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Home » News » Port News - Q2 2010

Port News - Q2 2010

UAE firm awards terminal construction contract
29 Jun 2010 10:13 GMT
Contract covers initial phase of a major petroleum storage terminal connected to the Port of Fujairah.

Tender issued for up to 70,000 mt of fuel oil
28 Jun 2010 09:31 GMT
Asian utility seeks fuel oil for delivery in August.

St. Petersburg: 380-cst quotes below $300/mt
25 Jun 2010 13:55 GMT
Suppliers quoting sub-$300 per tonne levels as prices tumble at leading Russian port.

Motion to ban Gibraltar floating storage fails
25 Jun 2010 09:55 GMT
Madrid votes against motion requesting to force Gibraltar to store fuel on land.

Ecopetrol gets 20-year port concession
24 Jun 2010 10:06 GMT
Colombian oil firm granted exclusive access to maritime terminal for 20-year period.

First vessel call at Fujairah Oil Terminal 2
22 Jun 2010 08:01 GMT
Maiden vessel call said to be a 'historic point' for the port of Fujairah.

Southernpec awaiting MPA license - source
21 Jun 2010 07:04 GMT
Chinese firm is reported to be waiting to receive its bunker license to begin supply operations in Singapore.

Ship-Service offering 1.0% LSFO
17 Jun 2010 19:04 GMT
Leading Polish firm confirms that it has begun supplying 1.0% sulphur fuel oil.

Malta oil storage project to cost over $350 million
17 Jun 2010 07:04 GMT
Terminal operator plans to spend more than US$350 million on new Marsaxlokk oil storage terminal.

Dredging works to start on Changxing Island
16 Jun 2010 09:56 GMT
Project to prepare land for oil storage facility project in Liaoning Province.

Sales record for Singapore in May
15 Jun 2010 07:19 GMT
Bunker sales reach new record in May at the world's leading bunker port.

Andatee signs 10-year supply agreements
09 Jun 2010 15:27 GMT
Chinese firm to supply marine fuel on an exclusive basis in Jinghai and Haiyu.

Petrobras offers 1%S 380-cst in Brazil
04 Jun 2010 20:52 GMT
Supplier offering 1.00% sulphur 380-centistoke fuel oil at Brazilian ports from next week.

Valero may restart Aruba refinery
04 Jun 2009 08:44 GMT
US firm intends to begin a refinery-wide maintenance programme within the next few weeks.

Bunker cargoes head for Sri Lanka
02 Jun 2010 13:55 GMT
Fuel oil parcels expected to arrive in Sri Lanka early next week.

VTTI announces Rotterdam expansion
02 Jun 2010 09:34 GMT
Dutch firm acquires adjoining land and facilities in Rotterdam.

ENOC subsidiary to build terminal in Malta
02 Jun 2010 09:17 GMT
Terminal operator plans to construct oil terminal in Marsaxlokk.

Opet to expand fuel oil trading in Singapore
27 May 2010 20:02 GMT
Turkish firm aiming to bring in up to eight fuel oil cargoes into Singapore this year.

Land deal to build Novo fuel oil terminal
27 May 2010 09:42 GMT
Land plots acquired for the construction of a fuel oil terminal in the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk.

Singapore spill clean-up continues
26 May 2010 16:16 GMT
Dispersants used to break up the oil slick and booms used to prevent the spill from reaching the coastlines.

Ust-Luga: LPG terminal construction underway
26 May 2010 15:33 GMT
Boost for bunker sales growth as work begins on the largest LPG transshipment terminal in Russia.

Singapore tanker collision update
25 May 2010 14:52 GMT
Spill recovery effort in progress as emergency response teams work to contain oil slick.

Tank operator seeks financial partners - sources
25 May 2010 07:55 GMT
Leading storage firm looking to sell minority stake in project to develop Dutch oil terminal facility.

Bunker sales surge for Lanka IOC
25 May 2010 06:46 GMT
Sri Lanka supplier sees bunker sales volumes and revenue skyrocket in the year to March 2010.

Long Beach RFP to develop liquid bulk terminal
24 May 2010 17:42 GMT
Californian port issues amended proposal for the development of a marine liquid bulk terminal.

Chemoil ready to meet ARA 1.0%S demand
21 May 2010 07:02 GMT
Supplier says it is 'well prepared' to meet customer demand for 1.0% sulphur RMG380 from July 1st.

