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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q3 2012

Services, Products & Technology - Q3 2012

Navy converts CO2 and H2 into fuel
26 Sep 2012 09:53 GMT
Scientists are developing a process that converts carbon dioxide and hydrogen gas into fuel via a gas-to-liquids process.

Saving fuel with Malacca Straits tidal model
25 Sep 2012 13:31 GMT
New tidal model will potentially save ships thousands of dollars in bunker fuel costs, says developer.

Sustainable 'pure thinking' solutions
21 Sep 2012 22:17 GMT
Sustainable solutions are designed to help ship owners comply with current and pending environmental regulations.

Gazprom Neft in Black Sea bunker takeover talks
20 Sep 2012 10:01 GMT
Russian firm in discussions to take over bunkering operations at the port of Constantza.

ABB launches advisory systems to cut fuel costs
19 Sep 2012 14:31 GMT
An integrated power, automation and advisory system can help slash fuel consumption by up to 20%, says ABB.

Saving energy and reducing CO2 emissions
18 Sep 2012 08:55 GMT
Company presents fuel-saving waste heat recovery products and fuel treatment line.

ALGAE-X launches fuel polishing system
12 Sep 2012 09:21 GMT
System is said to stabilize and optimize fuel, keeping it in pristine, 'clear & bright' condition.

'Successful' demonstration of fuel-saving autopilot
11 Sep 2012 15:23 GMT
Autopilot technology is said to save fuel by significantly reducing rudder movements.

LSFO to be supplied in Yangshan
10 Sep 2012 10:22 GMT
Supplier is expected to commence supplying LSFO at Yangshan to meet local demand for the product.

Emission management tool launched
06 Sep 2012 09:41 GMT
New product allows operators to collect, track and calculate the emissions of a ship.

EPA approves marine gas engine
06 Sep 2012 09:02 GMT
Marine gas engine is approved for sale in the United States market.

Cruise line orders emissions monitoring system
31 Aug 2012 14:37 GMT
Monitoring equipment to be installed on two cruise vessels currently under construction.

Emulsion fuel oil progress update
29 Aug 2012 15:31 GMT
An enhanced version of the fuel is said to have been successfully developed by scientists.

Fuel monitoring device launched
29 Aug 2012 12:14 GMT
Device monitors cat fines in fuel oil systems operating on heavy fuel oil.

Bomin adds supply locations in Spain
21 Aug 2012 12:37 GMT
Supplier extends its supply operation to the ports of Alicante and Castellón.

Aegean to commence supply operations in Hong Kong
20 Aug 2012 22:44 GMT
Supplier says it expects to deploy a tanker in Hong Kong by the end of September.

Bunkers International gets go-ahead in Trinidad and Tobago
20 Aug 2012 09:22 GMT
Government agrees to issue a marketing license to subsidiary Bunkers Oil Trinidad & Tobago Ltd.

CEPSA Panama ready to offer 1.00% LSFO in Balboa
17 Aug 2012 09:42 GMT
Bunker supplier says it is ready to meet the needs of its clients with ECA-compliant fuel in Panama.

US firm launches water in fuel sensor
14 Aug 2012 15:13 GMT
New sensor is said to detect the presence of water in fuel and lubricating oil.

Aegean announces Barcelona expansion plans
08 Aug 2012 23:34 GMT
Supplier signs storage agreement and plans to commence physical supply operations in 2013.

Shoreside power officially launched in Rotterdam
27 Jul 2012 18:39 GMT
Officials dignitaries, and business leaders attend the launch of the first shore power systems for sea-going vessels in Rotterdam.

FuelTrax launches off-spec density monitoring feature
25 Jul 2012 13:24 GMT
System measures the density of a fuel as it is being taken aboard and notifies the crew if it is out of range.

Bunker supplier targets sales increase
24 Jul 2012 09:41 GMT
Middle East firm aims for a rise in sales as a result of a project to improve the quality of its fuel oil.

Parker Hannifin acquires Kittiwake Group
23 Jul 2012 12:57 GMT
Alliance aims to provide a complete health monitoring solution to customers.

Libya: 3 days' notice for deliveries during Ramadan
20 Jul 2012 13:51 GMT
Bunker buyers are reminded that a minimum of 3 working days' notice will be required for bunker deliveries up until August 18.

Wärtsilä and Tidewater join forces to promote LNG as a marine fuel
20 Jul 2012 07:56 GMT
Cooperation will cover the possible use of gas engines in a range of vessels.

Replacement elements for filtering lubricants
18 Jul 2012 17:33 GMT
German firm says that maintenance should not be neglected in the current economic climate.

Bunkers International launches bunker tanker
17 Jul 2012 18:39 GMT
Vessel will supply LSFO, HSFO and MGO at a number of locations along the north Colombian coastline.

New IFO supplier in Georgia
17 Jul 2012 15:12 GMT
Supplier says it will shortly commence selling intermediate fuel oil in Georgian ports.

Hambantota bunkering to begin in October
17 Jul 2012 06:07 GMT
SLPA looks set to commence bunkering operations at Hambantota within the next three months.

Singapore's first commercial delivery using mass flow metering system
13 Jul 2012 09:56 GMT
ExxonMobil is the first supplier to use a mass flow metering system for a commercial delivery in Singapore.

Saving fuel with autopilot system
12 Jul 2012 15:33 GMT
Oil tankers to retrofit autopilot system in a bid to lower fuel consumption and emissions.

Dual-fuel engines for China's first LNG-powered tugs
11 Jul 2012 11:31 GMT
Wärtsilä to supply the main engines for the first tugs in China ever to be operated on gas.

Bureau Veritas simplifies ship certification system
10 Jul 2012 11:13 GMT
New system is aimed at reducing the workload of ship owners and operators.

Deal to supply emission reduction system
09 Jul 2012 15:53 GMT
System is said to reduce NOx emissions by as much as 95 percent.

New dual-fuel engine to be developed
06 Jul 2012 16:12 GMT
New engine will be capable of using natural gas as well as conventional fuel oil.

Japan completes world's first hybrid car carrier
04 Jul 2012 12:24 GMT
Vessel combines solar with lithium-ion batteries and is designed to generate zero emissions while berthed.

OW Bunker launches Taiwan office
03 Jul 2012 11:22 GMT
Bunker firm opens office in Taipei and appoints liaison officer.

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