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Algeciras receives first LNG bunker delivery in five years
12 Dec 2017
Cement carrier MV Ireland supplied with LNG in truck-to-ship operation.

Bunker supplier Skangas to source LNG from UK's Isle of Grain terminal
12 Dec 2017
Skangas becomes the first to enter into a small-scale LNG supply agreement with a UK-based 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 secures $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 1.4 million 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.

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

AIDA Cruises starts refuelling with LNG in the Mediterranean
27 Nov 2017
AIDAperla to be bunkered with LNG in Barcelona, Marseille and Civitavecchia. Palma de Mallorca also on the cards.

First vessel bunkered with LNG in Singapore arrives in Cameroon
27 Nov 2017
Vessel to be used for the development of the Kribi offshore fields.

Bunker barge supply service launched in Oman
27 Nov 2017
Supplier also plans to develop fully fledged bunker supply facility in Duqm.

Peninsula ups global working capital facilities to $400m
27 Nov 2017
Bunker firm secures additional $100m of working capital in Europe and Asia.

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

Talk of the week: to cut or not to cut
27 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Straits Inter Logistics posts 63.4% revenue rise from oil trading and bunkering
24 Nov 2017
Malaysian firm expecting increase in bunker sales contribution in Q4 with the recent addition of two vessels.

Houlder hails launch of UK's first LNG-fuelled passenger ferry
24 Nov 2017
UK firm worked on the class-level design of the new vessel.

Gulf Petrochem launches Africa trading desk in Rotterdam
24 Nov 2017
Trading team comprises Gert and Yolanda Nell and Ngari Githitho.

Finnlines lengthens first vessel in new fuel efficiency programme
24 Nov 2017
Vessel lengthening initiative is designed to improve the energy efficiency of Finnlines' fleet.

The uptrend continues as we head into 'OPEC week'
24 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Project targets emissionless 'green corridor' with first electric inland boxship
23 Nov 2017
Initiative aims to make sailing between Alphen aan den Rijn, Rotterdam and Antwerp emission-free.

UK's first LNG-fuelled passenger ferry launched in Glasgow
23 Nov 2017
The MV Glen Sannox is able to operate on both LNG and MGO.

Wartsila to supply scrubber and engines for new cruise ship
23 Nov 2017
Equipment to be installed aboard vessel for Sunstone Ships.

Oil stocks, rig count and OPEC taking centre stage
23 Nov 2017
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Petronas signs accord to provide STS LNG transfers
22 Nov 2017
Two-year agreement signed with Eastport Marine and Argo Engineering.



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