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Generators Can Be a Major Source of Methane Slip on LNG Vessels

A team led by researchers at Queen Mary University of London has completed the first ever comprehensive study of methane emissions from an LNG carrier under way, and the findings…


Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Completes Conceptual Design of VLGC Enabling Conversion of Main Fuel from LPG to Ammonia

Tokyo, June 9, 2022 – Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has completed the conceptual design of a Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC)…


EMSA has awarded a framework contract to RINA designed to expand LNG bunkering and storage

In an effort to expand the supply of LNG at regional ports in the Mediterranean, Black, and Caspian seas, the European Maritime Safety Agency has awarded a framework contract to…


Liquid Organic Hydrogen Could Facilitate Hydrogen as Propulsion Fuel

A new Norwegian-German partnership is proposing a solution for zero-emission shipping based on liquid organic hydrogen carrier which they believe can revolutionize the use of…


Panama Canal Authority announced ban the use of open-loop scrubbers in Panama Canal waters

The following ClassNK Technical Information Notice was newly issued. To whom it may concern Please be informed that Panama Canal Authority announced ban the use of open-loop…


Malaysia Prohibits Open-Loop Scrubbers in Its Waters (IMO 2020 sulphur Cap regulation)

Malaysia has decided to ban the use of open-loop exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) by vessels operating in the country’s waters. “Malaysia prohibits the discharge of washwater…


Guidance for the supply and use of 0.50% sulphur fuel

Disruptive change facing the shipping industry is fast approaching in the form of the IMo Sulphur Cap regulation, which comes into force from 1 January 2020. although the picture…


IMO Sulphur Cap regulation 2020

Disruptive change facing the shipping industry is fast approaching in the form of the IMO Sulphur Cap regulation, which comes into force from 1 January 2020. Although the picture…