Daily Archives: September 7, 2020

Estonia’s first hybrid ferry starts service

By Naida Hakirevic Following its successful conversion, ferry Tõll has become the first hybrid passenger vessel in Estonia. Image Courtesy: Port of Tallinn/Raul Mee During the reconstruction works, which cost almost EUR 1.6 million, TS Laevad, a subsidiary company of the Port of Tallinn, installed batteries on board Tõll. The ship’s batteries allow from now…

Novatek charters Arctic LNG 2 fleet

By Adnan Bajic Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer Novatek has signed long-term charter deals for 14 Arc7 ice-class tankers for its Arctic LNG 2 project. Courtesy of Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex The company noted in its statement on Monday it has signed deals with Smart LNG, a joint venture between Novatek and Sovcomflot. The tankers…

OFG buys CSEM capability from PGS

By Adis Ajdin PGS and Ocean Floor Geophysics (OFG) have signed an agreement under which OFG has […] The post OFG buys CSEM capability from PGS appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Gladstone August LNG exports slip

By Adnan Bajic LNG exports from the three liquefaction plants located on Curtis Island off Gladstone dipped when compared to the corresponding month in 2019. Courtesy of Santos Gladstone Ports Corporation’s shipping data shows that the three liquefaction plants exported a total of 25 cargoes in August. In terms of volume, the 25 cargoes amounted…

Work starts on world’s 1st large containership LNG conversion

By Mirza Duran China’s Huarun Dadong yard has started retrofitting Hapag-Lloyd’s ultra-large containership Sajir to use LNG as fuel, in a move claimed to be the world’s first such conversion. Sajir (Image: Hapag-Lloyd) The 15,000 TEU vessel arrived at the Shanghai yard on August 31 for the retrofit works including the installation of a 6,500-cbm…

Zvezda Shipbuilding cuts steel for 1st LNG-powered MR tanker

By Jasmina Ovcina Russian Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex has cut steel for the first LNG-powered MR type product tanker from a series of three vessels ordered by the compatriot shipping major Sovcomflot in 2019. The steel cutting ceremony marks the beginning of the hull assembly of the ship. The LNG-powered MRs will be used to transport…