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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q2 2009

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q2 2009

Zim to implement bunker surcharge
29 Jun 2009 11:07 GMT
Cargo shipping firm to introduce Emergency Bunker Surcharge in July.

Euro firms join forces to offer fuel optimization service
23 Jun 2009 11:12 GMT
New partnership aims to make it easier for ship operators to reduce fuel consumption.

Marine Atlantic to add 6% fuel surcharge
22 Jun 2009 10:14 GMT
Ferry line says the decision was made after a quarterly review of its costs.

Monitoring service: 'Fuel consumption cut by up to 5%'
16 Jun 2009 10:42 GMT
Developers say service can have a role in future indexing or rating schemes.

Fuel efficiency technology wins eco-award
10 Jun 2009 11:08 GMT
Norwegian shipping firm receives award for its commitment to improving environmental standards.

GL examines fuel-saving options
10 Jun 2009 09:51 GMT
Executive comments on fuel efficiency and new range of services.

Weather routing system: '3-4% in fuel savings'
09 Jun 2009 14:15 GMT
US firm launches upgrade, which it says can help cut bunker costs and CO2 emissions.

TFA raises bunker surcharge
09 Jun 2009 09:52 GMT
Fuel surcharge is revised upwards for Australia-North and East Asia member lines.

Matson ups fuel surcharge a third time
08 Jun 2009 18:32 GMT
Hawaii's largest ocean shipper implements largest percentage point increase since 1999.

Shark skin-inspired technology aims to cut fuel costs
05 Jun 2009 18:11 GMT
New hull coatings said to be 'showing promise' in improving fuel efficiency.

'Fuel saving' product line: launch announced
04 Jun 2009 18:22 GMT
New range of products aims to optimize ship fuel usage and improve profitability.

Cruise ship operator cuts fuel surcharge
02 Jun 2009 11:12 GMT
Australian firm removes surcharge on cruises in Sydney and Fiji.

Steam Packet reduces fuel surcharge
02 Jun 2009 10:02 GMT
New fuel fee for passengers and freight is introduced with immediate effect.

Asia-Australia lines to raise bunker surcharge
28 May 2009 16:52 GMT
AADA to increase surcharge by 22 percent for shipments from Hong Kong and China to Australia.

Seminar examines fuel saving options
28 May 2009 11:09 GMT
Two-day event looks at fuel saving options in the design, re-design and operation of ships.

Maersk CEO backs bunker tax
27 May 2009 10:02 GMT
Nils Smedegaard Andersen says bunker levy is best way to cap greenhouse gas emissions.

NCL records 43.3% drop in bunker costs
22 May 2009 08:04 GMT
Decrease in fuel costs helps cruise line achieve a rise in net income.

Rate change delayed to coincide with new BAF
20 May 2009 11:03 GMT
Maersk Line to announce Bunker Adjustment Factor change and general rate increase on July 1st.

Russia to raise fuel oil export tax
20 May 2009 08:04 GMT
Fuel oil export duty is set to increase by 15 percent from next month.

Maersk Line: Fuel costs down to 14 percent
13 May 2009 09:49 GMT
Fuel costs as a percentage of total unit costs fall during the first quarter of '09.

Asia-Australia lines to raise bunker surcharge
05 May 2009 08:12 GMT
Member lines to increase bunker surcharge for dry and refrigerated containers in May.

Ocean shipper raises fuel surcharge
04 May 2009 08:03 GMT
Shipping firm matches main rival and increases fuel fee by 1.5 percentage points.

Fuel oil blender cuts costs in Africa
28 Apr 2009 14:38 GMT
System reduces blending costs by up to $10 per metric tonne, says supplier.

Matson: First fuel fee rise since August '08
27 Apr 2009 13:57 GMT
Ocean shipper raises bunker surcharge as a result of the recent rise in fuel-related costs.

Shipper posts $10m loss despite drop in fuel costs
24 Apr 2009 18:47 GMT
Decline in operating revenue was mainly due to reduced fuel surcharges, says US firm.

CMA CGM focuses on cutting bunker costs
23 Apr 2009 09:44 GMT
Shipping line introduces cost-saving measures to lower bunker fuel consumption.

'Fuel-saving' engine gets ABS certification
22 Apr 2009 09:39 GMT
Manufacturer says new engine offers average fuel savings of 9 percent.

German firm buys Kittiwake LinerSCAN systems
08 Apr 2009 14:24 GMT
Reederei F. Laeisz buys technology for cylinder oil optimization and liner wear monitoring.

EGCSA hails US-Canadian ECA proposal
07 Apr 2009 13:32 GMT
Association says ECA plan is an opportunity for shipping to incorporate abatement technologies.

New tool proven to cut bunker costs, says developer
03 Apr 2009 18:26 GMT
Fleet control system aims to reduce marine fuel consumption by 5-10 percent.

Ferry line drops fuel surcharge
02 Apr 2009 09:43 GMT
Canadian firm decides to remove surcharge following a quarterly review of fuel costs.

'Fuel-saving' paint nominated for eco-awards
01 Apr 2009 08:10 GMT
New hydrogel technology aims to help shipowners cut fuel costs by up to eight percent.

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