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China COSCO Shipping orders LNG trio at Hudong

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic China COSCO Shipping on Tuesday said it has placed an order for three liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers at Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding. Courtesy of China COSCO Shipping The vessels will be capable of transporting 174,000 cubic meters of LNG, each, China COSCO Shipping said in its statement. The order…

U.S. regulators issue rule for LNG transport by rail

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic The United States regulators have issued a final rule authorizing the bulk transportation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by rail. Illustration only. Courtesy of Florida East Coast Railway The rule has been issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA),…

Tokyo Gas, Hiroshima Gas, get first joint LNG cargo

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Japanese utility Tokyo Gas has received the first commingling LNG cargo with its compatriot Hiroshima Gas at the latter’s Hatsukaichi LNG terminal. Courtesy of Tokyo Gas The cargo was transported by Tokyo LNG Tanker, Tokyo Gas noted in its statement. It is the first commingling LNG cargo based on…

UECC cuts steel for second LNG-Hybrid PCTC

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Norway-based provider of shortsea RoRo transportation United European Car Carriers (UECC) has cut steel for its second LNG battery hybrid-powered PCTC. Courtesy of UECC European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines has ordered two next-generation PCTCs of which the first would…

Goodfuels makes it easy to go green

Rate this article By volkanakdag A drop-in fuel solution for the maritime industry The transportation sector needs to reduce its emissions of CO2, SOx and NOx. This is a challenge, especially for the shipping industry. The lifetime of a vessel is 25 to 30 years, making the transition to newer, cleaner technologies a slow processThe…

McDermott wraps up Shell job off Sarawak

Rate this article By Bojan Lepic U.S. engineering and construction services company McDermott International has completed the Pan-Malaysia transportation and installation projects offshore Sarawak for Shell and SapuraOMV. The post… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

DSME scores Novatek LNG order

Rate this article By Mirza Duran South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has won an order to build liquefied natural gas barges for Russian LNG producer Novatek. Under the deal, Daweoo will build two 360,000-cbm LNG barges for about 901.3 billion won ($748.2 million) with an option for two additional units. The floating LNG…

Mammoet bags Arctic LNG 2 job

Rate this article By Adnan Bajic Heavy lifting specialist Mammoet has been contracted to provide unloading, transportation and installation services for the Arctic LNG 2 project. Courtesy of Mammoet The company has been engaged by the Technip-led joint venture NovArtic. Mammoet said that within four years it will carry out over half a million tonnes’…