Wallenius Wilhelmsen methanol-fueled car carrier

Wallenius Wilhelmsen orders engines for methanol-fueled car carrier quartet

Not too surprisingly, the series of giant methanol-fueled car carriers that Wallenius Wilhelmsen is building in China (see earlier story) will be powered by MAN B&W ME-LGIM main engines. The Oslo-listed RO/RO

Giant cable layer

Jan De Nul orders giant cable layer

Upping the ante in the cable layer market, Belgium’s Jan de Nul Group has placed an order at the CMHI shipyard in China for an extra-large cable-laying ship. Set for delivery in

Maersk and CMA CGM announce collaboration

Maersk and CMA CGM team up on green fuels

Container shipping and logistics giants Maersk and CMA CGM have decided to collaborate on several areas relating to decarbonization, particularly on developing the use of alternative greener fuels for container vessel propulsion.

Laura Maersk christening ceremony

Landmark methanol-fueled containership named Laura Maersk

Well, now we know the name. Maersk has chosen a name steeped in company tradition for its first methanol-fueled containership: Laura Maersk. The name reveal came when the ship’s godmother, EU Commission

Green methanol supply chain in action

Green methanol supply chain starts coming together

When LNG first started gaining traction as a marine fuel, there was a lot of talk about chickens in eggs around issues of supply, demand an infrastructure. With methanol, it seems like

BP will offtake WasteFuel bio-methanol

BP puts $10 million into green methanol start-up WasteFuel

Energy major BP has plans to deliver a 100,000 barrels of biofuel a day by 2030 to help decarbonize transportation. That target was announced yesterday by BP’s vice president of next generation

Methanol retrofit agreement signatories

Seaspan and Hapag-Lloyd ink methanol retrofit agreement with MAN ES

The move to methanol fueling continues to accelerate. The latest figures from DNV’s Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform, showed that the 55 vessels with alternative fuel propulsion ordered in June included 26

Green-methanol engine retrofit engine

Maersk green-methanol engine retrofit could open door for many more

In a shipping industry first, A.P. Moller – Maersk is to retrofit an existing ship to a dual-fuel vessel able to operate on green methanol. It has signed an agreement with PrimeServ

Vessel that OCI Global will fuel

OCI Global will fuel the world’s first green methanol powered container vessel

Amsterdam-headquartered OCI Global (Euronext: OCI) reports that it will be fueling the maiden voyage of the world’s first ever green methanol powered containership in a new partnership with A.P. Moller-Maersk. In a

Kirby vessel carries out barge-to-ship methanol bunkering

Kirby in barge-to-ship methanol bunkering first

Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) has carried out the first two barge-to-ship methanol bunkerings on the U.S. Gulf Coast. Two ships operated by Proman Stena Bulk, the tankers Stena Pro Marine and Stena Prosperous,