Petrobras offers 1%S 380-cst in Singapore
20 May 2010 07:19 GMT
Brazilian supplier offering 1.00% sulphur 380-centistoke fuel oil at the world's leading bunker port.

Magellan selected to build Port Everglades terminal
20 May 2010 06:56 GMT
Committee selects Oklahoma firm to construct bunker storage facility in Port Everglades.

Bunker service launched in Pakistan
18 May 2010 06:54 GMT
New bunker delivery service at Karachi, Gawader and Port Muhammad Bin Qasim.

Singapore sales surpass 3.4m tonnes
13 May 2010 12:44 GMT
New monthly record for Singapore as 500-cst volumes skyrocket 27.8 percent in April.

Aegean to acquire Shell Las Palmas terminal
13 May 2010 07:39 GMT
Acquisition of bunker and lubricants facility is expected to be completed by the end of July.

Petrobras offers 1%S 380-cst in Rotterdam
11 May 2010 13:38 GMT
Brazilian bunker supplier offering 1.00% sulphur 380-centistoke fuel oil in Rotterdam.

MPA announces bunker licensing initiatives
04 May 2010 06:06 GMT
Singapore to implement new bunker licensing initiatives from October 2010.

Florida terminal launch raises fuel oil capacity
30 Apr 2010 14:07 GMT
New terminal has storage capacity of just under 3 million barrels of refined products, including fuel oil.

Maersk Line to get $1.5m clean fuel reimbursement
28 Apr 2010 08:31 GMT
Port authority agrees to reimburse Maersk Line for the differential cost of using low sulphur fuel.

Sales surge expected as cruise season begins
27 Apr 2010 09:41 GMT
Suppliers prepare for rise in bunker sales as 2010 cruise season gets underway.

Port considers low-emission grant program
27 Apr 2010 07:47 GMT
US port will today consider awarding nearly $1.5 million in low-emission grant program funds.

Cold ironing website launched
26 Apr 2010 10:15 GMT
Website dedicated to onshore power supply technology is launched.

Macoil deploys barge to Gulf of Suez
23 Apr 2010 14:52 GMT
Bunker barge to service the ports of Suez, Adabiya and Ain Sukhna.

Port highlights fuels program on Earth Day
22 Apr 2010 07:21 GMT
At-berth green initiative is highlighted in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Earth Day.

Bunkers International supplies MGO in Malta
20 Apr 2010 16:11 GMT
US firm announces joint venture partnership to begin supplying marine gasoil in Malta.

Gothenburg welcomes tax break for cold ironing
20 Apr 2010 13:32 GMT
Swedish port says onshore power supply will now become a more financially attractive alternative.

Vopak Horizon Fujairah plans terminal expansion
20 Apr 2010 08:04 GMT
Fujairah terminal's storage capacity to be increased by 606,000 cubic meters.

Brightoil leases tank storage in Singapore
19 Apr 2010 10:02 GMT
Bunker supplier boosts its presence in Singapore by leasing 50,000 cbm of tank storage.

Nominations open for Clean Air Awards
16 Apr 2010 13:15 GMT
Deadline for California award nominations is May 14th.

Noble to begin fuel supply operations - sources
15 Apr 2010 14:16 GMT
Commodity trader is expected to begin selling marine fuel from next month.

Record bunker sales for Singapore in March
13 Apr 2010 18:28 GMT
New monthly and Q1 bunker sales records at the world's leading bunker port.

Sri Lankan supplier targets OPL volumes - source
13 Apr 2010 10:11 GMT
Marine fuel supplier aims to increase sales of marine fuel by targeting bunkers-only market.

Hapag Lloyd ship joins clean fuels program
12 Apr 2010 08:54 GMT
Vessel becomes the latest ship to participate in port low sulphur fuels program.

Independent oil terminal launched in Jakarta
12 Apr 2010 07:02 GMT
First independent import and distribution terminal for oil products is inaugurated in Jakarta.

Carnival signs 15-year agreement with Port Everglades
08 Apr 2010 07:20 GMT
Bunker volume boost for Florida port as world's largest cruise line commits to 25.5 million passenger deal.

Bunker fee: Shippers may pull out of Manila
07 Apr 2010 08:13 GMT
Shipping lines consider alternative ports of call over new concession fee on bunkering.

Aegean completes acquisition of Verbeke Bunkering
01 Apr 2010 12:41 GMT
Aegean confirms the completion of its previously announced acquisition of ARA supplier Verbeke Bunkering.

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