BUNKER INDEX :: Price Index, News and Directory Information for the Marine Fuel Industry

« News Home
:: Monthly Archive

News Topics
:: Air Pollution
:: Agreements & M&A's
:: Alternative Fuels
:: BunkerBlog
:: Cargoes & Storage
:: Company News
:: Efficiency, Costs & Charges
:: Environment
:: Events
:: Financial
:: Fuel Quality & Testing
:: Lubes & Additives
:: Oil Spills
:: People
:: Port News
:: Projects
:: Regulation, Legal
:: Services, Products,Technology
:: Statistics & Research
:: Vessels

Regional Archive
:: Americas
:: Asia/Oceania
:: Europe
:: M.East/Africa

Home » News » Americas News - August 2016

Americas News - August 2016

Matson orders two dual-fuel con-ro ships
26 Aug 2016 11:13 GMT
Vessels will be able to operate on conventional fuel oil or LNG, with some adaptation.

New barnacle research may lead to new ship coating to improve fuel efficiency
26 Aug 2016 09:55 GMT
Bacteria could be the cause of barnacle buildup on ships, according to latest research.

D'Amico officers admit oil pollution cover up
24 Aug 2016 12:26 GMT
Engineering officers are to be sentenced in November.

Los Angeles holds the line on emissions targets
24 Aug 2016 09:18 GMT
Air quality programs largely counter the effects of 2015 congestion.

Bunker panel discussion at upcoming New York event
24 Aug 2016 08:41 GMT
Event to be attended by senior executives from the bunker industry.

Aegean Marine Petroleum goes ex-dividend
23 Aug 2016 09:27 GMT
Dividend payments on Aegean shares traded on or after 22nd Aug will go to the seller.

MOL wins eco awards in California
22 Aug 2016 12:52 GMT
Shipping firm receives Green Flag Award and Vessel Speed Reduction Award from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.

First oil tanker transit of new Panama Canal
22 Aug 2016 09:52 GMT
The MT Aegean Unity is the first crude oil tanker to transit the new locks of the expanded canal.

US Navy signs alternative fuel agreement with Queensland
22 Aug 2016 08:36 GMT
Cooperation on the research, development, supply and sale of alternative fuels.

Caribbean Fantasy catches fire near San Juan
18 Aug 2016 00:03 GMT
Fire is said to have started in the engine room of the ship.

ECO notation for first Carnival ship
17 Aug 2016 09:24 GMT
Powered by low-sulphur fuel, the Carnival Vista is the first Carnival ship to be awarded Lloyd's Register's ECO notation.

Carnival's bunker business at Port Everglades secure until 2030
17 Aug 2016 00:02 GMT
Carnival extends commitment to leading cruise port for an additional five years.

San Francisco 'enthusiastically supports' hydrogen bunkering
16 Aug 2016 12:01 GMT
Port supports project to build a hydrogen filling station on its property.

LNG-ready product tanker to be christened this week
15 Aug 2016 12:55 GMT
Delivery marks the completion of a four-tanker LNG-ready series.

Aegean Marine Petroleum earnings call summary
12 Aug 2016 09:12 GMT
Management team discusses key issues, including price trends, bad debt, Algericas and the next-quarter sales forecast.

NCL spends $11m less on fuel as average bunker price falls 16%
10 Aug 2016 07:47 GMT
Cruise operator's average bunker price was $469 per tonne in the second quarter of 2016.

US Navy completes trial with 100% renewable biofuel
10 Aug 2016 00:02 GMT
ReadiDiesel is produced from fats, oils, and greases via the biofuels isoconversion process.

Ottawa launches Canada's largest electric tour boat
08 Aug 2016 09:28 GMT
Second electrically propelled tour vessel is expected to enter service in 2017.

Bulk carrier to use Dupont hybrid scrubber
05 Aug 2016 08:55 GMT
Scrubber is designed to provide flexibility for vessels operating in ECAs because it can operate in open- or closed-loop mode.

Carnival issues sustainability report
04 Aug 2016 15:52 GMT
Report includes scrubber, LNG and emissions reduction data.

Petrobras: No enquiries due to Olympic Games
03 Aug 2016 12:39 GMT
Petrobras's bunker department will be closed this week on Thursday and Friday.

Petrobras starts selling RMK 500 in Santos
01 Aug 2016 08:23 GMT
Supplier says ISO 8217:2010 specification is 'guaranteed'.

Page Links:

Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Europe
South Europe
Index Summary
Price Highlights
Las Palmas
New Orleans
Rio de Janeiro
Latest News
Middle East
Air Pollution
Agreements & M&A's
Alternative Fuels
Cargoes & Storage
Efficiency, Costs & Charges
Fuel Quality
Lubes & Additives
Oil Spills
Port News
Services, Products, Technology
Statistics & Research
Contact & Terms
Contact Us
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Upcoming Events