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Home » News » Europe News - May 2018

Europe News - May 2018

Oldendorff joins Sustainable Shipping Initiative
30 May 2018 09:37 GMT
Sharing of ideas 'critical' for GHG reduction, says SSI General Manager.

CMA CGM posts 'very sharp rise' in bunker costs, Q1 loss
29 May 2018 14:45 GMT
Bunker expenses and fuel oil prices up 17% and 19.4% respectively.

CMA CGM implements emergency bunker fees
29 May 2018 12:11 GMT
New surcharges a result of 'the significant increase in bunker prices'.

Maersk Fluid Technology automates SEA-Mate BOB system
29 May 2018 09:25 GMT
Integrated software automates production of cylinder lubricants using data from onboard sensors.

Maersk Line introduces Emergency Bunker Surcharge
25 May 2018 13:55 GMT
Shipper unable to recover bunker costs through standard bunker adjustment factors due to price jump.

Bomin launches 2020-compliant ULSFO in ARA
24 May 2018 07:46 GMT
Ultra-low-sulphur fuel oil product has maximum sulphur content of 0.1%.

BPA calls for 'credible evidence' on emissions as UK issues 'tight' air quality deadline
23 May 2018 12:07 GMT
'Lack of credible evidence behind [Clean Air] strategy is concerning,' says British Ports Association.

UK sets out plan to tackle maritime emissions
23 May 2018 09:45 GMT
Clean Air Strategy includes measures related to ECAs, zero-emissions shipping, greener fuels and port air quality.

Monjasa appoints DNV GL ahead of 2020 sulphur cap
23 May 2018 00:12 GMT
DNV GL named as external auditor as bunker firm prepares for sulphur cap implementation.

Aegean appoints chairman, but no 2017 report until after Audit Committee review
23 May 2018 00:02 GMT
Donald Moore named as chairman; company plans to move from Melisanidis-owned premises.

First LNG bunkering of Fure Vinga in Europe
22 May 2018 13:23 GMT
Nauticor and Fenosa team up to supply vessel with 120 tonnes of LNG in truck-to-ship delivery.

Corvus energy storage system selected for five all-electric Fjord1 ferries
22 May 2018 11:17 GMT
Latest order for energy storage systems (ESS) follows previous Fjord1 order in November.

Wartsila LNGPac reaches 100th order milestone
22 May 2018 10:10 GMT
Fuel gas handling system's 100th order since its first installation in 2011.

Two more registries approve e-Orb Oil Record Book software
21 May 2018 14:17 GMT
Malta and Hong Kong endorse use throughout their fleets for the recording of Oil Record Book entries.

KC LNG unveils 'game-changer' Y-piece that slashes bunker delivery times
18 May 2018 11:55 GMT
Attachment makes it possible to refuel a ship with LNG at double the speed of normal truck-to-ship bunkering.

Maersk COO explains unit cost at fixed bunker price, outlines fuel efficiency plan
18 May 2018 09:21 GMT
Soren Toft offers further insight into the Ocean segment's bunker-related results.

GoodFuels secures funding from Dutch investment firm
17 May 2018 11:04 GMT
Investment to be used to boost product development and accelerate international growth.

KPI Bridge Oil announces Group Marketing Manager promotion
17 May 2018 07:15 GMT
Alysha Chambers is promoted from Group Marketing Coordinator to Group Marketing Manager.

Biofuel comes out on top in another Lloyd's Register-UMAS report
16 May 2018 14:41 GMT
Study concludes that biofuel is currently the most affordable zero-emission option for shipping.

Renewable energy for shipping discussed in IMO debate
16 May 2018 13:17 GMT
Decarbonized electricity and renewable electricity from hydropower covered at IMO 70 Forum.

Rotterdam posts Q1 rise in bunker sales
15 May 2018 14:13 GMT
Sales of marine fuel and lubricants (excluding LNG) were up 2.7% YoY and 5.1% QoQ.

Hapag-Lloyd's Q1 bunker consumption jumps 37% post UASC merger, records $34.3m loss
14 May 2018 07:47 GMT
Shipper says 18.8% bunker price rise 'had a negative impact on earnings'.

Case study on world's first purpose-built LNG bunkering vessel published
11 May 2018 14:31 GMT
Designed to illustrate the challenges Gas4Sea faced when developing LNG bunkering services in North West Europe.

North P&I urges shipowners to 'act now' ahead of 2020 sulphur cap
11 May 2018 12:39 GMT
P&I club concedes that the process of selecting a compliance option 'is not a simple choice'.

Fincantieri launches fuel-efficient cruise ship with scrubber
10 May 2018 14:57 GMT
Viking Jupiter is sixth in a series of vessels for Viking Ocean Cruises.

Odfjell posts Q1 rise in bunker costs and $12.1m net loss
10 May 2018 10:08 GMT
Believes chemical tanker market will improve in Q2; expects 'stable' results for terminal business throughout 2018.

The importance of calculating ship fuel consumption
09 May 2018 13:05 GMT
Bell Flow Systems discusses how it was recently involved in the installation of a fuel consumption system for The Spirit of Samso.

Emissions 'black box' project shows digitalisation is 'likely key' to sulphur cap enforcement: DMA
09 May 2018 10:58 GMT
Technology recently tested in the Baltic Sea with the aim of improving sulphur emissions monitoring.

Stena Oil to build bunker terminal in Frederikshavn
04 May 2018 15:37 GMT
Facility set to be the largest of its kind in Scandinavia with a capacity of 75,000 cubic metres.

Top Ships extends time charter for fuel-efficient 'Eco' tanker
04 May 2018 14:20 GMT
Six-month extension with BP Shipping means charter coverage for 2018 is now at 100%.

Balearia launches second fuel-saving 'eco fast ferry'
04 May 2018 01:52 GMT
The Eco Lux begins operating between the islands of Ibiza and Formentera.

Finnlines orders three hybrid ro-ro ships with scrubbers
04 May 2018 00:45 GMT
Vessels are to use fossil fuel whilst sailing and electricity when in port.

Prosecutor demands minimum five-year sentence for former OW Bunker director
03 May 2018 16:40 GMT
Case nears its conclusion as Dynamic Oil Trading's former CEO, Lars Moller, awaits verdict.

The Aegean board U-turn: From founder's son to shareholder group nominees in 71 days
03 May 2018 12:14 GMT
How Aegean went from almost incorporating Melissanidis's son and HEC's CEO to adding vocal shareholder group nominees instead.

Containerships Plc backs non-carbon future with LNG as interim solution
01 May 2018 13:51 GMT
Firm's current planning perspective for LNG is 25-30 years, during which time 'a significant change in technology' is expected.

Nissan 'enthusiastically supports' Containerships' LNG bunkering strategy
01 May 2018 10:27 GMT
Car manufacturer backs decision to use LNG fuel on routes between UK and Russia.

Aegean: More time needed to file annual report
01 May 2018 00:15 GMT
Says it requires time to complete its consolidated financial statements and assess internal control over financial reporting.

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