Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

IBIA Seminar – Mass Flow Meters

IBIA Seminar – Mass Flow Meters
Sofia Konstantopoulou Have you registered for the IBIA Mass Flow Meters Seminar yet? You will experience a unique opportunity, featuring a live demonstration of a Mass Flow Meter instrument! Join us at the UK Chamber of Shipping and unlock networking opportunities, while learning about current...
October 15th, 2018 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The EU calls Baleària’s project of switching to LNG engines in five ships in its fleet “excellent”

The EU calls Baleària’s project of switching to LNG engines in five ships in its fleet “excellent”
.. The European Union has classified the project submitted by Baleària for the call for CEF (Connecting Europe Facility) funds as “excellent”.  Its aim is to switch to liquid natural gas (LNG)-powered engines in five of its ferries. The European Commission has granted the shipping company a subsidy...
October 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Cruise Industry, LNG | Read More

Alternative fuels: the options

Alternative fuels: the options
. DNV GL has issued a new white paper assessing a range of alternative fuels and technologies. Titled “Alternative fuels and technologies for greener shipping”, the paper examines the cost, availability, regulatory challenges and environmental benefits of alternative fuels and technologies.   by...
October 11th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Insight | Read More

AET names LNG dual-fuel aframaxes

AET names LNG dual-fuel aframaxes
AET LNG dual-fuelled aframax vessel, built by SHI Shell-chartered vessels built by SHI amongst first to enter into service 11 October 2018 – AET, one of the world’s leading petroleum and chemical tanker owners and operators, today named its first LNG dual-fuelled aframax vessels, Eagle...
October 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Reminder: IBIA’s seminar- Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00

Reminder: IBIA’s seminar-  Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions  October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00
Mass Flow Meters Seminar : New rules – New Fuels – Digital Solutions October 24 @ 13:30 – 19:00 Join us in London at the UK Chamber for Shipping for our IBIA seminar, where we will discuss the following topics: 13:30-13:50 Event registration 13:50-14:00 Welcome address Bob Sanguinetti, UKCS...
October 10th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Bunker trading and operations | Piraeus, Greece

Bunker trading and operations | Piraeus, Greece
Piraeus, Greece BUNKER TRADING AND OPERATIONS 20-21 November 2018 • PIRAEUS This two-day advanced-level course is designed for management and staff involved in key areas of bunkering activity. It examines bunker trading and sales, price risk management, fuel supply and bunkering operations. It will...
October 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

LIQUI MOLY puts an end to diesel bug

LIQUI MOLY puts an end to diesel bug
Diesel bug DanVolt explains at Scotland‘s Boat Show, how to fight and to avoid bacteria in the diesel fuel October 2018 – Diesel bug is a constant problem faced by anyone who owns a diesel-powered boat. LIQUI MOLY is able to help bring diesel bug under control. At Scotland’s Boat Show, LIQUI...
October 8th, 2018 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets | Read More

LNG bunkering marks number of firsts for Shell and Sovcomflot in Rotterdam

LNG bunkering marks number of firsts for Shell and Sovcomflot in Rotterdam
Shell recently delivered its first ship-to-ship bunkering of cleaner burning LNG fuel from its specialised LNG bunker vessel, Cardissa,paving the way for many other operations from the vessel. This operation marked a number of other firsts, as it fuelled the Sovcomflot vessel Gagarin Prospect, the...
October 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Capes’ contained rise and perplexed figures rule the day… plus the 2020 saga

Capes’ contained rise and perplexed figures rule the day… plus the 2020 saga
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained four points and now stands at 1,574; Geopolitics in total mess and the Environment another issue to be appropriately tackled… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 51 points and now stands at 2,199… Are the capes sustainable or just...
October 3rd, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, IMO, Intercargo, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The time to start planning is now

The time to start planning is now
With ship owners, ship managers and operators still coming to terms with the new low sulphur IMO cap there is an urgent need for them to focus on a ship implementation plan before the regulations come into force on January 1 2020 according to Olivier Baiwir, CEO of Aderco. The IMO’s Marine Environment...
October 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Environment, News | Read More

MPA of Singapore joins SEA\LNG coalition

MPA of Singapore joins SEA\LNG coalition
Peter Keller, SEA\LNG chairman and executive vice president, TOTE Inc. (left), shaking hands with Capt M Segar, assistant chief executive (operations), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (right). MARITIME AND PORT AUTHORITY OF SINGAPORE (MPA) JOINS SEA\LNG COALITION SINGAPORE, LONDON, 3 October...
October 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Suppliers need to fundamentally change business models to survive – says 20|20 – marine energy

Suppliers need to fundamentally change business models to survive – says 20|20 – marine energy
Andrian Tolson Fuel suppliers need to transform their business models in line with future marine energy requirements, the convergence of shipping’s Sulphur and GHG emissions challenges, and advancements in technology NEW YORK – 2nd October 2018: Physical fuel suppliers need to fundamentally transform...
October 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Glander International Bunkering Opens New Office in Spain

