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Gibdock begins Napoles LNG retrofit

Gibdock has started the conversion of Baleària ropax ‘Napoles’ to operate on LNG as a fuel. She is the first of six of the company’s ferries to be converted to burn LNG. The engines will be modified and [Read more...]

December 2nd, 2018|

Marseille to offer LNG as a fuel

A working group set up by the Port of Marseille Fos last year has confirmed the feasibility of LNG bunkering in both Marseille and Fos within a limited timeframe. This solution will consist of: 1. The rapid development [Read more...]

December 2nd, 2018|

PONANT tests solid sail system

French cruise company PONANT and St Nazaire-based shipyard Chantiers de l’Atlantique have jointly tested the patented Solid Sail system on ‘Le Ponant’. Introduced as part of the sailing cruise-vessel project Silenseas, two years ago by the shipyard, the Solid Sail concept’s [Read more...]

December 2nd, 2018|