Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Maritime News

Conrad Delivers First LNG Bunker Barge Built in North America

Conrad Industries has delivered the first LNG bunker barge built in North America. The vessel, named Clean Jacksonville, was constructed in Orange, Texas at Conrad Orange Shipyard, a subsidiary of...

August 21, 2018
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Friday, January 15, 2016

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s First LNG-Powered Containership Gases Up at Jacksonville Port

TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico has successfully loaded LNG bunkers on the world’s first LNG-powered containership MV Isla Bella in Jacksonville. The company’s 12 LNG ISO containers transferred about 100,000 gallons last...

January 15, 2016
Total Views: 26

Monday, December 21, 2015
Maritime News

NASSCO Completes Bunkering for World’s Second LNG-Powered Containership – Perla Del Caribe

General Dynamics NASSCO says it has successfully completed the LNG bunkering for the Perla Del Caribe, the world’s second containership to be powered by liquefied natural gas. The Perla Del...

December 21, 2015
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Monday, October 19, 2015
Maritime News

U.S. Coast Guard Certifies World’s First LNG Containership – MV Isla Bella

  The Coast Guard on Saturday issued a certificate of inspection to the LNG-powered MV Isla Bella. The 736-foot, 3,100 TEU, U.S.-flagged vessel is the first container ship in the...

October 19, 2015
Total Views: 58

Monday, August 31, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – Building the Marlins, The World’s First LNG Containerships

The second of two Marlin-class containerships was launched over the weekend at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego where the vessels are being built for TOTE Maritime. The...

August 31, 2015
Total Views: 32

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photo of the Day – TOTE 2 Readied at NASSCO

Here is TOTE 2, aka Hull 496, as it is readied for its launch this Saturday at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego.  TOTE 2 is the second in...

August 25, 2015
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Thursday, August 20, 2015

NASSCO Ready to Launch World’s Second LNG-Powered Containership, TOTE 2

  General Dynamics NASSCO is getting ready for the launch of the second of two LNG-powered containerships being built for TOTE Maritime. The launching ceremony will be held next Saturday (August...

August 20, 2015
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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Introducing ISLA BELLA – World’s First LNG-Powered Containership Launched at NASSCO

San Diego shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO on Saturday celebrated the launch of the Isla Bella, the world’s first LNG-powered containership. More than 3,400 were in attendance at the launch ceremony,...

April 19, 2015
Total Views: 193

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Construction Contract Signed for North America’s First LNG Bunker Barge

A division of Conrad Shipyard, LLC has been awarded a construction contract to build the first LNG bunker barge in North America that will be used to service TOTE's LNG-powered ships.

February 25, 2015
Total Views: 12

Friday, February 20, 2015

Watch: TOTE’s LNG Containerships Highlighted in Nationally Broadcasted TV Spot

I was watching the morning news this morning and was happy to see TOTE’s new LNG-powered containerships highlighted in a TV spot for America’s Natural Gas Alliance’s (ANGA) new Think...

February 20, 2015
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Thursday, October 2, 2014

TOTE Finalizes Charter for First LNG-Powered Containerships

TOTE Shipholdings Inc. has finalized the charter agreement with Sea Star Line LLC for the operation of the world's first LNG-powered containerships currently under construction at NASSCO in San Diego, California.

October 2, 2014
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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
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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: 47

Friday, August 8, 2014

Time-lapse Shows Construction of Massive LNG Tanks for World’s First Gas-Powered Containerships

This time-lapse shows the construction of two 900 cubic meter cryogenic tanks to be installed onboard Tote's Marlin-class containerships.

August 8, 2014
Total Views: 44

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: 49

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: 56

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Maritime News

Steel Cut for World’s First LNG-Powered Containership

Construction is officially underway on the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered containership at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, California.

February 26, 2014
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Tuesday, December 4, 2012

TOTE Orders World’s First LNG-Powered Containerships

General Dynamics NASSCO announced today the signing of a historic a contract with TOTE, Inc. calling for the design and construction of up to five 3,100 TEU LNG-powered containerships, the first...

December 4, 2012
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