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SEA-LNG Warns Against Delay in Addressing Shipping Decarbonisation

We need to take advantage today of the confirmed reduction in GHG of up to 23% (Well-to-Wake) and the obvious air quality benefits of LNG as a maritime fuel.

Comments Off on SEA-LNG Warns Against Delay in Addressing Shipping Decarbonisation / 21st April 2021

lng shipping

LNG Shipping: SEA-LNG Chairman Peter Keller Outlines the Fundamental Binary Decarbonisation Choice

Peter Keller, Chairman of SEA-LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition advocating for LNG as a marine fuel throughout the entire value chain, has outlined the fundamental binary choice facing newbuilds in 2021, as decarbonisation forces a choice between using LNG now, or retrofitting later.

Comments Off on LNG Shipping: SEA-LNG Chairman Peter Keller Outlines the Fundamental Binary Decarbonisation Choice / 3rd February 2021

bioLNG

New Joint Paper Demonstrates Benefits of BioLNG to Decarbonise Transport Sectors

The joint paper highlights the true potential for BioLNG to decarbonise heavy-duty transport and shipping in a fast and cost-effective way.

Comments Off on New Joint Paper Demonstrates Benefits of BioLNG to Decarbonise Transport Sectors / 24th November 2020

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DSME Selects TMC Compressors for BW LNG Carriers

Under the contract, TMC will supply what is probably the market’s most energy efficient marine compressors to the two LNG carriers. TMC’s Smart Air compressors reduces energy consumption and associated emissions and operating expenses by up to 50 percent compared to conventional compressors.

Comments Off on DSME Selects TMC Compressors for BW LNG Carriers / 4th November 2020

lng as a marine fuel

Poseidon Principle Loans: LNG Averages Seven Extra Years Additional Competitive Advantage

New analysis from SEA-LNG demonstrates how ship assets opting for LNG can benefit for up to eight years of emissions compliance for preferable asset financing versus conventional vessel fuels like HSFO, VLSFO, and MGO.

Comments Off on Poseidon Principle Loans: LNG Averages Seven Extra Years Additional Competitive Advantage / 3rd November 2020

LNG Bunker

Pilot LNG and GAC Bunker Fuel to Supply LNG Marine Fuel from Galveston LNG Bunker Port

Pilot LNG has executed a Heads of Agreement (HOA) with GAC Bunker Fuels for the supply of LNG marine fuel from its proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port, which will be the region’s first dedicated LNG bunker terminal. 

Comments Off on Pilot LNG and GAC Bunker Fuel to Supply LNG Marine Fuel from Galveston LNG Bunker Port / 21st October 2020

LNG bunkering

Historic LNG Bunkering in the U.S. Achieved by Furetak, Eagle LNG and GAC

FURE VEN, a dual-fuel vessel owned and operated by Furetank of Donsö, Sweden, a global leader in the development of efficient and environmentally friendly product & chemical tankers, has become the first non-U.S. flagged vessel to bunker LNG in a U.S. port.

Comments Off on Historic LNG Bunkering in the U.S. Achieved by Furetak, Eagle LNG and GAC / 9th September 2020

LNG as a marine fuel

Study Highlights Strong Benefits of LNG as a Marine Fuel For Ore Carrier

The study illustrates strong returns on investment for LNG as a marine fuel on a Net Present Value (NPV) basis over a conservative 10-year horizon. The modelling analysis is bolstered by compelling payback periods of two to four years for the newbuild CAPESIZE on this major ore trade corridor.

Comments Off on Study Highlights Strong Benefits of LNG as a Marine Fuel For Ore Carrier / 29th February 2020

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Four Next-generation Short-sea Cargo Vessels to Feature Wärtsilä customised LNG solution

The ships have been ordered by Wijnne & Barends Chartering based in the Netherlands, an affiliate of the Dutch Spliethoff Group. The order with Wärtsilä was placed in December.

Comments Off on Four Next-generation Short-sea Cargo Vessels to Feature Wärtsilä customised LNG solution / 15th January 2020

lng exports

GAC NA Opens New Office at Lake Charles to Serve Growing LNG Exports

Located at the heart of the US Gulf Coast, the port of Lake Charles is the twelfth busiest port in the USA, according to the US Army Corps of Engineers waterborne statistics, with around 1,000 vessels calling annually.

Comments Off on GAC NA Opens New Office at Lake Charles to Serve Growing LNG Exports / 23rd December 2019

LNG

DNG Energy: South Africa Will Be a Major Global Force Within LNG Bunker Market

DNG Energy’s continuing development of LNG bunkering facilities at Algoa Bay utilises Africa’s abundance of natural gas reserves to overcome the shortage of infrastructure as a barrier to the adoption of LNG as a fuel.

Comments Off on DNG Energy: South Africa Will Be a Major Global Force Within LNG Bunker Market / 24th November 2019

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Seawater pumps to Golar’s Gimi FLNG unit

27 May 2019 – Keppel Shipyard in Singapore has awarded Norwegian liquid handling and pump specialist PG Flow Solutions a contract to supply high flow seawater pumps to the Gimi FLNG that is being converted at the yard. PG Flow…

No Comments / 14th June 2019

Marine Fuel

Compelling Investment Case for LNG as a Marine Fuel Revealed in Independent Study

Peter Keller, Chairman, SEA\LNG, stated: “We commissioned this study from independent simulation and analytics expert Opsiana to support shipowners and operators in analysing their investment opportunities in an informed way, while simultaneously providing deeper analysis of the assumptions that go into the 2020 decision process.”

Comments Off on Compelling Investment Case for LNG as a Marine Fuel Revealed in Independent Study / 28th January 2019

LNG fuel

Largest LNG Fuelled High-speed Catamaran Will Feature Fully Integrated Scope By Wärtsilä

The ability of Wärtsilä to deliver a fully integrated scope, including the engines, the waterjets, and the LNG fuel storage and supply system, together with all the related auxiliary systems, was an important option for both the owner and shipyard.

Comments Off on Largest LNG Fuelled High-speed Catamaran Will Feature Fully Integrated Scope By Wärtsilä / 5th November 2018

SEA LNG

Strong Support Voiced By SEA\LNG For MEPC 73 Outcomes

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, strongly supports the decision of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) to reaffirm the January 1, 2020 implementation date of the 0.50% sulphur fuel limit.

Comments Off on Strong Support Voiced By SEA\LNG For MEPC 73 Outcomes / 4th November 2018

New Markets Reached for SEA\LNG With New Member ÉNESTAS

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, announced that it has welcomed Mexico-based ÉNESTAS to its membership coalition.

Comments Off on New Markets Reached for SEA\LNG With New Member ÉNESTAS / 22nd August 2018