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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2013


Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2013

Classification contract for China's first dual fuel LNG carriers
28 Jun 2013 08:53 GMT
Vessels will be able to run on both gas and fuel oil, but the intention will be to primarily burn gas.

Wärtsilä in deal to provide fuel-saving propulsion solutions
28 Jun 2013 08:28 GMT
Finnish firm is contracted to supply propulsion packages for 24 new vessels.

Bunker supplies unaffected by NSW pipeline outage
25 Jun 2013 08:31 GMT
Marine fuel supplies are unaffected by disruption of pipeline transfers from Kurnell refinery.

Trader to continue offering 30-day terms in Brazil
25 Jun 2013 06:02 GMT
Bunker company confirms that it will offer both a 30-day and 21-day price to clients purchasing fuel in Brazil.

Exhaust gas cleaning systems for Color Line ferry
25 Jun 2013 05:23 GMT
Four scrubber systems will be installed on the company's SuperSpeed 2 ro-pax ferry.

Contract to provide integrated solution for Harvey Gulf vessel
18 Jun 2013 07:00 GMT
Deal includes service agreement for six LNG-fuelled offshore supply vessels and up to three multipurpose support vessels.

Cruise ships to incorporate fuel-saving engines
17 Jun 2013 12:44 GMT
Fuel-efficient engines and exhaust gas treatment system to be installed on two cruise new ships.

GAC launches Android version of directory app
12 Jun 2013 10:15 GMT
New version of mobile directory application launched for Android users.

OW Bunker to seek MPA approval for Coriolis Flow Meters
12 Jun 2013 07:03 GMT
Bunker firm to seek formal approval from the MPA following second physical supply trial.

20,000th slide fuel valve retrofitted
11 Jun 2013 15:01 GMT
Slide fuel valve is said to reduce fuel oil consumption and eliminate dripping from the fuel valve nozzle.

X40 engine passes Type Approval test
11 Jun 2013 12:21 GMT
Fuel injection for each cylinder is controlled by a single module to achieve fuel efficiency.

Ship efficiency software for ro-ro vessel
10 Jun 2013 05:33 GMT
Trials are said to have shown a 5.8 percent reduction in fuel consumption.

OW's first Coriolis Flow Meter delivery in Singapore
07 Jun 2013 15:38 GMT
OW Bunker completes its first physical supply using a Coriolis Flow Meter in Singapore.

Wärtsilä launches 'more powerful' 34DF engine
05 Jun 2013 09:09 GMT
Latest engine version is said to also offer lower fuel consumption.

Vitol markets physical bunker operations as V-Marine Fuels
04 Jun 2013 10:31 GMT
From today, Vitol's physical supply operations will be marketed as part of the V-Marine Fuels portfolio.

New dual-fuel engine launched
04 Jun 2013 07:53 GMT
Engine is said to offer 'industry-leading efficiency' in gas mode.

Shell Diesel Extra for marine engines
23 May 2013 09:02 GMT
Shell launches product for marine engines in Oman.

Pacific Fuels International exits retail bunkering
22 May 2013 18:15 GMT
Colombian firm to focus on the sale of fuel oil and crude oil cargoes to clients.

New system monitors fuel consumption
22 May 2013 04:55 GMT
Marine computer system can control wind and solar power devices and monitor fuel consumption.

Castrol increases availability of 80 BN cylinder oil
20 May 2013 12:40 GMT
Lubricant supplier now offering its 80 BN product in 35 ports as a result of increased demand.

ABB to step up promotion of Valve Control Management
16 May 2013 07:09 GMT
System helps a turbocharger to manage air actively so that an engine can operate at different speeds, loads and ambient conditions.

Gas warning: 'Companies face potential manslaughter charges'
15 May 2013 12:45 GMT
Maritime firms are warned of the risk of not having maintained and certified gas detectors.

Emissions monitoring system wins award
14 May 2013 06:50 GMT
Monitoring technology wins Clean Shipping award in London.

GS Caltex to begin supplying 500-cst - source
13 May 2013 06:16 GMT
South Korean supplier set to begin carrying out deliveries of 500-centistoke fuel next week.

Oil spill recovery equipment tests
09 May 2013 07:04 GMT
Tests are said to show that steam injection is the best solution for keeping heavy oil viscous enough for easy loading and offloading.

GE applies variable frequency to reduce fuel consumption
07 May 2013 12:28 GMT
Power and propulsion system is said to reduce fuel consumption by controlling engine speed on platform support vessels.

FuelTrax obtains EU patent protection
07 May 2013 12:02 GMT
EU patent covers nine European countries.

ABS releases exhaust gas scrubber advisory
01 May 2013 13:01 GMT
Advisory is designed to help operators assess the viability of utilizing exhaust scrubbers.

Pevasa Group orders fuel-saving propulsion system
29 Apr 2013 18:23 GMT
System comprises three high-efficiency products that are said to increase efficiency by up to at least 9 percent.

V-Marine Fuels expands UK fleet
29 Apr 2013 10:33 GMT
Supply vessel to serve the Thames Estuary and English Channel markets.

500th sale of fuel-saving engine
26 Apr 2013 06:29 GMT
Engine's optimised combustion reduces both fuel consumption and exhaust emissions.

Scrubbers to be installed on two cruise vessels
24 Apr 2013 08:21 GMT
Scrubbers will remove over 98 percent of sulphur oxides from the ships' exhaust gas, says manufacturer.

Propulsion system selected for two new cargo ships
22 Apr 2013 17:51 GMT
Integrated propeller and rudder system to be installed on two vessels being built for Neptune Lines.

Power and propulsion systems ordered for LNG vessels
19 Apr 2013 06:28 GMT
New contracts awarded for two LNG carriers and an LNG Floating Storage Regasification Unit.

Event addresses efficient IT solutions for shipping
18 Apr 2013 06:15 GMT
Conference covers the latest developments in IT, ship design and shipbuilding.

Wärtsilä to supply inert gas systems for three vessels
17 Apr 2013 11:31 GMT
Systems are used to prevent the gas mixture in cargo tanks or bunkers from reaching a range where explosions could occur.

Endofa to launch three tankers in West Africa
17 Apr 2013 07:41 GMT
Supplier to offer a full range of high and low sulphur fuel grades to customers in West Africa.

Ardmore aiming to set new standards in fuel efficiency
16 Apr 2013 13:36 GMT
Irish product and chemical tanker specialist adds performance monitoring technology across its fleet.

Evergas orders dual-fuel solutions package
15 Apr 2013 08:50 GMT
Integrated technology set to make vessels 'the most environmentally sustainable LNG carriers ever built'.

Dual-fuel engines obtain EPA certification
12 Apr 2013 11:41 GMT
Manufacturer anticipates an increase in US demand for its dual-fuel engines as a result.

Enhancing the competitiveness of Singapore
12 Apr 2013 07:37 GMT
Initiatives include a rise in the port dues reduction for vessels that burn clean fuels or use approved abatement technology in Singapore.

Rolls-Royce in MoU to provide systems for LNG-fuelled tugs
10 Apr 2013 19:33 GMT
MoU signed wth Drydocks World Dubai for the Middle East market.

Cruise ships to include waste fuel recovery system
05 Apr 2013 07:01 GMT
Waste oil separator can recover up to 2 percent of a vessel's total fuel consumption, says manufacturer.





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