Panfido’s LNG bunker system presented on site

Panfido’s LNG bunker system presented on site

Panfido’s LNG bunker system has a value of approximately 40 million euros, 9.5 of which funded by the European Union.

17 Nov 2021 - ConferenzaGNL

Nauticor and Novatek to co-develop small scale LNG in the Baltic Sea

Nauticor and Novatek to co-develop small scale LNG in the Baltic Sea

Nauticor GmbH & Co. KG and the Russian Novatek Green Energy have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) regarding the cooperation in developing a joint LNG supply infrastructure in the Baltic Sea region.

30 Apr 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Total to supply LNG to CMA in Marseille; Costa Smeralda in Barcelona

Total to supply LNG to CMA in Marseille; Costa Smeralda in Barcelona

Total Marine Fuels and the CMA CGM shipowner announced in a joint statement, released in early December, the signing of a ten-year contract for the supply of 10,000 Teu containerships in the Mediterranean, starting in autumn 2021. The new contract covers the ships used between Europe and Asia, and provides for a ship-to-ship supply of […]

19 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG in Japan with the first port bunkers and new ferries

LNG in Japan with the first port bunkers and new ferries

Japan takes important steps towards the development of LNG as a marine fuel, thanks to an ambitious development plan and two significant bunkering tests in the ports of Nagoya and Kobe made by the transport company MOL Group (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines). In the second part of 2019, the Group first announced his participation in the […]

17 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

+5000% increase for LNG in international shipping by 2040, IEA predicts

+5000% increase for LNG in international shipping by 2040, IEA predicts

The use of LNG as a bunker fuel is expected to grow sharply in the coming years, the IEA said in its World Energy Outlook 2019. The use of LNG in international shipping is expected to reach 50 bn m³/yr of equivalent pipeline gas (39 mn t/yr of LNG) by 2040 from less than 1 […]

25 Nov 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Rosetti Marino to build an innovative LNG bunkering unit for Panfido

Rosetti Marino to build an innovative LNG bunkering unit for Panfido

The Venetian towage company Rimorchiatori Riuniti Panfido has recently ordered to the Ravenna shipyard Rosetti Marino an innovative combined bunkering system, called SBBT (Semi-Ballastabie Barge Transporter), consisting of two units: a Power Unit of almost 7.000 hp, and one Cargo Unit used for the supply of LNG or Marine Diesel Oil (MDO) to ships. According […]

25 Nov 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cm LNG barge

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cm LNG barge

NorthStar Midstream, a portfolio company of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, has executed an agreement with Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build a 5,400 cubic meter (CBM), with the ability to potentially construct two sister barges, for coastwise transportation of LNG. Utilizing a suitable tugboat, the barge will operate as an articulated tug and barge […]

27 Aug 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Containerships achieves first European Simops LNG bunkering

Containerships achieves first European Simops LNG bunkering

Containerships shipping company (CMA CGM Group) successfully carried out its first bunkering of LNG simultaneous to the loading and unloading operations (SIMOPS) on its M/S Containerships Nord ship in the port of Rotterdam, the first vessel to perform this operation in Europe simultaneously with ship-to-ship bunkering (STS). To ensure fast and safe STS Simops bunkering, […]

10 Jul 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Coralius carries out its first LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

Coralius carries out its first LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

Finland headquartered Gasum announced  that its LNG bunkering vessel Coralius has carried out its first ship-to-ship bunkering in the port area of Rotterdam supplying LNG to the chemical tanker Bit Viking. Speaking of the bunkering in Rotterdam, Kimmo Rahkamo, Vice President, Natural Gas and LNG, Gasum, said, “finally, being able to bunker our clients in the ARA […]

28 Jun 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Eesti Gaas starts LNG bunkering in the Port of Helsinki

Eesti Gaas starts LNG bunkering in the Port of Helsinki

Elenger, an Eesti Gaas unit operating in the foreign markets, started its first LNG bunkering operations in the Port of Helsinki, supplying the Megastar ferry that operates the daily shuttle service between Helsinki and Tallinn. The ship Megastar, belonging to the Tallink Silja navigation group, leader in the Baltic Sea with a total of 16 […]

16 Jun 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Step ahead for Venice LNG coastal storage project in Porto Marghera

Step ahead for Venice LNG coastal storage project in Porto Marghera

Venice LNG, the company owned by Decal S.p.A. that plans to build a new LNG coastal storage deposit in Porto Marghera, has announced the receiving of a favourable judgment on environmental compatibility by the Technical Commission for Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment. The positive opinion expressed by CT VIA – the company explains […]

12 Jun 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

First LNG commercial bunkerings of ships in Polish seaports of Gdańsk and Gdynia

First LNG commercial bunkerings of ships in Polish seaports of Gdańsk and Gdynia

Between 13th and 18th of March 2019, the Polish oil and gas companies PGNiG and LOTOS completed two commercial bunkering operation of liquefied natural gas (LNG), the first operations of this kind carried out at seaports in Gdańsk and Gdynia. With the first bunkering operation, 54 tonnes of LNG fuel (32,000 Nm3 of natural gas) […]

