Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC   09-May-2019 TARIFF INCREASE ANNOUNCED Port Kembla, Australia BUNKER CRAFT OPERATOR LICENCE REVOKED Singapore Tariff increase announced Thursday, May 9, 2019, Port Kembla, Australia NSW Ports have announced that there will be an 3% increase to the tariff, effective...
May 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Corruption, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

Shipowners and Operators turn to onboard fuel compatibility testing to avoid stability issues in preparation for 2020

Shipowners and Operators turn to onboard fuel compatibility testing to avoid stability issues in preparation for 2020
Picture Credit: Tom Fisk/Pexels Shipowners and Operators turn to onboard fuel compatibility testing to avoid stability issues in preparation for 2020  UNITED KINGDOM, 1 May 2019 – Parker Kittiwake, a leading global manufacturer of condition monitoring technologies, is witnessing an increase in demand...
May 1st, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Apr-2019 SINGAPORE MPA TEMPORARILY SUSPENDS ERNPEC (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD’S BUNKER CRAFT OPERATOR LICENCE Singapore NEW REGULATIONS AND TARIFF AT TABONEO, BANJARMASIN PORT – INDONESIA Taboneo, Banjarmasin port – Indonesia NEW REGULATIONS AND TARIFF AT TABONEO Taboneo,...
April 29th, 2019 | Bunkering, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New research enables further savings with the Alfa Laval DuroShell heat exchanger for LNG

New research enables further savings with the Alfa Laval DuroShell heat exchanger for LNG
Alfa Laval DuroShell New research enables further savings with the Alfa Laval DuroShell heat exchanger for LNG With the DuroShell plate-and-shell heat exchanger, Alfa Laval continues to lead the way in technology for fuel gas systems. Optimized for use as an LNG vaporizer, the robust DuroShell provides...
April 26th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Bunkernet is excited for the successful 7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol

Bunkernet is excited for the successful  7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol
a full house with Unni Einemo at the podium Bunkernet is excited for the successful  7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol Bunkernet is excited to have welcomed more than 150 participants to the 7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference at Grand Resort Limassol on the 11th of April. Partnered with the...
April 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment | Read More

Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun

Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun
MWG speaker programme announced Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun Minister for the Port, the Hon. Gilbert Licudi QC MP announced yesterday, Tuesday 16th April, the programme of speakers for Maritime Week Gibraltar which takes place from 24 – 28 June.  ...
April 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

A NEW ERA IN BUNKERS: an Achilles heel for small companies ?

A NEW ERA IN BUNKERS:  an Achilles heel for small companies ?
Irene K. Notias A NEW ERA IN BUNKERS:  an Achilles heel for small companies ?              By Irene Notias, Bunker broker since 1998. Founder of Prime’s Bunkersplus and Prime Petroleum Services, Inc.   In 21 years working in the international bunker & shipping businesses, I have...
April 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Comment | Read More

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar

Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar
North P&I’s Gordon Robertson, Director (Greece) and Tony Allen, Director (Greece) Bunker quality, safety management & early intervention top the agenda at North P&I Greek seminar 10 April 2019 – North P&I Club put bunker quality issues and safety management centre-stage at...
April 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Regulatory | Read More

WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology

WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology
WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology – WinGD and ExxonMobil co-operate to advance adoption of smart shipping technology Deal integrates the benefits of WinGD’s WiDE predictive maintenance system with ExxonMobil’s Mobil Serv℠ Cylinder Condition...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019
The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019 NOON REPORT GLOBAL: DNV GL focusing on ‘energy transition’ opportunities In its newly-published 2018 Annual Report, DNV GL has argued that a rapid energy transition over the next decade will be ‘a great source of risk and of opportunity’ for both the group...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shell Marine launches Shell Alexia 40 lubricant ahead of IMO 2020 regulation changes

Shell Marine launches Shell Alexia 40 lubricant ahead of IMO 2020 regulation changes
The New Shell Alexia Range Shell Marine launches Shell Alexia 40 lubricant ahead of IMO 2020 regulation changes In support of customer preparedness for IMO 2020, Shell Marine is introducing Shell Alexia 40 – a new two-stroke engine cylinder oil specifically for use with engines running on 0.5% sulphur...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

MOL Nordic Tankers A/S extends live trial to whole fleet with 20|20 Marine Energy and Bunkermetric after successful pilot

MOL Nordic Tankers A/S extends live trial to whole fleet with 20|20 Marine Energy and Bunkermetric after successful pilot
MOL Nordic Ace MOL NORDIC TANKERS A/S EXTENDS LIVE TRIAL TO WHOLE FLEET WITH 20|20 MARINE ENERGY AND BUNKERMETRIC AFTER SUCCESSFUL PILOT  MOL Nordic Tanker A/S conducting live trials on its whole fleet with BunkerPlanner software to optimize marine fuel procurement and reduce fuel costs by 2% to 4%...
April 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, IT and Communications, Tankers | Read More

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!

Do you want to be part of 2020 Bunker historic changes, then take part on the IBIA Annual Convention 2019!
With the IBIA Annual Convention 2018, in Copenhagen rated as the #1 Convention of 2018 in the Global Shipping industry, by AllAboutShipping.co.uk,  the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 promises to be even better. The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) would like to see you at the IBIA Annual...
April 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, News, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design

DNV GL awards ShipInox first AiP for OSV based LNG bunker vessel design
AiP handover session in Norway (from left): Magnus Lindgren (DNV GL), Pål Spilleth (DNV GL), Johan P. Tutturen (DNV GL), Ivar Kollsgård (ShipInox), Rune Østbøe (ShipInox), Endre O. Sund (ShipInox) and Karolina Lundgren (Norwegian Maritime Authority). (Source: DNV GL) DNV GL awards ShipInox first...
April 2nd, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule

IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule
IMO infographic highlights benefits of IMO 2020 sulphur rule Infographic can be downloaded here: ow.ly/DJkc30oh5Y3  The main type of “bunker” oil for ships is heavy fuel oil, derived as a residue from crude oil distillation. Crude oil contains sulphur which, following combustion in the engine,...
April 1st, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

Lloyd’s Register provides independent measurement on the outcome of Genoil’s GHU demonstration

Lloyd’s Register provides independent measurement on the outcome of Genoil’s GHU demonstration
Lloyd’s Register provides independent measurement on the outcome of Genoil’s GHU demonstration Landmark process demonstration, shows that Genoil’s GHU unit can convert High Sulphur Heavy Fuel Oil into 2020 compliant marine fuel NEW YORK – 28 March 2019 – Genoil Inc., the publicly traded...
March 28th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?

Are you ready for 2020 Fuels?
Are you ready for 2020 Fuels? IBC 2019 will most likely be the last conference to get the latest status, market overviews and solutions before you set sail into these challenging waters.  Bureau Veritas VeriFuel is proud to be the main sponsor of the International Bunker Conference (IBC) for the fourth...
March 26th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

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