Coast Guard News

December 2, 2021
The government of Western Australia and the Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest seaport, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work on renewable hydrogen projects. The post WA and Port of Rotterdam to collaborate on renewable hydrogen appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 2, 2021
Japanese shipping major K Line has conducted a trial use of marine biofuel which was supplied by global integrated energy company BP on its car carrier Polaris Highway. The post K Line, BP wrap up biofuel trial on car carrier appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 2, 2021
Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has ordered tank design from French containment specialist GTT for four new LNG carriers it is building for Japanese ship-owner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL). The post DSME orders GTT tank design for 4 new MOL LNGCs appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 2, 2021
ABB Marine & Ports has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Maritime Partners (MP), Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) and e1 Marine to develop a hydrogen-powered inland towboat for operation in the U.S. The post ABB joins project to build world’s 1st methanol-hydrogen fuel cell towboat appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has decided to acquire common stock of real estate ownership firm Daibiru Corporation and maritime transport company Utoc Corporation. The post MOL expanding business portfolio with two new acquisitions appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
French shipping and logistics company CMA CGM and Anglo-Dutch oil and gas company Shell have performed the first liquefied biomethane (BioLNG) bunkering trial in Rotterdam. The post CMA CGM, Shell wrap up 1st BioLNG bunkering trial appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
The Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has won the order to supply cargo handling system for the second LNG bunker vessel that U.S. shipyard Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding is building for NorthStar. The post Wärtsilä scores gig for NorthStar’s 2nd LNG bunker vessel appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
Fugro has received a "major" subsidy from the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) for the development of methanol as a clean energy fuel for its vessels. The post Fugro Pioneer in methanol switch appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
Jurong Port has joined the Castor Initiative, a global partnership that is committed to make zero-emission shipping a reality. The post Jurong Port joins ammonia-fuelled tanker initiative appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
Oilfield services provider Petrofac has teamed up with Cranfield University to investigate new technology that could minimise the impact of amine scrubbing technology. The post Petrofac, Cranfield University jointly investigating new zero-emission tech appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
Swedish ferry operator Stena RoRo has delivered LNG-powered E-Flexer cruise ferry Salamanca to French shipping company Brittany Ferries. The post Brittany Ferries’ 2nd LNG-fueled E-Flexer Salamanca delivered appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
South Korean shipbuilding company Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has received orders for six liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers, exceeding $10 billion in annual orders for the first time in seven years. The post DSME bags $1.3B orders for six LNG carriers appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
December 1, 2021
DNV has awarded AiP for the ZeroCoaster ammonia-fuelled cargo ship, confirming an independent assessment that the ship's design is feasible. The post ZeroCoaster ammonia-powered cargo ship wins DNV AiP appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
X-Press Feeders, the world’s largest independent common carrier based in Singapore, has placed an order for sixteen dual-fuel 1,170 TEU containerships. The post X-Press Feeders orders 16 dual-fuel ships appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided an $8.5 million loan for an environmentally friendly expansion of the Altintel Port in western Turkey. The post EBRD supports eco-friendly expansion of Turkish port appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
Swedish engine manufacturer Volvo Penta has been contracted to provide a hybrid solution for Hurtigruten Svalbard’s new sightseeing vessel, which will begin a pilot test in Svalbard in May 2022. The post Volvo Penta to power Hurtigruten’s near-silent hybrid vessel appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
The US-based Maritime Partners has revealed that the M/V Hydrogen One, the world’s first methanol-fuelled towboat, will join its fleet and become available for charter in 2023. The post World’s 1st methanol-fuelled towboat to hit waters in 2023 appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
Multi-sector industry coalition SEA-LNG has supported the objectives of the European Commission to create a common regulatory framework to address maritime greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in line with the European Green Deal objectives, while emphasising its preference for new regulations to be set at the global, IMO, level. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
Ahead of the upcoming World Trade Organisation (WTO) meetings, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has called for maritime transport to be prioritised in multilateral trade negotiations. The post ICS urges WTO to prioritise maritime transport in multilateral trade talks appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
November 30, 2021
Norwegian integrated automation and energy specialist Høglund has been commissioned to supply integrated hybrid, automation, and digital solutions to two asphalt carriers to be built at Wuhu Shipyard in China. The post Høglund to supply automation, hybrid-electric systems for asphalt carrier duo appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]

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