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K Line’s new car carrier gets LNG fuel tanks

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic Earlier this month, LNG fuel tanks were installed on a car carrier which is under construction at Tadotsu Shipyard, part of Japan’s Imabari Shipbuilding Group. The unit was ordered by Japanese shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) in 2018 as a next-generation car carrier with a reduced environmental…

Damen to deliver components package for oil recovery vessel

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Dutch shipbuilder Damen Shipyards Group has signed an agreement with Korean-based Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction (HHIC) to deliver a complete components package for a multi-purpose… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry inks LNG cooperation deals

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Chinese shipbuilder Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry has signed LNG cooperation agreements with compatriot Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding and France’s GTT. Signing ceremony with Hudong-Zhonghua (Image courtesy of Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry) Under the deal with Hudong-Zhonghua signed on Tuesday, the two shipbuilders aim to join forces in the field of construction…

McDermott hired to design offshore riser platform topsides

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic U.S. engineering and construction services company McDermott International has been awarded a sizeable contract from a Middle East customer to carry out front-end engineering and design (FEED) work… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Hartmann chooses MAN dual-fuel engines for new LPG tankers

Rate this article By Naida Hakirevic MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply individual MAN B&W ME-LGIP liquid gas injection propane dual-fuel engines to three new 5,000 cbm LPG tankers being built for Hartmann Gas Carriers, part of Germany’s Hartmann Group. ME-LGIP engine. Photo: MAN Energy Solutions The ships are currently under construction…

Saipem-led JV nabs $4 billion Nigeria LNG Train 7 contract

Rate this article By Mirza Duran A joint venture led by Italy’s Saipem has secured a $4 billion engineering, procurement and construction contract for Nigeria LNG’s seventh production unit at its Bonny Island plant. Image courtesy of Nigeria LNG Saipem has a 60 per cent stake in the venture that includes South Korea’s Daewoo E&C…

EIA: India’s LNG imports limited by pipeline build

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The future growth of India’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports will depend on the construction of the connecting pipeline infrastructure. Illustration purposes only (Image courtesy of Petronet LNG) India has been the world’s fourth-largest importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) since 2011. India has been gradually increasing LNG imports…

Penspen to support ADNOC’s Zirku project

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic Engineering and management services provider Penspen has been awarded a contract by Target Engineering Construction for slug catcher replacement support on a project on Zirku Island in the United… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Construction of Wasaline’s new Clean Design RoPax ferry on track

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Source: Rauma Marine Constructions. Despite the exceptional circumstances due to the coronavirus pandemic, the construction of the Aurora Botnia, Wasaline’s new car and passenger ferry, is progressing according to schedule, the company said in a recent update. The ship is being built by Finnish shipbuilder Rauma Marine Construction and…

South Korea starts work on small LNG bunkering vessel

Rate this article By Mirza Duran South Korea has started building a small liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel as part of a project backed by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. A steel-cutting ceremony to mark the construction of the 500 cubic meter capacity LNG bunkering barge for coastal use was held on May 6,…