Crowley Maritime and Eagle LNG recently began construction on a new shoreside, liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility at the Crowley Talleyrand Marine Terminal of the Jacksonville Port Authority in preparation for servicing Crowley’s new Commitment Class, LNG-powered vessels for the U.S.-Puerto Rico trade.
As Crowley Maritime reaches new milestones constructing two revolutionary ships to serve the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico, native Puerto Ricans building the ship talk about the opportunity and pride they experience while constructing the vessels.
Watch this time-lapse video of Crowley's new LNG-powerd ConRo ship El Coquí as her upper bow is installed at VT Halter Marine in Pascagoula, Miss. The Commitment-Class ships, El Coquí and Taíno, are being built to serve the U.S.-Puerto Rico trade.
Crowley Maritime Corporation (http://www.crowley.com) is a U.S.-owned and operated marine solutions, transportation and logistics company providing services in domestic and international markets through six operating lines of business: Puerto Rico/Caribbean liner services; Latin America liner services; logistics; marine contract solutions; deep sea petroleum transportation; and petroleum transport...