Shell makes ‘significant’ oil find in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Shell Offshore, a subsidiary of supermajor Shell, has made a ‘significant’ oil discovery in the deepwater region of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Shell said on Tuesday that it made a discovery of more than 600 feet (183 meters) net … Read More

LNG as fuel should be a no-brainer. So, what’s the hold-up?

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel has been touted as the best available solution for the maritime industry to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions for a while now. It has been transported for over 40 years and the shipping … Read More

Shell wraps up first LNG bunkering in Gibraltar

Global energy giant Shell completed its first LNG bunkering services at the Port of Gibraltar. Courtesy of Port of Gibraltar Shell-chartered LNG bunker vessel Coral Methane supplied LNG to Lomonosov Prospect, an Aframax tanker operated by Sovcomflot. This is also … Read More

Keel laid for first Spanish-built LNG bunkering vessel

Spanish LNG terminal operator Enagás informed that Armon shipyard in Gijon laid the keel for the first LNG bunkering vessel to be built in Spain. Courtesy of Enagás The project is driven by Enagás that, through its small-scale LNG supply … Read More

Shell CEO takes large pay cut after difficult 2020

The pay package of Shell CEO, Ben van Beurden, dropped by 42 per cent to $7 million in 2020, a year marked by low oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic. The low oil prices and the pandemic hit the industry … Read More

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Appoints Senior Vice President of Offshore Wind

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (GLDD), a provider of dredging services, has named Eleni Beyko senior vice president of offshore wind – a strategic growth area for the company. Beyko brings more than 20 years of experience in program … Read More

Shell, Simply Blue Partner to Develop Floating Wind Farm off Irish Coast

Shell has signed an agreement with Simply Blue Energy, an early stage marine project developer of sustainable floating wind, wave energy and aquaculture projects, to acquire a 51% share of their Simply Blue Energy Kinsale venture, which was set up … Read More

MHI, Partners Sign Letter of Intent to Produce Hydrogen from Wind

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), Shell, Vattenfall and Wärme Hamburg have signed a letter of intent unveiling plans to jointly produce hydrogen from wind and solar power at Vattenfall’s Moorburg power plant site in Hamburg, Germany, and utilize the hydrogen in … Read More

SCF’s Shell-chartered LNG newbuild delivered

Russia’s largest shipping company Sovcomflot has taken delivery of the Shell-chartered LNG carrier, SCF Timmerman. Courtesy of Sovcomflot The vessel, capable of transporting up to 174,000 cubic meters of the chilled fuel has already left the Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries … Read More

Q-LNG’s bunkering ATB ready for work

Q-LNG Transport and Shell informed that the first offshore LNG bunkering articulated tug and barge (ATB) in the United States, the Q-LNG 4000 is ready for operations. Courtesy of Harvey Gulf Designed to provide ship-to-ship transfers of LNG to vessels … Read More