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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

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors
Babcock’s LPG Fuel Gas Supply System Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors Babcock’s LGE business – the global leader in liquid gas solutions – is celebrating its 26th order of 2019 from the world’s largest shipyards in South Korea and China, including several...
November 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, LPG | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Nov-2019 NAVY BOAT RIDES IN CRUISE BAY Singapore FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN THE PANAMA CANAL Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPERATIONS RESUMED AFTER BULBUL MAKES LANDFALL West Bengal, India INSTALLATION & RECOVERY OF DATA MARKER BUOY Singapore SMART NAVIGATION SYSTEM TESTS & MANOEUVRES Singapore Navy...
November 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

IBIA Annual Convention 2019

IBIA Annual Convention 2019
Convention Gala Dinner IBIA Annual Convention 2019  With the global 0.50% sulphur cap just weeks away, the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 took place at the historical Çırağan Palace Kempinski in Istanbul. We gathered in this unique and historically significant city that straddles two continents across...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website

Fuel spread (MGO – HSFO) now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website
Peter Sand Fuel spread now available for 32 ports on BIMCO website BIMCO members can now monitor the price spread between Marine Gas Oil Low Sulphur and 380 centistoke High Sulphur Fuel Oil in 32 different ports around the world with daily information supplied by MABUX. The service is intended to assist...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition
Prokopakis probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition  probunkers takes part in the multi-stakeholder environmental partnership Athens, Greece, 7 November 2019 – probunkers has become member of the “Getting to Zero” Coalition.  Aiming to lead the change towards clean marine fuels through...
November 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More