Coast Guard News

December 8, 2021
French classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) has delivered an approval in principle (AiP) to compatriot shipping company Zéphyr & Borée for its first open-top 1,800 TEU containership, demonstrating the feasibility of using wind-propelled wing-sails on this type of vessel.... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
China's shipping company COSCO Shipping Energy Transportation Co. has ordered three liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers from compatriot Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding and China Shipbuilding Trading. The post COSCO Shipping orders LNG carrier trio for $554 million appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
Major Japanese shipbuilding, marine engineering, and service company, Imabari Shipbuilding, has entered into a […] The post Automated ships transporting offshore wind electricity attract major shipbuilder appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
Danish shipping company Norden has decided to provide transparency on carbon emissions pre- and post-voyage as the first step in the company's strategy to bring down emissions in the supply chain. The post Norden to provide carbon emissions transparency as part of 5 climate commitments appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
Dutch marine transportation service provider Future Proof Shipping has signed a long-term agreement with French fuel supplier Air Liquide (AL) for the supply of carbon-free hydrogen to its inland container vessel FPS Maas. The post FPS hires Air Liquide to supply carbon-neutral hydrogen for container vessel appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
US ship owner and operator Crowley has committed to net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across all scopes by 2050, pursuing a path aligned with the latest climate science to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. The post Crowley commits to net zero by 2050 appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 8, 2021
Japanese shipping major K Line and compatriot firm Shin Kurushima Dockyard have received an approval in principle (AiP) from classification society ClassNK for a concept design of an ammonia-fuelled car carrier. The post ClassNK greenlights K Line’s ammonia-fuelled car carrier design appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Sustainable design company Albatross Designs Group has launched Albatross Marine Hydrogen, an entity dedicated to making the world's maritime shipping industry achieve net-zero emissions through the use of green hydrogen as a primary fuel source and fuel cell technologies. The post Albatross Marine Hydrogen launches to help shipping reach net zero appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
German bulk carrier Almirante Storni caught fire close to Vinga, an island in the archipelago of Gothenburg, Swedish Coast Guard reported. The post PHOTOS: Fire rages on German bulk carrier off Sweden with crew still onboard appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Chinese leasing company China Development Bank Financial Leasing (CDB Leasing) has bought nine petrochemical tankers from Danish shipping company TORM. The post CDB Leasing becomes new owner of 9 TORM tankers appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Maritime classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has granted Swedish company Alfa Laval the first marine approval for operating boilers on methanol. The post Alfa Laval gets marine industry’s 1st AiP for firing boilers with methanol appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
The Cruise Division of MSC Group and French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique have marked construction milestones for two liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fuelled newbuilds. The post MSC Cruises marks construction milestones on two LNG-powered newbuilds appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
South Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has received orders for three new LNG carriers that total $622 million (733.9 billion won). The post Samsung Heavy Industries wins $622M order for 3 new LNG carriers appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Wärtsilä Voyage, part of Finnish technology company Wärtsilä, has entered into a strategic partnership with US technology corporation Microsoft. The post Wärtsilä partners with Microsoft to enable future tech for ship autonomy, emissions reduction appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Switzerland-based commodity trading company Trafigura has decided to sell five MR tankers to Hong Kong leasing major China Development Bank Financial Leasing (CDB Leasing). The post Trafigura sells five tankers to CDB Leasing in $140 million deal appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
Singapore’s shipbuilder Strategic Marine has secured a new contract for a 42m Fast Crew Boat from a repeat client, Malaysia's Centus Marine. The post Strategic Marine to build another fast crew boat for Malaysian operator appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
German shipping company and maritime investment manager Ernst Russ has decided to increase its stake in a fleet holding company, thereby expanding its fleet with twelve containerships. The post Ernst Russ boosts fleet with 12 feeder vessels appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 7, 2021
The Liberian Maritime Authority and the Maritime Safety Administration of China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to bolster and expand on their existing working relationship in the areas of maritime safety. The post Liberia and China join forces to bolster maritime safety appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 6, 2021
Dutch maritime technology company Value Maritime hit the headlines earlier this year as it developed what it claims to be the world's first onboard CO2 capture and storage (CCS) unit for the maritime industry. The post Value Maritime: The future is bright for CCS tech in shipping appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 6, 2021
British diesel technology innovator, Cox Marine, has joined SHAPE UK, a consortium looking to transition Portsmouth International Port into the UK’s first zero-emissions maritime hub. The post Cox Marine joins SHAPE UK to demonstrate world’s 1st diesel-hydrogen fuelled outboard appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]

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