ZEUS LNG-FUELED MARINE REPORT
Industry Analysis
LNG Ready: The Key to Deep-Sea LNG Fuel?
May 27, 2014
LNG fuel has long been a focus for a limited range of near-shore and short-sea shipping applications as a result of abiding concerns about fuel storage space and bunkering availability. Yet thanks to a growing capability to design vessels to be “LNG ready”, LNG may have an opportunity to work its way into deep-sea applications. This analysis will examine the growing LNG ready trend, and offer some insights into its market impact....Full Article

Marine Engine Review Part 3: The Coming Rush
April 15, 2014
The marine LNG fueled engine market has been dominated in its relatively short life by a small number of players. However, growing interest in the fuel has pushed for both new entrants, and a growing suite of offerings. In the third piece of this analysis series, Zeus will underline the benefits of a growing number of options entering the market....Full Article

Marine Engine Review Part 2: Wärtsilä, Rolls Royce, and the Battle for the New World
March 25, 2014
The marine LNG fueled engine market has been dominated in its relatively short life by a small number of players. However, growing interest in the fuel has pushed for both new entrants, and a growing suite of offerings. In the second piece in a new analysis series, Zeus will examine two major market players, and some possible reasons for why one is currently leading another....Full Article

Marine Engine Review Part 1: OEM’s Off to the Races
February 25, 2014
The marine LNG fueled engine market has been dominated in its relatively short life by a small number of players. However, growing interest in the fuel has pushed for both new entrants, and a growing suite of offerings. In the first piece in a new analysis series, Zeus will evaluate the major players in the business, and their respective market shares. ...Full Article

Global LNG Bunkering Moves from the Truck to the Fueling Depot
February 11, 2014
Traditional efforts to supply LNG fuel to marine vessels have been dominated by stop-gap methods like truck refueling. But for LNG to emerge as a legitimate fuel source for many marine operators, large-scale sources of fuel supply must emerge. In this analysis, Zeus will assess current LNG bunkering plans world-wide, and draw conclusions on the market as it stands today....Full Article


Fleet Moves
Borkum to Build First LNG Barge
February 17, 2015
The TEN-T program will contribute about one-third of its construction cost....Full Article

Bureau Veritas Wins Two LNG Fuel Contracts
February 17, 2015
The company will class dual-fuel cargo ferries and product tankers....Full Article

Vard delivers Vessel to Eni at Goliat
February 10, 2015
The platform service vessel is the second LNG-fueled ship in its owner’s fleet....Full Article

Astilleros Gondan to Build Ostonsjo Rederi Tugs
February 10, 2015
The tugs were designed for operation in harsh conditions....Full Article

LNG Bunkering Services and Count Co. Join Forces for LNG Fuel Distribution
February 10, 2015
The companies’ first project involves plans for a new LNG bunker vessel in Europe....Full Article


Fueling
Bomin Linde, Klaipedos Nafta Sign Agreement to Promote LNG Fuel in Baltic
February 24, 2015
Both firms will work to develop the market and necessary infrastructure in the region....Full Article

Wartsila and Cryonorm Reach Agreement for Inland Waterway Market
February 17, 2015
The companies hope to promote faster infrastructure buildup in Europe....Full Article

Litgas and Statoil to Consider LNG Bunkering
February 17, 2015
The opportunity to cooperate was included in the five-year contract signed last August....Full Article

Harvey Gulf Makes LNG Truck-to-Vessel Transfer
February 10, 2015
The refueling is one of the first times an LNG-fueled vessel has been bunkered in North America....Full Article

Hirtshals to be Financed with EU’s TEN-T
February 10, 2015
This is one in a recent flurry of co-fundings....Full Article


Technology
Rolls Royce to Provide Auxiliary Gas Engines for Abel Matutes
February 24, 2015
The converted Spanish ferry is to use the company’s pure gas engines when it reenters service....Full Article

Fure West Tanks to Be Provided by Taylor-Wharton
February 17, 2015
The vessel will continue service by the end of the year....Full Article

Wartsila to Supply Dual-fuel Engines for Shell’s Bunker Vessel
February 10, 2015
The vessel is seaworthy and designed to operate in northwest Europe....Full Article

Wartsila to Supply Dual-Fuel Engines to Three Ostensjo Rederi Tugs
February 3, 2015
The tugs will operate at Statoil’s Melkoya plant in Norway....Full Article

FLEX LNG Switches Two SHI Newbuilds from DFDE to MEGI
February 3, 2015
The move pushes back the LNG carrier newbuilds’ delivery date by one year....Full Article


Regulatory
Ports of Stockholm Issue Discount for LNG Fueled Ships
December 16, 2014
Discounts are also available for vessels using shoreside power, or that offer reduced NOx emissions....Full Article

TEN-T to Fund LNG Fuel Study for Canary Islands
December 9, 2014
EU funding will be used to assess the potential for LNG in various transportation and power applications on the islands....Full Article

IMO Defines Stance on Fuel Tank Location for LNG Fueled Ferries
November 25, 2014
New regulations will allow shipbuilders greater flexibility in locating LNG tanks. ...Full Article

IMO Finalizes Draft IGF Code
September 16, 2014
The code will now be passed on for approval....Full Article

Lloyd’s Register Releases Gas Fueled Readiness Notation
September 9, 2014
The notation is intended to help provide clarity on a ship’s level of readiness to use natural gas as a fuel....Full Article


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