Tanker vessel BW Gemini has just left the port in Houston as the first vessel to commercially bunker LPG and use it as a fuel during its voyage.
The owner of the vessel is the BW group's tanker carrier BW LPG, which has now launched operations with the vessel after completing several successful tests. Originally, the carrier planned to retrofit 12 vessels to allow them to sail on LPG by installing dual-fuel engines, but another three vessels have just been added to that list.
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