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.

SEA\LNG to Promote Gas as Marine Fuel

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

‘Top Names Unite to Drive Forward LNG as a Marine Fuel’

A bevy of classification societies, cruise operators, natural gas-producing companies, equipment supplier, port and shipping organizations have banded together and formed “a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel.” updated July 18

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