Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas
Mr. Caio Zapata M, Chief Executive Officer, ÉNESTAS Largest private LNG business in Mexico boosts SEA\LNG’s presence in the Americas LONDON, 9 August 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine...
August 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Fuel contamination – a get me home solution?

Fuel contamination – a get me home solution?
An example of a damaged plunger Contaminated fuel now also found in the world’s largest ship refuelling hub, Singapore, in addition to the Americas, has resulted in engine failures and mechanical damage according to a recent report from a Singapore-based marine fuel surveyor. Given certain parameters,...
August 2nd, 2018 | Bunkering, Corruption, Environment, Technical, Technology | Read More

Crowley Adds Greater Velocity to U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain with First Sailing of new LNG-Powered ConRo Ship

Crowley Adds Greater Velocity to U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain with First Sailing of new LNG-Powered ConRo Ship
The “El Coqui” (San Juan, Puerto Rico; July 31, 2018) – Crowley Maritime Corp.’s new container/roll on-roll off “ConRo” ship El Coquí successfully delivered its first cargo from Jacksonville, Fla., to the company’s modernized Isla Grande Terminal in San Juan yesterday – a...
July 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Container shipping, LNG | Read More

Baleària to invest 60 million euros in switching to natural gas engines in five of its ferries

Baleària to invest 60 million euros in switching to natural gas engines in five of its ferries
The fery “Nápoles” This project is an addition to the two ‘smart ships’ propelled by LNG being built in Italy The shipping company is maintaining its strategic commitment to this clean energy due to its competitivity and commitment to the environment The company Baleària is taking...
July 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

BLOC announces consortium for blockchain in bunkering with Lloyd’s Register, BIMCO, Precious Shipping, Bostomar, IBIA, and GoodFuels

BLOC announces consortium for blockchain in bunkering with Lloyd’s Register, BIMCO, Precious Shipping, Bostomar, IBIA, and GoodFuels
Image by Igor Grochev/Shutterstock.comBlockchain technology set to increase in transparency and traceability in marine fuel supply chain. Consortium will demonstrate the application of blockchain as a means of facilitating an increase in transparency and traceability in marine fuel supply chain as part...
July 26th, 2018 | Associations, BIMCO, Bunkering, Corruption, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!

IBIA: Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020!
Please join us in Copenhagen (6 – 8 November 2018) at our IBIA Annual Convention to learn more about both. The IBIA Annual Convention is one of the most anticipated Bunker and Shipping events in the industry. Around 200 delegates, including Ship Owners, Bunker Suppliers, Traders, Port Authorities,...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New performance indicator enables effective fuel savings, increased efficiency and early damage detection in diesel engines

New performance indicator enables effective fuel savings, increased efficiency and early damage detection in diesel engines
.. Preliminary report on the SMM trade fair in Hamburg (4-7 September 2018) New performance indicator enables effective fuel savings, increased efficiency and early damage detection in diesel engines Reliable results even at elevated pressure ranges up to 350 bar Fuel consumption in shipping and...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

EEAC Kick Off Meeting

EEAC Kick Off Meeting
Wim Groenendijk, President at Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE) presenting Poseidon Med II / External Expert Advisor Committee Meeting On June 22nd 2018 the External Expert Advisory Committee (EEAC) held its opening meeting at the Piraeus Marine Club. The event was marked by the attendance of top Professionals...
July 11th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

ISO specification is another step forward for Methanol as marine fuel

ISO specification is another step forward for Methanol as marine fuel
IMO decision to task international standards body with new standard reflects growth of interest as Methanol as a safe, clean marine fuel Singapore, 09 July 2018. The Methanol Institute has welcomed the decision of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to invite the International Organization...
July 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Environment | Read More

Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020.

Everybody is talking about Hygge and 2020.
Join us in Copenhagen and learn about both first hand! The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) would like to welcome you to the IBIA Annual Convention 2018, on 6th-8th November 2018, at the Scandic Kødbyen hotel in Copenhagen. The IBIA Annual Convention is one of the most anticipated Bunker...
July 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint project on an LNG-fuelled 200K DWT bulk carrier design

ClassNK grants AIP to NYK Line and Japan Marine United for their joint project on an LNG-fuelled 200K 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 NYK Line and Japan Marine United (JMU) for their joint project on the concept design of an LNG-fueled 200K DWT...
July 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Pollution | Read More

HFW Briefing – Bunker contamination in the US Gulf

HFW Briefing – Bunker contamination in the US Gulf
Paul Dean Following recent reports of marine fuel contamination on an unprecedented scale in the US Gulf Region, we briefly consider some of the issues arising for those affected parties, including shipowners, time charterers and bunker suppliers Background Reports suggest that possibly up to one hundred...
July 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Legal | Read More

Continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel critical to meeting air Quality & GHG emissions targets

Continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel critical to meeting air Quality & GHG emissions targets
SEA\LNG counsels a pragmatic view on the future of maritime fuels LONDON, 3 July 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today reiterated how critical continuing investment in LNG as a marine fuel...
July 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Energy, LNG | Read More

Motor oils, additives and other chemical helpers

Motor oils, additives and other chemical helpers
… Danvolt presents LIQUI MOLY’s Marine Line at Seawork International exhibition in Southampton July 2018 – At the Seawork International exhibition in Southampton, Danvolt presents the Marine product line of LIQUI MOLY. “LIQUI MOLY has more than 60 years of experience with internal combustion...
July 2nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers
An artist’s impression of PRO 1 Project key to building a reliable global-scale bunkering network  Athens, Greece, June 27th 2018 – ABS has signed a pioneering Joint Development Program (JDP) with  probunkers  to provide technical support as they embark on designing a fleet of specialist...
June 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Crowley adds 40 new ISO tanks to meet customer demand

Crowley adds 40 new ISO tanks to meet customer demand
ISO Tanks Additional Equipment Ups Company’s Annual Capacity to 20 Million Gallons of LNG (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 19, 2018) ­– In response to high customer demand in Puerto Rico, Crowley Fuels has acquired 40 additional ISO tanks for its Caribbean group that will be used to supply, transport...
June 19th, 2018 | Bunkering, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Total Lubmarine obtains NOLs from MAN for Lubricant Products

Total Lubmarine obtains NOLs from MAN for Lubricant Products
.. Paris, France. 14, 2018 – Global marine lubricant provider Total Lubmarine has announced that it has received two No Objection Letters (NOL) from equipment manufacturer MAN Diesel and Turbo – in recognition of the effectiveness of two of its products. These latest NOLs re-affirm the close relationship...
June 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Increased transparency and knowledge of supply chain will solve contamination issues says 20|20 Marine Energy

Increased transparency and knowledge of supply chain will solve contamination issues says 20|20 Marine Energy
Industry must develop understanding of marine fuel supply, shun apathy and instigate processes that ensure viable products, or face unparalleled contamination challenges for vessels post 2020 NEW YORK – 13th June 2018: 20|20 Marine Energy, a leading maritime consultancy, today stated that the shipping...
June 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Energy | Read More

Fuelsave introduces fuel consumption and emissions abatement game-changer

Fuelsave introduces fuel consumption and emissions abatement game-changer
FS Marine+ efficiency has been verified during pilot tests aboard a heavy lift vessel FUELSAVE GmbH, a German energy efficiency start up for fuel and emissions reduction, has launched a ground-breaking technology capable of optimising the fuel consumption efficiency of all marine diesel engines. The...
June 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment | Read More

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought

IBIA’s Justin Murphy food-for-thought
IBIA’s CEO Justin Murphy With Posidonia 2018  in full swing we were more than fortunate to have IBIA’s (International Bunker Industry’s Association) CEO Justin Murphy responding live to two of the sector’s most  important issues. Viewers can listen to his live interview with allaboutshipping...
June 8th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Bunkering, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Shell Marine 40 launched for tug and fishing markets

Shell Marine 40 launched for tug and fishing markets
Formulated for tugs and fishing vessels Shell Marine 40 enhances engine performance onboard some of the hardest working assets at sea Shell Marine is launching Shell Marine 40, an engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments, to support and help enhance the performance...
June 6th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…

Full Steam ahead for clean shipping fuel…
… FULL STEAM AHEAD FOR CLEAN SHIPPING FUEL AS POSIDONIA SETS GLOBAL MARITIME ENERGY AGENDA Clean fuel is one of global shipping’s hottest topics as the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 deadline for a global sulphur limit in fuel oil used on board ships is fast approaching. And as...
June 5th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News | Read More

SUMMETH project gives green light to adoption of Methanol as a sustainable marine fuel

SUMMETH project gives green light to adoption of Methanol as a sustainable marine fuel
The SUMMETH project has concluded that methanol fuel offers immediate environmental benefits and a zero-carbon pathway for ferries and coastal craft. (Photo credit: Truls Persson ) Project finds methanol offers immediate environmental benefits and zero-carbon pathway for ferries and coastal craft, giving...
May 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scrubber technology must meet challenges of lifecycle costs and durability

Scrubber technology must meet challenges of lifecycle costs and durability
Neil Anderson, Director of Marine Technologies at LAB. Notion that scrubbers, are large, alloy units that are hard to install, maintain, and recycle needs to evolve, says manufacturer PARIS – 30 May 2018 – Global market-leader in flue gas treatment and desulphurisation, LAB, part of the CNIM Group,...
May 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Insight, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technology | Read More

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…

A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework…
Poseidon Med II representatives with the Minister Kouroumplis during the presentation of the Presidential Decree* A major milestone for Poseidon Med II work on regulatory framework: Presidential Decree for LNG Bunkering in Greece Greek Minister of Shipping P. Kouroumplis presented the Presidential Decree...
May 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More