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Home » News » Port News - Q3 2010

Port News - Q3 2010

Swedish firm wins Fujairah terminal contract
28 Sep 2010 07:31 GMT
Automation contract is estimated to be worth US$ 6.6 million.

Black oil terminal launched in Visakhapatnam
23 Sep 2010 08:03 GMT
New facility is the largest in the country to exclusively store dark oil products.

Fujairah terminal: Third investor under consideration
21 Sep 2010 10:20 GMT
Terminal project partners said to be considering the involvement of a third investor.

ADPC awards Khalifa Port contract
20 Sep 2010 09:41 GMT
Contract includes the construction of container and general cargo terminals at Khalifa Port and Industrial Zone.

Bonaire terminal remains closed
15 Sep 2010 09:47 GMT
BOPEC terminal closed until further notice as damage assessments continue following last week's fire.

ENOC reduces capacity in Singapore
15 Sep 2010 06:57 GMT
UAE firm slashes its Singapore storage capacity to around 60,000 cubic metres.

Singapore sales dip 5.3 percent in August
14 Sep 2010 08:18 GMT
Volume decline follows five consecutive months of record sales. Year-on-year sales up 10.2 percent.

Asia's first fuel switch programme
13 Sep 2010 09:45 GMT
Fuel switch scheme is launched in Hong Kong following 'successful' supervised testing.

OW launches physical operations in Uruguay
09 Sep 2010 08:03 GMT
Company to provide a full range of fuels up to 380-centistoke in Montevideo and anchorage areas.

Korean suppliers prepare for Malou
06 Sep 2010 14:08 GMT
Bunker deliveries expected to be affected by Typhoon Malou tomorrow.

Cockett launch receives 'positive feedback'
02 Sep 2010 14:22 GMT
UK firm says it has received a 'healthy level of enquiries' for its new service in the English Channel.

US port receives green award
02 Sep 2010 08:22 GMT

Houston: Breakbulk arrivals up 27 percent
02 Sep 2010 06:42 GMT
Breakbulk rise helps increase year-to-date arrivals by almost 3 percent at leading US Gulf bunker port.

100th ULCC arrives in Rotterdam
31 Aug 2010 06:31 GMT
Port authority says Rotterdam is 'ideally suited' for ULCCs following recent investment programme.

Full bunker operations resume in Buenaventura
26 Aug 2010 16:57 GMT
Bunkers International offers IFO and MGO on the Pacific Coast following supply disruption.

MPA announces harbour craft licence initiative
25 Aug 2010 13:48 GMT
Lifetime validity licence will be issued to Singaporeans who apply or renew their harbour craft manning licence.

Dan-Bunkering Singapore appoints senior trader
25 Aug 2010 08:12 GMT
Stefanie Tay joins Dan-Bunkering to work as senior bunker trader.

New Santos terminal to be jointly managed
25 Aug 2010 07:32 GMT
Agreement reached to jointly manage Brazil's new container facility at the country's leading bunker port.

MOL vessels join low sulphur fuel program
24 Aug 2010 19:44 GMT
MOL becomes first Japanese carrier to join US port authority low sulphur fuel program.

ExxonMobil in Hong Kong exit speculation
23 Aug 2010 07:50 GMT
Decision to lease tank storage prompts speculation that ExxonMobil may quit the Hong Kong bunker market.

CEPSA barge launched in Algeciras Bay
20 Aug 2010 10:36 GMT
Newly-built double hull barge to supply marine fuel in the Strait of Gibraltar.

Dalian crude oil terminal is launched
19 Aug 2010 07:48 GMT
New 450,000-tonne crude oil terminal has commenced operations this week.

SLPA proceeds with Sri Lanka supply plan
19 Aug 2010 07:08 GMT
Sri Lanka Ports Authority to target small and medium-sized vessels in new bunker supply venture.

Rotterdam forecasts 37-76% rise in throughput by 2030
18 Aug 2010 19:21 GMT
Port Authority says goods throughput could increase by as much as 320 million tonnes over the next 20 years.

China builds Guangdong fuel oil facility
18 Aug 2010 07:52 GMT
Fuel oil blending facility is set to be China's largest with an annual production capacity of 10 million tonnes.

Mumbai, JNPT: Operations returning back to normal
17 Aug 2010 10:16 GMT
Bunker suppliers have begun taking orders for future deliveries over the past 24 hours.

Maiden call at Hamburg for slow steaming ship
17 Aug 2010 09:10 GMT

Singapore: Another month, another record
16 Aug 2010 14:22 GMT
New record for Singapore as sales volumes exceed 3.5 million tonnes for the second consecutive month.

New bunker supplier in West Africa
16 Aug 2010 09:02 GMT
Supplier begins delivering marine gas oil to customers in West Africa.

Water influx ceremony at Hambantota
16 Aug 2010 07:40 GMT
President Mahinda Rajapaksa inaugurates water influx ceremony at 'Magampura International Harbour'.

Bunker boost for Rotterdam as throughput rises
13 Aug 2010 10:17 GMT
14.8 percent rise in cargo throughput bodes well for bunker sales volumes at Europe's leading port.

