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Corvus Energy wins contract to supply energy storage for first hybrid chemical tanker
Corvus Energy Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the supplier of the lithium ion based energy storage system (ESS) for a new hybrid chemical tanker being built for Rederiet Stenersen AS of Norway. The chemical tanker will be the...
Teekay's LNG's Yamal LNG Carrier new build, ice strengthened for year-round Arctic service. Photo source: Teekay Group
Just as 2015 was a disastrous year for the bulk carrier industry, a situation likely to continue through to 2017, so also was 2015 a memorable year for the tanker industry. This sector started to take off in the fall of 2014 after a long drought that...
JHW orders multiple VLECs featuring MAN Diesel & Turbo propulsion package
JHW has ordered 5 × 85,000 m3 Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLECs) for a JACCAR/Hartmann Reederei joint venture, called UEC (United Ethane Carriers); each vessel will be powered by a single MAN B&W 6G60ME-GI main engine. Dalian Shipbuilding I...
Westridge Terminal (photo source: Trans Mountain)
Modern ship construction and navigation technology, along with effective regulation and experienced, well-trained personnel make it highly unlikely that a tanker departing Westridge Marine Terminal will be involved in a spill. As part of the Trans...
Left to right: Captain Gordon Houston, Dr. Michael Sinclair and Richard Gaudreau
Upon review of the Phase II report of the Tanker Safety Expert Panel — Requirements for the Arctic and for Hazardous and Noxious Substances Nationally — one might come to the following conclusions. First, there’s not much missing. T...