Glander International Bunkering Opens New Office in Spain
Hernan B. Ortiz Glander International Bunkering, a leading marine fuel and lubricant trading firm, has now opened in Valencia, Spain. The Valencia office will be the company’s seventh office globally and third service point in Europe, serving clients in the Mediterranean and Spanish-speaking regions. As...
October 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

2020 Fuel surcharges could be reduced says Fuelsave

2020 Fuel surcharges could be reduced says Fuelsave
Marc Sima, President and co-founder of Germany’s FUELSAVE The fuel surcharges some container shipping companies are intending to pass on to customers as they look to meet the 2020 sulphur cap could be reduced for the mutual benefit of shipowners and operators, as well as their customers, given the...
September 28th, 2018 | Bunkering, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Environment | Read More

HFW helps BIMCO draft first 2020 Bunker Clause

HFW helps  BIMCO draft first 2020 Bunker Clause
Paul Dean, Head of Offshore, HFW Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has helped shipping association BIMCO draft its first clause relating to the International Maritime Organization’s 2020 sulphur emission rules. The new clause, focused on compliance, has been fast-tracked and may be published...
September 27th, 2018 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Legal, News, Pollution | Read More

IAPH Working Group finalises industry standard LNG Bunker Operations Audit tool for global deployment

IAPH Working Group finalises industry standard LNG Bunker Operations Audit tool for global deployment
.. Port Authorities finalise a standard audit tool for worldwide use after consulting key industry players. Operators applying for licenses to operate LNG bunkering facilities in multiple locations will be able to benefit from this new IAPH tool. Antwerp, September 27th, 2018 Meeting in Bremerhaven at...
September 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design

Approval in Principle (AiP) of 7,500 m3 LNG bunker design
LR’s David Barrow presenting the AiP to Jiangnan’s Hu Keyi at Gastech Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents AiP to Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd.  18 September 2018 – LR announced today during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas,...
September 18th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas demonstrating expertise across the gas supply chain at Gastech 2018

Bureau Veritas demonstrating expertise across the gas supply chain at Gastech 2018
Bureau Veritas experts presenting on LNG carrier technology, small-scale LNG carriers / bunkering and LNG regasification for floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) Technology report available at Gastech addresses the technical and regulatory requirements of floating gas terminals – FSRUs...
September 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Gas Carriers, Technical, Technology | Read More

New management structure at IBIA

New management structure at IBIA
Justin Murphy The International Bunker Industry Association is restructuring to provide a greater diversity of expertise within the secretariat to match IBIA’s ambitions and goals. The changes will take effect when Justin Murphy, the current CEO, leaves his post at IBIA on September 15 to take up a...
September 12th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018:DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel

DNV GL at SMM 2018:DNV GL and DSIC sign JDP to develop LNG fuelled 23,000 TEU ultra large container vessel
At the SMM trade fair today in Hamburg, Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company Ltd. (DSIC) and classification society DNV GL announced the signing of a joint development project (JDP) agreement to develop a new 23,000 TEU LNG fuelled ultra large container vessel (ULCV). (L to R Signing the agreement were:...
September 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, LNG, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – A new perspective on alternative fuels: DNV GL launches Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – A new perspective on alternative fuels: DNV GL launches Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform
DNV GL’s new AFI platform offers a comprehensive and continually updated overview of alternative fuel projects, bunkering infrastructure, suppliers, and technologies. Hamburg, 4 September 2018: The rapidly approaching 2020 fuel sulphur cap and newly announced IMO greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction strategy...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Sep-2018 NEW FEE ON PETROLEUM PRODUCTS AT PORT OF HODEIDAH Port of Hodeidah, Yemen PORT STATUS ZULU FOR CAPTAIN OF THE PORT MOBILE AREA OF OPERATIONS DUE TO TROPICAL STORM GORDON Mobile, USA PORT STATUS YANKEE AT PORT OF NEW ORLEANS DUE TO TROPICAL STORM GORDON New Orleans, USA New fee on petroleum...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

New methanol engine ready for the marine market

New methanol engine ready for the marine market
JAX GreenPilot Within the frame of the GreenPilot project, Gothenburg-based ScandiNAOS AB has developed the marine methanol engine concepts. The spark ignited methanol engine that has been installed and tested in the Swedish Pilot boat “GreenPilot” has now been followed by a compression ignited methanol...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020
Joris Van Brussel. General Manager of SHELL Marine Marine lubricant choices to address International Maritime Organization restrictions on the fuels used by ships from 2020 must be based on verifiable cylinder oil performance data and engine testing to cover all operating conditions, according to the...
September 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Alfa Laval is optimizing the entire fuel line to address 2020 fuel challenges

Alfa Laval is optimizing the entire fuel line to address 2020 fuel challenges
Alfa Laval Adaptive Fuel Line Alfa Laval has a unique depth of expertise in marine fuel treatment, encompassing not just fuel separators but the whole chain from bunker tank to engine. As onboard operations change in response to fuel sulphur regulations, the company is optimizing and updating the technologies...
August 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More