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Hydrogen-powered ferry project secures EU funding
20 Jun 2018
EUR 9.3m awarded by the EU's Horizon 2020 research and innovation fund.

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

Nauticor's LNG bunker vessel enters final phase before delivery
20 Jun 2018
Supply vessel is scheduled to be delivered in Q4 2018.

Bunker checklist for vessel owners published
20 Jun 2018
Covers the key checks that must be carried out before, during and after taking bunkers.

BC Ferries posts rise in bunker consumption in fiscal 2018
20 Jun 2018
Canadian firm also discloses amount spent on upgrades and new vessels.

Mixed OPEC news and meeting keep oil price volatility high
20 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

World Fuel Services seeks Operations and Trade Support Assistant
19 Jun 2018
Successful candidate will work with the firm's marine EMEA commercial teams.

Trade dispute escalation, OPEC meeting jitters cause volatility
19 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

How to prevent bunker spills: North P&I
19 Jun 2018
P&I club lists the main causes of bunker spills and how they can be avoided.

Bunker Holding wins award at HR event
19 Jun 2018
HR director highlights the group's streamlining of HR processes and use of digital technology.

Associations call for sulphur cap progress at IMO meeting
19 Jun 2018
IMO urged to make progress on key challenges to avoid compromising safety or unfairly penalising individual ships.

IBIA posts advice following spate of fuel quality issues
18 Jun 2018
Advises bunker buyers and sellers in wake of fuel contamination problems in the US Gulf and Panama.

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

Port infrastructure 'ill-prepared' for LNG bunker growth: Costa Cruises
18 Jun 2018
Calls on ports to commit to solutions that guarantee the development of LNG bunkering infrastructure.

Costa Cruises outlines fuel-related measures in Sustainability Report
18 Jun 2018
Cruise operator describes the actions it has put in place to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.

VLCC with bunker-saving features delivered in China
18 Jun 2018
Newbuild tanker delivered to Tedorigawa Shipping.

Oil prices dropped sharply on Friday on various news and events
18 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Van Oord inks accord to test semi-dry scrubber system
15 Jun 2018
Pilot test using Ionada technology is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2018.

Fenosa performs Valencia's first LNG bunker delivery
15 Jun 2018
Balearia's ferry, the Abel Matutes, was supplied with LNG in a truck-to-ship operation.

Pilot agreement signed for fuel-saving 'car wash for ships' in Rotterdam
15 Jun 2018
Port Authority to evaluate whether Rotterdam would be a suitable location for WhaleWashing's ship hull technology.

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

Bunker boost for Australia as Carnival confirms record cruise sailings
15 Jun 2018
2020 programme is to feature a record 77 sailings from Australia.

Saudi/Russia back exit from oil production deal, Libya supply disruptions
15 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Ecoslops' La Mede plant could produce three times less GHG emissions: study
14 Jun 2018
Study outlines the environmental benefits of Ecoslops' new 30,000-tonne facility, due to open in 2019.

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

Total Lubmarine obtains two no objection letters from MAN
14 Jun 2018
NOLs cover use of lubes in MAN's engines and Automated Cylinder Oil Mixing (ACOM) system.

MPA issues guidance for fuel oil consumption data collection
14 Jun 2018
Port authority outlines IMO DCS requirements for Singapore-registered ships of 5,000 gt and above.

Weekly oil stocks, monthly oil report and mixed economic data
14 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Increased supply chain transparency will solve contamination issues: Tolson
14 Jun 2018
Calls for improved understanding of the provenance of products within the bunker supply chain.

Monjasa acquires bunker supply vessel for English Channel
14 Jun 2018
Bunker firm gains full ownership of the supply chain - from sourcing to delivery.

EMSA issues sulphur inspection guidance
13 Jun 2018
Document is aimed at EU port state control (PSC) agencies and also provides information for seafarers.

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

Condition survey declaration needed for HFO cargo-carrying tankers: P&I club
13 Jun 2018
Members with ships carrying HFO are required to declare if any were aged 10 years or more.

US interest rate decision, OPEC report and weekly oil stocks data
13 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

BC Ferries removes fuel rebates due to higher bunker costs
13 Jun 2018
Canadian ferry operator to do away with rebate to customers on June 27.

Singapore posts May bunker sales increase
13 Jun 2018
Volumes up 1.2% MoM and 2.5% YoY; 500 cSt posts biggest rise with 17.9% growth compared to last year.

Shell Marine and Van Oord sign five-year lube agreement
12 Jun 2018
Accord covers LubeMonitor 4T and MILES, plus deployment of field engineers.

FortisBC performs 500th LNG bunker delivery
12 Jun 2018
Canadian LNG supplier reaches milestone figure.

Newly converted LNG-fuelled ferry classed by ABS
12 Jun 2018
Technical compliance achieved by Spirit of British Columbia, which has been back in operation since Jun 7.

