Friday, May 26, 2017
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Spanish Shipbuilder Delivers First European-Built LNG-Powered Tug

Spanish shipbuilder GONDAN has delivered what is said to be the first LNG-powered dual fuel tug ever built in Europe. The tug, named DUX, was delivered Wednesday to its new owner,...

May 26, 2017
Total Views: 29

Friday, September 16, 2016
Maritime News

Caterpillar LNG Solutions in Demand from Cruise Lines and Commercial Operators

Caterpillar is establishing a clear lead in the design and production of LNG-fuelled propulsion systems through its MaK™ branded products. With a global network, and industry-leading after-sales service, the company...

September 16, 2016
Total Views: 6

Monday, July 20, 2015

WATCH: Launch of First LNG-Powered Ferry Built in North America

  Last week we heard about the commissioning of the first LNG-powered ferry in North America, the F.-A.-Gauthier. Today we have time-lapse video of the launch of the first dual-fuel...

July 20, 2015
Total Views: 52

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
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Maritime News

South Korea Plans LNG Bunkering Terminals as Strategy for Dual Fuel Domination

  SEOUL, July 15 (Reuters) – South Korea plans to construct liquefied natural gas bunkering terminals at some of its ports as part of a drive to dominate the market...

July 15, 2015
Total Views: 2

Monday, March 16, 2015
tallink shuttle ferry
Engineering News

Tallink Group Chooses ABB and Wärtsilä to Power New Baltic Sea Ferry

A new ROPAX ferry to connect Tallinn, Estonia and Helsinki was commissioned last month by the Tallink Group and will be built by Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland. Just like many other...

March 16, 2015
Total Views: 34

Monday, February 9, 2015

Harvey Gulf Makes LNG Bunkering History

Harvey Gulf International Marine on Friday made LNG bunkering history when the lead vessel in its new line of dual fuel offshore supply vessels became the first such vessel in North...

February 9, 2015
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

LNG Powered Towboat Design Receives Approval in Principle

The push for liquified natural gas as a marine fuel across a multitude of vessel types continues with the "Approval in Principle" of an LNG-powered inland towboat for the domestic U.S. market.

December 2, 2014
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Kleven Delivers World’s Largest LNG-Powered PSV

With a length of 92.5 meters and a deck capacity of 1,080 m2, Rem Eir is the world's largest LNG powered PSV, according to Kleven.

November 26, 2014
Total Views: 12

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Engineering News

ClassNK Approves New Japanese Dual Fuel Engine

ClassNK has granted approval to the design of the new 28AHX-DF dual-fuel engine developed by Niigata Power Systems Co., Ltd. The new engine is slated to be used as the...

November 26, 2014
Total Views: 4

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Finnish Owner Orders Two Additional Dual Fuel Short Sea Containerships

Finnish cargo company Containerships Group says it has ordered two additional LNG-fueled containerships for operations in Europe's short-sea trade where new emission control area regulations will come into force in 2015.

September 25, 2014
Total Views: 10

Monday, September 22, 2014

TOTE Secures $324 Million in Government Financing for Dual Fuel Containerships

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the approval of a $324.6 million Title XI loan guarantee to TOTE Shipholdings, Inc., to finance the construction of two of the world's first LNG-fueled containerships.

September 22, 2014
Total Views: 3

Monday, September 15, 2014

Main Engine Installed Onboard World’s First LNG-Powered Containership

The world's first LNG-powered containership is really beginning to take shape at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego with the installation of the ship's main engine.

September 15, 2014
Total Views: 46

Thursday, September 11, 2014
Maritime News

Wärtsilä Inks Deal for First LNG-Fueled Dry Cargo Vessel

Finnish manufacturer Wärtsilä says it has awarded a contract to supply the main engine for the first LNG-fueled dry cargo vessel.

September 11, 2014
Total Views: 8

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Maritime News

Engine to Power World’s First Dual-Fuel Containership Delivered to Shipyard

The gas engine that will soon power the TOTE's new Marlin-class containerships have been delivered to General Dynamics’ NASSCO’s shipyard in San Diego, CA, marking another milestone in the construction of the world's first LNG-powered containership.

July 17, 2014
Total Views: 48

Monday, June 23, 2014

TOTE’s First Dual-Fuel Engine Headed for NASSCO

The engine to power the first of TOTE’s new “Marlin-class” dual fuel containerships is currently underway to the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego from its South Korean manufacturer.

June 23, 2014
Total Views: 54

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Maritime News

Wärtsilä Engines to Power First Dual-Fuel Icebreaker

The world’s first LNG-powered icebreaker will be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines, the Finnish engine manufacturer announced Tuesday.

June 10, 2014
Total Views: 5

Monday, March 24, 2014

Wärtsilä Introduces New Dual Fuel Engine

Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä has expanded its dual fuel (DF) engine line to include the new 46DF, a four-stroke DF engine specifically developed for the high-output market segment.

March 24, 2014
Total Views: 44

Thursday, March 6, 2014
Maritime News

UECC Orders First Dual Fuel Pure Car and Truck Carriers

Oslo-based United European Car Carriers (UECC) says it has signed a contract calling for the construction of two of the world's dual fuel Pure Car and Truck Carriers (PCTCs).

March 6, 2014
Total Views: 11

Monday, February 17, 2014
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Engineering News

Wärtsilä Details Scope of PSV Newbuild Contract with Siem Offshore

Following similar orders placed in November 2012 and August 2013, Norwegian OSV operator Siem Offshore has again reached out to Finnish engine manufacturer Wärtsilä to supply the design and integrated...

February 17, 2014
Total Views: 12

Friday, February 14, 2014
Maritime News

Harvey Gulf Breaks Ground on Nation’s First LNG Bunkering Facility

New Orleans-based Harvey Gulf International Marine says it has broken ground on the United States' first LNG bunkering facility located at their Port Fourchon, LA terminal.

February 14, 2014
Total Views: 15