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Prima Marine named exclusive bunker operator in Gwadar
23 Jun 2017
Bunker firm to soon also begin offering 380 cSt in a first for Pakistan.

Deeper OPEC cuts ahead?
23 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Gasum ups stake in LNG bunker supplier Skangas to 70%
23 Jun 2017
Gasum strengthens its position in the Nordic LNG market.

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

Battery specialist Corvus plans to use $4.9m loan for hybrid ferry projects
23 Jun 2017
Canadian firm intends to increase production to meet growing demand.

Carnival posts 58.2% jump in Q2 bunker costs
23 Jun 2017
Cruise operator records $379m Q2 net income to 'more than offset the substantial drag from fuel'.

Shuttle tankers set to be world's first LNG-fuelled DPSTs in 2019
22 Jun 2017
Two 125,000-dwt tankers to be owned and operated by AET.

Gard highlights mass flow meter 'discrepancies'
22 Jun 2017
P&I club issues recommendations to ensure bunker barge operator compliance.

Workshop to help reduce bunker consumption held in South Africa
22 Jun 2017
Training course covers methods for improving the energy efficiency of ships.

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

Inventory draws and potential deeper production cuts
22 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Shipping confidence hits three-year high in latest survey
22 Jun 2017
Increased confidence recorded by all main categories of respondent.

Wartsila confirms 'no detrimental effect' on engine during MSAR fuel trial: Quadrise
21 Jun 2017
Wartsila says further assessments during testing would be required to issue a full LONO.

Petrotrin resumes normal operations after Tropical Storm Bret
21 Jun 2017
Bunker supplier deactivates incident command centres following the passage of tropical storm.

Neste staff cancel plans to suspend fuel deliveries in Porvoo and Naantali
21 Jun 2017
Employee groups had planned a political protest next week against the government's ownership policy.

New kid on the block: fracklog
21 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Global Risk Management posts record earnings in 2016-17
21 Jun 2017
Fuel risk management specialist achieved a 75% increase in pre-tax earnings.

SLNG completes first small-scale reload on Shell LNG bunker vessel
20 Jun 2017
Operation was carried out for the 6,500-cbm newbuild Cardissa.

Fuel-efficient 34DF dual-fuel engine selected for 'next-gen' tankers
20 Jun 2017
Wartsila to supply the engines, propellers, and fuel supply systems for four new tanker vessels.

Knutsen orders four ME-GI dual-fuel engines
20 Jun 2017
Engines to be installed aboard two LNG tanker newbuilds.

Dan-Bunkering appoints trader in Dubai
20 Jun 2017
Radhik Pillai joined Dan-Bunkering's trading team on June 1.

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

Market focus remains on ample supply situation
20 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Shell to receive 1.1m mtpa of LNG from Qatargas over five years
19 Jun 2017
Agreement follows LNG bunkering tie-up signed last week.

Qatar Petroleum provides 'temporary' bunkering solution for ships calling at Qatari ports
19 Jun 2017
Ship-to-ship bunkering available to Qatar-bound vessels as fuel oil cargo arrives in Ras Laffan.

DFDS orders two bunker-saving ro-ro ships with scrubbers
19 Jun 2017
Vessels are scheduled to be delivered in 2020.

Same same, but more
19 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

LNG bunkering facility starts operating in northern Norway
19 Jun 2017
Refuelling station is located at the supply base for operators engaged in exploration and production drilling in the Barents Sea.

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

Aegean appoints interim chairman and president as Georgiopoulos steps down
16 Jun 2017
Georgiopoulos and John Tavlarios leave the board after failing to secure a majority vote in last week's director election.

Rolls-Royce engines to power world's largest hybrid ferry
16 Jun 2017
Color Line ferry is slated for completion in 2019.

LNG bunkering project wins Baltic Sea Forum award
16 Jun 2017
Blue Baltics initiative won first prize in the Baltic Sea Clean Maritime Award's infrastructure category.

New contracts designed to speed spill response times
16 Jun 2017
BIMCO and ISCO launch two contracts to make arranging clean-up services following a spill incident easier.

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

Cepsa becomes first MFM bunker supplier in the port of Gibraltar
15 Jun 2017
Spanish firm is also the port of Gibraltar's only RMK 500 supplier.

Astomos and Statoil ink LPG bunkering MoU
15 Jun 2017
Companies to look into collaborating in projects related to LPG bunkering.

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

Bearish oil stocks report started oil price slump
15 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Glander International Bunkering promotes three traders
15 Jun 2017
Traders in Dubai, Mumbai and Singapore promoted to the role of Senior Bunker/Lubricant Trader and Team Leader.

Gulf Petrochem launches first UK physical bunker supply operation
15 Jun 2017
UAE firm follows up launches in Rotterdam and Antwerp with MGO offering on the River Thames.

