French oil major Total has progressed with its plans to develop LNG bunkering service at Oman’s Sohar port following a project job awarded to McDermott on Monday.
Intra-Europe carrier Containerships has carried out its first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on container vessel Containerships Nord in the port of Rotterdam, with the vessel becoming the first to perform such an operation in Europe by means of ship-to-ship bunkering.
The US Port of Virginia is looking to scale up its use of LNG bunker as it becomes the first US port to join SEA/LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition committed to accelerating the uptake of LNG as a marine fuel.
Titan LNG announced that its new LNG bunker barge has completed its first bunkering operation in Rotterdam port, and the Dutch firm is already working on getting in two more identical barges to operate in the ARA (Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp) region.
Russian firms Sovcomflot Group and Gazprom Neft Marine have joined hands to develop projects for LNG bunkering as part of their efforts to reduce emissions from ships.
The port of Singapore has witnessed its first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering involving the transfer of LNG as a marine fuel from a small-scale tanker to a heavylift vessel.
FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) and Shell Eastern Petroleum, has achieved Singapore’s 100th truck-to-ship LNG bunkering operation in accordance with the Technical Reference (TR) 56 standard for LNG bunkering in Singapore.
DNV GL and Keppel Marine and Deepwater Technology (KMDTech), a subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine, have signed a framework agreement to boost the uptake of LNG as ship fuel.