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Home » News » News Archive - November 2013


News Archive - November 2013

Report examines LNG as a marine fuel
29 Nov 2013 14:33 GMT
Topics covered include LNG bunkering in Singapore and developments in Canada.

Alfa Laval to showcase products in Shanghai
29 Nov 2013 13:52 GMT
Company aims to demonstrate its commitment to improving the marine industry's energy efficiency.

Carnival selects MAN engines
29 Nov 2013 12:40 GMT
Cruise operator chooses common-rail, four-stroke engines to power its new generation of vessel.

Global Vision Market Report
29 Nov 2013 12:38 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
29 Nov 2013 12:02 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
29 Nov 2013 11:40 GMT

Market Briefing
29 Nov 2013 07:58 GMT
Prices likely to stay put today (Brent: $110.8).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
29 Nov 2013 06:56 GMT

Wärtsilä inaugurates Propulsion Test Centre in Finland
28 Nov 2013 19:01 GMT
New test facility launched for future propulsion products and technology.

Fuel oil stocks decline in China's eastern coast
28 Nov 2013 15:16 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil fall at oil facilities along China's coastline.

Fuel oil stocks up in Singapore
28 Nov 2013 13:38 GMT
Inventories of residual fuels rise by 0.1 percent during the seven days up to Wednesday, November 27.

Global Vision Market Report
28 Nov 2013 13:08 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
28 Nov 2013 12:02 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
28 Nov 2013 10:41 GMT

NuStar Energy announces new CEO
28 Nov 2013 09:34 GMT
Executive Vice President, Brad Barron, is to assume the position of President and CEO in January.

Market Briefing
28 Nov 2013 08:02 GMT
Hear ye, hear ye: low volatility rest of the week (Brent: $111.4).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
28 Nov 2013 07:31 GMT

Topoil names new COO
27 Nov 2013 16:55 GMT
Yvonne Rittfeldt is promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Praxis Market Update
27 Nov 2013 14:38 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
27 Nov 2013 14:23 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
27 Nov 2013 11:01 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
27 Nov 2013 10:51 GMT

Dan-Bunkering appoints Junior Accountant/Sales Supporter in Monaco
27 Nov 2013 08:52 GMT
Bunker company confirms new addition to its Monaco-based operation.

Market Briefing
27 Nov 2013 08:11 GMT
A quiet day in the oil market (Brent: $110.9).

Contract to build LNG-powered ConRo ships
27 Nov 2013 07:03 GMT
LNG-fuelled vessels to operate between the United States and Puerto Rico.

WFS declares cash dividend
27 Nov 2013 06:23 GMT
Latest cash dividend will be payable to shareholders in January.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
27 Nov 2013 05:24 GMT

Curoil to supply at Aruba ports
26 Nov 2013 17:14 GMT
Supplier signs exclusive deal to carry out deliveries at the Aruba ports of Oranjestad and Barcadera.

Praxis Market Update
26 Nov 2013 15:13 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
26 Nov 2013 14:24 GMT

Project to evaluate proposed oil storage facility in Johor
26 Nov 2013 13:44 GMT
Feasibility study is expected to take approximately one year to complete.

Rotterdam Market Report
26 Nov 2013 12:35 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
26 Nov 2013 12:24 GMT

Market Briefing
26 Nov 2013 12:13 GMT

Plan to develop LNG bunkering terminal in Rotterdam
26 Nov 2013 08:05 GMT
Approval plans submitted to local authorities for the development of an LNG facility at Europe's leading bunker port.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
26 Nov 2013 06:13 GMT

Dutch Court of Appeal widens ship arrest scope
25 Nov 2013 15:23 GMT
Recent decision in the Dutch Court of Appeal substantially extends the jurisdiction of Dutch courts, says law firm.

Praxis Market Update
25 Nov 2013 14:53 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
25 Nov 2013 14:13 GMT

Bomin hires bunker trader in Hong Kong
25 Nov 2013 13:41 GMT
Experienced member of staff will be covering the Japanese market.

OW Risk Management Report
25 Nov 2013 11:44 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
25 Nov 2013 11:41 GMT

Market Briefing
25 Nov 2013 09:02 GMT
Interim deal on Iran's nuclear program (Brent: $108.3).

GE Marine wins first order for marine diesel engine
25 Nov 2013 08:48 GMT
New engine is said to reduce emissions by 50 percent.

Washington State Ferries submits LNG conversion proposal
25 Nov 2013 08:26 GMT
Ferry service a step closer to switching vessels from diesel fuel to liquefied natural gas.

Praxis Market Update
22 Nov 2013 14:43 GMT

Lubmarine celebrates barge naming
22 Nov 2013 12:53 GMT
Newly-built vessel, Atlantic Energy, will carry out deliveries of lubricants in the Netherlands.

