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Home » News » Projects - Q2 2016

Projects - Q2 2016

Expansion of the Panama Canal may reduce bunker prices
23 Jun 2016 16:13 GMT
Decrease in oil costs could lower the price of marine fuel within the next few months.

Spanish fishing fleet eyed as market for marine LNG
23 Jun 2016 14:07 GMT
Reganosa plans LNG bunkering ship for ship-to-ship refuelling and smaller jetty for LNG refuelling.

EIB to invest EUR 1.1bn into reducing shipping emissions
21 Jun 2016 18:08 GMT
Funds to be used to create greener ships, fit existing ships with eco-friendly fuel systems and invest in green technology.

Results from research vessel running on biofuel for a year
20 Jun 2016 07:53 GMT
NOx emissions from biofuel were 13% lower than diesel, but particle emissions were 35% higher for biofuel when running at higher speeds.

Construction starts on ExxonMobil hydrocracker
17 Jun 2016 10:28 GMT
Hydrocracker unit in Rotterdam to upgrade heavier by-products into cleaner, higher-value finished products.

Plan to develop LNG bunkering facility in Yokohama
08 Jun 2016 11:28 GMT
Project participants to examine the feasibility of developing LNG bunker stations in Japan, with Yokohama to be used as a model case.

Joint project to develop LNG-fuelled dry bulk carrier
07 Jun 2016 10:57 GMT
Vessel will be the first LNG-fuelled cargo ship capable of full-range operations, says American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).

Permit obtained for St Petersburg fuel terminal project
30 May 2016 14:35 GMT
Fuel terminal is expected to be handling up to 4-5 million tonnes of oil products per annum by 2020.

OSV saves fuel with trim optimization tool
30 May 2016 08:17 GMT
Offshore supply vessel (OSV) consumed 4.3 percent less fuel over six-month period, according to study.

LNG retrofit project selected for international trade fair
25 May 2016 10:08 GMT
Initiative consists of retrofitting a ro-pax vessel so that it can be powered by both diesel and LNG.

Preem and Beowulf Energy in sulphur reduction project tie-up
16 May 2016 14:07 GMT
Companies are to examine the potential for establishing a new residue hydrocracker plant that would produce sulphur-free transportation fuels.

Agreement to develop Alternative Energy Hub in Antwerp
29 Apr 2016 09:29 GMT
Hub to include LNG refuelling station for inland navigation and road transport.

Genoil secures $5bn funding for desulphurization project
19 Apr 2016 10:48 GMT
Goal is to develop 3.5 million bpd of desulphurization capacity at a total estimated cost of $35-50 billion.

Cepsa recognized for fuel-saving port project
19 Apr 2016 08:34 GMT
Loading and unloading system is a finalist at the upcoming Edison Awards in New York.

Qatargas, Shell and UASC sign LNG MoU
18 Apr 2016 10:26 GMT
Project partners to explore the development of LNG as a marine fuel in the Middle East.

IMO-EU project aimed at promoting fuel-efficient technologies
18 Apr 2016 08:33 GMT
Maritime Technology Cooperation Centres (MTCCs) are to be established in five target regions.

Vlissingen launches LNG bunkering pilot project
12 Apr 2016 16:20 GMT
Truck-to-ship LNG refuelling pilot to run until the end of the year.

'Next-gen' car carrier to feature fuel-saving rounded bow
12 Apr 2016 13:13 GMT
Rounded bow shape is designed to minimize wind resistance, cut fuel costs, and is expected to reduce CO2 emissions by around 2%.

Ecoslops wins subsidy for desulphurisation project
11 Apr 2016 10:47 GMT
EUR 200,000 subsidy granted for P2R-MDO project that aims to reduce the amount of sulphur in MDO.

Deltamarin awarded EPCM contract for gas-ready ferries
07 Apr 2016 11:24 GMT
Contract is for four vessels and an option for another four.

Four more methanol-fuelled ferries for Stena
06 Apr 2016 09:02 GMT
Stena signs contract to build four gas-ready ro-pax ferries.

Green InfraPort project grant approved
05 Apr 2016 15:05 GMT
Grant to be used to implement a number of sustainable solutions in the Baltic Sea region.

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