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Home » News » Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q1 2014


Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q1 2014

Vopak acquires refined product terminals in Canada
28 Mar 2014 08:14 GMT
Acquisition of Montreal and Quebec City terminals increases Vopak's storage capacity in Canada to 712,000 cubic metres.

Chinese ship owner orders dual-fuel engine
25 Mar 2014 13:51 GMT
LNG carrier is due to begin operating along the Chinese coastline in 2015.

New oil spill response charges in Singapore
24 Mar 2014 17:18 GMT
New fees are applicable to the oil spill response and anti-pollution services provided by oil spill response agencies in Singapore.

Order to power Asia's first LNG-fuelled tug
21 Mar 2014 15:23 GMT
First of two gas-powered tugs is scheduled to be delivered by the end of this year.

Diesel particulate filter order for luxury boat market
18 Mar 2014 20:38 GMT
Order worth $450,000 is received from firm that specializes in the emission control of industrial combustion engines.

Marubeni to participate in LNG receiving terminal project in Uruguay
17 Mar 2014 16:04 GMT
Project to build FSRU and provide an LNG receiving, storage and regasification service in Río de la Plata.

GAC wins UK support service contract
13 Mar 2014 15:37 GMT
GAC to provide a package of support services for vessels chartered by N-Sea Offshore Ltd. calling at UK ports.

World Fuel Services completes Watson Petroleum acquisition
11 Mar 2014 07:13 GMT
CEO says acquisition will serve as a platform for further growth across Europe.

Contract to build two PCTCs with LNG fuel propulsion system
07 Mar 2014 17:13 GMT
Two dual-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) pure car and truck carriers (PCTCs) are scheduled to be delivered in 2016.

Utility purchases fuel oil cargo
07 Mar 2014 15:23 GMT
50,000-tonne fuel oil cargo is scheduled for delivery at the end of this month.

RINA granted Danish LNG fuel authority
03 Mar 2014 13:46 GMT
RINA gets green light to carry out plan approval and surveillance during construction on board ships using LNG as marine fuel.

Tri-fuel ship 'a new type of LNG vessel'
28 Feb 2014 15:36 GMT
New ships are set to be the world's largest LNG vessels with SPB tanks.

Chemoil a step closer to SGX delisting
26 Feb 2014 15:55 GMT
Singfuel offers shareholders a 29% premium of US$0.40 per share in a bid to acquire the remaining shares of Chemoil.

Rosbunker acquisition offer under consideration
25 Feb 2014 09:31 GMT
Shareholders to be informed 'as and when a binding contract has been agreed'.

Shore-to-ship power system for Color Line ferry
24 Feb 2014 13:34 GMT
System is designed to allow operators to reduce fuel consumption and costs.

Shell and Vitol confirm Australia downstream sale
21 Feb 2014 08:18 GMT
Sale includes Shell's Geelong Refinery along with its bulk fuels, bitumen, chemicals and part of its lubricants businesses in Australia. It also includes a brand license arrangement and an exclusive distributor arrangement for Shell Lubricants.

Shell sells Australian downstream assets
19 Feb 2014 16:33 GMT
Deal includes the sale of Shell's Geelong refinery and petrol stations.

Totem Ocean in LNG ship conversion agreement
19 Feb 2014 08:02 GMT
Vessels will be able to run on either natural gas, light fuel oil or heavy fuel oil.

Integrated solutions for four new LNG-powered PSVs
17 Feb 2014 18:38 GMT
New vessels to include dual-fuel propulsion that will enable them to operate primarily on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Van Oord aims to cut fuel use with service agreement
14 Feb 2014 14:52 GMT
Dutch firm is set to benefit from upgrades that offer reduced consumption of fuel and lubricants.

Russian firms in oil spill response agreement
10 Feb 2014 17:42 GMT
Oil firms to provide mutual assistance in the event of any oil spill incidents.

Bureau Veritas in fuel-saving tie-up
05 Feb 2014 13:40 GMT
Agreement with hydrodynamic specialist means 'genuine energy savings', says technical director.

NuStar divests remaining interest in asphalt JV
04 Feb 2014 13:55 GMT
CEO says the company can now focus on its 'more stable' storage and pipeline fee-based operations.

First LNG supply contract in Germany
29 Jan 2014 15:44 GMT
Agreement to supply LNG to the MS Ostfriesland passenger ferry from mid-2014.

Trafigura secures long-term HSFO contract
27 Jan 2014 07:03 GMT
Commodity trading firm in deal to buy high sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) from Odessa.

Halifax bunker supply agreement announced
22 Jan 2014 08:03 GMT
Continuation of vessel fuelling services in Halifax and surrounding area is confirmed.

OW Bunker signs deal to supply fuel at BOSTCO terminal
20 Jan 2014 14:06 GMT
Bunker firm in exclusive agreement with UNIPEC America to supply marine fuel ex-pipe at the new BOSTCO facility in Houston.

Kirby to build coastal tank barge and tugboat unit
17 Jan 2014 13:36 GMT
Oil transportation firm signs agreement to construct an articulated tank barge and tugboat unit at a cost of $75 to $80 million.

Singapore underground storage operatorship announced
16 Jan 2014 07:23 GMT
15-year operatorship awarded for Southeast Asia's first subterranean hydrocarbon storage facility.

Qatar champions LNG as cleaner marine fuel
15 Jan 2014 08:02 GMT
Q-Max vessel to be converted to use LNG as an alternative to heavy fuel oil in the main engines.

GAC Australia signs exclusive three-year contract with MOL
13 Jan 2014 12:16 GMT
GAC to serve MOL vessels and port calls across Australia.

Wärtsilä signs contract to supply LNG terminal in Finland
10 Jan 2014 08:14 GMT
Terminal may eventually be used to supply LNG to ships.

Wärtsilä: 'No ongoing discussions with Rolls-Royce'
09 Jan 2014 08:18 GMT
Finnish firm issues statement following reports suggesting Rolls-Royce is in talks to buy Wärtsilä's marine propulsion unit.

MoU on environmental initiatives in South Korea
08 Jan 2014 13:12 GMT
Korean Register and Busan Port Authority to cooperate on environmental initiatives.

World Fuel Services to acquire Watson Petroleum
06 Jan 2014 13:21 GMT
UK firm is a leading distributor of gasoline, diesel, heating oil and lubricants in England and Wales.

Agreement to build dual-fuelled PSVs
06 Jan 2014 08:18 GMT
Four Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) will be built to run on either LNG or MDO.





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