Posts Tagged ‘Shell’

Why Innovate?

Why Innovate?
Carleen Lyden – Walker Why Innovate? Looking Ahead with SeaAhead It was my distinct honor yesterday to attend a Maritime Innovation Summit hosted in Boston by SHIPPINGInsight Partner, SeaAhead.  This was a gathering in an area they term the “Innovation Cluster” and, judging from the range...
May 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | 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

UK Shipping Minister Joins Prestigious Line-Up of Readers at Mission to Seafarers’ Carol Service

UK Shipping Minister Joins Prestigious Line-Up of Readers at Mission to Seafarers’ Carol Service
London, November 19, 2018 – International seafarer welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers, today announced that the UK shipping minister Nusrat Ghani MP has been confirmed as a reader at this year’s Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, sponsored by Shell. Ms Ghani joins a number of other well-known...
November 19th, 2018 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Religion | Read More

Sovcomflot tanker “Gagarin Prospect” successfully completes first commercial voyage from Primorsk to Rotterdam on LNG fuel

Sovcomflot tanker “Gagarin Prospect” successfully completes first commercial voyage from Primorsk to Rotterdam on LNG fuel
The “Gagarin Prospect” On 22 October 2018, Sovcomflot crude oil tanker Gagarin Prospect, operating on LNG fuel, successfully completed her voyage across the Baltic and North Seas from Primorsk to Rotterdam where she safely delivered a cargo of 104,815 tonnes of crude oil. For the pioneering...
October 24th, 2018 | Bunkering | Read More

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020
Joris Van Brussel. General Manager of SHELL Marine Marine lubricant choices to address International Maritime Organization restrictions on the fuels used by ships from 2020 must be based on verifiable cylinder oil performance data and engine testing to cover all operating conditions, according to the...
September 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers

SCF Group and Shell pioneer adoption of cleaner-burning LNG as a primary fuel for Aframax tankers
David Moorhouse, member of the Board of Directors at Sovcomflot, Chairman of the Committee for Innovative Development and Technical Policy of the Board of Directors; Evgeny Ambrosov, Senior Executive Vice-President of SCF Group; Mark Quartermain, Vice-President of Crude Trading for Shell; Dr. Grahaeme...
February 20th, 2018 | Chartering, LNG, Markets, Tankers | Read More

m/v Kobi Ruegg joins FUGRO’s survey vessels fleet

m/v Kobi Ruegg joins FUGRO’s survey vessels fleet
Fugro’s MV Kobi Ruegg will deliver Fugro’s marine site characterisation services to the offshore survey market, primarily in the Eastern Mediterranean and Red Sea. The newly named MV Kobi Ruegg has joined Fugro’s vessel fleet and is set to begin her first project in the Egyptian sector of the...
November 13th, 2017 | Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore
Shell Tuas Lubricants Plant Shell today opened an integrated lubricants and grease production facility in Tuas, Singapore. At 10 hectares, the site size is equivalent to almost 25 football pitches. It is Shell’s 3rd largest lubricants plant in the world and 2nd largest in Asia-Pacific, capable of producing...
November 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class

Prelude officially enters into Lloyd’s Register class
Prelude being towed to Australia 23 August 2017 – Shell’s floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility Prelude has officially entered into Lloyd’s Register (LR) class. At 488 metres long, 74 metres wide and displacing about 600,000 tonnes of water, Prelude is the largest floating offshore...
August 23rd, 2017 | Gas, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell to continue sharing latest technologies with future Philippine mariners

Shell to continue sharing latest technologies with future Philippine mariners
Signing the technical partnership renewal are University of Cebu President Atty. Augusto W. Go. (left) and Shell Marine Executive Director Jan Toschka Shell Marine has renewed its technical partnership for a further four years with the University of Cebu – Maritime Education and Training Center...
May 16th, 2017 | Maritime Education and Training | 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

Maersk Tankers, Norsepower, ETI, and Shell collaborate to test wind propulsion technology

Maersk Tankers, Norsepower, ETI, and Shell collaborate to test wind propulsion technology
Maersk P-Class Illustration with two 30×5 Norsepower Rotor Sails Norsepower’s fuel-efficient technology expected to save approximately 10% in fuel consumption and associated emissions on 109,647 DWT product tanker vessel Copenhagen, Helsinki, & London – 14 March 2017: Norsepower Oy Ltd....
March 14th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Environment, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Indonesia lubes plant ramps up production, now producing marine lubricants

Shell Indonesia lubes plant ramps up production, now producing marine lubricants
Argina T40 Jakarta, 9 November 2016 – Just over one year from the start of its operations, Shell’s newest lubricant oil blending plant (LOBP), located in Marunda Centre, near Jakarta, Indonesia, has more than doubled its production slate and is now producing 99 different products.  This includes...
November 9th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine announces latest cylinder lubricant development: Shell Alexia 140

