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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q4 2013

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q4 2013

K Line orders four fuel-efficient car carriers
30 Dec 2013 08:46 GMT
New order follows the recently confirmed contract to build four next generation car carrier vessels.

Fuel-saving software on award shortlist
30 Dec 2013 07:58 GMT
Studies are said to have shown a 12 percent reduction in fuel consumption.

Carnival bunker costs fall $173 million
23 Dec 2013 08:33 GMT
Fuel costs decline by 7.3 percent for Carnival during the 12 months ended November 30.

EU initiative aims to optimize bunker consumption
18 Dec 2013 08:45 GMT
Trials due to take place between ports in Germany and Denmark.

Turkish ship owner orders fuel-saving engine
10 Dec 2013 14:05 GMT
Engine features electronically controlled common-rail technology, which is said to reduce fuel costs.

Lab to develop sustainable shipping technologies
09 Dec 2013 14:47 GMT
New lab to conduct research into fuel-saving technologies and marine renewable energy systems.

GAC launches eco-friendly hull cleaning solution
09 Dec 2013 12:07 GMT
HullWiper is said to clean the vertical sides of a VLCC in seven hours.

Marine gearbox designed to 'significantly' reduce fuel consumption
05 Dec 2013 08:31 GMT
A fuel consumption reduction of eight percent is said to have been verified during sea trials.

'Single answer' to today's fuel conditioning challenges
02 Dec 2013 15:37 GMT
Alfa Laval’s new FCM One is said to offer 'a completely new level of flexibility'.

Alfa Laval to showcase products in Shanghai
29 Nov 2013 13:52 GMT
Company aims to demonstrate its commitment to improving the marine industry's energy efficiency.

Carnival selects MAN engines
29 Nov 2013 12:40 GMT
Cruise operator chooses common-rail, four-stroke engines to power its new generation of vessel.

Singapore offers port dues rebate to ships handling transhipment vehicles
22 Nov 2013 07:27 GMT
Move aims to encourage the growth of vehicle transhipment business in Singapore.

Ships to cut fuel costs with waste heat recovery systems
19 Nov 2013 16:14 GMT
New vessels to serve under a long-term charter agreement to Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.

Fuel-efficient Bakkafrost vessel to be built in Turkey
19 Nov 2013 15:12 GMT
Live fish carrier to include a diesel-electric propulsion system and two Bergen C6 engines.

Bourbon sells ships as part of fuel efficiency strategy
18 Nov 2013 07:12 GMT
Two Anchor Handling Tug Supply vessels are sold for US$130 million.

Fuel-efficient tanker to be built in California
13 Nov 2013 20:14 GMT
Vessel will be built to accommodate the future installation of an LNG fuel-gas system and Type C LNG tanks.

Now is the time to hedge, says OW Bunker
11 Nov 2013 16:32 GMT
Bunker firm says ship operators could take advantage of current low spot prices to lock in their fuel costs for 2014.

Financial prudence the key to bunker trade success
11 Nov 2013 09:27 GMT
GAC Bunker Fuels director to stress the importance of balancing the numbers in upcoming event.

LA to reward carriers for shipping more containers
08 Nov 2013 17:13 GMT
Ocean carriers to receive payment for each additional container they ship in 2014.

Singapore 380-cst average up $12 in October
31 Oct 2013 13:02 GMT
Average 380-cst price rises by 2 percent at the world's leading bunker port in October.

Survey: Vessel operating costs expected to rise by over 3%
31 Oct 2013 12:41 GMT
Shipping firms remain concerned about fuel expenses and the cost of switching to marine gas oil, says survey.

Fuel costs rise for Norwegian Cruise Line
30 Oct 2013 15:34 GMT
Bunker expenses increase by over 10 percent during the third quarter compared to last year.

Dual-fuel propulsion for Nigerian LNG carriers
25 Oct 2013 09:13 GMT
Vessels to be equipped with dual-fuel engines and electrical variable speed propulsion to lower fuel consumption.

GE showcases fuel-saving products in Busan
23 Oct 2013 17:28 GMT
GE's latest solutions are designed to deliver fuel efficiency, reliability, lower maintenance and life cycle costs.

Turbocharger achieves 30% reduction in energy consumption
18 Oct 2013 08:13 GMT
New fuel-saving turbocharger launched in Japan.

Mustang Technologies takes on FuelTrax fuel management system
17 Oct 2013 09:06 GMT
Mustang Technologies has been signed as an official representative in the Asean Free Trade Area (AFTA).

First Asian ships to feature fuel-saving wave piercing bow
15 Oct 2013 13:34 GMT
Rolls-Royce wins order to provide an integrated design and equipment package for two offshore supply vessels.

Flowmeters installed in Norway
14 Oct 2013 13:30 GMT
Fuel measurement specialist installs flowmeters to help reduce costs and improve the accuracy of energy-use measurement.

Cruise ship to save fuel with propulsion system upgrade
04 Oct 2013 08:16 GMT
Fuel savings are said to range from 5 to 15 percent, depending on the type of operation and the performance of the existing propeller.

Two fuel-efficient newbuild VLCCs for AET
03 Oct 2013 09:02 GMT
Enhancements will significantly improve fuel consumption and deliver an EEDI of 16.9%, says shipping firm.

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