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  • Container ship owners prepare for LNG era

    Container ship owners prepare for LNG era

    The container and dry cargo ship segment is the smallest of the four vessel type categories into which the LNG World Shipping survey breaks down the in-service and on-order LNG-fuelled fleet. It also continues to suffer from a paucity of newbuilding activity, actually shrinking over the past year... Read more

    Thu 27 Apr 2017

  • PSVs dominate LNG-fuelled service and supply ships

    PSVs dominate LNG-fuelled service and supply ships

    There has been little change in the number of service and supply vessels in the world LNG-fuelled fleet over the past year. According to LNG World Shipping’s new review of gas-powered ships that are not LNG carriers, both the operational and on-order fleets of service and supply vessels rose by three units.... Read more

    Wed 26 Apr 2017

  • Cruise ships add new dimension to LNG passenger fleet

    Cruise ships add new dimension to LNG passenger fleet

    There are more passenger ships in the LNG-powered fleet than any other type of vessel. LNG World Shipping’s latest LNG-fuelled fleet review shows that as of 20 March 2017 there were 40 such passenger ships in service, compared with 30 a year ago, and 32 on order, up from 23... Read more

    Tue 25 Apr 2017

  • The world's LNG-fuelled ships on order, 2017

    The world's LNG-fuelled ships on order, 2017

    Twelve months ago, when LNG World Shipping last carried out a comprehensive review of the LNG-fuelled fleet, there were 74 such vessels in service and 88 on order.... Read more

    Mon 24 Apr 2017

  • The world's LNG-fuelled fleet in service in 2017

    The world's LNG-fuelled fleet in service in 2017

    As of March, the in-service and on-order fleet of LNG-powered seagoing ships has reached the 200 mark. The fleet hit its double century on 20 March 2017 when Sovcomflot confirmed orders for four ice-class Aframax tankers of 114,000 dwt at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries.... Read more

    Fri 21 Apr 2017

  • Shell Marine acquires IMPA accreditation

    Shell Marine acquires IMPA accreditation

    Shell Marine has become the first company involved in the development, supply and support of marine lubricants to receive accreditation under the IMPA ACT sustainable maritime suppliers scheme... Read more

    Fri 07 Apr 2017