WinGD holistic approach to marine decarbonisation with ecosystem of solutions

(Sep 23 2021)

Engine developer WinGD has developed an ecosystem of solutions around the main engine that enhances energy efficiency and enables a seamless transition to new fuels – the two keys to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in line with International ...



ABS publishes industry-leading guide to ammonia-fueled vessels

(Sep 23 2021)

As the potential of ammonia to contribute to shipping’s decarbonization objectives is increasingly recognized, ABS has moved to support its adoption with publication of industry-leading guidance for the design and construction of ammonia-fueled vesse...



ABS AIP for next generation liquified CO2 carrier JDP designs

(Sep 23 2021)

Liquefied CO2 carrier designs by Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) and Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) have been granted Approval in Principle (AIP) by ABS and the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator.



Stena Bulk signs the Global Maritime Forum’s Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization

(Sep 23 2021)

Erik Hånell, President and CEO, Stena Bulk, comments on Stena Bulk becoming a signatory of the Global Maritime Forum’s Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization ahead of COP26:



ABS study suggests dual-fuel newbuilds decarbonization advantage over conversion

(Sep 21 2021)

A new-build, dual-fuel gas carrier vessel generates lower CO2 emissions over the course of its operational life than an existing gas carrier converted to dual-fuel operations.



New study reveals vessels using Jotun HPS reported 20% lower carbon intensity

(Sep 21 2021)

New Jotun study based on European Union Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) data has revealed vessels using Jotun Hull Performance Solutions reported a 20% lower carbon intensity in operations.



Crowley and Shell to build and charter largest LNG bunker barge in US

(Sep 09 2021)

Crowley Maritime Corporation has signed a long-term time charter with Shell NA LNG, LLC, (“Shell”) providing for the building and operation of a new, U.S.-built, LNG bunker barge.



SCF and Gazprom Neft join forces to facilitate decarbonisation and digitalisation

(Sep 09 2021)

On 3 September 2021, as part of the VI Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, PAO Sovcomflot and PAO Gazprom Neft signed an agreement to develop innovative technologies and use low-carbon fuels in maritime transport.



LNG-fuelled vessels approaching 30% of orders

(Sep 09 2021)

Industry coalition SEA-LNG recognises significant growth in LNG-fuelled vessel orders in 2021.



Mitsubishi Shipbuilding and French company TotalEnergies initiate feasibility study of LCO2 carrier

(Sep 02 2021)

Project for technology development and market formation in the CCUS value chain aimed at reducing CO2 emissions.



Posco, four others join forces for liquid CO2 tanker

(Sep 02 2021)

South Korean steelmaker Posco has forged a five-way partnership encompassing shipbuilders and ship registries to develop a liquid carbon dioxide carrier tanker, as part of its bid to gain an upper hand in the global transition to net-zero.



Verifavia Shipping highlights widespread confusion over EEXI technical parameters

(Aug 02 2021)

Verifavia, the leading independent emissions verification company for the transport sector (aviation and shipping), insists that accurate calculation of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) ...



Naming and launching of Thun Empower

(Aug 02 2021)

On Tuesday July 27, Thun Empower was launched in an online event where she was named by Godmother Katharina Stanzel, Managing Director at Intertanko.



China launches one of the most energy efficient VLCCs ever built following CCS surveys

(Jul 23 2021)

One of the most advanced and energy efficient VLCCs ever built in China is now operational following extensive surveys by China Classification Society (CCS).



WinGD first to deliver space-saving on-engine NOx aftertreatment

(Jul 23 2021)

Swiss engine developer WinGD has celebrated the launch of the first marine two-stroke engine to carry its own NOx abatement solution, offering dramatic reductions in space requirements and installation costs for shipyards seeking to comply with the s...




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