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Home » News » Europe News - June 2018

Europe News - June 2018

Shipping confidence holds steady in three-month survey
29 Jun 2018 09:45 GMT
Moore Stephens also analyses data for the last 10 years - since the survey was launched.

LNG bunker supplier Gas Natural Fenosa rebrands as Naturgy
29 Jun 2018 09:14 GMT
Spanish firm to focus on the environment, simplicity, innovation, digitalization and globalization in 2018-22 strategy.

Dan-Bunkering seeks finance specialist in Denmark
28 Jun 2018 09:12 GMT
Successful candidate will be based at Dan-Bunkering's office in Hellerup.

Bunker-saving Red Funnel ferry to enter service in July
28 Jun 2018 08:52 GMT
Newest fast ferry, the Red Jet 7, is fitted with MTU engines.

Deltamarin to design dual-fuel mega yacht
28 Jun 2018 08:41 GMT
Vessel to run on diesel and LNG, and also feature energy storage for peak shaving.

Probunkers, ABS sign JDP for LNG bunker vessels
28 Jun 2018 08:32 GMT
JDP covers fleet regulatory compliance; identifying technical challenges and solutions; and suitability analysis of available technologies.

MAN Diesel & Turbo rebranded as MAN Energy Solutions
27 Jun 2018 08:01 GMT
Move designed to represent the firm's focus on sustainable technologies and solutions.

Oldendorff ups 'eco' bulker order book
27 Jun 2018 07:14 GMT
Set to receive 21 newbuilds with lower fuel consumption between 2018 and mid-2020.

UMAS blasts LNG project spending as 'high-level failure in EU planning'
26 Jun 2018 12:56 GMT
Says $500m spent on LNG projects in the EU 'will have no significant climate benefits at best, and could potentially increase GHG emissions'.

Skangas performs first ever LBG bunker delivery
26 Jun 2018 09:31 GMT
Liquefied biogas supplied to the Fure Vinga in Gothenburg.

World Fuel Services prepares for 2020 with Falmouth upgrades
25 Jun 2018 10:23 GMT
New supply vessel offers 2,200 cbm of capacity and ability to segregate five grades.

Coral Methane's conversion to LNG bunker vessel completed
22 Jun 2018 08:28 GMT
Vessel to perform LNG deliveries mainly in the southern part of the North Sea and Mediterranean.

First LNG bunkering of Fure Vinga in Amsterdam
22 Jun 2018 08:27 GMT
Newbuild chemical tanker refuels with LNG in truck-to-ship operation.

Grimaldi opts for scrubbers and batteries, decides LNG retrofits 'not viable'
22 Jun 2018 08:26 GMT
'Scrubbers plus batteries are the winning solution for us,' says Head of Energy Saving & Innovation.

LNG bunker supplier Fenosa receives first Yamal LNG cargo
22 Jun 2018 08:25 GMT
Spanish firm to be supplied with 2.5m tonnes of LNG per year from the Yamal Peninsula.

Port of Gdynia, PGNiG sign LOI to build LNG bunker barge
21 Jun 2018 10:10 GMT
Polish port responds to 'growing demand' with plan to make LNG bunkering available.

CMA CGM's takeover of Containerships sees LNG advocates join forces
21 Jun 2018 07:17 GMT
French firm will be adding four LNG-fuelled boxships to its fleet.

Hydrogen-powered ferry project secures EU funding
20 Jun 2018 11:04 GMT
EUR 9.3m awarded by the EU's Horizon 2020 research and innovation fund.

Nauticor's LNG bunker vessel enters final phase before delivery
20 Jun 2018 08:47 GMT
Supply vessel is scheduled to be delivered in Q4 2018.

Bunker checklist for vessel owners published
20 Jun 2018 08:45 GMT
Covers the key checks that must be carried out before, during and after taking bunkers.

World Fuel Services seeks Operations and Trade Support Assistant
19 Jun 2018 09:11 GMT
Successful candidate will work with the firm's marine EMEA commercial teams.

Associations call for sulphur cap progress at IMO meeting
19 Jun 2018 07:43 GMT
IMO urged to make progress on key challenges to avoid compromising safety or unfairly penalising individual ships.

Costa Cruises outlines fuel-related measures in Sustainability Report
18 Jun 2018 08:41 GMT
Cruise operator describes the actions it has put in place to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.