Anchorage service launched in Ceuta
12 Aug 2010 14:31 GMT
Bunker firm says it has launched a barge service at Ceuta anchorage.

GS Caltex restarts operations in Busan
12 Aug 2010 08:18 GMT
Bunker operations restarted after having been suspended prior to Dianmu reaching landfall.

Hambantota goes underwater in August
11 Aug 2010 09:16 GMT
Hambantota harbour to be filled with water later this month.

Chemoil proposal to build Busan terminal
10 Aug 2010 16:04 GMT
Supplier submits proposal to construct a storage terminal at South Korea's leading bunker port.

Mumbai spill: Focus shifts to fuel removal
10 Aug 2010 10:18 GMT
Specialist team from Europe is contracted to help pump out the remaining fuel on board the MSC Chitra.

First LNG-fuelled ship in China's waterways
09 Aug 2010 07:10 GMT
LNG-powered vessel successfully completes test navigation in Yangtze River.

Singapore extends port dues concession
06 Aug 2010 12:01 GMT
Port dues concession for ocean-going vessels and harbour craft to be extended for a further six months.

Universal named accredited supplier
06 Aug 2010 09:21 GMT
MPA lists Universal Energy as an accredited bunker supplier in Singapore.

Southernpec becomes accredited bunker supplier
06 Aug 2010 07:52 GMT
Chinese firm is added to the official list of accredited bunker suppliers in Singapore.

Vancouver launches emissions reduction award
05 Aug 2010 18:54 GMT
Blue Circle Award launched to reward shipping lines for their efforts in cutting air emissions.

Expansion plans at Texas marine terminal
28 Jul 2010 15:24 GMT
US firm plans to build 1.5 million barrels of refined petroleum products storage in Texas.

ArcLight plans for growth at Houston Fuel Oil Terminal
27 Jul 2010 13:47 GMT
ArcLight says it is committed to future growth after securing $305 million financing.

Andatee begins construction of Donggang wharf
27 Jul 2010 07:11 GMT
New wharf to provide docking services to small and medium-sized fishing vessels.

New Thames Estuary supply operation
26 Jul 2010 06:41 GMT
UK firm Cockett Marine Oil is planning to commence physical bunker supply activities in the Thames Estuary.

Andatee acquires 52% stake in fuel oil firm
23 Jul 2010 14:24 GMT
Supplier aims to gain a foothold in the Tianjin bunker market with latest acquisition.

Clean fuels program reaps rewards
23 Jul 2010 13:31 GMT
US port says it has made significant reductions in air pollution due to its clean air strategy.

August start for Southernpec in Singapore
23 Jul 2010 07:28 GMT
Chinese firm set to begin supplying bunker fuel in Singapore from next month after receiving MPA license.

Cyprus to become a 'major oil trading hub'
22 Jul 2010 13:15 GMT
Plans announced to build a major €100 million oil product terminal in Cyprus.

Henty Oil launches Shetland service
22 Jul 2010 08:01 GMT
UK firm expands bunker supply operation to key North Sea port.

Hong Kong issues typhoon signal 3 warning
21 Jul 2010 13:57 GMT
Bunker supply operations disrupted as typhoon signal 3 warning is issued for the first time this year.

Anchorage supplies continue at Dalian
21 Jul 2010 07:26 GMT
Vessels receive fuel at anchorage following the closure of berths at Dalian.

Bunker cargo arrives in Colombo
19 Jul 2010 14:24 GMT
Sri Lanka supplier is reported to have fully discharged a fuel oil cargo over the weekend.

Oil firm issues fuel oil tender
15 Jul 2010 06:46 GMT
Tender issued to purchase up to 14 cargoes of fuel oil for delivery between August and October.

Singapore on course to sell 40 million tonnes
14 Jul 2010 07:39 GMT
New monthly record for Singapore as sales volumes exceed 20 million tonnes during the first six months.

Brightoil continues recruitment drive
13 Jul 2010 14:02 GMT
Supplier seeks chief executive officer as part of its current hiring campaign in Singapore.

VTTI sells 10% stake in ETT
12 Jul 2010 13:16 GMT
Terminal operator sells stake in Rotterdam terminal to SK Energy International.

November completion for Hambantota
12 Jul 2010 07:03 GMT
First phase of the Hambantota Port Development Project is expected to be completed ahead of schedule.

ENOC stops bunkering in Fujairah
09 Jul 2010 13:52 GMT
Supplier pulls out of Fujairah due to stiff competition from rivals.

Matrix Bharat to supply at Kochi in July
08 Jul 2010 08:04 GMT
Supplier set to begin deliveries of 380-cst at Kochi later this month.

Total raises barge capacity in Le Havre
07 Jul 2010 15:09 GMT
Supplier says new barge will improve reliability and increase flexibility in Le Havre.

Sohar barge service imminent
07 Jul 2010 07:07 GMT
Joint venture operation is expected to begin supplying in Sohar by barge later this month.

Utility buys 72,000 mt fuel oil cargo
06 Jul 2010 07:23 GMT
Asian utility purchases fuel oil cargo for delivery in August.

Rotterdam 380-cst average down 3.2% in June
05 Jul 2010 14:01 GMT
Average 380-centistoke price declines by $14 per tonne at Europe's leading bunker port.

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