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  • 25 January 2021
    Collaboration, Environment, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics, Research & Development, Transition, Vessels

    Americal classification society ABS, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore, and the Ammonia Safety and Training Institute (ASTI) have joined forces on a study of the potential of ammonia as a marine fuel for Singapore. Titled Ammonia as a Marine Fuel in Singapore – Supply Chain, Bunker Safety, and Potential Issues, the joint study will look at […]

  • 22 January 2021
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Mammoet is opening a new office in Taichung, Taiwan, to be closer to project sites and to offer onshore services for offshore wind farms locally. In particular, Mammoet will provide engineering, heavy lifting and transportation solutions, including marshaling, ballasting, weighing, load-in and load-out transportation services. Besides the new office, which is located next to a […]

  • 19 January 2021
    Certification & Classification, Environment, Innovation, Regulation & policy, Transition, Vessels

    Greek shipowner Avin International LTD has ordered a Suezmax tanker from the Chinese shipbuilder New Times Shipbuilding Co., and the tanker is set to become the first ammonia-fuel ready vessel in the world.  The landmark 274-meter-long vessel is now under construction and the company has options for two further vessels. Currently conventionally fueled, the vessel […]

  • 19 January 2021
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Commonwealth LNG, in association with Gunvor Group (“Gunvor”), announced the launch of of a competitive bid process for customers to secure offtake from its planned 8.4 million tons per annum LNG facility in Cameron, Louisiana.

  • 29 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Environment, Transition

    Norwegian company Saga Pure, formerly known as Saga Tankers, has committed to subscribe for NOK 35 million ($4 million) in a private placement of new shares in Horisont Energi AS.

  • 18 December 2020
    Collaboration, Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Rules & Regulation, Transition, Vessels

    Grieg Edge, an innovation hub established by Grieg Star Group, and Wärtsilä Norway have secured financial support for their project to build the world’s first green ammonia fueled tanker – to ship green ammonia.  Specifically, the MS Green Ammonia project will receive NOK 46.3 million from the Norwegian funding scheme Pilot-E confirmed. The partnership aims […]

  • 8 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Environment, Infrastructure, Innovation, Transition

    Norwegian fertilizer company Yara International ASA is planning to produce green ammonia, powering emission-free shipping fuels and decarbonized food solutions. Against this backdrop, Yara will fully electrify its ammonia plant in Porsgrunn, Norway with the potential to cut 800,000 tonnes of CO2 per annum, equivalent to the emissions from 300,000 passenger cars. The plant is expected to produce 500,000 […]

  • 7 December 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Transition

    Japan is planning to introduce ammonia as fuel into the shipping industry and make it commercially available in the late 2020s as part of its efforts to go carbon-neutral by 2050. The solution was examined at today’s meeting of the fuel ammonia council, which was established back in October. The council is made up of […]

  • 1 December 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has agreed to make a capital investment in green hydrogen and green ammonia projects developer in South Australia, H2U Investments.

  • 26 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Technology

    Enterprize Energy and Tractebel Overdick have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on delivering Enterprize Energy’s Energy Plus concept, which encompasses offshore wind, hydrogen and ammonia production technologies in a single platform. The cooperation will see the companies building the prototype of the Energy Plus platform, which is based on a system that connects and […]

  • 20 November 2020
    Collaboration, Outlook & strategy

    Black & Veatch and Golar LNG have expanded their collaboration to include floating production of blue and green hydrogen and ammonia.

  • 19 November 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Heavy lifting, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Dutch-based Mammoet has secured a steel catenary riser (SCR) and umbilical pull-in contract from Subsea 7. The scope of work included in this contract is for engineering, procurement, fabrication and offshore pull-in operations. The SCR and umbilical pull-in operations will take place at Mississippi Canyon, on an existing production facility located in approximately 1,900 metres […]

  • 16 November 2020
    Collaboration, Environment, Storage, Transition

    Energy and commodity pricing service Argus has agreed to share its database of ammonia terminals with DNV GL’s Alternative Fuel Insight online platform, a website that provides information about and promotes the use of alternative fuels.

  • 21 October 2020
    Collaboration, Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Transition, Vessels, Vision

    Danish investment entity Innovation Fund Denmark has announced the establishment of a consortium to develop a two-stroke, ammonia-fuelled engine for maritime shipping. It aims to specify and demonstrate an entire, marine-propulsion system that will pave the way for the first commercial order for an ammonia-fuelled vessel. MAN Energy Solutions will lead the consortium that also […]

  • 8 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    A scale model of a tidal turbine is being tested in SSPA’s cavitation tunnel in Sweden as part of the NEMMO research project.

  • 6 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Certification & Classification, Infrastructure, Innovation, Research & Development, Vessels

    South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has obtained approval in principle (AIP) from classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) for a 23,000 TEU ammonia-powered super large containership design.

  • 5 October 2020
    Business developments & projects, Innovation, Technology

    Ørsted and Yara, the world’s leading fertilizer company, have teamed up on a project to use renewable hydrogen in the production of green ammonia. Yara and Ørsted will jointly develop a 100 MW wind-powered electrolyser plant for renewable hydrogen production, aiming to replace fossil-based hydrogen with green hydrogen for ammonia production in Yara’s Sluiskil plant […]

  • 1 October 2020
    Research & Development

    Lloyd’s Register has granted Approval in Principle (AiP) to Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for its ammonia-fuelled tanker design. This represents a key progress milestone in the joint development project LR and SHI announced with industry leading partners MISC Berhad and MAN Energy Solutions in January 2020. To meet the International Maritime Organization’s 2050 ambitions on […]

  • 30 September 2020
    Business & Finance

    Six One Commodities LLC (61C) today announced that it is expanding its power and gas business to Europe with the addition of a power team out of Berlin lead by Ingo Klause. Mr. Klause has over 20 years of experience in the CWE region for power trading. He worked for the Swedish utility Vattenfall acting […]

  • 30 September 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Heavy lifting, Infrastructure

    Dutch heavy lifting and transport provider Mammoet has performed a load-out operation for a gas project offshore Vietnam, stating it was the heaviest load-out operation of its type in the country.

  • 3 September 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Environment, Infrastructure, Market outlooks, Research & Development, Transition, Vessels

    Japanese shipping company NYK Line, classification society ClassNK and power systems provider IHI Power Systems recently signed a joint research and development agreement to put the world’s first ammonia-fueled tugboat into practical use.

  • 17 August 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Danske Commodities has signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the Dogger Bank offshore wind project in the UK. Under the agreement, Danske Commodities will be responsible for the trading and balancing of 480 MW of the project’s 3.6 GW capacity. “The Dogger Bank PPA is a great addition to our long-term portfolio and […]

  • 12 August 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Storage, Transition, Vessels

    On August 6, Japanese shipping company NYK Line, shipbuilder Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU), and classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) signed a joint R&D agreement for the commercialization of an ammonia-fueled ammonia gas carrier (AFAGC) that would use ammonia as the main fuel, in addition to an ammonia floating storage and regasification barge (A-FSRB).

  • 4 August 2020
    Infrastructure, Regulation & policy, Safety, Vessels

    Semi-submersible accommodation vessel OOS Tiradentes has become the first offshore rig to resume operations in Brazil following Petrobras’ shutdown of facilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 30 July 2020
    Project & Tenders

    A joint venture of Mammoet and Giant Heavy Machinery Services has started working with Sing Da Marine Structure Corporation (SDMS) on the locally-produced jacket foundations for the Greater Changhua offshore wind project in Taiwan. The joint venture will be performing the assembly, transportation and load-out of the jackets, each weighing approximately 1,200t. The PTC200-DS Ring […]