fueling took place at the Port of Gothenburg, transferring the fuel directly from a tanker truck to the ship. The Swedish LBG was delivered to Furetank’s […]

29 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL