Archive for the ‘Bunkering’ Category

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

2020 Fuel Transition Clause for Time Charter Parties

2020 Fuel Transition Clause for Time Charter Parties
Marcus Dodds, partner, London At a Glance… BIMCO has last week released its two eagerly awaited standard clauses (the ‘2020 Marine Fuel Sulphur Content Clause for Time Charter Parties’ and the ‘2020 Fuel Transition Clause for Time Charter Parties’). Both are intended to address the International...
December 21st, 2018 | BIMCO, Bunkering, Chartering, Legal, Markets | Read More

PMII/ Dissemination event Heraklion

PMII/ Dissemination event Heraklion
From the seminar room of TEI Heraklion, Crete, where the event took place. Poseidon Med II Workshop at the Technological Educational Institution of Crete The European co-funded Poseidon Med II programme (PMII), organised a workshop at the Technological Educational Institute of Crete (TEI) in the context...
December 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Glander International Bunkering certified as a Great Place to Work®

Glander International Bunkering certified as a Great Place to Work®
Morten Langthjem, Managing Director of Glander International Bunkering Dubai, receives the official certificate from CEO of Great Place to Work, Dr. Michael Burchell Glander International Bunkering, a leading marine fuel and lubricant trading firm, has been selected as one of the UAE’s best workplaces...
December 20th, 2018 | Awards, Bunkering, Regulatory | Read More

Methanol as a marine fuel: IMarEST-Sea Commerce technical forum

Methanol as a marine fuel: IMarEST-Sea Commerce technical forum
  … For the maritime industry it is the moment of truth to decide on appropriate solutions to comply with the IMO’s 0.5% global marine fuels Sulphur limit and soon to be followed CO2 emissions compliance regulations. Methanol as marine fuel has the potential to address both the emissions regulations....
December 15th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, IMarEST, Pollution, Technical | Read More

The first shore-to-ship electrical supply connection in Eastern Mediterranean to kick-off at the port of Killini in Greece, 20 Dec.2018

The first shore-to-ship electrical supply connection in Eastern Mediterranean to kick-off at the port of Killini in Greece, 20 Dec.2018
… The Ro-pax Fior Di Levante will plug into the first shore power facility in Eastern Mediterranean region at a special inauguration ceremony taking place at Killini port on Thursday 20th December 2018 at 10.30. Though the installation of this green pioneering cold-ironing facility, developed...
December 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

World Fuel Services expands bunker operations in the US leading up to 2020

World Fuel Services expands bunker operations in the US leading up to 2020
World Fuel Services latest physical bunker supply to operate in the Columbia River – Click image to download Miami, Florida, US (December 14, 2018)  – World Fuel Services (WFS) is pleased to announce a new US based physical bunker supply operation. Starting mid-January, WFS will be operational...
December 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Methanol as Fuel

Methanol as Fuel
.. Weighing in on Methanol as a Marine Fuel Greetings from Dubai where I was invited to present at a conference entitled “Methanol as a Marine Fuel” produced by Capt. Saleem Alavi’s Sea Commerce. What a fascinating voyage into the opportunities, and challenges, presented by methanol as a bridge...
December 12th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Greek Shipowners applaud the important decision of the UN IMO MSC 100

Greek Shipowners applaud the important decision of the UN IMO MSC 100
Theodore El. Veniamis, president of the Union of Greek Shipowners Greek Shipowners applaud the important decision of the UN IMO MSC 100 to develop further measures to deal with the safety implications associated with the 2020 compliant marine fuels and their respective challenges The Union of the Greek...
December 10th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News, Organisations, UN | Read More

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020
Animation still of the Silverstream® System on the flat bottom of a vessel. Clean technology leader highlights changing attitudes in the shipping industry about the ability of proven clean technologies to realise fuel and emissions reductions aims London, 09 December 2018 – Silverstream Technologies,...
December 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology | Read More

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation
Picture credit: Matthew Henry/Burst Maritime Blockchain Labs announce real-world testing phase for technology solution that enhances traceability and trust in bunker fuel supply chain Copenhagen, 4 December 2018: Maritime Blockchain Labs (MBL), a partnership set up between Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
December 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More