Global Vision Market Report
22 Nov 2013 12:37 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
22 Nov 2013 12:18 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
22 Nov 2013 11:42 GMT

Market Briefing
22 Nov 2013 11:14 GMT
India to reduce imports of Iranian crude (Brent: $109.9).

Emissions control technology centre prepares for launch
22 Nov 2013 08:52 GMT
New technology facility is scheduled to be inaugurated in January 2014.

Singapore offers port dues rebate to ships handling transhipment vehicles
22 Nov 2013 07:27 GMT
Move aims to encourage the growth of vehicle transhipment business in Singapore.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
22 Nov 2013 06:20 GMT

Bunkers International secures financing
21 Nov 2013 19:23 GMT
Funds to be used to refinance existing debt and support the company's growth initiatives.

Fuel oil stocks up in China's eastern coast
21 Nov 2013 16:13 GMT
Inventories of fuel oil rise at oil facilities along China's coastline.

Fuel oil stocks down again in Singapore
21 Nov 2013 14:34 GMT
Inventories of residual fuels have fallen in six out of the last seven weeks.

Praxis Market Update
21 Nov 2013 14:16 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
21 Nov 2013 14:11 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
21 Nov 2013 12:37 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
21 Nov 2013 12:31 GMT

Market Briefing
21 Nov 2013 10:16 GMT
Not so breaking news: no nuclear deal with Iran yet (Brent: $107.8).

Agreement to develop bunkering infrastructure at Duqm
21 Nov 2013 08:04 GMT
Oman Oil Marketing Company secures bunker supply licence and land lease agreement to develop fuel terminal.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
21 Nov 2013 06:44 GMT

GAC wins Bulk Ships Agent of the Year
20 Nov 2013 17:34 GMT
Services provider recognised at annual awards ceremony in Paris.

Monjasa to install ship management system
20 Nov 2013 15:13 GMT
Move is designed to ensure that information is synchronised onboard and onshore.

Praxis Market Update
20 Nov 2013 14:13 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
20 Nov 2013 12:37 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
20 Nov 2013 12:37 GMT

DNV GL to class LNG-powered ferry
20 Nov 2013 11:28 GMT
Vessel will be the first German newbuild with a propulsion system designed to run primarily on LNG.

Market Briefing
20 Nov 2013 10:31 GMT
QE continues and US and Iran start talking (Brent: $107.0).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
20 Nov 2013 05:27 GMT

Ships to cut fuel costs with waste heat recovery systems
19 Nov 2013 16:14 GMT
New vessels to serve under a long-term charter agreement to Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.

Fuel-efficient Bakkafrost vessel to be built in Turkey
19 Nov 2013 15:12 GMT
Live fish carrier to include a diesel-electric propulsion system and two Bergen C6 engines.

Gothenburg LNG project given PCI status
19 Nov 2013 13:13 GMT
LNG terminal project is declared a Project of Common Interest (PCI) by the EU Commission.

OW Risk Management Report
19 Nov 2013 12:52 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
19 Nov 2013 12:49 GMT

Market Briefing
19 Nov 2013 12:45 GMT
Oil still sideways, Wednesday still in focus (Brent: $108.1).

Singapore Market Commentary
19 Nov 2013 06:48 GMT

Reducing CO2 an economic 'no brainer', says ICS
18 Nov 2013 14:33 GMT
International Chamber of Shipping advises United Nations Climate Change Conference in Warsaw.

OW Risk Management Report
18 Nov 2013 11:27 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
18 Nov 2013 11:11 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
18 Nov 2013 11:08 GMT

Market Briefing
18 Nov 2013 10:41 GMT
Waiting on Wednesday (Brent: $108.2).

Andatee posts rise in Q3 gross profit
18 Nov 2013 09:01 GMT
Gross profit up $4.9 million as revenue jumps $30 million during the third quarter.

Bourbon sells ships as part of fuel efficiency strategy
18 Nov 2013 07:12 GMT
Two Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessels are sold for US$130 million.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
18 Nov 2013 05:58 GMT

Base oils and lubricants conference off to a positive start
15 Nov 2013 15:23 GMT
Over 140 delegates have already registered for the 2014 event.

ExxonMobil launches cylinder oil
15 Nov 2013 14:56 GMT
Product has been formulated to mitigate the effects of cold corrosion in new design two-stroke marine engines operating on heavy fuel oil.

Global Vision Market Report
15 Nov 2013 11:32 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
15 Nov 2013 11:17 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
15 Nov 2013 11:04 GMT

Market Briefing
15 Nov 2013 09:17 GMT
Strikes continue in Libya (Brent: $108.50).

