Austal Australia has launched the VOLTA series of electric-powered high speed ferry solutions, with the introduction of the Passenger Express 46V, a fully electric-powered 46 metre catamaran ferry design. Austal’s new VOLTA series includes on-shore charging infrastructure and in-service support programs for operators. The vessels combine light-weight, low-resistance hull forms,
Ørsted has chosen Denmark-based Green Hydrogen Systems (GHS) as the supplier of electrolysis technology for the H2RES offshore wind-to-hydrogen demonstration project. The 2 MW electrolysis plant at the Avedøre Power Station will be built around GHS modular electrolysers powered by two 3.6 MW offshore wind turbines. GHS, one of the
Gasum, the Nordic energy company, sees the potential of increased investment in future projects due to the price increase of LNG. Courtesy of Gasum In this week’s analysis, Gasum reports that the Risavika LNG reached 30.20 Euro per megawatt-hour. European gas prices remained supported by tight supply and cold weather.
DEME’s dual fuel trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) ‘Scheldt River’ is currently conducting maintenance dredging operations on the Scheldt. During the work, TSHD ‘Scheldt River’ will be operating on LNG. Last week, the vessel became the first dredger to be bunkered with LNG in the Port of Antwerp, near the
TFG Marine, a joint venture bunker company formed by commodity trader Trafigura and shipping firms Frontline and Golden Ocean in 2020, will start bunkering operations this month for vessels at the Falmouth Anchorage, off the South West Coast of the United Kingdom, the company said. Trafigura has contracted with Falmouth
The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on a ship involved in building the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, as the Trump administration sought to raise pressure on the project on its last day in office. According to a Reuters article, the U.S. Treasury Department imposed the sanctions on the Fortuna
HAM and LIMAGAS Movilidad built the first LNG gas stations in Peru and the first CNG service stations in the Cuzco region of Peru. Courtesy of HAM HAM Group, Spanish natural liquefied gas (LNG) and natural compressed gas (CNG) service company, teamed up with LIMAGAS Movilidad, an investee company by Lipigas
The Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex in the Russian Far East has cut the first steel for a new Arc7 ice-class LNG tanker for the Arctic LNG 2 project. Illustration courtesy of Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex The new Arc7 ice-class tanker was ordered by Smart LNG, a joint venture between Novatek and Sovcomflot.
Australian energy consultancy EnergyQuest expects the country’s LNG exports to jump after a strong performance in December. Courtesy of Chevron Australia Australia exported 78 million tonnes of LNG in December 2020. The results are better than the same period last year when EnergyQuest reported 77.5 million tonnes of LNG exports.
Engineering and construction solutions provider McDermott has secured a study to research opportunities to expand current liquid hydrogen storage capacity limits, through its unit CB&I Storage Solutions. The contract has been awarded by a leading natural gas producer the company said in its statement on Tuesday. “Industry leaders across the
China-based Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) has held a steel cutting ceremony for the IMOIIMeMAX methanol-fuelled Stena Pro Patria, which is due for delivery in early 2022. The 49,900 dwt Stena Pro Patria will be the first of the three methanol vessels to be built by the joint venture between Swedish Stena