Korean Register (KR) and DSME have competed the world’s first ship to ship (STS) LNG loading for gas trial. The SM JEJU LNG2 has supplied LNG in the STS gas-trial to a 173.400 cbm LNG carrier. The demonstration test took place at DSME’s Okpo Shipyard from 24-26 November, 2020.
PAO NOVATEK announced that NOVATEK-Western Arctic, a wholly-owned subsidiary, completed Russia’s first ship-to-ship LNG transshipment in the Kildin Strait of the Barents Sea.
The Nordic energy company Gasum’s first ship-to-ship bunkering involving a cruise ship took place at the Meyer Turku shipyard during November 2019. Gasum’s LNG bunker vessel Coralius conducted ship-to-ship bunkering to Carnival Corporation’s cruise ship Costa Smeralda.
Each vessel has been designed with mooring arrangements such that ropes and wires of recommended strength can help in safe mooring operation. Learn about six common mooring methods used for ships.
PETRONAS strengthens its position as an LNG solutions provider through another successful completion of LNG break bulking STS transfer, recently held in Brunei Bay.
Ship to Ship Transfers or STS is an important operation of cargo transfer between two ship in anchor or underway. STS is famous for oil cargo transfer.
NYK and MTI Co. Ltd. conducted a ship-to-shore connection test for the ship navigation support tool J-Marine NeCST.
ITSAS GAS, tug boat operators, Remolcadores Ibaizabal and shipowner, Naviera Murueta, has carried out in the Port of Bilbao the first trial run in transferring LNG ship-to-ship.
The Port of Houston Authority commissioned the first of four new Super Post-Panamax ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at its Barbours Cut Container Terminal.