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Home » News » Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q3 2014


Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q3 2014

Two more dual-fuel ships for European container operator
26 Sep 2014 14:05 GMT
Vessels are scheduled to be delivered in 2017.

Gulf Petrochem acquires bitumen plant in India
26 Sep 2014 09:27 GMT
UAE-headquartered firm expands its portfolio with the purchase of Shell's bitumen facility in Gujarat.

Integr8 Fuels snaps up Greek bunker firm
19 Sep 2014 14:50 GMT
Trading team moves to Integr8 Fuels' office in Athens as part of the agreement.

Hovensa refinery sale agreed 'in principle'
17 Sep 2014 14:53 GMT
Unnamed 'U.S.' buyer is required to negotiate an operating agreement with the U.S. Virgin Islands government before the deal can go through.

Corpus Christi marine terminal deal completed
17 Sep 2014 13:04 GMT
Terminal complex is expected to provide around 5.6 million barrels of liquid petroleum product storage upon completion of the initial development phase.

Letter of intent 'breakthrough' for ethane-powered VLECs
12 Sep 2014 11:07 GMT
Letter of intent signed for the classification of five very large ethane carriers (VLECs) - powerered also by ethane.

Rosmorport seals marine lubricants contract
10 Sep 2014 12:45 GMT
Two-year deal covers the delivery of marine lubricants to the world's largest icebreaker fleet, operated by Rosmorport.

'Milestone' order to supply dual-fuel engines
09 Sep 2014 11:06 GMT
Engine technology is said to combine efficient fuel consumption and low investment costs.

Dual-fuel engines to power Baltic feeder ships
08 Sep 2014 11:52 GMT
Engine is said to offer low fuel consumption and enable LNG fuel to be used at all engine loads.

Buckeye to acquire 80% interest in Corpus Christi terminal complex
05 Sep 2014 12:31 GMT
Terminal complex is expected to provide around 5.6 million barrels of liquid petroleum products storage upon completion of the initial development phase.

Harvey Gulf aims to optimize fuel economy with new management agreement
28 Aug 2014 08:35 GMT
Technical management agreement covers six LNG-fuelled platform supply vessels and two offshore construction vessels powered by diesel fuel.

Statoil in Klaipeda LNG supply deal
22 Aug 2014 08:44 GMT
Statoil to supply 950,000 cubic metres of LNG per year to Klaipeda terminal. Contract provides 'possibilities' for LNG reloading.

Cryogenic systems designer selected for North America's first LNG bunker barge
22 Aug 2014 07:34 GMT
Taylor-Wharton is to carry out front-end engineering and design work for the cryogenic topside of North America's first LNG bunker supply vessel.

Shipyard awards energy storage contract for hybrid CNG ferry
18 Aug 2014 17:52 GMT
'World's greenest passenger ferry' is due to operate in the Netherlands.

Control system contract awarded for Fourchon LNG-fuelling facility
18 Aug 2014 07:27 GMT
New Louisiana facility is to supply fuel to LNG-powered offshore supply vessels and cargo ships operating in the Houston - New Orleans region.

Project to evaluate dual-fuel marine applications and opportunities in Europe
14 Aug 2014 11:28 GMT
Joint project will seek to determine how American Power Group's Turbocharged Natural Gas Dual-Fuel System can be commercialized in Europe for marine applications.

Vitol completes acquisition of Shell's Australian downstream business; launches Viva Energy
13 Aug 2014 08:56 GMT
New company Viva Energy Australia comprises Shell's Geelong refinery and retail business along with its bulk fuels, bitumen, chemicals and part of its lubricants businesses in Australia.

Kinder Morgan to consolidate assets
11 Aug 2014 14:35 GMT
Energy business to be restructured as one corporation from a master limited partnership structure.

OW Bunker and Petrocosta enter strategic partnership in Colombia
11 Aug 2014 12:04 GMT
Petrocosta to handle sourcing, blending and storage while OW Bunker will be responsible for sales and marketing.

Rolls-Royce engines to power three double-ended ferries
08 Aug 2014 12:14 GMT
MTU diesel engines will be used to propel three double-ended ferries in Turkey.

Deltamarin wins design contract for LNG-fuelled icebreaker
08 Aug 2014 07:06 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be delivered in 2016.