Monjasa calls for joint effort to meet regulatory challenges
15 Jun 2017
COO says there is an increasing need for compliance and sanctions policies in the bunker industry.

Georgiopoulos fails to secure majority vote in Aegean director election
14 Jun 2017
John Tavlarios is also unsuccessful in getting the backing of the majority of shareholders.

Gas4Sea vessel starts weekly supply of LNG bunkers to two PCTCs
14 Jun 2017
Engie Zeebrugge is world's first LNG bunkering vessel to perform regular ship-to-ship deliveries.

Oil inventories and Fed could spur volatility today
14 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

'Spain can lead the LNG bunkering sector', says Gasnam president
14 Jun 2017
Freire highlights Spain's regasification infrastructure, LNG bunker projects and fleet renewal programmes.

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

Singapore records first YoY decline in bunker sales of 2017
14 Jun 2017
Sales volume fell 4.2 percent YoY as the number of bunker calls dropped 3.1 percent.

Shell and Qatar Petroleum to develop LNG bunkering in Europe, Middle East and East Asia
14 Jun 2017
Both firms aim to establish LNG bunkering infrastructure in 'strategic shipping locations' across the globe.

Scandlines ferries utilize onshore scrub water treatment system in Denmark
13 Jun 2017
Gedser treatment system scrubs water from closed-loop exhaust gas scrubber.

Ecoslops a step closer to developing ARA micro-refinery unit
13 Jun 2017
Slops specialist in tie-up with VTTI subsidiary ATPC.

Bunkering resumes in Hong Kong, but anchorage deliveries problematic
13 Jun 2017
Treacherous weather conditions making deliveries at anchorage difficult.

Saudi Arabia walks the talk - again
13 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Fujairah issues new Qatar 'sanctions' notice
13 Jun 2017
UAE bunker hub releases update to its previous announcement on June 5.

LNG-fuelled ferry to undergo two-year trial with propulsion technology
12 Jun 2017
German ferry to be tested on Lake Constance from 2019.

Total and Ecoslops agree to develop oil residue processing plant
12 Jun 2017
La Mede unit is expected to become operational by the end of 2018.

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

Shell: Sohar bunker enquries have doubled since Qatar boycott
12 Jun 2017
Energy major sees rise in buyer interest at Omani port.

Energy ministers confident of market rebalancing, markets eyeing central bank releases
12 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Heineken and GoodFuels team up in new biofuel bunker initiative
12 Jun 2017
Inland barge transporting beer is supplied with bunkers containing 30% biofuel.

NASSCO delivers eighth tanker with '33% increased fuel efficiency'
09 Jun 2017
Vessel is said to include a number of bunker-saving features.

J. Lauritzen and Torm achieve bunker savings from Blue INNOship project
09 Jun 2017
J. Lauritzen says it managed to save 5 percent in fuel costs last year.

Bears rule the market
09 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

AIDA Cruises targets LNG bunkers in Barcelona for newest ship 'before the summer is out'
09 Jun 2017
Cruise operator says it is also in talks with other Mediterranean ports regarding the provision of LNG fuel.

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

Wartsila produces draft MSAR interim LONO: Quadrise
09 Jun 2017
Letter of no objection in the process of being reviewed by Maersk, says emulsion technology firm.

P&I club says it can decline cover to ships violating Qatar 'trade embargo'
08 Jun 2017
Gard refers to definitions of 'blockade running' and 'unlawful trade' in its rules guidance book.

Klaipeda LNG capacity snapped up by three terminal users
08 Jun 2017
LNG bunker supplier Litgas amongst the companies to have reserved terminal capacity in advance.

Inventory data sends oil prices into a tailspin
08 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

BC Ferries' third LNG-fuelled vessel arrives in Canada
08 Jun 2017
Ship to proceed to refit facility in preparation for operational service in the autumn.

Risler hails improved availability as bunker sales jump 60% in May
08 Jun 2017
Energy policy change has freed up more product for Argentina's bunker market.

Shipowner associations encourage EU-China leadership in shaping IMO CO2 strategy
07 Jun 2017
ECSA and ICS say US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement should not jeopardise global CO2 reduction goals.

MAN Diesel & Turbo buys 40% stake in electric and hybrid systems specialist
07 Jun 2017
Investment in Aspin Kemp & Associates forms part of strategic development program named Basecamp 3000+.

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

Weekly oil stock data takes centre stage
07 Jun 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

BC Ferries orders two hybrid diesel-electric vessels
07 Jun 2017
Vessels to use onboard electric battery power and run on ultra-low-sulphur diesel.

German tie-up targets 'holistic', bunker-saving ship designs
07 Jun 2017
Project partners aim to improve fuel efficiency via the combined optimisation of propeller and rudder systems.

Nordic Marine Oil performs first bunker delivery of the cruise season
06 Jun 2017
Cruise vessel was supplied with fuel at the port of Aalborg.



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