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ECMTS Attends the 8th Annual Gas Fueled Ships Conference in Helsinki, Finland.

Posted on November 30, 2017

On Monday, November 13, 2017, Jo Ann Cantú, Chief Executive Officer for ECMTS, boarded the MS Viking Mariella, a cruise ship with round-trip ferry service from Helsinki, Finland to Stockholm, Sweden. The 8th Annual Gas-Fuelled Ships Conference was held aboard the vessel from Monday, November 13 through Wednesday, November 15, 2017. On behalf of ECMTS,

LNG Training an issue going forward

Posted on October 14, 2017

Article by Ian Cochran Due to the lack of the number of LNGCs or LNG fuelled vessels in comparison to the overall worldwide tonnage, there is a shortage of trained/experienced seafarers (officers and ratings) for the carriage and handling (loading and discharging) of LNG cargoes. In addition, there are probably even fewer seafarers (especially engineers)

LNG Seminar

Posted on October 7, 2015

Houston, TX, October 6, 2015—ECM Training Services, LLC held an interactive seminar on “Pursuing ECA Compliance: Is LNG As A Marine Fuel Viable” at Minute Maid Park in Houston, TX on September 22-23. Over 45 participants gathered to hear from an impressive group of industry experts, who shared their knowledge and expertise on LNG. “This seminar became

LNG Cargo
Get On Board With LNG Cargo Operations Course

Posted on September 21, 2015

Norwalk, CT, Sept. 21, 2015—ECM Training Services, LLC will offer a five-course, certification program in LNG Cargo Operations, a must for maritime professionals facing today’s challenges of transporting LNG, one of the fastest growing sources of fuel. ECM Training Services comprehensive suite of maritime educational programs are available online today at The worldwide share of