Thursday, January 21, 2021
Shipping

Siem Car Carriers’ Second LNG Ship on Maiden Voyage for Volkswagen

Siem Car Carriers has placed into operation of the second of two LNG-powered Pure Car and Truck Carriers (PCTCs) on charter to Volkswagen. The second vessel, Siem Aristotle, was delivered...

January 21, 2021
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Monday, November 16, 2020
Maritime News

Historic LNG Bunkering Operation Completed in Rotterdam

The LNG-powered CMA CGM Jacques Saadé has marked a new milestone as it completed its first LNG bunkering in Rotterdam. CMA CGM said called the operation the largest LNG bunkering...

November 16, 2020
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Thursday, November 12, 2020
Maritime News

CMA CGM to Expand LNG-Powered Fleet to 26 Vessels

PARIS, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Container shipping group CMA CGM will expand its use of liquified natural gas (LNG) to 26 vessels, it said on Thursday, as part of efforts...

November 12, 2020
Total Views: 361

Friday, November 6, 2020
Maritime News

JP Morgan Orders 40 LNG-Fueled Barges at Damen Concordia

JP Morgan has placed an order for 40 self-propelled LNG-fueled tanker barges for charter to Shell. The order was placed Concordia Damen, the inland waterway specialist of Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards...

November 6, 2020
Total Views: 315

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Maritime News

World’s Biggest LNG Engine Approved for CMA CGM Megaships

The biggest and most powerful LNG-fueled engine ever built has been approved for use on board the first vessel in a series nine 23,000 TEU containerships owned by French shipping...

May 27, 2020
Total Views: 104

Monday, February 24, 2020
Maritime News

Business of Shipping: The LNG Bunkering Era is Here

By Ira Breskin – The Liquid Natural Gas bunkering era is here. That’s the loud and clear message sent last week at the LNG for 2020:  Fueling Tomorrow’s Shipping conference...

February 24, 2020
Total Views: 72

Monday, January 20, 2020
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Maritime News

MSC Returns to Chantiers de l’Atlantique for Two More LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

MSC Cruises hsa returned to the France’s Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard for two more LNG-powered cruise ships worth over 2 billion euros.  The two parties on Monday announced that a...

January 20, 2020
Total Views: 10

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
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Maritime News

CMA CGM Leads Container Lines in Switch to LNG Fuel

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – CMA CGM shortsea subsidiary Containerships has received its fourth LNG-powered vessel, the 1,380 teu Containerships Arctic. The vessel will bunker with approximately 200 tons...

December 17, 2019
Total Views: 20

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
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Maritime News

CMA CGM and TOTAL Sign Major LNG Bunkering Deal

By Gus Trompiz PARIS, Dec 4 (Reuters) – Container shipping firm CMA CGM will use the French Mediterranean port of Marseille for refuelling some of its planned gas-powered vessels, backed...

December 4, 2019
Total Views: 19

Friday, November 8, 2019
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Maritime News

Singapore Pushes Shipping to Adopt Cleaner Fuels

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Singapore is pushing the shipping industry to use cleaner fuels such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) in a bid to reduce the...

November 8, 2019
Total Views: 6

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Maritime News

1,000 Feeder Ship to Test Carbon-Neutral Synthetic Natural Gas

The 1,036-teu containership Wes Amelie will become the first ship in world to trial carbon-neutral synthetic natural gas on a voyage set to take place in 2020. During the trial,...

November 7, 2019
Total Views: 11

Monday, November 4, 2019
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Maritime News

BHP Weighing LNG Fuel for Ore Carriers

By Barbara Lewis LONDON, Nov 4 (Reuters) – BHP, the biggest listed miner, aims to decide early next year who has won a tender for LNG-fueled transport to ship up...

November 4, 2019
Total Views: 7

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Maritime News

Sovcomflot Tankers Complete Northern Sea Route Transit on LNG Fuel

Russian shipping company Sovcomflot has sent two more large-capacity, LNG-powered tankers through the Northern Sea Route. According to the company, the Aframax tankers Mendeleev Prospect and Lomonosov Prospect successfully completed...

October 22, 2019
Total Views: 6

Friday, October 18, 2019
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Maritime News

World’s Largest LNG Bunkering Vessel Launched in China

Total has announced the launching of its first large LNG bunkering vessel that will be used to fuel gas-powered ships in the Northern Europe.  The 135-meter-long vessel, being built by...

October 18, 2019
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Maritime News

World’s First LNG-Powered ‘Megaship’ Launched in China

The world’s first ultra-large containership to be powered by liquefied natural gas was launched in China this week. CMA CGM JACQUES SAADE is the first of nine French-flagged LNG-powered containerships...

September 25, 2019
Total Views: 30

Thursday, August 29, 2019
Maritime News

Platts to Start LNG Bunker Pricing Assessments Ahead of IMO 2020

By Jessica Jaganathan SINGAPORE, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Price reporting agency S&P Global Platts plans to launch its first assessments for prices of liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker fuel ahead...

August 29, 2019
Total Views: 4

Thursday, August 22, 2019
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Maritime News

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to Construct LNG Barge for U.S. East Coast Market

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding has been selected to construct an LNG barge to serve the U.S. east coast market. The vessel will be constructed at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding’s facility in Sturgeon...

August 22, 2019
Total Views: 26

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
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Maritime News

Shell to Charter LNG-Powered Tanker Fleet

Royal Dutch Shell announced Monday it has agreed to charter a fleet of fourteen new LNG-powered crude oil and product tankers as part of its drive to decarbonize shipping. Shell...

August 20, 2019
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
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Maritime News

Europe’s First Inland-Waterway LNG Bunker Vessel Begins Operations in Rotterdam

Europe’s first inland-waterway LNG bunker vessel has performed its first bunkering operations in Rotterdam with the LNG-powered Containerships Polar and Containerships Nord. has performed her first bunkering operations, with the...

June 25, 2019
Total Views: 27

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
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Maritime News

CMA CGM to Have 20 LNG-Powered Containerships by 2022

French shipping giant CMA CGM will have taken delivery of 20 LNG-fueled containerships by 2022 as the world’s fourth largest carrier seeks to cut its carbon footprint. Marking the occasion...

June 12, 2019
Total Views: 3