Wärtsilä wins design contract; Reduced fuel consumption cited as key reason
07 Aug 2014 13:43 GMT
Finnish firm says operational efficiency and reduced fuel consumption were among the reasons why its design solution was selected by US firm Tidewater.

Blue Star Ferries in project to reduce fuel consumption
06 Aug 2014 06:42 GMT
Project aims to make shipping more sustainable through the use of renewable energy and fuel reduction solutions.

World Fuel Services completes Colt International acquisition
31 Jul 2014 11:15 GMT
Houston-based firm is a provider of contract fuel and international trip planning services for the aviation industry.

Joint project to develop condition-based engine monitoring systems for MAN B&W Engines
30 Jul 2014 12:41 GMT
The developed systems will be designed to assist in the early detection of abnormalities in electronically-controlled diesel engines.

PetroChina agrees deal to buy fuel oil from Venezuela
25 Jul 2014 11:57 GMT
Petróleos de Venezuela S.A. (PDVSA) to supply 100,000 barrels per day over the next three years.

MoU to identify potential gas turbine-powered ship projects
24 Jul 2014 12:55 GMT
Agreement to collaborate on applying gas turbines to power commercial ships.

Goldman Sachs buys stake in Petlim port
22 Jul 2014 16:56 GMT
Investment banking firm secures 30 percent share in Turkey's largest integrated port for $250 million.

'First' ethane-powered ocean-going vessels ordered
22 Jul 2014 12:42 GMT
Ethane chosen as fuel in preference to heavy fuel oil (HFO) due to its more competitive pricing and because bunkering is 'significantly shorter'.

Wärtsilä establishes JV with China State Shipbuilding Corporation
18 Jul 2014 07:13 GMT
Joint venture firm to manufacture medium and large bore medium speed diesel and dual-fuel engines.

Gate Terminal awards EPC contract
16 Jul 2014 15:01 GMT
Contract covers engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for Gate Terminal's jetty, loading facilities, boil-off gas compressors, connection to the LNG terminal and other facilities.

Contract to build LNG bunkering vessel
15 Jul 2014 14:39 GMT
Vessel to be used for ship-to-ship transfers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel at sea.

Wärtsilä agreement covers 80 dual-fuel engines
15 Jul 2014 13:34 GMT
Finnish firm signs technical management agreements that include condition-based maintenance (CBM) for 80 Wärtsilä 50DF dual-fuel engines over a five-year period.

World Fuel Services to acquire Colt International
14 Jul 2014 12:42 GMT
Houston-based firm is a provider of contract fuel and international trip planning services for the aviation industry.

Compulsory acquisition notices issued to Pan European Terminals shareholders
11 Jul 2014 08:51 GMT
Delisting from the London Stock Exchange is expected to take place on 16 July.

Oil transportation firm acquires four VLCCs
10 Jul 2014 08:49 GMT
Vessels are expected to be delivered between Q3 2014 and Q2 2015.

Refining and fuels marketing businesses acquired in Papua New Guinea
09 Jul 2014 17:28 GMT
Deal includes refining business and network of fuel terminals, retail service stations and aviation facilities.

BC Ferries awards contract to build three LNG-fuelled vessels
07 Jul 2014 15:28 GMT
Vessels will be the first in BC Ferries' fleet to operate as dual-fuel, capable of using liquefied natural gas (LNG) or diesel fuel.

MINs Control Systems and Eco Marine Power sign agreement
07 Jul 2014 11:44 GMT
MINs Control Systems Solution to sell and support Eco Marine Power's renewable energy solutions for shipping in Singapore and Myanmar.

Project to develop first LNG-fuelled drillship
04 Jul 2014 07:24 GMT
A concept design has been developed and an analysis of the fuel gas supply system to be installed on the vessel has been carried out.

Decision to develop LNG break bulk infrastructure in Rotterdam
03 Jul 2014 13:21 GMT
New facility is expected to boost the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a transportation fuel in the Netherlands and northwest Europe.

Varo Energy acquires OMV's stake in Bayernoil
01 Jul 2014 09:13 GMT
Based in Neustadt, Bayernoil is a refiner of crude oil and sells fuel oil, bitumen, gasoline and diesel.





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