Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Friday, May 20, 2011
Shell’s Prelude FLNG: The Largest, Most Impressive Floating Object Ever To Be Constructed
Today, Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS) announced plans for the construction of the Prelude Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) Project, the world’s first FLNG facility. Shell plans to moor the Prelude...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Friday, April 15, 2011
Monday, March 21, 2011
ABS and HHI evaluate LNG carrier designs and containment systems for Arctic operations
Houston, TX—) Class society ABS has been collaborating with Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) to evaluate the basic design and containment system parameters for an LNG carrier operating in an...
Monday, March 14, 2011
First 2-stroke gas engine taking ‘Quantum’ concept 1-stroke further
Photo: Quantum 9000 illustration © DNV/DNV A year ago, DNV launched its container ship concept – Quantum. This concept ship was designed to stir up a debate about shipping innovation....
Thursday, March 3, 2011
Wartsila to provide propulsion machinery for new LNG powered passenger ferry
Wartsila has been awarded a contract by shipbuilding company STX Finland Oy to supply the propulsion machinery for a new passenger ferry to be built for Viking Line, a Finnish ship...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Bureau Veritas and Russian Register sign LNG/FPU co-operation agreement
Classification societies Bureau Veritas (BV) and Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) have signed a three-year co-operation agreement covering the development of joint guidelines for LNG carriers and Offshore Floating...
Shell: Prelude FLNG Go-Ahead ‘Next Few Months,’ More Planned
PERTH (Dow Jones)–Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA) said Tuesday that it expects to sign off on its first floating liquefied natural gas project within months, and plans to build at...
Monday, February 21, 2011
DNV recommends LNG fuel shipping for North America
Houston: “Domestic ships in North America have three options to meet new emissions control regulations; install CO2 scrubbers, burn low sulphur fuel or switch to LNG fuel for the ship’s...
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Technip and DSME awarded Floating LNG Project for PETRONAS
Technip, in a consortium with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. (DSME), has been awarded by Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)and MISC Berhad a front-end engineering and design contract for...
Saturday, January 29, 2011
STX Shipbuilding and Lloyd’s Register to cooperate in developing environmentally friendly ship
Lloyd’s Register and Korea’s STX Shipbuilding recently signed a cooperation agreement to develop an environmentally-friendly ship powered by LNG. This new ship design would result in a 50% reduction in...
Friday, January 7, 2011
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Thursday, December 18, 2008
Q-Max LNGC – A New Breed of Liquefied Natural Gas Carriers
Yesterday, Exxon Mobil announced that it received delivery of the first two Q-Max LNG Tankers, the Mozah and Umm Slal. The vessels are a new breed of LNGC tankers that...
Saturday, October 18, 2008
Like It Or Not; It’s Here – Fighting LNG Ship Fires.
Like It Or Not; It’s Here Fighting LNG Ship Fires Originally Published Sept 2007 By Tom Guldner, Marine Firefighting Inc. First, let me state that this article is neither FOR...
Friday, July 18, 2008
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