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Home » News » Port News - Q4 2009

Port News - Q4 2009

New anchorage in the North Sea
30 Dec 2009 10:34 GMT
Newly designated anchorage area is able to accommodate around fifteen vessels.

Russian terminal launch set to hit Gdansk bunker sales
30 Dec 2009 10:19 GMT
Launch of new oil terminal is expected to have a negative effect on bunker sales volumes in Gdansk.

New berths for Rotterdam storage terminal
30 Dec 2009 06:57 GMT
Berthing capacity is increased to reduce congestion in the port of Rotterdam.

Lukoil signs bunkering agreement
24 Dec 2009 08:08 GMT
Lukoil agrees deal to collaborate in the areas of bunkering, oil spill response and port operations.

Expansion project planned for St. Petersburg
23 Dec 2009 08:07 GMT
Peterburg Oil Terminal plans to expand its capacity by approximately 25 percent.

Dubai firm wins Fujairah refinery contract
18 Dec 2009 13:12 GMT
Nine-month project includes the construction of pipelines at the Port of Fujairah.

Taranto refinery shuts for maintenance
18 Dec 2009 09:21 GMT
Eni confirms closure of Taranto facility as maintenance date is brought forward.

China: Slowdown in bunker sales growth predicted
18 Dec 2009 07:32 GMT
Bunker consumption is forecast to increase at a slower rate up until 2013.

Oil firm offers prompt 380-cst cargo
17 Dec 2009 06:44 GMT
30,000-tonne lot is scheduled for loading end-December.

SLPA to supply off Hambantota in Q1 2010
16 Dec 2009 08:28 GMT
Sri Lanka Ports Authority to target small and medium-sized vessels in new bunker supply venture.

Matrix Bharat begins bunker operations in Mumbai
15 Dec 2009 15:34 GMT
Supplier starts offering 380-centistoke to clients at west coast Indian port.

Singapore 380-cst sales overtake 2008 total
14 Dec 2009 12:42 GMT
Accumulated 380-cst sales for Singapore's best-selling grade surpass last year's total with one month to spare.

Venezuela: Product availability update
07 Dec 2009 16:36 GMT
Bunker supplier PDVSA provides update on product availability in Venezuelan ports.

Singapore 380-cst contract to launch in Q1 2010
07 Dec 2009 09:14 GMT
Announcement follows news that rival is set to launch commodity derivatives exchange next year.

CEPSA launches new barge in Balboa
04 Dec 2009 15:24 GMT
Supplier increases its capacity by over 2,500 tonnes with launch of new delivery barge.

[Image: Existing barge Panamabunker X]

CEPSA offers 0.1% MGO in Tenerife
03 Dec 2009 14:52 GMT
Spanish firm says it now delivers 0.1% sulphur fuel at all the ports where it supplies.

Med average plummets $13.86 per tonne
03 Dec 2009 13:31 GMT
Bunker Index Med (BIX MED) down to $553.40 as prices tumble in the region.

Savannah: Vessel call rise bodes well for bunker sales
30 Nov 2009 11:32 GMT
Positive outlook for bunker sales as vessel calls increase by over 15 percent.

Indian refiner offers 180-cst cargo
30 Nov 2009 07:31 GMT
60,000-tonne cargo is scheduled for lifting from northwest Indian port in December.

New Managing Director for Bominflot Kiel
24 Nov 2009 13:46 GMT
Jens Weselmann replaces Rainer Kirschen as Managing Director of Bominflot's Kiel business.

Takreer awards UAE port facility contract
23 Nov 2009 07:33 GMT
New marine port and bunker-producing refinery facilities are expected to be completed by 2014.

Paradip fuel oil removal completed
17 Nov 2009 07:16 GMT
Salvage firm is reported to have successfully retrieved fuel oil from sunken bulk carrier.

CEPSA reinforces its presence in Huelva
16 Nov 2009 14:57 GMT
Supplier says it is now able to offer an improved service with more flexibility and time-saving.

US West Coast ports promote bunker savings
16 Nov 2009 07:26 GMT
Ports say there is a 'compelling case' for US West Coast deployments with lower fuel costs.

Petrobras: 'New procedure' for Argentina and Uruguay
13 Nov 2009 14:01 GMT
All enquiries to be handled by Carlos Rossi from next week.

Shanghai: Cruise sector bunker volumes set to surge
13 Nov 2009 13:01 GMT
MOU signed for the development of cruise terminal to further boost China's cruise market.

Throughput rise at Petersburg Oil Terminal
10 Nov 2009 11:34 GMT
Year-on-year throughput of oil products increases in October 2009.

Indian refiner sells 380-cst cargo
09 Nov 2009 09:08 GMT
30,000-tonne parcel is scheduled for lifting from India's southeast coast at the end of November.

Qingdao to operate marine fuel transfer center
09 Nov 2009 07:03 GMT
Leading bunker supplier is reported to be investing US$25 million in the project.

Solar-powered ferries to sail Hong Kong harbour
28 Oct 2009 09:12 GMT
Hybrid ferries are part of eco-drive to make the city more environmentally conscious.

Puerto Cabello: Barge back in service
27 Oct 2009 17:32 GMT
Latest update on product availability at Venezuelan ports.

Paradip fuel oil removal resumes
27 Oct 2009 09:12 GMT
Oil salvage work continues after clearance is obtained to transport the retrieved fuel.

Seattle sets cruise ship record in 2009
27 Oct 2009 07:19 GMT
West Coast port brings in a record 218 vessel calls during the 2009 cruise season.

Bunker boost for Charleston: Maersk to stay
23 Oct 2009 07:15 GMT
Maersk Line in u-turn as deal is reached for carrier to stay in Charleston until 2014.

Venezuela: Product availability update
22 Oct 2009 16:33 GMT
Bunker supplier PDVSA provides update on product availability at Venezuelan ports.

Bunker sales growth for Gibraltar in '09
20 Oct 2009 16:44 GMT
Positive bunker sales volumes for the Mediterranean's leading bunker port despite the economic climate.

Companies bid for Fujairah terminal expansion - sources
19 Oct 2009 10:22 GMT
Construction companies are reported to have submitted bids to expand the Vopak Horizon terminal.

Oil storage plan bodes well for Gothenburg bunker sales
14 Oct 2009 12:02 GMT
Gothenburg project could see crude oil volumes rise by up to 60 per cent.

Singapore achieves Q3 sales record
14 Oct 2009 07:23 GMT
Q3 sales reach 9.3 million tonnes as monthly volumes exceed 3 million tonnes for the third time in a row.

Kochi bunker terminal project gathers pace
13 Oct 2009 09:56 GMT
Cochin Port Trust says it is on course to meet 2011 completion date for new bunkering terminal.

Bunker sales boost for Charleston
09 Oct 2009 11:05 GMT
First year-round cruise schedule is due to begin in May 2010.

NY/NJ terminals to close on Oct 12th
09 Oct 2009 09:19 GMT
Port Authority says the majority of the marine terminals will be closed for Columbus Day.

Lauderdale fuel dock is upgraded
09 Oct 2009 07:24 GMT
First phase reconstruction of Lauderdale Marina's fuel dock has been completed.

23% throughput rise at Petersburg Oil Terminal
08 Oct 2009 09:34 GMT
Year-on-year throughput of oil products increases in September 2009.

Fuel oil spill in northern Spain
05 Oct 2009 11:12 GMT
Cargo ship is reported to have spilled around 1,000 litres of fuel.

Mundra to expand bunkering facilities
05 Oct 2009 09:24 GMT
Indian port plans to expand capacity to cater for anticipated growth in demand.

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