On the 8th October, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard delivered the ‘FAUSTINE’, a 20,000-ton LNG-powered ro-ro ship, to ‘CldN’ of Luxembourg.
Australian-based transport company SeaRoad has secured its future growth plan after finalising an agreement with German shipbuilding yard FSG to construct a new roll-on / roll-off (RoRo) vessel with LNG propulsion worth more than 100 million euros.
Yanmar has received an order for dual fuel 6EY22ALDF engines which will be used to power generators on board an LNG-fueled large coal carrier to be operated by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines.
MOLand its Nihon Tug-Boat announced that the Nihon Tug-Boat-operated LNG-fueled tugboat Ishin was supplied for the first time with Carbon Neutral LNG fuel by Osaka Gas and Daigas Energy.
Boiling liquid expanding vapour explosion (BLEVE) is a unique phenomenon that takes place especially on gas carrier ships or ships having tanks with highly pressurized liquid cargo. BLEVE is a dangerous condition on board ships which should be avoided at any cost.
MOL reached an agreement with Ehime Prefecture and Nihon Shipyard Co., Ltd. to build four 7,000-unit capacity car carriers using environment-friendly LNG as their main fuel.
After the first two LNG car carriers entered service in 2020, Volkswagen Group Logistics has now ordered four more ships with dual-fuel engines that can be powered with environmentally-friendly liquid gas.
LNG and LPG gas is carried by LNG carriers or liquefied natural gas carrier and LPG tankers with special cargo tanks having higher safety specifications & rules
A Floating Storage Regasification Unit (FSRU) is the vital component required while transiting and transferring Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) through the oceanic channels. Find out more about FSRU inside the article.