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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q4 2012

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q4 2012

Waste heat recovery system cuts fuel costs
12 Dec 2012 20:38 GMT
New waste heat recovery economizer turns waste heat from a ship's auxiliary engines into usable energy.

FuelTrax receives Canadian patent protection
12 Dec 2012 19:19 GMT
System is granted patent for 'apparatus and method for fuel measurement and accountability'.

Manufacturer provides summary of fuel-related products
21 Nov 2012 08:06 GMT
Company gives an overview of its marine business with focus on environmental and energy applications.

Fuel-efficienct ship to be built in Japan
19 Nov 2012 13:22 GMT
Supramax vessel is expected to provide an improved fuel efficiency of around 10 percent.

BP Shipping aims to cut fuel costs with optimization tools
16 Nov 2012 14:05 GMT
Ship operator in three-year deal to install Jeppesen's Vessel and Voyage Optimization Solution on 52 of its vessels.

Respondents 'unaware' of potential fuel savings
16 Nov 2012 12:34 GMT
Majority of survey respondents were said to be unaware of the scope of potential fuel savings the SEEMP could trigger.

UK to launch vessel efficiency competition
13 Nov 2012 14:22 GMT
Competition is aimed at accelerating innovation and technologies for the UK marine industry in the area of vessel efficiency.

Counting the cost of avoidable errors
12 Nov 2012 12:21 GMT
Avoidable errors can prove expensive for ship agents, says indemnity insurer.

COSCON announces bunker adjustment
09 Nov 2012 13:03 GMT
Emergency bunker adjustment will be effective from November 15.

Scientists look to cut fuel consumption in gas turbine engines
05 Nov 2012 08:37 GMT
Researchers believe that Rotating Detonation Engines have the potential to reduce fuel use by 25%.

Shipper announces drop in bunker costs
30 Oct 2012 09:08 GMT
1.4% decline in vessel fuel costs for ocean shipper.

Survey: Lube costs likely to rise the most
29 Oct 2012 14:11 GMT
Respondents identify lubricants as the cost category likely to increase most significantly in 2012 and 2013.

WOC announces ocean sustainability conference
25 Oct 2012 07:14 GMT
World Ocean Council to host event on sustainable development of the marine environment.

ABS releases environmental management software
24 Oct 2012 14:33 GMT
New software module is aimed at helping owners meet environmental and operational demands.

Wärtsilä launches efficient tanker design
22 Oct 2012 18:27 GMT
Aframax tanker design includes Wärtsilä's fuel-saving X62 engine and an integrated exhaust gas scrubber.

ABB delivers fuel-saving propulsion systems
22 Oct 2012 10:25 GMT
Azipod C propulsion systems are delivered to Swire Pacific Offshore Operations (Pte.) Ltd.

Fuel-saving tanker for Green Pledge operator
18 Oct 2012 07:31 GMT
SIBCON Green Pledge firm AET is to take delivery of its new 'eco-design' tanker by the end of October.

NYK ships to be fitted with energy-saving technology
17 Oct 2012 16:41 GMT
Shipping line to build four PCTC vessels equipped with technology to improve fuel performance.

U.S. meeting focuses on LNG, ECA and efficiency
16 Oct 2012 11:28 GMT
GL looks at some of the key topics in North America at its committee meeting in Houston.

Fuel-saving propulsion for Gulf of St. Lawrence ferry
15 Oct 2012 14:12 GMT
Steerprop is contracted to deliver the main propulsion system for a ferry to be built for Société des traversiers du Québec.

Singapore owners to install fuel-saving engines
12 Oct 2012 13:02 GMT
Six new vessels are to be fitted with Wärtsilä's new X72 engine.

Ships fitted with consumption measurement technology
10 Oct 2012 16:46 GMT
DFDS vessels are equipped with fuel consumption measuring systems from Austrian manufacturer.

Trim optimization tool yields fuel savings
08 Oct 2012 12:46 GMT
Software product is said to achieve bunker savings of 2-3 percent for a medium-sized container ship.

Catamaran fitted with fuel-efficient engines
05 Oct 2012 10:31 GMT
Fuel savings achieved during the first two months of operation.

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