Van Oord inks accord to test semi-dry scrubber system
15 Jun 2018 13:42 GMT
Pilot test using Ionada technology is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2018.

Fenosa performs Valencia's first LNG bunker delivery
15 Jun 2018 11:21 GMT
Balearia's ferry, the Abel Matutes, was supplied with LNG in a truck-to-ship operation.

Pilot agreement signed for fuel-saving 'car wash for ships' in Rotterdam
15 Jun 2018 09:42 GMT
Port Authority to evaluate whether Rotterdam would be a suitable location for WhaleWashing's ship hull technology.

Ecoslops' La Mede plant could produce three times less GHG emissions: study
14 Jun 2018 13:04 GMT
Study outlines the environmental benefits of Ecoslops' new 30,000-tonne facility, due to open in 2019.

Monjasa acquires bunker supply vessel for English Channel
14 Jun 2018 06:42 GMT
Bunker firm gains full ownership of the supply chain - from sourcing to delivery.

EMSA issues sulphur inspection guidance
13 Jun 2018 09:12 GMT
Document is aimed at EU port state control (PSC) agencies and also provides information for seafarers.

Condition survey declaration needed for HFO cargo-carrying tankers: P&I club
13 Jun 2018 08:04 GMT
Members with ships carrying HFO are required to declare if any were aged 10 years or more.

Shell Marine and Van Oord sign five-year lube agreement
12 Jun 2018 12:40 GMT
Accord covers LubeMonitor 4T and MILES, plus deployment of field engineers.

Dan-Bunkering traders graduate from Danish Shipping Academy
12 Jun 2018 07:28 GMT
Frederik Moser and Claire-Celine Ancher Bausager complete two-year course.

Coral EnergICE starts regular LNG loading operations in Zeebrugge
12 Jun 2018 06:43 GMT
Skangas-chartered ship will be making year-round, small-scale deliveries for the LNG bunker supplier.

Designing fuel-efficient ships with today's CFD tools
11 Jun 2018 13:01 GMT
Deltamarin explains how it is using state-of-the-art technology to optimise hull form and performance.

Probunkers reveals plan to become major LNG bunker player
11 Jun 2018 09:51 GMT
Business aims to set up LNG bunkering operation in seven key global locations.

Titan LNG and Transafe sign crew safety training contract
11 Jun 2018 07:04 GMT
Training programme includes simulations at the Simwave facility and practical training at the Falck LNG training centre.

Top Ships announces time charter for two fuel-efficient 'Eco' tankers
08 Jun 2018 12:42 GMT
Ships to be employed by 'oil major' for 36 months, with the option for two additional 12-month periods.

Balearia launches ferry with scrubber system
07 Jun 2018 12:18 GMT
The Rosalind Franklin will operate between Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca.

Quadrise upbeat on developments in marine sector
07 Jun 2018 09:12 GMT
MSAR supplier discusses widening spread between high- and low-sulphur fuel and increased scrubber uptake.

Two US law firms file class action lawsuit against Aegean
06 Jun 2018 08:19 GMT
Kaskela Law and Bernstein Liebhard start legal proceedings; nine other law firms launch investigation.

GTT gets bunker barge design approved, develops DSEC alliance
05 Jun 2018 09:24 GMT
6,500-cbm bunker barge has been jointly developed with Korea's DSEC.

Aegean expects to write off $200m and take legal action
05 Jun 2018 07:33 GMT
$200m of accounts receivable owed to be written off; Audit Committee looks set to recommend claims against parties involved.

Wartsila secures Wilhelmsen scrubber maintenance deal
04 Jun 2018 14:34 GMT
Five-year accord includes annual audits and safety tests to ensure ongoing MARPOL compliance.

Gothenburg set to launch LNG bunker facility in August
04 Jun 2018 12:06 GMT
Port prepares for growth in LNG bunker demand and the industry's transition to renewable gas.

GIA Taskforce looks at ways to cut emissions, fuel consumption
01 Jun 2018 13:04 GMT
Ongoing projects discussed in meeting; first workshop held to brainstorm further ideas.

Coating helps owners of 1,000 ships slash bunker bill by $400m: Hempel
01 Jun 2018 12:11 GMT
Use of Hempaguard is said to have led to a CO2 emission reduction of more than 3m tonnes per year.

Iceland mulls HFO ban options in territorial waters
01 Jun 2018 08:43 GMT
Nordic nation evaluates strategies to reduce pollution from burning heavy fuel oil.

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