Shell Marine announces latest cylinder lubricant development: Shell Alexia 140
Shell Marine has given ship owners an insight into the comprehensive approach driving its ground-breaking work to protect the most modern ultra-efficient diesel engines against cold corrosion while still optimizing cylinder oil feed rates, across the entire range of vessel operating conditions. Shell...
September 8th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Simpler, faster and better: the Shell LubeMonitor service

Simpler, faster and better: the Shell LubeMonitor service
Shell Marine will preview its revitalised Shell LubeMonitor service, a cylinder monitoring service at SMM, held in Hamburg, Germany from Sept 6-10, 2016. The revamped service will be simpler, faster and better, through a new software package called Marine Connect, which is designed to enhance data management...
August 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

North Sea oil strikers want your messages of support!

North Sea oil strikers want your messages of support!
Activists occupy Shell’s London offices. Photo: RMT North Sea oil strikers want to hear from you – that’s the message the ITF is delivering to its unions after an appeal from the RMT and Unite the Union, whose members are challenging an employer trying to slash their wages. 28/07/2016 – The...
July 28th, 2016 | Associations, HR, ITF, Labour Disputes, Strikes | Read More

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel
13 July 2016, London – Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, TOTE Inc. and Wärtsilä have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

SHELL: more ships operators relying on oil condition monitoring service

SHELL: more ships operators relying on oil condition monitoring service
As of April 2016, Shell Marine Products (SMP) has analysed over 50, 000 cylinder drain oils samples via its Shell Rapid Lubricants Analysis (RLA) service.  Shell RLA is an oil condition monitoring service that helps Shell Marine Products’ customers keep their vessels running smoothly. By identifying...
May 12th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shell Marine Products now available in 604 ports in 56 countries

Shell Marine Products now available in 604 ports in 56 countries
Shell Marine Products (SMP) continues to expand its global port network by adding more than 70 ports in less than one year as well as expanding its operation in 14 countries, which now stands at 604 ports in 56 countries. In 2016, SMP expanded product availability in: Argentina: Villa Constitucion India:...
April 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

LNGi – Shell, Rolls-Royce and MAN sign up for new DNV GL LNG intelligence portal

LNGi – Shell, Rolls-Royce and MAN sign up for new DNV GL LNG intelligence portal
Dr. Gerd-Michael Würsig DNV GL Hamburg,  21 March 2016: DNV GL’s new LNG intelligence portal (LNGi) aims to bring stakeholders from across the LNG industry together to share market intelligence and contribute to the uptake of LNG as a ship fuel. Leading LNG suppliers and engine manufacturers including,...
March 21st, 2016 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, IT and Communications, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Pumping up subsea processing with an industry project on standardization

Pumping up subsea processing with an industry project on standardization
A joint industry project (JIP) to standardize subsea processing systems has been kickstarted by DNV GL with industry partners Petrobras, Shell, Statoil and Woodside. Subsea development projects have been under substantial pressure due to cost inflation and the low oil price, prompting a need to simplify...
March 9th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Underwater Shipping | Read More

On Greece O&G: Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds

On Greece O&G: Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds
Marina S. Petroleka Negative Outlook For Licensing Rounds by Marina S. Petroleka, Head of Energy & Infrastructure Research at BMI Research.  Below and above-ground risks have deterred international participation in the Western Greece Onshore Licensing round. We expect an equally lacklustre result...
March 2nd, 2015 | Associations, Comment, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Gas, Insight, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Supply ships | Read More

New LNG Bunker Vessel for Shell to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines

New LNG Bunker Vessel for Shell to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines
The specialized LNG Bunker vessel to be built at the STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Company yard in South Korea on behalf of Shell will be powered by Wärtsilä DF dual-fuel engines Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 February 2015 at 10 am EET – A specialized LNG Bunker vessel to be built at the STX Offshore...
February 9th, 2015 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cargotec’s MacGregor signs Pusnes mooring system contract with Shell

Cargotec’s MacGregor signs Pusnes mooring system contract with Shell
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 24 NOVEMBER 2014 – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has signed a contract with Shell for a Pusnes permanent mooring system. Contract value is around EUR 20 million. “We are very happy to finalise this large contract, ” says Jan Martin Grindheim, Vice President, Offshore...
November 24th, 2014 | Company Profiles | Read More

SHELL launches Naturelle S4 stern tube fluid 100 to meet revised US EPA Regulations

SHELL launches Naturelle  S4 stern tube fluid 100 to meet revised US EPA Regulations
Shell has launched its new range of Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs), including Shell Naturelle S4 Stern Tube Fluid 100. The Shell Naturelle range of products enables ships entering US waters to comply with the revised 2013 Vessel General Permit (VGP). Shell Naturelle S4 Stern Tube Fluid...
November 20th, 2014 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technology | Read More