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Verifavia signs up Wallem and Seaborn
22 Oct 2018
To provide EU MRV and IMO DCS verification services for a number of ships.

The lowdown on bunker spill paperwork required in Singapore
22 Oct 2018
In the event of a spill, the MPA will need a list of documents before a ship is allowed to depart.

MEPC 73: HFO ban events scheduled
22 Oct 2018
Includes appearance by Arctic explorer Pen Hadow.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
22 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Brent climbs above $80 as supply concerns take centre stage
22 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

MEPC 73: IMO must renew commitment to Arctic HFO ban | CAA
22 Oct 2018
Member states must be resolute in ensuring that the HFO ban is adopted in 2021: Dr Sian Prior.

IMO launches toolkits to tackle ship and port emissions
19 Oct 2018
Toolkits offer guidance for the development of a national emission reduction strategy.

Bunker-saving JIT study presented at IMO HQ
19 Oct 2018
Study examines how regular updates about berth availability prior to arrival can save fuel, lower emissions.

Working group to finalize Initial Strategy programme for MEPC 73
19 Oct 2018
Programme of follow-up actions to be submitted to MEPC 73 for approval.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
19 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Bunker issues pack MEPC 73 agenda
19 Oct 2018
Various marine fuel-related issues to be covered at next week's MEPC meeting in London.

Volatility around $80
19 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Arkas and Sumitomo ink Turkey LNG bunkering accord
18 Oct 2018
Duo aim to transform Turkey and the Eastern Mediterranean into a key hub for LNG bunkering.

MEPC 73: Coalition calls for 'urgency' to adopt CO2 reduction measures
18 Oct 2018
Last week's IPCC report 'makes the implications of delayed action very clear indeed', says HAC.

Concept ship shows IMO CO2 reduction targets can be met: Project Forward
18 Oct 2018
Demonstrates it will be possible to meet IMO's 40% reduction target by 2030, project partners claim.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
18 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Tallink signs LOI to build second LNG-fuelled ferry
18 Oct 2018
New ferry for Helsinki-Tallinn route slated for completion towards the end of 2021.

Will Saudi Arabia be able to replace Iranian oil?
18 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

North Sea Port sees biggest LNG bunker delivery to date
18 Oct 2018
Fure West tanker supplied with more than 150 tonnes in truck-to-ship operation.

Gaseous fuels 'the only way forward': MAN CSO
17 Oct 2018
'Infrastructure will follow in due course,' says Wayne Jones.

Fluxys and Novatek sign Rostock lease for LNG terminal, bunkering
17 Oct 2018
JV project to include provision for LNG bunkering and loading of bunker vessels.

ExxonMobil launches new Mobilgard lube for high-speed diesel engines
17 Oct 2018
Formulated for modern and older engines operating on both low- and high-sulphur distillates.

Oil market closed higher following API draw
17 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
17 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

GTT and Dongsung Finetec sign MoU to market LNG Brick bunker tank
17 Oct 2018
Tie-up to commercialise fuel tank with a holding capacity of under 3,000 cbm.

IMO 2020: Ship managers 'concerned' about impact on crew safety
16 Oct 2018
InterManager president says sulphur cap 'will pose a serious challenge' to human health.

Royal Caribbean to offset up to 12% of carbon emissions via wind farm
16 Oct 2018
Kansas facility slated for completion by Q2 2020.

K Line predicts deeper losses on higher bunker prices
16 Oct 2018
Projected FY loss is more than three times higher than the amount forecast in July.

ONE revises earnings and bunker price forecasts downwards
16 Oct 2018
Predicts full-year loss of $600m and average bunker price of $451.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
16 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

New opportunities emerge for producers as Iranian sanctions draw closer
16 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Bunker Holding hires Business Support Consultant
15 Oct 2018
Mette Damkjaer joins Middelfart office.

Bunker supplier Nauticor to host methane number working group
15 Oct 2018
Meeting to discuss methane number considerations for IGF Code ships.

Wartsila engine chosen for first LNG-powered electric hybrid cruise icebreaker
15 Oct 2018
Vessel to primarily run on LNG in the Arctic and Antarctic.

Canaveral Fire Chief moves to allay LNG bunkering fears
15 Oct 2018
Preparations under way for deliveries to first US-based cruise vessel to be powered by LNG.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
15 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Brent back in the $80s after dipping below on Friday
15 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Norway buys drone sulphur emission detectors
12 Oct 2018
Plans to extend geographical coverage following summer trials.

ClassNK updates MRV Portal to include IMO DCS
12 Oct 2018
Designed to facilitate the reporting of fuel consumption and CO2 emissions in line with IMO requirements.

Brent fell briefly below $80 as crude stocks rose more than expected
12 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

SGMF holds AGM, board meetings and member forum in Singapore
12 Oct 2018
Meetings included presentations by a number of LNG players.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
12 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Dan-Bunkering hires five traders in Denmark
12 Oct 2018
They join trading team at the firm's head office in Middelfart.