Biggest fuel oil stock rise since 2009
15 Nov 2013 08:56 GMT
Stocks of residual fuels surge in Singapore.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
15 Nov 2013 06:11 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
14 Nov 2013 11:06 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
14 Nov 2013 10:28 GMT

Market Briefing
14 Nov 2013 10:11 GMT
U.S. reaches milestone towards oil independence (Brent: $107.4).

Bomin hires bunker trader in Germany
14 Nov 2013 09:02 GMT
New member of staff will be covering Northern Europe.

Fuel testing firm up for business award
14 Nov 2013 08:02 GMT
Award ceremony is due to be held at the end of November.

Aegean posts 8.8% decrease in Q3 net income
14 Nov 2013 06:19 GMT
Sales of marine petroleum products fell by 12.2% during the third quarter compared to last year.

Singapore Market Commentary
14 Nov 2013 05:54 GMT

Fuel-efficient tanker to be built in California
13 Nov 2013 20:14 GMT
Vessel will be built to accommodate the future installation of an LNG fuel-gas system and Type C LNG tanks.

NuStar expects improved bunker results in Q4
13 Nov 2013 19:08 GMT
NuStar Energy expects new bunker fuel supply agreement to have a positive effect on its fuels marketing results in the fourth quarter.

Singapore and Belgium in LNG cooperation agreement
13 Nov 2013 15:21 GMT
Singapore, Antwerp and Zeebrugge to work together to harmonize LNG bunkering standards.

OW Risk Management Report
13 Nov 2013 11:36 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
13 Nov 2013 11:21 GMT

Market Briefing
13 Nov 2013 11:12 GMT
A quiet day ahead (Brent: $106.3).

Rotterdam Market Report
13 Nov 2013 11:01 GMT

Exhaust gas cleaning system for Robin Hood
13 Nov 2013 10:12 GMT
TT Line vessel, the M/S Robin Hood, is to be fitted with four scrubber systems.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
13 Nov 2013 06:42 GMT

Aegean to acquire Hess Corporation's U.S. East Coast bunkering business
12 Nov 2013 21:58 GMT
Aegean says the deal marks its entry into supplying customers in the U.S. market.

Global Vision Market Report
12 Nov 2013 14:12 GMT

New dual-fuel engine a 'game changer', says Wärtsilä
12 Nov 2013 11:33 GMT
Wärtsilä's RT-flex50DF engine is scheduled to be available for delivery in the third quarter of 2014.

OW Risk Management Report
12 Nov 2013 11:10 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
12 Nov 2013 10:50 GMT

Market Briefing
12 Nov 2013 10:31 GMT
Stronger U.S. dollar is weighing on prices (Brent: USD 105.9).

Bomin appoints bunker trader in Singapore
12 Nov 2013 08:48 GMT
New member of staff has previous experience in dry bulk chartering and operations.

World record dual-fuel engines ordered by US firm
12 Nov 2013 07:23 GMT
Engines are said to be the largest dual-fuel engines ever ordered in terms of power output.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
12 Nov 2013 05:55 GMT

Dynamic Oil Trading strengthens team
11 Nov 2013 17:35 GMT
Singapore-based company appoints another bunker trader.

Dynamic Oil Trading hires bunker trader
11 Nov 2013 17:12 GMT
Experienced trader joins Dynamic Oil Trading's office in Singapore.

Now is the time to hedge, says OW Bunker
11 Nov 2013 16:32 GMT
Bunker firm says ship operators could take advantage of current low spot prices to lock in their fuel costs for 2014.

Praxis Market Update
11 Nov 2013 14:23 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
11 Nov 2013 14:14 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
11 Nov 2013 13:24 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
11 Nov 2013 11:37 GMT

Financial prudence the key to bunker trade success
11 Nov 2013 09:27 GMT
GAC Bunker Fuels director to stress the importance of balancing the numbers in upcoming event.

Market Briefing
11 Nov 2013 09:17 GMT
Oil prices up on supply worries and strong macro data (Brent: $105.6).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
11 Nov 2013 05:42 GMT

China's fuel oil output up in October
08 Nov 2013 18:12 GMT
Fuel oil output rose by over 10 percent in China last month, research shows.

LA to reward carriers for shipping more containers
08 Nov 2013 17:13 GMT
Ocean carriers to receive payment for each additional container they ship in 2014.

Project to provide fuel cell technology for marine vessels
08 Nov 2013 15:41 GMT
Fuel cell auxiliary power units to provide vessels with air-independent propulsion.

Praxis Market Update
08 Nov 2013 14:57 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
08 Nov 2013 11:52 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
08 Nov 2013 11:33 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
08 Nov 2013 11:14 GMT

Market Briefing
08 Nov 2013 11:11 GMT
Key event: U.S. Nonfarm payrolls this afternoon (Brent: $103.3).

