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Aegean buys Melissanidis-owned firms; founder's group to become biggest shareholder
21 Feb 2018
Boardroom power play as acquired firm is set to nominate three board members - including Melissanidis.

Cockett expands commercial team with 19 hires
20 Feb 2018
Staff added in Athens, Dubai, Istanbul, London, Mumbai, Palm Beach, Rotterdam and Singapore.

Goltens partners with Yara Marine on SOx scrubbers
20 Feb 2018
Pact covers engineering and installation, plus sales representation in North America, Middle East and Singapore.

IBIA names Michael Green as new chairman
20 Feb 2018
Intertek's Global Technical Manager takes over from Robin Meech.

Aegean shareholder group 'gravely concerned' by board's 'silence'
20 Feb 2018
Committee for Aegean Accountability says it intends to serve the company with a books and records request.

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

Brent crude took modest gains yesterday
20 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

ABS issues SOx and NOx emissions reminder
20 Feb 2018
Association provides summary guide on SOx and NOx emissions standards.

Lubmarine extends EAL range with launch of BIO OG PLUS
20 Feb 2018
New grease product to be rolled out to strategically located ports around the world.

First concurrent bunkering operation performed at Stolthaven Singapore
20 Feb 2018
Chemical tanker Stolt Virtue refuelled whilst simultaneously performing terminal operations.

Furukawa Battery certified as approved supplier of marine batteries
19 Feb 2018
Certification obtained after factory inspection, evaluation trials and testing.

Quadrise: Fuel production system commissioned in Saudi Arabia
19 Feb 2018
'Unexpected delay' in combustion boiler trial agreement process.

Is oil heading for the 70s or lower 60s?
19 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

FIS expecting strong HSFO paper liquidity 'right up to deadline day' in 2020 and beyond
19 Feb 2018
FIS bunker head warns firms against using 'proxy hedges' for MGO to cover all their marine fuel exposure.

GTT hails 'great start to the year' with LNG tank orders
19 Feb 2018
French firm 'starting to see the ramp-up of our LNG as a fuel activity'.

Rotterdam posts lowest calendar year bunker sales of the 2010s
16 Feb 2018
Port recorded a 2.5% decline in sales of marine fuels and lubricants in 2017.

Bomin to launch physical supply of ULSFO in ARA region
16 Feb 2018
Service due to commence between the end of February and beginning of March.

Viking Line's bunker costs jump 18.3% in 2017
16 Feb 2018
Ferry operator notes that bunker prices this year "are expected to be higher than in 2017".

Vopak's net profit dips 12% in 2017
16 Feb 2018
Terminal operator achieves 'satisfactory performance' in 2017; expects to 'significantly improve' EBITDA in 2019.

Odfjell posts rise in FY and Q4 2017 bunker costs
16 Feb 2018
Average bunker cost per tonne was up 10.6% in 2017.

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

Brent remained around $64-65 yesterday as market digested oil comments and weaker dollar
16 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Historical review of VPS Bunker Alerts: Steve Bee
15 Feb 2018
Director Steve Bee analyzes recent trends in bunker fuel quality.

Arkas boosts bunker sales by 37% in 2017
15 Feb 2018
Supplier's annual delivery volume has almost doubled in the space of three years.

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

Oil changed its mind
15 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

Bunker Connect selected for PortXL 2018 accelerator program
15 Feb 2018
Hybrid online bunker broking service is one of 14 firms to make it through to 100-day, mentorship-driven program.

NGOs call out PPR's 'lack of commitment' towards black carbon
14 Feb 2018
Move towards 2020 sulphur cap enforcement welcomed by Clean Arctic Alliance.

Maersk Line recorded two incidents of sulphur non-compliance in 2017
14 Feb 2018
Shipper stresses that it makes more than 50,000 port calls a year and did not financially benefit from the incidents.

Maersk Line spent $1.2bn more on bunkers in 2017; average price was highest since 2014
14 Feb 2018
Boxship giant's annual spend jumped 57.1% to $3.2bn last year.

Fundamentals weigh on crude oil prices
14 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Nauticor performs Germany's biggest ever LNG bunker delivery
13 Feb 2018
Hopper dredger supplied with 85 tonnes in truck-to-ship operation.

AkzoNobel develops bunker-saving fouling solution based on UV-LED technology
13 Feb 2018
'Revolutionary' technology to be applied to underwater surfaces to eliminate fouling growth.

Brightoil confirms early $9.6m redemption of listed bonds
13 Feb 2018
Bondholders had the right to redeem them following the suspension in trading of Brightoil's shares.

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

In a volatile session yesterday, Brent fluctuated between $62.5 and $64
13 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

ABS updates exhaust emission abatement guide
13 Feb 2018
62-page document covers scrubbers, emission monitoring systems, EGR and SCR systems.

