LNG Containment System That Makes Smaller Projects Feasible Passes Gas Trials

LNG Containment System That Makes Smaller Projects Feasible Passes Gas Trials

In a major development, the LNT Marine has announced that they have successfully completed gas trials of its novel LNTA-BOX® containment system aboard the Saga Dawn, a mid-size LNG carrier due for delivery from China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) shipyard, says an article published in Maritime Executive.

The Saga Dawn will be the first vessel to operate a completely new LNG containment system in decades the article further states.

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[Watch] Giant Shipping Crane Crashing Over Dock After Being Hit by a Containership

A huge shipping crane smashed into the dock in Semrang, the capital city of Central Java in Indonesia, reports Mirror.co.uk.

What happened?

A huge crane came crashing down onto a dock after a container ship careered into it. The catastrophic shipping incident took place on 14 July afternoon in the port of Semrang, the capital city of Central Java in Indonesia.

A video of the smash shows a boat piled high with containers slowly drifting towards the harbour wall. A number of men can be heard...


Chevron Spills 800,000 Gallons of Oil in California Waters

Officials began to clean up a massive oil spill Friday that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a California canyon, making it larger than the state’s last two major oil spills, says an article published in Sentinel Colorado.

Spill Not Near Waterway?

The newly revealed spill has been flowing off and on since May and has again stopped, Chevron spokeswoman Veronica Flores-Paniagua said. She and California officials said the spill is not near any waterway and has not significantly...


Titan Completes Record LNG Bunkering on World’s Largest Crane Vessel

Supplying over 3,000 tonnes of LNG, Amsterdam-based Titan LNG has completed the largest LNG bunkering to date, fueling Dutch marine contractor Heerema’s new eight-legged crane ship Sleipnir in Singapore, says an article published in Maritime Executive.

World’s largest SSCV fuelled 

Titan LNG chartered the CoralFraseri for the delivery, the newest addition of the Anthony Veder small scale LNG pool of vessels. 

The ship loaded in Singapore at the SLNG terminal where Titan LNG sourced the fuel from...