Tag Archives: LNG

General Dynamics Ships 2nd ECO-Class Tanker to American Petroleum Tankers

A General Dynamics business unit has delivered the second LNG-conversion-ready tanker to American Petroleum Tankers on Thursday as part of a contract to build five such tankers for the petroleum transportation company. General Dynamics said Friday its NASSCO subsidiary built the Magnolia State tanker using a design by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering subsidiary DSEC. The 610-foot-long product carrier, …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary First ECO Class Tanker to American Petroleum Tankers; Fred Harris Comments

General Dynamics‘ NASSCO subsidiary has handed the first of five ECO Class tankers over to American Petroleum Tankers as part of an effort to comply with Jones Act requirements. The 610-foot-long, Lone Star State LNG-conversion-ready tanker has a 330,000 barrel cargo capacity and features a ballast water treatment system, General Dynamics …

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TOTE Accepts Natural Gas-Fueled Containership From General Dynamics NASSCO; Kevin Graney Comments

A General Dynamics subsidiary has handed to TOTE Maritime the world’s first Marlin-class cargo ship that runs on liquefied natural gas two months ahead of schedule . General Dynamics said Friday General Dynamics NASSCO collaborated with TOTE, the U.S. Coast Guard and the American Bureau of Shipping to design, build and commission the …

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Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Combines Offerings for Navy Missions

General Dynamics’ new mission systems unit showcased its naval portfolio at this year’s Surface Navy Association National Symposium in Arlington, Virginia. Chris Marzilli, president of the unit, said Monday the restructured group aims to strengthen GD’s targeted technology, service and other product offerings for its defense clients. General Dynamics created …

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Bechtel Wins Engineering, Technology Award for LNG Project

Bechtel has won an engineering and technology innovation award from Fiatech’s CETI Award for its use of radio frequency identification technology on its liquefied natural gas projects in Australia. Bechtel won the CETI Award in the intelligent and automated construction jobsite category, the company announced Tuesday. Bechtel used the Atlas …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Wins SEACOR Gas Tanker Contract; Fred Harris Comments

General Dynamics‘ NASSCO subsidiary has won a contract to build two 610-foot-long liquefied natural gas tankers for a SEACOR Holdings subsidiary for an undisclosed amount. The vessels will have a 330,000-barrel cargo capacity and 50,000 deadweight tonnage and the subsidiary expects to complete deliveries within the first quarter of 2017, NASSCO said Wednesday. “We …

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