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Matson takes up option for ME-GI retrofit

Matson Navigation Company will convert the main engine aboard its container ship, ‘Kaimana Hila’, from a MAN B&W S90ME-C10.5 unit to a dual-fuel ME-GI unit capable of running on LNG.

Sempra launches Port Arthur LNG project

Sempra Infrastructure has reached a positive final investment decision for the development, construction, and operation of the Port Arthur LNG Phase 1 project in Texas, the US.

JGC awarded Papua LNG downstream FEED project

JGC Corporation and Hyundai Engineering & Construction have been awarded the FEED and EPC estimation contract for the Papua LNG project in Papua New Guinea by ExxonMobil.

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Performance Shipping Inc. orders newbuild LNG tanker

Performance Shipping Inc. has signed a shipbuilding contract with China Shipbuilding Trading Company Ltd and Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Company Ltd for the construction of a 114 000 DWT LNG ready LR2 Aframax product/crude oil tanker.


Seaboard Marine adds first LNG vessel to its fleet

The M/V Seaboard Blue was bunkered at PortMiami using LNG as a fuel on 12 March 2023, marking the first time in PortMiami’s history that a cargo vessel was bunkered there using LNG as a fuel.