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Rolls-Royce's first mobile MTU gas engines get Doeksen go-ahead
15 Dec 2017
First two pre-production units were accepted by client after completing performance tests.

Damen wins contract to convert dredger to LNG
15 Dec 2017
Conversion will be first of its kind in Europe.

Green Award launches Platinum label for zero-emission inland ships
15 Dec 2017
First inland navigation vessel with zero emissions is expected to be certified in 2018.

Engines 'in better shape' with LNG bunkers: Viking Grace engineer
15 Dec 2017
Engineer notes improvement compared to ships running on regular fuel.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
15 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Oil prices had another volatile day yesterday
15 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Wartsila and MHI-MME to market new energy-saving solution for ships
14 Dec 2017
Companies team up to improve power and propulsion for ships.

Chevron releases methanol and lubricants white paper
14 Dec 2017
Document explores the role of Chevron's cylinder lubricants in the operation of two methanol-fuelled ships.

Singapore injects more capital to fund LNG bunker vessel newbuilds
14 Dec 2017
Applications now open for interested firms to apply for funding of up to S$3m per vessel.

Once again US crude production reaches three-decade output high
14 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
14 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

GTT and DSEC to jointly build LNG bunker tanks
14 Dec 2017
Partners to provide 'integrated offer' for shipowners looking to install LNG fuel tank technology.

Germany accepting online requests to fund LNG conversions
13 Dec 2017
Funding initiative is designed to promote the use of LNG in German shipping.

Brittany Ferries secures financing for LNG-fuelled ferry newbuild
13 Dec 2017
Ferry operator will be first to receive financing under the EIB's EUR 750m Green Shipping Guarantee programme.

Trelleborg supplies solutions to world's first floating LNG ship-to-shore system
13 Dec 2017
Firm says collaboration showcases scope of applications for new LNG transfer infrastructure.

Singapore sets new 12-month bunker sales record as November volumes rise
13 Dec 2017
Nov sales up 4.2% YoY and 7.7% MoM. Port sold 50.245m tonnes between Dec and Nov.

Brent nearly hit upper sixties before retreating to $64
13 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
13 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Fujairah secures development capital, eyes growth
12 Dec 2017
Agreement signed to develop quays, storage areas, and deepen berths to attract larger vessels.

Algeciras receives first LNG bunker delivery in five years
12 Dec 2017
Cement carrier supplied in Algeciras's second ever LNG bunkering operation.

Bunker supplier Skangas to source LNG from UK's Isle of Grain terminal
12 Dec 2017
Becomes first firm to land a small-scale LNG supply agreement with a UK import terminal.

Brent around two-year-high as critical pipeline closes
12 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
12 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

PT2SB lands $1.25bn financing for Malaysia terminal
12 Dec 2017
Facility to store refined products, crude, petrochemical products and LPG.

Researchers claim 'big step forward' in efficient production of non-food biofuel
11 Dec 2017
Project develops new solvent for dissolving biomass cellulose.

Antwerp backs construction of five zero-emission barges
11 Dec 2017
Port to invest in the construction of hybrid, zero-emission barges as part of EUR 1.4m project.

Bunker-themed playlist for end-of-year office party
11 Dec 2017
Key topics of the year covered in marine fuel tracklist.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
11 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Oil starts off the week where it ended... around $63
11 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Quadrise delivers presentation to shareholders at AGM
08 Dec 2017
MSAR fuel supplier discusses 2017 performance and presents outlook for next year.

Tug beats fuel savings forecast in Azipod D trials
08 Dec 2017
ABB's first bunker-saving Azipod D propulsion system now in operation.

New report ranks biofuel as best zero-emission solution
08 Dec 2017
Batteries 'simply not competitive'; hydrogen and ammonia 'the middle ground'.

LNG tank retrofit for large boxships gets DNV GL approval
08 Dec 2017
Concept designed to make it easier for owners to refit existing ships with an LNG fuel system.

Price volatility on mixed news and events
08 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
08 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

ME-GI/ME-LGI dual-fuel engines reach 100,000 operating hours
07 Dec 2017
Teekay praises dual-fuel technology and collaboration with MAN Diesel & Turbo.

GTT focuses on growing fuel-related services with 75% stake in Ascenz
07 Dec 2017
Acquisition of bunker-saving solutions firm 'will prove to be very useful', says GTT.

Shipowners urged to renew Danish bunker certificate
07 Dec 2017
Bunker certificates typically expire on February 20.

Shell secures lubricant deal with Cosco Shipping for seven ULCCs
07 Dec 2017
Order covers full range of marine lubricants, onboard testing and analysis.

Oil dropped after bearish oil EIA report
07 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
07 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Geos Blyth terminal: 'patch of mud' to bunkering hub in four years
06 Dec 2017
Bunker supplier highlights how facility has transformed into a 'busy' refuelling location.