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

Dan-Bunkering traders graduate from Danish Shipping Academy
12 Jun 2018
Frederik Moser and Claire-Celine Ancher Bausager complete two-year course.

Brent slightly up; expect volatility as OPEC releases monthly report
12 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Coral EnergICE starts regular LNG loading operations in Zeebrugge
12 Jun 2018
Skangas-chartered ship will be making year-round, small-scale deliveries for the LNG bunker supplier.

Designing fuel-efficient ships with today's CFD tools
11 Jun 2018
Deltamarin explains how it is using state-of-the-art technology to optimise hull form and performance.

Probunkers reveals plan to become major LNG bunker player
11 Jun 2018
Business aims to set up LNG bunkering operation in seven key global locations.

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

US crude oil production now approaching 11 mbpd
11 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Titan LNG and Transafe sign crew safety training contract
11 Jun 2018
Training programme includes simulations at the Simwave facility and practical training at the Falck LNG training centre.

Top Ships announces time charter for two fuel-efficient 'Eco' tankers
08 Jun 2018
Ships to be employed by 'oil major' for 36 months, with the option for two additional 12-month periods.

DNV GL announces new emission reduction notation
08 Jun 2018
New notation covers scrubbers, SCR and EGR systems.

ABS issues marine fuel advisory ahead of 2020 sulphur cap
08 Jun 2018
Guidance covers key considerations and challenges for meeting new sulpur cap requirements.

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

Tethys expands MGO deliveries to Port Everglades
08 Jun 2018
Bunker supplier strengthens presence in South Florida.

Overnight Chinese trade data cools upward oil price trend
08 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Balearia launches ferry with scrubber system
07 Jun 2018
The Rosalind Franklin will operate between Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca.

PPG and DNV GL team up in bid to improve hull performance, slash bunker costs
07 Jun 2018
Data collection and DNV GL's methodologies to be used to help develop PPG's coating solutions.

Quadrise upbeat on developments in marine sector
07 Jun 2018
MSAR supplier discusses widening spread between high- and low-sulphur fuel and increased scrubber uptake.

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

Brent remains in mid-70s despite highly bearish US oil inventory report
07 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

New president for Singapore's second-biggest bunker supplier
07 Jun 2018
Zhang Jianhua named president; Li Luguang is new vice president.

Shell Marine 40 engine oil launched for tug and fishing markets
06 Jun 2018
Designed to help ensure clean combustion for more fuel-efficient burning and improved reliability.

VPS issues third low flash point fuel alert in Singapore
06 Jun 2018
All low flash point fuel alerts so far this year have been for the Asian port.

Class action lawsuit filed by Aegean shareholder against the company, former president and ex-CFO
06 Jun 2018
Former directors accused of violating Section 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act.

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

Two US law firms file class action lawsuit against Aegean
06 Jun 2018
Kaskela Law and Bernstein Liebhard start legal proceedings; nine other law firms launch investigation.

Brent remains in the mid-70s with intraday volatility
06 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Skuld issues bunker sample best practice guide
05 Jun 2018
Guide includes advice on storage location and period, labels, log book and disposal of samples.

ABB upgrades bunker-saving propulsion monitoring software
05 Jun 2018
XPERT is said to deliver accurate advice to help lower fuel costs.

GTT gets bunker barge design approved, develops DSEC alliance
05 Jun 2018
6,500-cbm bunker barge has been jointly developed with Korea's DSEC.

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

Aegean expects to write off $200m and take legal action
05 Jun 2018
$200m of accounts receivable owed to be written off; Audit Committee looks set to recommend claims against parties involved.

Wartsila secures Wilhelmsen scrubber maintenance deal
04 Jun 2018
Five-year accord includes annual audits and safety tests to ensure ongoing MARPOL compliance.

Gothenburg set to launch LNG bunker facility in August
04 Jun 2018
Port prepares for growth in LNG bunker demand and the industry's transition to renewable gas.

OW Bunker ruling threatens uncertainty for 'hundreds' of cases: ING
04 Jun 2018
ING files petition for rehearing, arguing that Florida law has been applied at the expense of maritime law.

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

More OPEC comments, oil rigs up; expect volatility up to OPEC meeting
04 Jun 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

FueLNG and Pavilion Gas awarded S$6m to build LNG bunker vessels
04 Jun 2018
MPA funding is designed to promote ship-to-ship LNG bunkering in Singapore.

GIA Taskforce looks at ways to cut emissions, fuel consumption
01 Jun 2018
Ongoing projects discussed in meeting; first workshop held to brainstorm further ideas.

Coating helps owners of 1,000 ships slash bunker bill by $400m: Hempel
01 Jun 2018
Use of Hempaguard is said to have led to a CO2 emission reduction of more than 3m tonnes per year.



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