Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order
Graphical rendering of the ‘MySTAR’, which will be powered by 5 × MAN 8L51/60DF dual-fuel main engines (picture courtesy RMC) MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order MAN 51/60DF engines running on LNG to power innovative Estonian shuttle ferry built by RMC Copenhagen, 11th March 2020 − MAN...
March 11th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Strong ROI for LNG fuelled Ore Carrier

Strong ROI for LNG fuelled Ore Carrier
Strong ROI for LNG fuelled Ore Carrier Latest independent study confirms LNG delivers a strong return on investment for Capesize bulker on Australlia to China trade route LONDON, February 27 2020: Global multi-sector industry coalition SEA-LNG today announced the results of its latest independent...
February 27th, 2020 | Bunkering, Technical, Technology | Read More

Høglund to supply Rauma Marine Construction gas solutions system for NB6003 Tallink MySTAR Shuttle on the Tallinn – Helsinki route

Høglund to supply Rauma Marine Construction gas solutions system for NB6003 Tallink MySTAR Shuttle on the Tallinn – Helsinki route
Tallink’s existing LNG fuelled ferry, Megastar Høglund to supply Rauma Marine Construction gas solutions system for NB6003 Tallink MySTAR Shuttle on the Tallinn – Helsinki route  Tønsberg, February 25, 2020: Høglund Marine Solutions will supply Fuel Gas Supply Systems (FGSS) to Rauma Marine...
February 25th, 2020 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Technical, Technology | Read More

KPI Bridge Oil agrees merger with OceanConnect Marine

KPI Bridge Oil agrees merger with OceanConnect Marine
KPI Bridge Oil agrees merger with OceanConnect Marine LONDON, 24 February 2020: KPI Bridge Oil today announced that it has agreed to acquire OceanConnect Marine. Subject to the receipt of regulatory approval, the two companies will merge to form a new brand and entity, KPI OceanConnect. The merger will...
February 24th, 2020 | Bunkering, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Wärtsilä LPG Fuel Supply System the first ever to undergo engine testing

Wärtsilä LPG Fuel Supply System the first ever to undergo engine testing
BW LPG, the world’s largest gas shipping company, will retrofit eight very large gas carrier vessels with Wärtsilä’s LPG Fuel Supply System (LFSS). Wärtsilä LPG Fuel Supply System the first ever to undergo engine testing Wärtsilä Corporation, 21 February 2020 at 9 am EET The technology...
February 21st, 2020 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Net Environmental Impact

Net Environmental Impact
.. Net Environmental Impact Despite learning this week that Japan plans to construct 22 new coal plants in response to their shift away from nuclear power after the Fukushima disaster, I think it is appropriate to say that industries and countries are trying to identify the most viable pathway forward...
February 5th, 2020 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Pollution | Read More

ClassNK grants AiP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd for their LPG Fuel Supply System

ClassNK grants AiP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd  for their LPG Fuel Supply System
ClassNK grants AiP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd  for their LPG Fuel Supply System Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AiP) based on its Rule Part N which adopts IGC Code and its Guidelines for Ships Using Low-Flashpoint Fuels” to Kawasaki Heavy...
February 5th, 2020 | Bunkering, Classification Societies | Read More

DNV GL FuelBoss platform creates new online hub for LNG bunkering

DNV GL FuelBoss platform creates new online hub for LNG bunkering
FuelBoss is a new online bunkering platform for LNG, to take operators seamlessly from order through to delivery. (Image courtesy of DNV GL) DNV GL FuelBoss platform creates new online hub for LNG bunkering Amsterdam/Oslo, 4 February 2020: As the adoption of LNG as a ship fuel continues to speed up,...
February 4th, 2020 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels
Three LNG fuelled short-sea vessels for Bore Ltd will be equipped with optimised Wärtsilä integrated LNG systems. Copyright: Conoship/Bore Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  24 January 2020 at 10 am...
January 24th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System
Graphical rendering of the new RoRo vessel (picture courtesy Wallenius SOL) MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System Dual-fuel 9L28/32DF engines included in MAN scope of supply Copenhagen, 22nd January 2020 MAN Cryo – MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer...
January 22nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Icebreakers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel

Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel
Paris and Tokyo MoU: Prohibition on carriage of non-compliant fuel  The Tokyo and Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) on port State control (PSC) have been working collaboratively to ensure that vessel owners and operators are aware that under the Authorities belonging to these MoUs, inspections...
January 20th, 2020 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference

IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference
IBIA & S&P Global Platts – Dubai Conference MIDDLE EAST BUNKER FUEL CONFERENCE  WITH S&P GLOBAL PLATTS    March 11-12, 2020 Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel, (QE2), Dubai, UAE WHERE THE BUNKER INDUSTRY CONNECTS   Dear Colleague, The IMO 2020 sulfur cap has finally arrived. What is...
January 15th, 2020 | Associations, Bunkering, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route”

Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route”
Maxim Kulinko NSR Directorate Maxim Kulinko: “First-ever phase-by-phase approach applied to ensure year-round navigation on the Northern Sea Route” In his interview with IAA PortNews, Maxim Kulinko, Deputy Head of the Northern Sea Route Directorate – Head of Rosatom’s Department for Development...
January 13th, 2020 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Environment, Interviews | Read More

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore

Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore
Low sulphur fuel prices rise USD 165 per MT through December in Singapore Very-Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO) prices have risen to USD 710 per metric tonne in Singapore on 2 January 2020, a price increase of 30%, when compared to 2 December 2019. The newly implemented IMO2020 Sulphur Cap marks a milestone...
January 3rd, 2020 | BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Jan-2020 COMPLIANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF MARPOL ANNEX VI. REGULATION 14 Saudi Arabia IMO 2020 REMINDER Australia RESTRICTIONS AT BOSPHORUS Turkey Compliance with the provisions of MARPOL Annex VI. Regulation 14 Thursday, January 2, 2020, Saudi Arabia According to Circular...
January 2nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance

OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance
.. OCIMF updates Design and Construction Specification for Marine Loading Arms (MLA) guidance 23 December 2019 – (LONDON) The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF), a voluntary association of 112 oil companies, has today published an updated edition of its Design and Construction Specification...
December 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Books, Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region

Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region
SSBT vessel design Poseidon Med II builds the first SBBT in the Mediterranean region The Semi-Ballastable Barge Transporter (SBBT) is officially underway at the ROSETTI MARINO Spa shipyard of Ravenna, as part of the European co-financed Poseidon Med II project, and due for delivery in 2020. The SBBT,...
December 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester

Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester
Matthias Winkler, Managing Director CMT Cutting costs by optimizing engine performance and Fuel Compatibility Tester Fuel compatibility and Diesel engine performance measurement, particularly in respect of reducing maintenance cost, was the focus of attention for over a hundred members of the shipping...
December 15th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Climate, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs

LNG proves compelling for VLCCs
  LNG proves compelling for VLCCs  New independent study confirms LNG delivers strong return on investment for VLCCs on the Arabian Gulf to China trade route LONDON, December 12 2019: SEA\LNG has today released the results of its third investment study, which underlines liquefied...
December 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Tankers | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design
… Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design Lloyd’s Register has issued CMES, CNOOC, DSIC and GTT with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the development of the first efficient LNG-fuelled Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) in a new generation of dual-fuelled VLCCs. LR has granted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Tankers | Read More

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel
In 2019, BW LPG announced plans to retrofit several vessels with LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines. (Image care of BW LPG) New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel Shanghai, 3 December 2019: As the maritime industry looks to reduce emissions to air and work towards the International Maritime...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LPG | Read More

IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai

IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai
IBIA and S&P Global Platts – Middle East Bunker Conference – Dubai Date: March 11-12, 2020 Location: Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel, (QE2), Dubai, UAE WHERE THE BUNKER INDUSTRY CONNECTS Save the date: March 11-12, 2020   ADD TO CALENDAR By March 2020, the IMO sulphur...
November 26th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Oil Industry | Read More

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy

South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy
Aldworth Mbalati, Chief Executive Officer, DNG Energy South Africa will be major global force within LNG bunker market says DNG Energy Company to commence LNG bunkering operations from Algoa Bay in 2020 in line with ongoing investment drive London, November 20, 2019 – DNG Energy, the leading South...
November 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, LNG, Person Profiles | Read More

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore

The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore
Saunak Rai The Blue MBA appoints Saunak Rai as Ambassador to enhance links with Singapore Saunak Rai, a leading specialist in the shipping of natural gas and other cargoes, has been formally appointed an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA). Mr Rai, who is based in...
November 18th, 2019 | Academia, Bunkering, HR, LNG, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places | Read More