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Home » News » Vessel News - Q3 2012

Vessel News - Q3 2012

Lubmarine launches three barges in Singapore
26 Sep 2012 13:31 GMT
Vessels will be operated by Lubmarine’s logistics partner Ocean Tankers.

Ships urged to switch to cleaner fuel in Hong Kong
24 Sep 2012 09:17 GMT
Research finds that SO2 deaths would fall by 91% if ships used 0.1% sulphur fuel.

Chinese supplier plans $32.5m fleet expansion
20 Sep 2012 19:24 GMT
Bunker firm intends to purchase seven delivery vessels as part of its expansion programme.

LNG at the heart of shipping concept
14 Sep 2012 15:20 GMT
A ship powered by LNG is a key part of an integrated concept for the inland shipping industry.

First call at Rotterdam for fuel-saving ship
12 Sep 2012 12:48 GMT
Vessel has been specifically designed for slow steaming, enabling it to save 35 tonnes of fuel per day.

GL approves LNG-fuelled container ship
11 Sep 2012 09:28 GMT
Vessel is said to provide fuel cost savings of approximately 30 percent.

Barge operator to expand ocean tug fleet
28 Aug 2012 14:24 GMT
Bunker barge firm targets growth in the oil exploration market with fleet expansion program.

UK bunker firm wins 5-year supply contract
21 Aug 2012 07:55 GMT
Bunker company to supply a fleet of lifeboats operating around the coasts of Great Britain, Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.

Diesel-electric tugs to be built in Singapore
16 Aug 2012 07:38 GMT
Fuel-efficient tugs will run on marine gas oil and be equipped with batteries.

Improving fuel efficiency with WAFMAX ships
10 Aug 2012 17:24 GMT
New container ships help improve fuel efficiency, customer service and reliability in West African ports.

Students develop oil spill contingency concept
09 Aug 2012 13:47 GMT
Concept developed for a year-round Arctic oil spill response system.

US Senator praises LNG ship conversion agreement
09 Aug 2012 09:41 GMT
TOTE's Alaska-bound ships will be converted to run on liquefied natural gas.

First delivery of Mobilgard 570 in Shanghai
25 Jul 2012 14:11 GMT
ExxonMobil completes the first bulk delivery of Mobilgard 570 cylinder oil in Shanghai.

Wärtsilä propulsion systems chosen for three PSVs
25 Jul 2012 10:07 GMT
Platform supply vessels are scheduled to be operational by the end of 2014.

Rolls-Royce pleased to be part of groundbreaking LNG project
24 Jul 2012 13:11 GMT
Power systems firm says its technology will drastically reduce emissions for two new LNG-fuelled vessels.

'First' cruise ferry to be powered solely by LNG
23 Jul 2012 18:57 GMT
Cruise ferry is due to begin operating in Norway in 2013.

Russian supplier takes delivery of tanker
23 Jul 2012 09:44 GMT
Bunker firm says it also plans to strengthen its network with the construction of up to seven additional vessels.

FAL Oil tanker seized by Singapore authorities
20 Jul 2012 16:40 GMT
Vessel is seized due to an outstanding debt owed to DVB Bank.

Tankers to be fitted with fuel-efficient engines
19 Jul 2012 09:36 GMT
Energy-efficient engines to be supplied to nine tankers being built for Kuwait Oil Tanker Co.

Royal Caribbean ships to be fitted with hybrid scrubber systems
18 Jul 2012 07:18 GMT
Wärtsilä Hamworthy signs deal with Meyer Werft to provide scrubber systems for two cruise vessels.

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.

Agreement to build LNG-powered PSV
17 Jul 2012 11:07 GMT
New Platform Supply Vessel to be built in Norway.

World Fuel Services in ship arrest incident
11 Jul 2012 14:33 GMT
Sanko Line vessel is reported to have been released after having been arrested in Texas last week.

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.

Operator to cut fuel costs with antifouling paint
10 Jul 2012 13:47 GMT

Plug-in LNG hybrid concept launched
09 Jul 2012 10:21 GMT
New LNG-powered ferry concept includes two Flettner rotors that act as sails.

Veka-Group introduces LNG-fuelled tankers
06 Jul 2012 14:47 GMT
Three new LNG vessels can also be used as bunker delivery ships.

Recovering re-usable fuel from waste fuel oil
06 Jul 2012 13:54 GMT
Owner cuts bunker costs with new high-speed separator.

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.

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