Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design

Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design
Korea’s DHSC  Surging ahead with an eco-friendly Aframax design In a joint development project, Korea’s DHSC and DNV GL have come up with a highly efficient LNG-fuelled Aframax design. DHSC turned to DNV GL for the LNG-specific expertise the shipbuilder was lacking. The resulting design features...
March 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, News, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

VARO and GoodFuels extend partnership to scale Bio Fuel Oil availability to deep sea segment out of Rotterdam

VARO and GoodFuels extend partnership to scale Bio Fuel Oil availability to deep sea segment out of Rotterdam
.. VARO and GoodFuels extend partnership to scale Bio Fuel Oil availability to deep sea segment out of Rotterdam GoodFuels Bio Fuel Oil now available out of Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp, powered by VARO Rotterdam, 21 March, 2019 – VARO Energy subsidiary REINPLUS FIWADO Bunker and GoodFuels have extended...
March 21st, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment | Read More

World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil

World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil
Picture credit: CMA CGM World Premiere: IKEA, CMA CGM and The GoodShipping Program join forces to test sustainable marine bio-fuel oil  •    Landmark refuelling scheduled for March 19th on a CMA CGM vessel, marks a major step towards the decarbonisation of ocean freight •    Second generation...
March 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Logistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal
Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier ‘LNG/C Golar Snow’ GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal  India, 11 March 2019  – GAC has handled the first tanker to berth at the newly constructed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal inside Kamarajar Port, Ennore in Chennai, India. The Marshall...
March 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

SEA\LNG welcomes first North American port member

SEA\LNG welcomes first North American port member
LONDON, 7 March 2019: The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has joined SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority is the federal agency of the Port of Vancouver, Canada’s...
March 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shipping Heavyweight orders World’s First Mega-Container vessel retrofit to LNG

Shipping Heavyweight orders World’s First Mega-Container vessel retrofit to LNG
With 222 modern ships and 9.8 million-teu transported per year, Hapag-Lloyd is a leading global liner shipping company. Pictured here, the ‘Sajir’ whose 9S90ME-C main engine will be converted to a dual-fuel MAN B&W ME-GI unit capable of running on HFO and LNG Hapag-Lloyd pilot gas-conversion...
March 6th, 2019 | Bunkering, Containers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System
Seppo Liukkonen, Principal Surveyor, DNV GL (centre), presenting the first-ever type approval design certificate for onboard wind propulsion system, to Jarkko Väinämö, Norsepower CTO (right), and Otto Valkeisenmäki, Norsepower Certification Engineer (left). HELSINKI – 5 March 2019: Norsepower...
March 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

probunkers invites proposals for building 7 LNG Bunkering Vessels

probunkers invites proposals  for building 7 LNG Bunkering Vessels
an artist impression of  a probunkers LNG bunkering vessel Full steam ahead for the company’s ambitious LNG Bunkering project A world-class investment opportunity Athens, 4 March 2019 – probunkers, the new and fast growing company that brings the future of bunkering today, is taking one more...
March 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ship owners must look beyond 2020 compliance solutions to mitigate risk of costly failures and downtime – says Auramarine

Ship owners must look beyond 2020 compliance solutions to mitigate risk of costly failures and downtime – says Auramarine
Ship bunkering Auramarine launches ‘Get ready for 2020’ initiative to help owners and operators manage the operational impact of new compliant fuels and mitigate the risk of engine damage and downtime, ensuring vessel safety, efficient operations and profitability  Turku, Finland, 28 February...
March 1st, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar

World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar
World Fuel Services extends its physical bunker operations capacity in the port of Gibraltar with the addition of two barges World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in port of Gibraltar Miami, Florida, US (27 February 2019) – World Fuel Services (WFS), via its fully owned subsidiary Gib Oil...
February 27th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico

Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico
… sponsor Clara Crowley Crowley Christens LNG-Powered Ship MV Taíno in Puerto Rico, Heralding New Era of World-Class Supply Chain Service   (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico; Feb. 22, 2019) – Crowley Maritime Corp. christened the U.S.-flag combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ship MV Taíno...
February 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG | Read More

FREE Marine Fuel White Paper from VeriFuel

FREE Marine Fuel White Paper from VeriFuel
Charlotte Røjgaard Marine fuel quality analysis by VeriFuel helps prevent ship engine failure, unscheduled maintenance and downtime. As part of VeriFuel’s marine industry thought leadership, our Global Technical Manager, Charlotte Røjgaard, has published a white paper titled – Investigative...
February 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program
.. The technology group Wärtsilä’s EnergoProFin, an energy saving propeller cap that delivers average fuel savings of two percent, has been listed in the 2019 Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s EcoAction Program which provides harbour dues discounts for vessels calling on the Port of Vancouver...
February 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine integrated solutions save costs for China ro-ro ships