Zero-emission vessel study to be released in December
06 Dec 2017
Report identifies the drivers that need to be in place to make zero-emission vessels a competitive solution.

New turbocharging system could slash bunker costs by up to 3%: ABB
06 Dec 2017
FiTS2 described as 'the result of ABB's continued commitment to reduce fuel consumption and emissions'.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
06 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Huge gasoline stock build, OPEC (over)compliance and US economic data
06 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Genoil inks accord to develop oil and gas fields and use desulphurization technology
06 Dec 2017
Firm says its it will be able to convert crude into low-sulphur fuel at a 'fraction of the cost of traditional refining processes'.

Monjasa seeks bunker traders in Panama
05 Dec 2017
Ideal candidates will have previous experience in the maritime or oil industry - preferably bunkering.

LNG bunkers 'our main focus': TMFGS CEO Olivier Jouny
05 Dec 2017
CEO says Total is now 'a major player' in LNG refuelling following CMA CGM deal.

Classification contract signed for CMA CGM's nine LNG-fuelled boxships
05 Dec 2017
Two Chinese shipyards ink contract with certification agency Bureau Veritas.

All eyes (back) on US shale oil producers
05 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
05 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Wartsila launches more powerful MDO-to-HFO engine with 'almost same' bunker consumption
04 Dec 2017
New engine features an increased cylinder output of 220 kilowatts.

Total to supply CMA CGM with 3m tonnes of LNG bunkers over 10 years
04 Dec 2017
Supply agreement covers LNG fuel and lubricants for nine giant newbuild boxships.

Wartsila unveils system that uses tanker VOCs as bunker fuel
04 Dec 2017
Patent-pending innovation is designed to offer 'significant' bunker savings.

World Fuel Services declares quarterly cash dividend
04 Dec 2017
Dividend payout is in line with the amount paid since April 2015.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
04 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Focus turning to US oil production
04 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

One-year countdown: world's first fully LNG-fuelled cruise ship to set sail in Dec 2018
01 Dec 2017
The AIDAnova is due to depart for the Canary Islands on Dec 2 next year.

Global Risk Management becomes licensed investment firm
01 Dec 2017
Company will add Danish word for investment firm to its name in all legally binding documents.

KVH Videotel launches LNG bunkering training course
01 Dec 2017
Programme based on SGMF competency and assessment guidelines.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
01 Dec 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Aegean secures $750m credit facility with $250m accordion option
01 Dec 2017
Three-year global borrowing base replaces the company's outgoing one-year $1 billion facility.

Oil price hangovers? Not so much
01 Dec 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Caterpillar in tie-up with Sanmar Shipyards to build hybrid tug
30 Nov 2017
Project to use Caterpillar's patented AVD system to improve fuel efficiency and vessel performance.

Corvus wins contract for new all-electric, battery-powered ferry
30 Nov 2017
All-electric ferry to be equipped with a 2.9MWh Orca Energy ESS to power all vessel operations.

Bunker suppliers must prepare for death of fossil fuels: ICS director
30 Nov 2017
Switch to alternative fuels and propulsion systems will be 'relentless and inevitable', says Simon Bennet.

Quadrise signs memorandum of agreement with JGC Corporation
30 Nov 2017
JGC to act as QFI's exclusive partner to jointly develop commercial MSAR projects.

OPEC meeting today
30 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
30 Nov 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

New research project targets emission-free ferries
29 Nov 2017
Initiative involves Color Line, Norled, Rolls-Royce and the Norwegian Coastal Administration.

Malta LNG bunkering study under way: source
29 Nov 2017
Study aims to identify the optimal solutions for the development of LNG bunkering infrastructure.

Teekay Offshore orders another two LNG-fuelled shuttle tankers
29 Nov 2017
Purchase commitment follows the company's previous order for two LNG-powered Shuttle Spirit tankers in July.

Dual-fuel MAN L23/30 engine granted type approval
29 Nov 2017
Engine passed its type approval test in Zhenjiang, China, earlier this month, says MAN.

Oil prices slightly down on oil stocks, OPEC jitters
29 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
29 Nov 2017
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

ABB's bunker-saving turbochargers top industry efficiency benchmark
28 Nov 2017
ABB says its latest turbochargers achieved a two percent efficiency improvement in recent test.

Wartsila to equip Shell's new LNG bunker barge
28 Nov 2017
Scope of products and solutions includes Wartsila's LNG cargo storage, handling, and control system.

ExxonMobil expects distillate fuel unit to start operating in H1 2018: source
28 Nov 2017
Delayed coker installed ahead of the expected surge in demand for MGO in 2020.

All eyes on the OPEC meeting in Vienna
28 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.



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