BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry



« News Home
:: Monthly Archive

News Topics
:: Air Pollution
:: Agreements & M&A's
:: Alternative Fuels
:: BunkerBlog
:: Cargoes & Storage
:: Company News
:: Efficiency, Costs & Charges
:: Environment
:: Events
:: Financial
:: Fuel Quality & Testing
:: Lubes & Additives
:: Oil Spills
:: People
:: Port News
:: Projects
:: Regulation, Legal
:: Services, Products,Technology
:: Statistics & Research
:: Vessels

Regional Archive
:: Americas
:: Asia/Oceania
:: Europe
:: M.East/Africa


Home » News » Fuel Quality & Testing


Fuel Quality & Testing

FOBAS issues off-spec cat fine alert in Fujairah
10 Aug 2017 11:58 GMT
Cat fine levels of up to 139 mg/kg measured in Fujairah samples.

VPS releases revised code of practice for bunker quantity surveying
29 May 2017 07:06 GMT
Code of practice been developed in two sections and covers quality control of the field surveyor.

ITIC and ASG launch new surveyors' indemnity wording
22 May 2017 09:23 GMT
New wording is designed to 'address the imbalance between owners' and surveyors' responsibilities'.

ClassNK subsidiary launches bunker fuel oil analysis service
15 May 2017 09:55 GMT
New service provides an oil analysis report for the properties of bunker fuel oil.

VPS launches 'Quick Screening' service for MFM bunker deliveries in Singapore
03 May 2017 09:57 GMT
Intention is to provide a quick 'pass/fail' preliminary guide on the performance of mass flow meters.

New tool calculates knock characteristics of pipeline gas supplied
05 Apr 2017 12:22 GMT
Tool is designed to help end users determine the quality of pipeline gas and assess the risk of engine knock.

Operators urged to take soundings in wake of Singapore piping 'irregularities'
21 Mar 2017 13:08 GMT
Vessel operators advised to also use a 'reputable' bunker surveyor.

ExxonMobil tackles fuel switching in latest video
08 Mar 2017 11:53 GMT
Oil major covers planning, avoiding thermal shock and controlling temperature and viscosity.

WSS urges operators to perform onboard fuel tests
09 Feb 2017 07:58 GMT
Onboard tests enable crews to take preventative measures before fuel issues become critical, highlights WSS manager.

World Fuel Services welcomes introduction of MFMs in Singapore
06 Feb 2017 15:03 GMT
Bunker firm publishes white paper on mass flow meter technology.

Monjasa obtains certifications, says it 'leads the race' for improved quality
27 Jan 2017 12:27 GMT
Bunker firm receives certifications related to health and safety, quality and environmental management.

Simplex-Turbulo named distributor of Parker Kittiwake's bunker products
17 Jan 2017 07:20 GMT
Experienced bunker specialist Darren Middleton forms part of UK-based sales team.

Inspection of Danish ships abroad expected to rise by 36% in 2017
13 Jan 2017 10:53 GMT
Danish Maritime Authority aims to step up inspections of Danish-flagged ships in foreign waters.

SGS, VPS top Singapore bunker surveyor list
11 Jan 2017 14:24 GMT
12.3 percent of Singapore's licensed bunker surveyors are employed at either SGS or VPS.

ExxonMobil tackles fuel compatibility and stability in latest video
06 Jan 2017 12:23 GMT
Oil major's video covers fuel mixing, asphaltene precipitation and fuel testing.

Singapore to start 2017 with 135 MFM-equipped bunker vessels
30 Dec 2016 10:56 GMT
In December, 11 vessels have been authorized to carry out MFM deliveries next year.

Rise in bunker disputes prompts P&I club to advise members
23 Dec 2016 12:59 GMT
The Shipowners' Club offers advice to members regarding collating evidence and contract terms.

'Many enquiries' for TR48-certified MFMs from non-Singapore suppliers
30 Nov 2016 10:51 GMT
Consultancy expects to see more bunker vessels around the world with TR48-accredited MFMs over the next few years.

ExxonMobil issues guidelines to prevent cross-contamination of marine fuels
17 Nov 2016 12:27 GMT
Guidelines cover the segregation of fuels during storage and handling.

New guides to help avoid bunker disputes and handle claims
22 Sep 2016 07:23 GMT
Publications provide advice on how to avoid bunker disputes and how to handle them if a claim arises.





Page Links:

Prices
Africa
Asia
Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
South Europe
Index Summary
Price Highlights
Commentaries
Futures
Prices
Antwerp
Busan
Cape Town
Fujairah
Houston
Istanbul
Kaohsiung
Las Palmas
Maracaibo
New Orleans
Piraeus
Rio
Rotterdam
Santos
Singapore
Directory
Africa
Asia
Central America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
Oceania
South America
South Europe
Directory
Germany
Gibraltar
Greece
Hong Kong
Italy
Japan
Netherlands
Panama
Russia
Singapore
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
News
Latest News
Blogs
Archive
Americas
Asia
Europe
Middle East
News
Air Pollution
Agreements & M&A's
Alternative Fuels
Cargoes & Storage
Efficiency, Costs & Charges
Environment
Events
Financial
Fuel Quality
Lubes & Additives
Oil Spills
People
Port News
Projects
Regulation/Legal
Services, Products, Technology
Statistics & Research
Vessels
Events
Upcoming Events