Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

The LNG Fuel Finder – a new service for LNGi

The LNG Fuel Finder – a new service for LNGi
Hamburg/Høvik, 26 May 2017: Just in time for Nor-Shipping, DNV GL will launch the LNG Fuel Finder – a new tool on its LNG business intelligence portal LNGi. The new LNG Fuel Finder service will allow shipowners and charterers to register their interest in using LNG as a ship fuel free of charge,...
May 26th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

New LUKOIL Marine Cylinder MCL Extra approved by MAN and WinGD

New LUKOIL Marine Cylinder MCL Extra approved by MAN and WinGD
NAVIGO MCL Extra shows excellent piston cleanliness on E.R.TALINN at end of trial inspection Ready for the 2020 sulphur cap?   There is a big change in fuels ahead of us and the fuel suppliers are busy looking into several options. However, regardless of whether de-sulphurisation, MGO or distillate...
May 25th, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

World Fuel Services heads to Nor-Shipping

World Fuel Services heads to Nor-Shipping
World Fuel Services sells fuel and delivers services to its clients at more than 8,000 locations in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. Showcasing at Nor-Shipping for the first time; global fuel logistics, transaction management and payment processing company, World Fuel Services (WFS)...
May 23rd, 2017 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

ClassNK Consulting Service launches Bunker Fuel Oil Analysis Service

ClassNK Consulting Service launches Bunker Fuel Oil Analysis Service
Leading classification ClassNK’s subsidiary, ClassNK Consulting Service (NKCS) has officially launched its Bunker Fuel Oil Analysis Service.  It is important to understand the properties of bunker fuel oil in order to ensure the safety of vessels and to prevent equipment failure. NKCS’s Bunker Fuel...
May 15th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shell provides smarter solutions to simplify ship owners’ operations and help reduce costs

Shell provides smarter solutions to simplify ship owners’ operations and help reduce costs
Shell Marine is offering smarter solutions to simplify owner operations Shell Marine is introducing its Marine Integrated Lubrication and Expert Solutions (MILES) programme, its new and unique approach in lubricants management.  This new initiative includes combining purchasing options, services and...
May 10th, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Up to 10% Fuel Saving and less than 1 year Pay-off from OptixMarine

Up to 10% Fuel Saving and less than 1 year Pay-off from OptixMarine
NEW SOLUTION FOR FUEL OPTIMIZATION We are proud to present a new solution at Nor-Shipping. A unique solution for “Optimization of Engine” which enables fuel savings for the owner. 5-10% fuel saving Pay-off less than 1 year Lower emission temperatures For more...
May 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Apr-2017 MODIFICATION TO FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama PORT CONGESTION Shanghai, China Modification to fuel requirements in Canal waters Friday, April 21, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama OP Notice to Shipping N-1-2017, “Vessel Requirements”, Section...
April 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design

CMM, HHI, Wärtsila and DNV GL reveal LPGreen concept design
Nikolaos Kakalis, DNV GL’s Manager for R&D and Advisory Services in South East Europe and Middle East Tokyo, 5 April 2017: In connection with the Gastech 2017 conference and exhibition in Tokyo, project partners Consolidated Marine Management (CMM), Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Wärtsilä Oil...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Massive LNG Storage Tanks Arrive for Crowley’s Jacksonville Bunkering Facility

New Massive LNG Storage Tanks Arrive for Crowley’s Jacksonville Bunkering Facility
Two massive, 260-ton cryogenic storage tanks, manufactured by Chart Ferux in the Czech Republic, were delivered on March 26th, 2017, and are being installed by Eagle LNG Partners and Crowley Maritime Corp. at a new shore-side liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering facility being constructed at the Port...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Ports & Terminals | Read More

20|20 Marine Energy Makes Key Appointment In Europe

20|20 Marine Energy Makes Key Appointment In Europe
Per Funch Nielsen Per Funch-Nielsen appointed Senior Associate for Europe to drive further growth 20|20 Marine Energy, a leading maritime consultancy, today announced the appointment of Per Funch-Nielsen as a Senior Associate for Europe. The move is on the back of increased demand from all stakeholders...
April 5th, 2017 | Bunkering | Read More

Glander International Bunkering makes double hire in Mumbai

Glander International Bunkering makes double hire in Mumbai
Shaifali Gusain Glander International Bunkering, one of the industry’s oldest bunker trading and brokering firms has announced the hire of two new traders for their Mumbai office; Shaifali Gusain and Nildeep Dholakia. The hire is strategically aligned with the company’s continued efforts to cultivate...
April 4th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

AET selects LNG dual fuel option for newbuild Aframaxes

AET selects LNG dual fuel option for newbuild Aframaxes
Yee Yang Chien – MISC President CEO Leading tanker owner backs LNG fuel to improve environmental footprint 03 April, 2017, Singapore – AET, one of the world’s leading petroleum and chemical tanker owners and operators, announced today that up to four of its new Aframax tankers currently...
April 3rd, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion…

Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion…
“Poseidon Med II participated at the AII & EUSAIR Round Table discussion on Transport & Energy Connections” LNG Bunkering and Small-Scale LNG initiatives were highlighted by Poseidon Med II delegates at the Round Table discussion on Transport & Energy Connections, which was co-organised...
March 31st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell is first lubricants supplier to secure IMPA ACT Accreditation

Shell is first lubricants supplier to secure IMPA ACT Accreditation
Shell’s marine lubricant supply network extends to more than 700 ports in 58 countries Shell Marine has become the first company involved in the development, supply and support of marine lubricants to receive accreditation under the International Marine Purchasing Association’s IMPA ACT Sustainable...
March 20th, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
08-Mar-2017 ANCHORAGE AREA REORGANISATION: ENTRY RESTRICTION TO FOAA “G” AREA Fujairah, United Arab Emirates LNG BUNKERING Rotterdam & Amsterdam, Netherlands Anchorage area reorganisation: entry restriction to FOAA “G” Area Wednesday, March 8, 2017, Fujairah, United...
March 8th, 2017 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ClassNK appoints new Executive Vice President

ClassNK appoints new Executive Vice President
Dr. Toshiyuki Shigemi Tokyo – Effective 7 March 2016, Dr. Toshiyuki Shigemi has been appointed as Executive Vice President as well as Executive Director of ClassNK. Yasushi Nakamura has stepped down as Senior Executive Vice President, and has been appointed as an Advisor to the Society. Dr. Shigemi...
March 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports
Simulator’s graphics view of a typical feeder vessel operating at Port of Patras/ Source: Patras LNG Bunkering Manoeuvring Simulation Study Report, November 2016) Since November 2016, a series of navigation simulation workshops have been delivered by the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II in...
February 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

IBIA celebrates 24th Annual Dinner

IBIA celebrates 24th Annual Dinner
Robin Meech Another successful event as Association continues to grow its reach and influence, introducing new Chief Executive and board members to the membership. Around 1,000 marine fuel professionals attended the prestigious International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) annual dinner on Monday...
February 21st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Bunkering, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink | Read More

Harnessing the intangible

Harnessing the intangible
Wärtsilä and IMarEST teams Dubai, UAE – Getting an accurate insight into a vessel’s hull fouling condition from energy consumption data is vital for maintaining vessel performance to economically feasible standards. The real-time analysis of “big data” per factors such as weather, water...
February 20th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Justin Murphy takes up role as Chief Executive of IBIA

Justin Murphy takes up role as Chief Executive of IBIA
Justin Murphy Murphy has leadership experience at CEO and Board level with both shipping companies and commodity traders. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) is pleased to introduce its new Chief Executive, Justin Murphy, who brings with him an impressive and relevant leadership record....
February 9th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

New head of Total Lubmarine shares vision

New head of Total Lubmarine shares vision
Robert Joore Robert Joore, the new General Manager of leading marine lubricants supplier Total Lubmarine has laid out his vision for the company, focusing on developing a range of innovative solutions for ship operators operating in poor freight markets in a low-sulphur era.  Speaking at the company’s...
February 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Going with the flow…

Going with the flow…
General bunker operation GOING WITH THE FLOW: World Fuel Services welcomes the introduction of mandatory mass flow metering in Singapore. In a move which has been widely hailed as a landmark moment for the bunker industry, the use of mass flow metering (MFM) for heavy fuel oil bunker deliveries in Singapore...
February 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Regulatory, Technology | Read More

Aderco Commits to Stronger Maritime Future with New Investment in the UK

Aderco Commits to Stronger Maritime Future with New Investment in the UK
… (02 JANUARY 2017, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM) Leading fuel treatment specialist Aderco has opened an operational base in the UK to serve the marine markets here, in the US and the Caribbean in response to growing demand. Aderco chose the UK for its strategic location as well as its importance to...
February 3rd, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Stores and Provisions, Technology | Read More

Institute of Bunker Buyers & Consumers joins IBIA

Institute of Bunker Buyers & Consumers joins IBIA
IBIA’S CEO Peter Hall Boost for both organisations, giving buyers a stronger voice within the global bunker industry association. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) and the Institute of Bunker Buyers & Consumers (IBBC) are pleased to announce that IBBC will become a sub-group...
January 26th, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering | Read More

Marine fuel price information – time for a change?

Marine fuel price information – time for a change?
A New Year is always a good time to make some changes… If you currently use a bunker price service, make sure you look at the Bunkerspot Price Index (BPi) when reviewing your subscription options. If you would like access to price information but have been deterred by the high cost of subscription...
January 24th, 2017 | Bunkering, Markets | Read More