26 Mar 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

JMU to build LNG bunkering vessel for Ecobunker Shipping

JMU to build LNG bunkering vessel for Ecobunker Shipping

Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) has entered into a building contract for an LNG bunkering vessel with Ecobunker Shipping. The dual fuel vessel will be built as a part of Ship-to-Ship LNG fuel supply business in Tokyo Bay by the joint venture Ecobunker Shipping established by the trio Sumitomo Corporation, Uyeno Transtech, and Yokohama-Kawasaki International […]

7 Mar 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

100th LNG bunkering of Coralius vessel (Gasum) in Finland

100th LNG bunkering of Coralius vessel (Gasum) in Finland

The LNG bunker vessel Coralius, operating on behalf of Gasum (former Skangas) mainly  in the North Sea and the strait of Skagerrak area, celebrated a milestone at the end of February 2019, completing her 100th bunkering operation in just 18 months. Coralius delivers LNG through ship-to-ship bunkering at sea and in port. This has significantly […]

28 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Port of Rotterdam: LNG bunkers growing in 2018

Port of Rotterdam: LNG bunkers growing in 2018

In the Port of Rotterdam, the sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as bunker fuel has increased considerably to 9,500 tonnes in 2018, from 1,500 in 2017. Although quantitatively still limited, the figure indicates an unexpected speed of penetration. The two operators Titan LNG and Shell have registered as LNG bunker specialists in the Port […]

26 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Kooiman to build 2nd LNG bunkering pontoon for Titan LNG and Fluxys

Kooiman to build 2nd LNG bunkering pontoon for Titan LNG and Fluxys

The Dutch Shipyard Kooiman will build a second LNG bunkering pontoon, the FlexFueler 002, for Belgium’s Fluxys and Titan LNG.  The pontoon, that will be 76,40 meters long and 11,45 wide, will be equipped with four vacuum insulated type C cargo tanks capable of transporting up to 370 cubic meters of LNG. The pontoon is […]

14 Feb 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

LNG Bunkering of AIDAnova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship, in the Canary islands

LNG Bunkering of AIDAnova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship, in the Canary islands

On 16th January 2019, AIDAnova, the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship – belonging to the German AIDA Cruises Line (Carnival Corporation) – has successfully done its first ship-to-ship bunkering operation at Santa Cruz de Tenerife, in the Canary Islands. The operation was the first ship-to-ship refueling conducted in Spanish territorial waters in the context of […]

28 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Gazprom fuels its LNG bunkering strategy

Gazprom fuels its LNG bunkering strategy

In addition to the commitment  for trucks filling stations (read HERE) Gazprom is continuing its expansion into small-scale LNG supply to ships (via coastal depots and ship to ship supplies). The commitment follows the first supply experiences already made with tankers in the North Sea (read HERE). On December 25, the Board of Directors of […]

2 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

South Korean Financial Plan for LNG powered ships

South Korean Financial Plan for LNG powered ships

According to a recent announcement, the South Korean government plans to support the orders of environmental friendly ships and liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered vessels , as part of a package of measures to help small and midsized shipbuilders. The effort  could see a total of 140 LNG powered ships ordered, including two next year, […]

26 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Green Light for LNG Shore-to-Ship Bunkering Station in the Port of Cologne

Green Light for LNG Shore-to-Ship Bunkering Station in the Port of Cologne

PitPoint.LNG, the joint venture between PitPoint Clean Fuels and Primagaz Nederland BV, has received  the official permit for the construction of a shore-to-ship bunkering station for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the Port of Cologne. The permit, required under the Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetz (German Emission Control Act) to guarantee the safety of LNG as a fuel for […]

5 Nov 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

ENN orders China’s first seagoing LNG bunker vessel

ENN orders China’s first seagoing LNG bunker vessel

The privately owned Chinese gas distributor ENN Energy Holdings Ltd. has announced that it has ordered an 8,500 cubic meters LNG bunker vessel at Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC), the largest Chinese shipyard located in the southern coastal city of Dalian, in the Liaoning Province. The new 119 meters vessel, that will be delivered in […]

31 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Novella, Cosulich and Autogas for LNG bunkering in Genoa

Novella, Cosulich and Autogas for LNG bunkering in Genoa

According to a recent article by Nicola Capuzzo reported by the magazine Ship2Shore a new Genoese alliance would be in progress between the Groups Novella, Cosulich and Autogas, in order to better study the possibility of supplying LNG to cruise ships, ferries and other ships powered by liquefied natural gas, that in the near future […]

17 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Shell’s Cardissa carries out its 1st LNG Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

Shell’s Cardissa carries out its 1st LNG Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

Recently, Shell has delivered its first ship-to-ship bunkering of LNG from its specialised LNG bunker vessel, Cardissa. This operation marked a number of other firsts, as it fuelled the Sovcomflot vessel Gagarin Prospect, the world’s first LNG-powered Aframax tanker. It was also the first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering to take place in the Port of Rotterdam. The fuelling […]

9 Oct 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

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