Singapore moves ahead in development of LNG bunkering standards
08 Nov 2013 07:07 GMT
Study identifies key issues that need to be addressed before LNG bunkering can take place.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
08 Nov 2013 05:33 GMT

Barge operator to present at investment conference
07 Nov 2013 15:47 GMT
CEO and CFO to present at upcoming New York event.

Praxis Market Update
07 Nov 2013 15:33 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
07 Nov 2013 14:11 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
07 Nov 2013 12:43 GMT

Bomin refreshes team with Carlberg
07 Nov 2013 11:17 GMT
Experienced trader Svante Carlberg joins Bomin Deutschland.

OW Risk Management Report
07 Nov 2013 10:32 GMT

Market Briefing
07 Nov 2013 08:21 GMT
Volatile day ahead (Brent: $105).

Fuel trader leaves Caribbean bunker firm
07 Nov 2013 08:01 GMT
Bunker company confirms departure.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
07 Nov 2013 07:12 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
06 Nov 2013 15:24 GMT

Praxis Market Update
06 Nov 2013 14:13 GMT

ICS questions France about CO2 reporting requirements
06 Nov 2013 13:57 GMT
ICS raises concerns about a new requirement for foreign shipowners to provide information about CO2 emissions.

Bomin hires fleet manager
06 Nov 2013 12:01 GMT
New fleet manager, Piet Vink, brings with him over 25 years of experience in the tanker industry.

Rotterdam Market Report
06 Nov 2013 10:54 GMT

Market Briefing
06 Nov 2013 10:28 GMT
Mixed oil news (Brent: $105.8)

New 380 cSt supplier at La Spezia
06 Nov 2013 09:04 GMT
Deliveries of 380 centistoke product by barge for requirements of at least 450 metric tonnes.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
06 Nov 2013 06:28 GMT

WTI vs BIX price comparison
05 Nov 2013 21:34 GMT
Analysis of WTI crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

Singapore MGO vs ICE Gas Oil
05 Nov 2013 16:02 GMT
Analysis of Singapore marine gas oil and ICE Gas Oil prices.

Sales manager leaves Asian bunker firm
05 Nov 2013 15:31 GMT
Experienced bunker professional leaves company.

Praxis Market Update
05 Nov 2013 14:57 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
05 Nov 2013 14:42 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
05 Nov 2013 14:04 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
05 Nov 2013 13:04 GMT

First ever Baltic Exchange board meeting in Asia
05 Nov 2013 10:33 GMT
Baltic Exchange hopes to hold regular board meetings in the region in the future, says chairman.

Market Briefing
05 Nov 2013 10:28 GMT
Fear of supply disruptions and awaiting news from central banks (Brent: $106.3).

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
05 Nov 2013 06:51 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
04 Nov 2013 15:24 GMT

Praxis Market Update
04 Nov 2013 15:14 GMT

Global Vision Market Report
04 Nov 2013 15:02 GMT

IBIA partners with SAMSA to develop South African offshore bunkering
04 Nov 2013 12:06 GMT
Project to develop a Bunkering Code of Practice for the supply of fuel from offshore barges.

Rotterdam Market Report
04 Nov 2013 11:43 GMT

Bunker Index (BIX) statistical summary
04 Nov 2013 09:05 GMT
Key monthly Bunker Index (BIX) data provided in price summary.

Market Briefing
04 Nov 2013 08:38 GMT
A week full of key economic numbers and volatility (Brent: $106.3).

Brent vs BIX price comparison
04 Nov 2013 08:27 GMT
Analysis of Brent crude vs the BIX global bunker price.

BIX bunker price volatility analysis - October 2013
04 Nov 2013 07:10 GMT
BIX data shows that price volatility fell to its lowest level of the year in October.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
04 Nov 2013 06:17 GMT

Highest Fujairah 380-cst average since April
01 Nov 2013 16:23 GMT
Fujairah 380-cst average rises for the third consecutive month in October.

Rotterdam 380-cst falls 1.2% in October
01 Nov 2013 15:41 GMT
Last month's decrease is the sixth in the last eight months.

Global Vision Market Report
01 Nov 2013 15:08 GMT

OW Risk Management Report
01 Nov 2013 11:37 GMT

Rotterdam Market Report
01 Nov 2013 11:23 GMT

Dan-Bunkering appoints trader
01 Nov 2013 10:44 GMT
New member of staff joins Dan-Bunkering's trading team in Copenhagen.

Market Briefing
01 Nov 2013 09:06 GMT
Volatile day ahead (Brent: $109.1)

Global bunker average falls 1% in October
01 Nov 2013 07:31 GMT
Monthly global bunker average declines to its lowest level since July.

Singapore Market Commentary (with evening update)
01 Nov 2013 07:23 GMT



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