Maersk Oil Trading grabs Singapore fuel oil storage: sources
11 Oct 2018
Leases 120,000 cbm at Tankstore oil terminal, says Reuters.

AET names LNG dual-fuel Aframax tankers
11 Oct 2018
Shell-chartered ships inaugurated in South Korea.

A look at how Hapag-Lloyd's new MFR is calculated
11 Oct 2018
The formula and figures behind next year's bunker-related surcharges.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
11 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Ecoslops breaks ground on La Mede production unit
11 Oct 2018
Commissioning of slops-to-bunkers micro-refinery slated for H2 2019.

Equities, huge crude stock build weigh on prices
11 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Gasum ups Skangas ownership to 100%
10 Oct 2018
Lyse Group divests its 30% stake in LNG bunker supplier.

Arctic HFO ban would only cost passengers a glass of wine a day: T&E
10 Oct 2018
Study says MGO switch translates to $7 in extra costs per passenger in 2018 and $5 in 2021.

Brent in the mid-$80s as risk of supply disruptions takes centre stage
10 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Balearia wins EUR 11.8m grant to finance five ferry conversions to LNG
10 Oct 2018
EU financing represents 20% of the EUR 60m the company plans to spend on the project.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
10 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

World's biggest newbuild LNG bunker supply vessel 'making significant progress'
10 Oct 2018
Nauticor-chartered delivery vessel nears completion.

Yara scrubber sales up significantly in 2018 | CEO Peter Strandberg
09 Oct 2018
Record deliveries in 2018; growth expected to continue in 2019.

Shell ups Rotterdam production capacity of 2020-compliant MGO
09 Oct 2018
Commissions new SDA unit, which will be used to produce cleaner transport fuels - including low-sulphur MGO.

Monjasa Senior Operator rescues firefighters off Panama
09 Oct 2018
Jose Angel Arauz praised for being 'quick to initiate and lead the rescue'.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
09 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

MEPC 73: 2020 proposal co-sponsors clarify 'misconceptions'
09 Oct 2018
Aims of the proposed 'experience-building phase' explained.

US mulls waivers on Iran oil sanctions... but not permanently
09 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

BC Ferries starts bidding process for most climate-friendly ships to date
08 Oct 2018
'We are building the low-carbon coastal ferry system that will serve [British Colombia] for the middle half of this century': VP

Global Risk releases quarterly oil market outlook
08 Oct 2018
Iran sanctions the 'main potential driver' in Q4, says hedging specialist.

Hapag to introduce new MFR mechanism to calculate bunker charges
08 Oct 2018
Shipper estimates annual fuel costs will rise by around $1bn in 'the first years' after 2020 sulphur cap.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
08 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Oil prices trending down on comments of potential US sanction waivers
08 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

VPS issues high sodium fuel alert for Fujairah
05 Oct 2018
Alert is seventh so far this year relating to the supply of residual fuels with high sodium levels.

Genoil produces 0.39%S fuel oil for Norwegian client
05 Oct 2018
Proprietary GHU technology used to convert HSFO to 2020-compliant product.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
05 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

SIBCON concludes with oil spill exercise
05 Oct 2018
Bunker supplier Shell Eastern Petroleum participates in simulated 10,000-tonne spill.

ExxonMobil says its 0.5%S fuels are all residual and co-compatible
05 Oct 2018
Reveals European and Asian supply locations for 2020-compliant fuels.

Oil prices saw huge volatility yesterday as mixed news hit the market
05 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Maritime CEOs sign call for action backing decarbonization
04 Oct 2018
Signatories recommend that the IMO's Roadmap be aligned to seven core principles.

Shell's Cardissa performs Rotterdam's first ship-to-ship LNG bunker delivery
04 Oct 2018
Sovcomflot's Gagarin Prospect bunkered as part of LNG supply contract signed last year.

Blockchain emissions MRV solution wins MIT Solve competition
04 Oct 2018
MIT accolade goes to blockchain application designed to secure the chain of custody for marine fuel data.

Stolt Tankers posts profit decline on higher bunker costs, reduced hedging gains
04 Oct 2018
Uptrend in bunker prices only partially offset by fuel surcharges and gains on bunker hedges, says CEO.

Oil and fuel oil hedging market update
04 Oct 2018
By the Oil Desk at Freight Investor Services.

Not even heavy builds in US crude stocks pushed the bulls away
04 Oct 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Maxum Petroleum takes delivery of bunker vessel
03 Oct 2018
Global Provider to supply fuel and lubricants in the Pacific Northwest.

Eagle Bulk seeks bondholder approval to finance scrubber retrofits
03 Oct 2018
Wants to change bond terms so it can use proceeds from certain ship sales to finance scrubber programme.



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