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

Oil rig rise, financial markets stabilising, geopolitical risk premium up
12 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

IMO a step closer towards enforcing global sulphur cap
09 Feb 2018
PPR5 agrees MARPOL draft amendments to prohibit the carriage of non-compliant fuel oil.

Cavotec equipment moored LNG-fuelled ferry 905 times in first year
09 Feb 2018
Tallink's Megastar completed its first year in service at the end of January.

IMO and EBRD to examine LNG bunkering, cold ironing and emissions-reducing projects
09 Feb 2018
Gap analysis to be carried out as part of new partnership.

Oldendorff sets bunker volume record as deliveries jump 27%
09 Feb 2018
Number of stems rose to 6,232 in 2017 as volume purchased reached 3.5 million tonnes.

Oil notched lower yesterday as oversupply fears loom
08 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Eniram updates fuel performance monitoring tool
08 Feb 2018
SkyLight 3.0 now includes mobile notifications and virtual propeller RPM sensing.

ClassNK subsidiary launches IMO fuel consumption reporting service
08 Feb 2018
Support service for setting up Data Collection Plan in accordance with IMO's fuel consumption reporting system.

Scorpio Bulkers COO voices scrubber 'scepticism' once again
08 Feb 2018
Scrubber legislation, existing technology and the availability of fuels in 2020 all 'stand in the way' of long-term decision making, says Mackey.

Oil prices heading lower
08 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Hapag-Lloyd implements emergency bunker fee on 'strong bunker price development'
07 Feb 2018
Surcharge is due to become effective on March 9.

Scrubbers not a long-term solution: DHT Holdings CEO Harfjeld
07 Feb 2018
Charterers 'concerned' about availability of compliant fuel, says co-CEO of fleet owner with scrubbers installed.

Neste posts EUR 914m profit in 2017
07 Feb 2018
Finnish firm says the broadening of its low-sulphur marine fuel portfolio was a 'special focus' in 2017.

Oil up slightly as U.S. crude oil stocks fall
07 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

CPC stops supplying 30 cSt marine fuel
06 Feb 2018
Measure affects the key Taiwanese ports of Kaohsiung, Taichung, Keelung, Hualien and Suao.

EMSA releases 430-page LNG bunkering guidance
06 Feb 2018
Document for port authorities and administrations is designed to support the use of LNG as a marine fuel.

Total and MOL sign charter contract for 'pioneer' LNG bunker supply vessel
06 Feb 2018
Total to focus on supplying large quantities of LNG to boxships, including CMA CGM's newbuild ULCVs.

Oil hit by financial market downturn
06 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

VPS flags up Singapore delivery shortages and failure to comply with MFM standard
06 Feb 2018
'There are still individuals who are prepared to risk unauthorised practices,' says VPS director Steve Bee.

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

Bay of Biscay's first ship-to-ship LNG bunker delivery performed in Bilbao
05 Feb 2018
MV Ireland supplied with LNG in landmark delivery organized by Itsas Gas.

Houston sets new volume records
05 Feb 2018
US port records best ever annual tonnage and TEU figures in 2017.

World's first fully LNG-fuelled cruise ship to offer short trips before maiden voyage
05 Feb 2018
AIDAnova to provide pre-premiere cruises in north Europe before departing for the Canary Islands in December.

Bearish news weighs on oil prices
05 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

NORbunker hires sales manager
02 Feb 2018
Danish bunker firm strengthens team with new addition.

Bunker Holding launches new brand for global physical supply business
02 Feb 2018
Group's physical supply businesses around the world will now operate under the brand name Bunker One.

Lukoil Bulgaria Bunker resumes physical operations in Romania
02 Feb 2018
Supplier offering RMG 380 and MGO in Constantza and nearby areas.

Gothenburg starts construction of land-based LNG bunker facility
02 Feb 2018
Will be available to ships calling at Gothenburg's Energy Port.

Brent hovering close to $70 in early trading
02 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Bunker savings drive demand for next-gen weather data: Tidetech
01 Feb 2018
More requests for high-res data where tides can have a bigger impact on fuel use, says Australian firm.

Ecoslops reports 'very strong business growth' in 2017
01 Feb 2018
Highlights include 40% rise in revenue and 30% increase in production.

Van Oord launches first LNG-fuelled ship
01 Feb 2018
The Werkendam is able to run on LNG with MGO as backup.

Brent remains below $70 on mixed oil inventory report
01 Feb 2018
By A/S Global Risk Management.

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

Aegean shareholder group nominates director candidates for next AGM
31 Jan 2018
Committee leader Tyler Baron is one of four candidates nominated to the board.



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