Shell Marine integrated solutions save costs for China ro-ro ships
Hainan Strait Shipping Co Ltd. Shell Marine’s recommendations on medium-speed engine oils selection have saved the equivalent of around $123,000 annually for its customer Hainan Strait Shipping Co. Ltd, one of China’s leading operators of ro-ro tonnage. On Shell’s advice, Hainan Strait Shipping...
February 18th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

VeriFuel calls for cooperation and transparency across the marine fuel supply chain ahead of 2020

VeriFuel calls for cooperation and transparency across the marine fuel supply chain ahead of 2020
Charlotte Røjgaard 2020 provides the shipping industry an opportunity to further improve practices in the bunker fuel supply chain, says VeriFuel Sharing of information and fuel data will be vital in helping to ensure that quality issues are addressed Ship owners, ship managers, and charterers should...
February 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, Technical, Technology | Read More

BHP and NYK use GoodFuels biofuel to progress decarbonisation goals

BHP and NYK use GoodFuels biofuel to progress decarbonisation goals
Picture credit: GoodFuels Marine BHP, NYK, GoodFuels and BLOC collaborate to progress sustainable biofuel bunkering in Rotterdam, verified with blockchain Rotterdam, 4 February 2019: Today global mining company BHP, Japanese shipping company NYK, leading sustainable biofuel company GoodFuels and...
February 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment | Read More

Join us at Maritime Week Americas • Early Bird tickets available

Join us at Maritime Week Americas • Early Bird tickets available
We’re delighted to announce that Maritime Week Americas is returning to Fort Lauderdale this year, a stones’ throw from Port Everglades, one of the most important cruise, petroleum and container ports in the Americas. MWA is a hugely popular week-long series of events created to bring together...
January 31st, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for their project on an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier design

ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for their project on an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier design
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) based on its Rule Part GF which adopts IGF Code (regulation for ships using low-flashpoint fuels) to Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) for their project on the concept design of an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier. Speaking...
January 31st, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Manage Your Marine Fuel with VeriFuel

Manage Your Marine Fuel with VeriFuel
In a recent survey of Bureau Veritas – VeriFuel, its customers from around the globe, 97% agreed that VeriFuel meet their needs very well or extremely well. VeriFuel is Bureau Veritas’ comprehensive fuel monitoring program designed for the marine industry. Supported by our network of laboratories...
January 29th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Planning for 2020 IMO’s sulphur cap has already started

Planning for 2020 IMO’s sulphur cap has already started
… Aderco, one of the world’s leading maritime fuel treatment companies, is reminding ship owners, ship managers and operators that they should already have started planning to comply with the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap. Olivier Baiwir, CEO of Aderco, believes some in the maritime industry...
January 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Bunker delivery note amendments enter into force as sulphur 2020 requirement looms

Bunker delivery note amendments enter into force as sulphur 2020 requirement looms
MARPOL amendments entered into force on 1 January 2019. Data collection on fuel oil consumption by larger ships begins. Also, IMSBC Code amendments entered into force. http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/01-MARPOLamendments01012019.aspx   Amendments to the bunker delivery note...
January 8th, 2019 | Bunkering, IMO | Read More

Sovcomflot orders three LNG-fuelled tankers from Zvezda shipyard

Sovcomflot orders three LNG-fuelled tankers from Zvezda shipyard
plexOn 28 December 2018, Sovcomflot (SCF Group) placed an order at Zvezda shipbuilding complex for construction of three new generation product carriers that use cleaner-burning LNG fuel as their primary fuel. Three MR-class vessels will have a deadweight (DWT) of 51,000 tonnes each. They will transport...
January 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Repsol Lubricants commits to Total Lubmarine Network

Repsol Lubricants commits to Total Lubmarine Network
Elsa Dias de la Fuente, Marine & Power Generation Manager, Lubricants and Specialized Products, Repsol; Francisco Javier Miranda Cordente, Spain Lubricants Director, Repsol; Robert Joore, General Manager, Total Lubmarine and David Pivetta, Commercial Director Marine Lubricants South Europe/ Africa/...
January 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Key industry players join forces to discuss IMO 2020 at the annual Middle East Bunkering Convention

Key industry players join forces to discuss IMO 2020 at the annual Middle East Bunkering Convention
Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes The IMO 2020 0.50% Sulphur Cap and the huge impact it will have on the marine fuel supply chain will be the focus of the fourth annual Middle East Bunkering Convention, taking place in Dubai between 21-24 January 2019, less than a year before the new regulation kicks in. The Convention...
January 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Inauguration ceremony of the first cold ironing installation in Eastern Mediterranean at the port of Killini

Inauguration ceremony of the first cold ironing installation in Eastern Mediterranean at the port of Killini
Inauguration ceremony with attendees: Mr Nektarios Santorinios/ Alternate Minister, Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Insular Policy, Greece, Mr Dionysios Kalamatianos/ ex General Secretary of the Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Insular Policy, Greece, Mr Nabil Iosif Morant/ Mayor of Andravida‐ Killini,President...
December 24th, 2018 | Bunkering, Energy, Environment | Read More