Shell Vessel for Containerships LNG

December 11, 2015 in Dual Fuel, Infrastructure, LNG, Marine, Milestones, vessel order by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

STX Offshore Cut First Steel in Korea This Month

Shell has disclosed Containerships as the lead customer for the liquefied natural gas bunker vessel it commissioned late last year – and reports that STX Offshore & Shipbuilding cut first steel for the vessel at a December 4 ceremony in Korea.

Containerships Orders Two More

April 3, 2015 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Raises 45 Million Euros to Bring LNG Order to Six Vessels

Finland’s Containerships is adding another two liquefied natural gas cargo ships to an existing order for four, citing the successful placement of a 45 million-euro senior secured bond loan it says drew some 50 buyers, primarily institutional, “with significant participation from non-Nordic investors.”

Containerships LNG: Doubling Down

September 25, 2014 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Two Dual-Fuel Ships for 2017 Added to Two Ordered for 2016
As Containerships Discloses Wärtsilä for New Vessels’ Engines

Finland’s Containerships has ordered two additional new liquefied natural gas-diesel dual-fuel container ships, doubling an order placed earlier this year. The end-to-end cargo operator says it will be the first short-sea container operator in Europe to run ships on LNG.

Containerships for Two Dual Fuel Vessels

May 19, 2014 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Marine by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

They’re to Be Europe’s First Short-Sea LNG Container Ships

Finland’s Containerships – and partners GNS Shipping/Nordic Hamburg, and Arkon Shipping – have ordered two liquefied natural gas-diesel dual fuel ships for delivery in 2016.

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