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Posted: about 1 year ago

U-Ming christens 2nd LNG-ready VLOC

U-Ming Marine Transport (Singapore), a fully-owned subsidiary of U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation...

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  • Vessels
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Wind propulsion gaining ground in the transition to zero-emissions ships

The black swan year of 2020 has brought many challenges for the shipping industry, including the ong...

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  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BW LPG's third retrofit completes sea and gas trials

BW LPG, the world’s largest liquid petroleum gas shipping company, has hit a new milestone in its LP...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

CMA CGM names 4th 23,000 TEU LNG-powered boxship

French container shipping major CMA CGM has named its fourth LNG-powered 23,000 TEU ultra large cont...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Red Sea to get its 1st battery hybrid ferry

UME Shipping LLC, United Arab Emirates, has bought the battery-powered M/S Wasa Express ferry from F...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Hapag-Lloyd orders six LNG-powered 23,500+ TEU ULCVs in $1 billion deal

German liner giant Hapag-Lloyd has ordered six ultra-large container vessels from Korean shipyard Da...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Mardi Gras calls at Rotterdam for LNG bunkering

Carnival Cruise Line, the world’s largest cruise ship operator, informed that its newly built LNG-po...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: about 1 year ago
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Remontowa splashes BC Ferries’ 4th LNG-fuelled Salish Class ferry

Polish shipbuilder Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. has launched the fourth liquefied natural gas (L...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Edison Chouest boasts long-term gig for PSV with battery system

Edison Chouest Offshore has executed the first long-term contract with an oil and gas company to ins...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Grieg and Wärtsilä to build green ammonia tanker

Grieg Edge, an innovation hub established by Grieg Star Group, and Wärtsilä Norway have secured fina...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

LNG-powered Mardi Gras delivered to Carnival

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku has delivered Mardi Gras, a 180, 000 gross tonnage, LNG-powered...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
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BC Ferries’ 4th electric-hybrid ferry hits the water

Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania has launched the fourth Island Class battery-powered ferry for the...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Echandia Marine to provide batteries for Kochi’s electric ferries

Echandia Marine, a Sweden-based zero-emission energy technology provider, has signed an agreement wi...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Gunvor invests in Artemis Technologies

Commodity trader Gunvor Group has made an investment in Artemis Technologies as a part of the compan...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
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MOL: Binary cycle power generation system installed on VLOC

A binary cycle power generation system for ships, jointly researched by Japanese shipping company Mi...

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  • Technology
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

WMU, partners join forces on decarbonizing long-distance shipping

The World Maritime University (WMU) is partnering with industry majors on the EU funded Horizon 2020...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Work starts on Finnlines’ 3rd hybrid RoRo

The Nanjing Jinling shipyard in China cut the steel for the third hybrid Ro-Ro vessel owned by Finnl...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Two 12,000 TEU F-type boxships join Evergreen’s fleet

Evergreen Line has taken delivery of two new 12,000 TEU class F-type containerships featuring optimi...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Daehan Shipbuilding wins DNV GL’s AIP for small-size LPG carrier design

DNV GL has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) to Daehan Shipbuilding (DHSC) for a new design of ...

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  • Innovation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Norsepower to install 5 tilting rotor sails on a bulker newbuild

Finnish auxiliary wind propulsion systems’ provider Norsepower Oy Ltd. has won its first newbu...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
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MOL trials renewable biodiesel fuel on one of its tugboats

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has completed a sea trial on one of its operated...

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  • Innovation
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BW LPG's retrofit completes loading in Houston

BW Gemini, the world’s first very large gas carrier (VLGC) to be retrofitted with pioneering LPG dua...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Grimaldi Euromed secures $42.5 million loan to finance Eco Barcelona

Grimaldi Euromed, a subsidiary of the Grimaldi Group specializing in the maritime transport of passe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Darr: We can’t afford to focus on one solution

The shipping industry has to have an open mind and look at a wide range of solutions to decarbonize,...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Japanese shipbuilders to combine expertise in building greener vessels

Leading Japanese shipbuilders are joining forces in an initiative aimed at integrating accumulated e...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 year ago