Milestones

Shell Is in Business at Rotterdam Gate

September 21, 2016 in Infrastructure, LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Veder LNG Carrier Coral Methane Takes on First LNG Cargo

Shell has commenced operations at the new Gate/Gas Access to Europe terminal at the Port of Rotterdam, loading its chartered liquefied natural gas carrier Coral Methane there for the first time on September 19.
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Quantum Reports VP-650 CNG Permit

September 14, 2016 in CNG, Industrial, Milestones, new products by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Special Permit from U.S. DoT for High Capacity CNG Trailer

Quantum Fuel Systems said today that it’s received a special permit from the U.S. Department of Transportation for its new VP-650 virtual pipeline trailer for transporting compressed natural gas to off-pipeline customers.
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Pioneering LNG Delivery in Poland

September 14, 2016 in LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

PGNiG and Lotos Provide Fuel for New Siem PSV:
‘Very First Logistic Project of This Kind in Poland’

Polish Oil & Gas Company SA said Tuesday that with Gdańsk-based Grupa Lotos SA it’s delivered a first load of liquefied natural gas to be used as a bunker fuel for Siem Harmony, an LNG-diesel dual fuel-powered platform supply vessel being built by Remontowa, also in Gdańsk.
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Carnival’s First LNG Ships for N. America

September 9, 2016 in HHP Summit 2016, LNG, Marine, Milestones, vessel order by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Vessels for 2020 and 2022 to Be the Fleet’s Largest
And First LNG-Powered Cruise Ships for North America,
Both Are to Be ‘Fully Powered at Sea and in Port’ by LNG

Carnival Corp said this week that its Carnival Cruise Line is slated to take delivery of two new 180,000 gross-registered-ton, LNG-fueled cruise ships in 2020 and 2022. Also this week, Carnival said that its P&O Cruises UK unit will take delivery of an LNG-fueled ship in 2020, making for a corporate total of seven LNG ships on order.
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Skangas LNG for Ternsund Tanker

September 9, 2016 in LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Gothenburg Bunkering ‘Represents Several Historic Firsts’

Skangas is trumpeting its successful bunkering of the Terntank product tanker Ternsund with liquefied natural gas fuel. The September 3 operation was “a significant milestone for Skangas, as it represents several historic firsts,” the company says.
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AGA & Viking Mark 1,000 LNG Fuelings

August 26, 2016 in LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Pioneering Viking Grace Ferry Entered Service in 2013

Sweden’s AGA Gas and the Viking Line are celebrating the 1,000th LNG bunkering of the ferry Viking Grace. The world’s first LNG bunker vessel, the converted ferry Seagas, supports the LNG-diesel dual fuel Viking vessel in Stockholm. updated August 29
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Shell & Gibraltar for Future LNG Vessels

August 26, 2016 in Infrastructure, LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Shell-Gasnor Is to Supply Fuel for Electric Power Generation Fuel
Making for ‘Efficiencies and Economies’ for Marine LNG Bunkering
As Separate LNG Bunker Market Development Agreement Is Signed

Shell and the Gibraltar Port Authority are stepping up their ongoing work toward the advent of liquefied natural gas as a marine fuel at the Mediterranean-Atlantic crossroads harbor. updated August 29
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Ternsund Makes LNG History in Rotterdam

August 10, 2016 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Terntank’s New Ship Achieves Bunkering First in the Port,
Fuels with LNG from Shell After Delivering Naphtha Cargo 

The new liquefied natural gas-diesel dual fuel chemical tanker Ternsund was bunkered with LNG at the Port of Rotterdam this week, becoming the first sea-going vessel to take on the clean-burning fuel there. LNG was supplied by Shell, the Port said, noting that Shell plans to base a new bunker vessel there beginning next year. updated with new photos on August 11

This News Was Initially Posted on August 5
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Excelerate Ready for 1,000th STS Transfer

August 8, 2016 in LNG, Marine, Milestones by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

It Will Take Place in Dubai, Pakistan or South America

Excelerate Energy is getting ready for its 1,000th ship-to-ship transfer of liquefied natural gas which it says will take place at one of the company’s floating storage and regasification unit projects in Dubai, Pakistan or South America.
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First LNG-DF Tug Launched in Spain

July 15, 2016 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine, Milestones, vessel order by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Vessel by Gondan Shipyard for Norway’s Østensjø Rederi
Designed by Robert Allan LTD as Europe’s First Dual Fuel Tug

Astilleros Gondan earlier this month launched the first of three liquefied natural gas-diesel tugboats at its shipyard in Figueras, Spain. The 132-foot (40.2-meter) vessel is “the first dual fuel tug ever built in Europe,” Gondan says.
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