Passenger Vessels Are Cleaning Up Using LNG

By Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) -- The sleek cruise-ferry idling at the harbor in western Norway while picking up passengers spews none of the dirty black smoke typical of ships at busy ports elsewhere. With a capacity of 1,500 passengers and 600 cars, the MS Bergensfjord is one of the growing number of vessels running on liquefied natural gas, which emits a fraction of … [Read more...]

Wärtsilä to Equip First LNG Bunkering Barge in United States

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide the liquified natural gas systems for a new ocean-going LNG bunkering barge for the U.S. cruise ship market. The articulated tug and barge (ATB) will be used to supply the LNG fuel to gas-powered cruise ships that are headed the east coast of Florida.  The 4,000 m3 capacity ATB is being built at the … [Read more...]