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Home » News » Events News - Q2 2015

Events News - Q2 2015

Construction of tanker with 'improved fuel efficiency' under way
26 Jun 2015 09:46 GMT
Ship design is said to achieve improved fuel efficiency via a G-series MAN ME slow-speed main engine and an optimized hull form.

Azipod D electric propulsion named Innovation of the Year
26 Jun 2015 08:23 GMT
Award was given at the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam.

'Next-generation' vessel named by MSC Cruises
24 Jun 2014 12:58 GMT
Cruise vessel to include propellers and rudders to cut fuel consumption, and scrubbers to reduce emissions.

Fuel-saving hybrid tug named in Germany
19 Jun 2015 11:15 GMT
KOTUG's RT Emotion was named in Bremerhaven this week.

US roundtable gathering held to discuss LNG bunkering
18 Jun 2015 13:45 GMT
Industry stakeholders and government officials meet to discuss liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel.

Directors elected at World Fuel Services AGM
05 Jun 2015 07:23 GMT
Nine directors are elected for one-year terms at annual meeting of shareholders.

Awards for firms using low-sulphur fuels 'beyond the required levels'
05 Jun 2015 06:26 GMT
Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, COSCO Container Line, Maersk Line and Royal Caribbean are named amongst the winners.

Approval in principle for LNG-fuelled bulk carrier design
04 Jun 2015 13:52 GMT
LNG-fuelled Kamsarmax bulk carrier design gets go-ahead from DNV GL.

New ship designs feature 'exceptionally low and best-in-class fuel consumption'
02 Jun 2015 15:20 GMT
Vessel designs are based on the concept of achieving optimal fuel efficiency.

Alfa Laval to showcase fuel-saving products in Amsterdam
27 May 2015 11:21 GMT
Company's stand is to feature several ways to achieve profitable power.

Belco to introduce scrubber at Nor-Shipping
27 May 2015 10:20 GMT
Scrubber design is 'transformed' to 'dramatically reduce operating and installed costs'.

MEPC 68: Summary of bunker-related issues
19 May 2015 10:21 GMT
Summary of topics discussed at last week's Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meeting in London.

Aegean to hold Q1 earnings call this month
15 May 2015 07:12 GMT
Bunker firm's earnings call to take place after the announcement of its Q1 results.

Sekimizu's speech at MEPC 68
13 May 2015 12:34 GMT
IMO Secretary-General, Koji Sekimizu, spoke earlier this week at the 68th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committe (MEPC).

Dual-fuel engine gets type approval
12 May 2015 14:27 GMT
Type approval awarded to MAN Diesel & Turbo's L35/44DF engine.

Bunker-related issues on MEPC 68 agenda
07 May 2015 09:13 GMT
Issues include the availability of compliant fuel oil in 2020, quality control measures prior to the delivery of bunkers and a data collection system for fuel consumption.

Keel-laying ceremony for first of three fuel-efficient tankers
07 May 2015 07:40 GMT
Vessels are to also include dual-fuel auxiliary engines and the ability to accommodate a future LNG system installation.

Construction of Middle East's first LNG-fuelled harbour tug under way
06 May 2015 11:16 GMT
Vessel is scheduled to be completed in May 2016.

IBIA chairman calls for greater use of latest ISO specs
24 Apr 2015 12:04 GMT
Jens Maul Jorgensen says 'there are no excuses' now that bunker prices are lower.

Fuel-saving hull cleaning solution launched in Singapore
23 Apr 2015 06:58 GMT
GAC's HullWiper debuts at Sea Asia 2015.

Resolutions passed at Vopak's AGM
22 Apr 2015 13:17 GMT
Summary of resolutions passed at Royal Vopak's Annual General Meeting (AGM), held on April 22.

World's first LNG-powered containership launched
21 Apr 2015 15:30 GMT
Vessel is the first of a two-ship contract with TOTE.

New vessel design with 'reduction of 20 to 25 percent in fuel consumption'
21 Apr 2015 09:44 GMT
Anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel design is being launched at Singapore exhibition this week.

World Fuel Services to hold Q1 earnings call
17 Apr 2015 12:22 GMT
Management team to discuss the company's first quarter results at the end of April.

Tanker's fuel consumption 10-20% lower than similar ships, says Concordia
15 Apr 2015 14:56 GMT
Medium range tanker is said to offer low fuel consumption and high cargo flexibility.

Naming ceremony for triple-fuel LNG carrier
10 Apr 2015 11:57 GMT
Vessel is the fourth in a series of triple-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.

Total Lubmarine launches research labs to boost innovation
09 Apr 2015 09:06 GMT
Supplier says new facilities will enable it to develop a new range of lubricants suitable for the challenges of the next 10 years.

LNG bunker fuel seminar in April
08 Apr 2015 11:22 GMT
Two-day event is due to be held in Houston.

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