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Sumitomo Heavy Industries wins AIP for medium-size LNG dual-fueled tanker

Rate this article By Jasmina Ovcina Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine & Engineering Co., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Heavy Industries, was granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register for a medium-size tanker equipped with a high-pressure LNG dual-fuel system. Image courtesy: Sumitomo Heavy Industries High-pressure LNG that has been pressurized to approximately 300…

Kanfer, CGR pair up on LNG bunkering vessels development

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Norway-based Kanfer Shipping has entered into an exclusive agreement with its compatriot CGR Arctic Marine, to cooperate on LNG bunkering tech. Courtesy of Kanfer Shipping CGR has designed and developed an LNG bunkering vessel as well as a gas delivery system that together reduce the overall cost of LNG…

Elixir Energy plans small-scale Mongolia LNG plant

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Australia-based Elixir Energy said it has recently signed a deal with Mongolia’s MT Group to develop a small-scale LNG plant in the South Gobi region. MT Group service station (Image: Elixir Energy) The LNG facility would supply fuel to the South Gobi’s large coal trucking fleet, according to a…

Japanese space startup developing LNG-powered rocket

Rate this article By Mirza Duran Japanese private company Interstellar Technologies is working on a liquefied natural gas-powered orbital rocket as it is looking for ways to lower costs of reaching space. Image courtesy of Interstellar Technologies The small startup will use LNG for the main engine on its micro satellite launcher named Zero, currently…

Teekay LNG secures two new charters

Rate this article By LNG World News Teekay LNG Partners has secured new fixed-rate charters for two of its 52 percent-owned liquefied natural gas carriers. The Bermuda-based LNG shipper said in a statement that the deals include a 12-month charter on the LNG carrier Arwa Spirit and an eight-month charter on the Methane Spirit. Both…

SEA-LNG study: LBM and LSM to push LNG as marine fuel

Rate this article By LNG World News The multi-sector industry coalition SEA-LNG released a new study analyzing the availability and costs of Liquefied Bio Methane (LBM) and Liquefied Synthetic Methane (LSM) and the potential to contribute to future decarbonization for the shipping industry. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News