Long Beach welcomes Pasha’s new LNG boxship

Long Beach welcomes Pasha’s new LNG boxship

(LONG BEACH, Calif.) — The Port of Long Beach on Wednesday welcomed Pasha Hawaii’s M/V George III, the first containership powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) to refuel on the West Coast. The ship’s LNG-powered engines are dramatically cleaner than those of a traditional cargo ship. Following George III’s inaugural visit to Long Beach, the 774-foot ship built by Keppel…
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Keppel delivers LNG-fueled containership to Pasha Hawaii

Keppel delivers LNG-fueled containership to Pasha Hawaii

(BROWNSVILLE, Texas) — Hawaii-based Pasha Hawaii, together with Texas-based Keppel AmFELS, on Thursday announced the delivery of George III, the first vessel powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel on the West Coast and the first to serve Hawaii. The 774-foot containership is the first of two new ‘Ohana-class containerships to join Pasha Hawaii’s fleet, serving the Hawaii/mainland trade…
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Larger, faster Sabine pilot boat built to go the distance

Larger, faster Sabine pilot boat built to go the distance

Oil has fueled the Texas economy since the Spindletop field near Beaumont began gushing at a rate of 100,000 barrels per day in 1901. This year, Breaux’s Bay Craft of Loreauville, La., delivered Spindletop, a 90-foot pilot boat, to the Sabine Pilots of Port Arthur, Texas. Spindletop was conceived and built to keep pace with growth in the petroleum trade,…
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