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Home » News » Europe News - June 2014

Europe News - June 2014

TGE Marine secures gas system and cargo tank contracts
27 Jun 2014 18:14 GMT
German engineering firm is awarded nine contracts for the supply of gas plants, high pressure fuel gas systems and cargo tanks.

Tri-fuel LNG carriers ordered
27 Jun 2014 12:33 GMT
Vessels are expected to be delivered in the second half of 2017.

Dan-Bunkering hires trader in Monaco
27 Jun 2014 11:02 GMT
New addition to the team has over 10 years' experience in the real estate business.

New electric propulsion contract for Royal Navy ships
26 Jun 2014 17:37 GMT
Latest contract forms part of a major program to upgrade the Ministry of Defence's current fleet of frigates.

New LNG bunkering body sets five-year target
26 Jun 2014 14:15 GMT
New group targets 50 LNG-fuelled ships by 2019 and aims to increase its membership to 50 within its first year.

Cutting fuel consumption with new wind propulsion solution
26 Jun 2014 13:35 GMT
Rotor sail solution is designed to help cargo vessels 'significantly' cut fuel costs.

Float out ceremony for fuel-efficient cruise ship
25 Jun 2014 18:28 GMT
Vessel features energy-efficient hybrid engines, hydro-dynamically optimized streamlined hulls and bows for maximum fuel efficiency.

Global Risk Management posts record financial results
25 Jun 2014 08:58 GMT
Risk management specialist achieves increase in annual profit before tax.

OW Bunker acquires Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels
24 Jun 2014 12:07 GMT
Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels is due be integrated as a fully owned subsidiary of OW Bunker as of July 1.

Wärtsilä seal systems gain Lloyd's Register recognition for meeting EPA requirements
24 Jun 2014 11:32 GMT
Lloyd's Register review is said to have shown that Wärtsilä seals can be used with mineral oils and a range of environmentally acceptable lubricants and are unlikely to leak mineral oils into the sea during normal operating conditions.

Bomin confirms new address details
24 Jun 2014 08:37 GMT
Move to new premises in Hamburg took place earlier this month.

Propulsion system for shipping group and bunker firm
23 Jun 2014 18:36 GMT
New tanker is due to operate mainly in northern Europe.

OW Bunker names new Global Sales Director
23 Jun 2014 11:33 GMT
Steve Leonard is to work closely with the company's central and regional divisions to ensure all strategy is aligned and fully integrated on a global basis.

Red Funnel: We've been using low sulphur fuel for 18 years
20 Jun 2014 09:10 GMT
With new SECA regulations due to come into force in 2015, ferry operator points out that its vessels have been running on low sulphur fuel since 1996.

Oil supply predicted to grow faster than demand
19 Jun 2014 18:00:39 GMT
Estimates are based on an analysis of oil fields and oil companies in 150 countries.

Contract to build LNG fuel gas system for icebreaker
19 Jun 2014 14:55 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be launched in late 2016.

Hinchliffe: Shipping industry committed to reducing CO2 emissions
19 Jun 2014 13:00 GMT
ICS Secretary General says the industry is on a pathway to deliver ships by 2030 that will be 30% more efficient than those of just two years ago.

LR addresses fuel changes when entering and exiting ECAs
18 Jun 2014 13:22 GMT
Lloyd's Register describes the main points to consider when carrying out a fuel changeover.

MSC Cruises gets high score for energy-saving initiatives
18 Jun 2014 11:37 GMT
Cruise line is certified under goal-based scheme that recognizes management excellence, setting standards which go beyond the requirements of statutory rules and codes.

KPI Bridge Oil appoints managing director in London
17 Jun 2014 13:41 GMT
"A privilege to be taking the helm," says new managing director James Enston.

X72 and X62 engines pass 'milestone' tests
17 Jun 2014 12:51 GMT
Both engines feature Wärtsilä's electronically controlled common rail system with time-controlled fuel injection designed to provide fuel efficiency.

Castrol to become BP's sole marine lubricant brand
17 Jun 2014 07:24 GMT
BP Marine and Castrol Marine brands are to be consolidated to create a single product and service portfolio.

Bunker firm warns of 'significant shortage of stock' in 2015
13 Jun 2014 16:34 GMT
Bunker company examines the options available to operators ahead of the new sulphur regulations in January 2015.

Bunker tank tour at UK event
13 Jun 2014 16:08 GMT
Event guests are taken on a tour of a new storage facility in the UK.

New headquarters for Bomin from next week
13 Jun 2014 11:41 GMT
Move to new premises in Hamburg is taking place today.

'First' marine engine running on glycerine displayed in UK
12 Jun 2014 17:21 GMT
Glycerine as a marine fuel seminar held this week; 'world's first' marine engine running on glycerine has been on display.

Environmental permit granted for LNG terminal in Gothenburg
12 Jun 2014 06:34 GMT
Once completed, ships will be able to bunker LNG as fuel at Gothenburg's new terminal.

Court orders vessel to pay bunker companies in Malta
11 Jun 2014 21:56 GMT
Ship ordered to pay local firms for fuel and water supplied.

Turkish supplier chooses flow meter technology
11 Jun 2014 21:11 GMT
Bunker firm says it aims to provide customers with increased accuracy and transparency as well as improving operational efficiency.

Skangass now operating under the same name in Nordic countries
11 Jun 2014 12:04 GMT
LNG business operates under the Skangass company name in Finland, Sweden and Norway.

New MGO facility at Port of Tyne
10 Jun 2014 16:14 GMT
UK supplier offering MGO ex-pipe at Port of Tyne as well as truck deliveries across the North East.

Energy management course launched
10 Jun 2014 15:06 GMT
Course is designed to make a company's progression to ISO 50001 accreditation as straight forward as possible.

World's first LNG-fuelled icebreaker to be powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines
10 Jun 2014 08:49 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be launched in late 2015.

Shipping intermediaries warned of failure to incorporate terms and conditions
09 Jun 2014 08:53 GMT
UK firm provides guidelines on the incorporation of terms and conditions.

Tankers resume bunkering in Gulf of Finland
09 Jun 2014 08:20 GMT
Scheduled vessel maintenance completed in St. Petersburg.

Project to develop LNG-powered ULCSs
06 Jun 2014 09:42 GMT
LNG-fuelled boxship project will be the 'cornerstone' of a broad sustainability strategy.

Up to 4% in fuel savings with new fixed pitch propeller design
04 Jun 2014 14:21 GMT
Concept has been developed using the latest computational fluid dynamics technology.

Merger of BMS Bunkers with United Bunkering and Trading
02 Jun 2014 07:31 GMT
Asian bunker specialist and Greece-headquartered trading firm join forces to become BMS United Bunkers.

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