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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q1 2013

Services, Products & Technology - Q1 2013

Matrix Marine expands Houston ex-pipe service
27 Mar 2013 20:34 GMT
Low sulphur and high sulphur grades are now available ex-pipe to vessels working cargo at all docks.

Early ECDIS adoption can offer savings
27 Mar 2013 14:31 GMT
Owners that adopt ECDIS early can benefit from increased safety and lower costs, says manufacturer.

Portable sampling system launched
25 Mar 2013 13:48 GMT
New system uses laser technology to detect contamination in hydraulic oils and hydrocarbon fuels.

ABB system to receive technology award
22 Mar 2013 13:38 GMT
ABB's Onboard DC Grid is said to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by up to 20 percent.

Chimbusco to supply 500-cst in Qingdao - source
22 Mar 2013 09:23 GMT
Supplier is said to have already transported several thousand tonnes of 500-cst to the Shandong Province port.

Gas combustion unit an economical alternative
21 Mar 2013 13:11 GMT
Unit is said to have lower installation costs and operating expenditures than comparable products.

Gas-to-fuel converter wins award
18 Mar 2013 10:41 GMT
Product converts waste gas into fuel, thus reducing operating costs and enhancing environmental sustainability.

Making the next generation of cruise ships cleaner and greener
15 Mar 2013 08:56 GMT
Sea trials completed by power conversion technology firm.

Aerospace firm to make tanks for fuelling LNG-powered ships
14 Mar 2013 17:21 GMT
Space Shuttle specialist to manufacture cryogenic tanks for fuelling vessels powered by liquefied natural gas.

Engines cut fuel costs by 7%
13 Mar 2013 14:11 GMT
Type approval test of two ultra-long stroke marine engines is completed.

Fuel-saving marine coating launched in Miami
13 Mar 2013 13:01 GMT
Coating is said to reduce the risk of mechanical damage, decrease drag and achieve fuel savings.

Bunkering operations suspended in Gibraltar
12 Mar 2013 12:51 GMT
Bunkering activities are halted again due to adverse weather conditions.

BP in JV to supply bunker fuel in Brazil
08 Mar 2013 08:43 GMT
Oil major signs contract with EBX to distribute marine fuels in Açu Superport.

The exhaust gas cleaning evolution
07 Mar 2013 13:13 GMT
Manufacturer puts forward the case for switching to exhaust gas cleaning systems.

V-Marine Fuels enters US physical market
28 Feb 2013 15:23 GMT
Bunker firm announces that it is commencing physical operations in Houston, Texas City and Galveston.

Fleet management technology released
27 Feb 2013 11:38 GMT
Software suite includes fuel consumption monitoring system.

Shell signs distribution agreement with Nile Petroleum
27 Feb 2013 07:33 GMT
Nile Petroleum to become the primary distributor of Shell marine lubricants in Egypt.

Wärtsilä wins repeat order for exhaust gas cleaning systems
26 Feb 2013 13:37 GMT
Exhaust gas cleaning technology is to be installed on four vessels being built for Ignazio Messina & Co.

San Diego approves shore power project
22 Feb 2013 20:24 GMT
US port to install shore power at the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal, currently occupied by Dole Fresh Fruit.

Bunkering suspended in Malta
22 Feb 2013 11:56 GMT
Suppliers stop carrying out deliveries due to adverse weather conditions.

OW launches second supply vessel in Gulf of Mexico
19 Feb 2013 00:03 GMT
The Wappen von Hamburg will be deployed from March 2013.

Socar awarded bunker licence in Turkey
18 Feb 2013 15:41 GMT
Oil and gas giant in tie-up with terminal operator to supply marine fuel to customers in Ceyhan.

Carnival in agreement to install fuel switching equipment
15 Feb 2013 21:03 GMT
Agreement follows a period of extensive testing on board the Grand Princess.

Supplier sells delivery vessel, exits bunkering
15 Feb 2013 09:11 GMT
Bunker vessel is sold to a third party as part of the process of closing down the marine fuel supply operation.

Fuel monitoring system launched
15 Feb 2013 07:13 GMT
System is said to measure sulphur oxides, wear metals, cat fines and the fraudulent mixing of bunker fuels.

Petrobras: No bunker enquiries today
08 Feb 2013 11:58 GMT
Supplier says it will not be working enquiries or confirming bunker nominations today.

PDVSA: 'System out of service'
07 Feb 2013 06:58 GMT
Supplier says it will be unable to process bunker orders over a five-day period due to system maintenance.

Agreement to develop solar cell technology applications
06 Feb 2013 12:41 GMT
Project will be initially focussed on incorporating solar technology into a configurable rigid sail.

New tool aimed at optimizing energy usage
05 Feb 2013 10:01 GMT
Software tool is aimed at enabling shipowners to maximize the gains in energy efficiency and emission reduction.

OW Bunker acquires vessels for physical supply
29 Jan 2013 07:35 GMT
Newly-acquired vessels will operate in the Nordic region.

Repeat order for emissions control products
25 Jan 2013 07:18 GMT
Wärtsilä is chosen to fit Exhaust Gas Cleaning system and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology.

OW Bunker launches Nordic Waters supply operation
23 Jan 2013 15:39 GMT
OW Bunker creates one of the world's largest physical bunkering operations to provide clients with a one-stop supply solution across Nordic Waters.

Wärtsilä to power fuel-efficient ferry
21 Jan 2013 08:53 GMT
Finnish firm to supply the main engines and auxiliary generating sets.

Dutch firm to install LNG bunkering system
18 Jan 2013 12:31 GMT
Bunkering system to be installed on ferries travelling from Norway to Denmark.

Emulsion fuel tests completed
18 Jan 2013 11:53 GMT
Commercial volumes of Marine MSAR®2 are expected to be produced from mid-2013.

OW reports 'successful' start in Gulf of Mexico
15 Jan 2013 14:57 GMT
OW Bunker sells 40,000 tonnes of fuel oil in less than two months to clients in the Gulf of Mexico.

Venezuela: Product availability update
11 Jan 2013 19:53 GMT
Latest update on product availability in Venezuelan ports.

Trading house begins supplying 1% sulphur fuel
09 Jan 2013 15:03 GMT
Japanese firm becomes the latest to offer low sulphur bunker fuel to customers.

NewOcean Energy secures government supply contract
09 Jan 2013 13:44 GMT
LPG operator to supply ultra-low sulphur diesel to government-owned vessels.

New general manager at Bunkers International
02 Jan 2013 17:44 GMT
Bunkers International promotes senior trading manager to the role of general manager in Turkey.

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