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Home » News » Europe News - September 2013

Europe News - September 2013

Focus on cash control impacts ship operating costs
27 Sep 2013 17:41 GMT
Consultant says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average 1.8 percent in 2012.

IMO symposium debates a sustainable maritime transportation system
27 Sep 2013 13:25 GMT
IMO concept lists goals that must be aspired to in order to establish a sustainable maritime transportation system.

World Maritime Day: 'Sustainable Development: IMO's contribution beyond Rio+20'
26 Sep 2013 18:24 GMT
Sekimizu calls on shipping to reaffirm its commitment to optimize the management of maritime transport to support sustainable development.

IACS chairman calls for evidence-based assessment of ship efficiency
26 Sep 2013 14:34 GMT
Cazzulo presents paper calling for an EEDI database for new ships on World Maritime Day.

Fuel-saving 'Quick Docking' service launched
25 Sep 2013 20:24 GMT
Propellers are polished and anti-fouling and fresh coatings are applied to optimise vessel performance and lower fuel costs.

Gazprom in Kaliningrad LNG terminal agreement
25 Sep 2013 08:57 GMT
Oil and gas giant signs LNG project agreement with the regional government of Kaliningrad.

Aegean signs US$1 billion credit agreement
24 Sep 2013 22:18 GMT
Agreement signed for new syndicated Secured Borrowing Base Multicurrency Revolving Credit Facilities.

New tools to assess LNG containment systems in ice conditions
24 Sep 2013 09:02 GMT
Project has been looking into the effects of cargo sloshing caused by collisions with ice for LNG carriers and oil tankers.

DFDS orders exhaust gas cleaning systems
24 Sep 2013 08:32 GMT
PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning systems ordered for eight vessels.

Neste Oil to exit the shipping business
23 Sep 2013 13:38 GMT
Finnish firm to sell all its vessels and outsource the ship management functions.

Shipping confidence holds firm
20 Sep 2013 14:21 GMT
Doubts still persist, however, over the level of excess tonnage and the resultant effect on freight rates.

Gothenburg pays out SEK 2m to fuel initiative participants
20 Sep 2013 08:38 GMT
Ships using 0.1% sulphur fuel receive compensation twice a year.

IBIA welcomes early IMO fuel availability study
19 Sep 2013 09:10 GMT
Association says it supports the UK government's call for IMO to bring forward its review of the availability of 0.50% sulphur fuel.

LNG bunkering alliance in Antwerp
18 Sep 2013 05:02 GMT
Antwerp Port Authority and Exmar in strategic partnership to develop LNG bunkering in Antwerp.

$675m loan secured for Ust-Luga oil terminal
17 Sep 2013 08:35 GMT
Funds to be used to fund the terminal's operations and to complete its expansion project.

Sail propulsion concept could save 30% in fuel costs
17 Sep 2013 06:34 GMT
Test results are said to indicate that fixed wing sail power concept will provide 'very significant' fuel savings.

FutureShip tool adds fuel consumption calculator
17 Sep 2013 05:33 GMT
Latest version of trim optimisation tool, ECO-Assistant, includes a fuel consumption calculator and system usage monitoring.

Scandlines continuing with zero emission ferry project
16 Sep 2013 12:54 GMT
Ferry operator denies reports that it is abandoning its zero emission ferry project.

Hull coatings for ship performance guide launched
13 Sep 2013 08:22 GMT
Free guide examines the regulatory landscape, anti-fouling coating concepts, performance monitoring and hull cleaning.

Odfjell appoints president
12 Sep 2013 09:12 GMT
New president, David Ellis, has been with Odfjell since 1996.

New bunker supplier in Novorossiysk
12 Sep 2013 08:58 GMT
Company carried out its first marine fuel delivery earlier this week.

DNV GL merger approved by competition authorities
11 Sep 2013 21:08 GMT
New company DNV GL will be operational from September 12th.

New hull coating concept launched
10 Sep 2013 13:33 GMT
Hull coating is said to offer average fuel savings of six percent.

Project to develop first marine fuel biomass-based plant
10 Sep 2013 11:38 GMT
Plan to establish a plant in Denmark that could serve an annual marine fuel market of at least 900,000 tonnes.

Fuel-saving hull coating technologies make 'significant impact'
05 Sep 2013 19:23 GMT
Over 150 vessels take up fouling control technologies in six months.

Robust H1 results for DNV
05 Sep 2013 08:22 GMT
Net profit up 106.4% in the first six months of 2013 compared to last year.

Highest Rotterdam 380-cst average since March
04 Sep 2013 08:47 GMT
Monthly 380-cst average rises to highest level in five months.

Dan-Bunkering expands trading team
03 Sep 2013 18:32 GMT
Christina Larsen is appointed bunker trader and joins the company's office in Copenhagen.

Dan-Bunkering appoints trader
03 Sep 2013 18:21 GMT
Matias Engel joins Dan-Bunkering's office in Middelfart, Denmark.

Bunker company hires sales manager
03 Sep 2013 09:01 GMT
Experienced bunker professional moves to newly launched supply firm.

PSV to run on LNG
03 Sep 2013 08:22 GMT
New platform supply vessel to operate primarily on liquefied natural gas.

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