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Home » News » Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2016

Services, Products & Technology - Q2 2016

New physical supplier in Black Sea
28 Jun 2016 08:43 GMT
Bunker firm begins carrying out deliveries of marine gas oil (MGO) by truck.

Petrotrin plans to 'improve reliability' with new bunker barge
27 Jun 2016 00:01 GMT
Company intends to restart bunkering activities at Pointe-a-Pierre with double-hulled delivery vessel.

Marine fuel injection system market worth $5.2bn by 2021
23 Jun 2016 17:19 GMT
Report says the increase in trade, strict emissions regulations and growth of the shipbuilding industry will be the main market drivers.

ABB to power world's largest electric ferries and first automated shore-side charging station
23 Jun 2016 16:48 GMT
Two ferries to operate completely on battery power whilst operating between Sweden and Denmark.

Franman launches bunker brokering service
20 Jun 2016 00:17 GMT
Greek firm says move is in line with its commitment to expand its range of services.

Dual-fuel engine orders announced
16 Jun 2016 11:56 GMT
ME-GI engine to be installed on Maran vessels scheduled for delivery in 2018 and 2019.

Cavotec wins order for combined mooring and electric charging system
15 Jun 2016 15:04 GMT
System to be used to charge a hybrid passenger vessel operated by FinFerries.

How technology has changed shipping
15 Jun 2016 07:14 GMT
A look at how marine shipping operations are evolving thanks to technology.

Neste 'higher viscosity' 0.1% fuel set to be launched in 2017
14 Jun 2016 12:13 GMT
Finnish supplier says its 'RMG-type product' will have a higher viscosity than products currently available.

Ships fitted with scrubbers in Great Lakes
14 Jun 2016 11:13 GMT
Installation of exhaust gas cleaning technology for second vessel is due be completed on June 20th.

Cockett to suspend UK supply operation
13 Jun 2016 15:55 GMT
Company says its UK physical supply activities will be suspended on June 30.

Wartsila powers world's largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas
09 Jun 2016 10:24 GMT
Cruise ship is powered by six Wartsila 46F engines and features two of its hybrid scrubber systems.

Gazpromneft Marine Bunker performs first quayside delivery at Bronka
08 Jun 2016 07:08 GMT
The passenger ferry Finnstar was the first to be refuelled at quayside by the Russian supplier.

ABB presents new turbocharger at CIMAC Congress
07 Jun 2016 09:32 GMT
New MXP product is the company's first dedicated turbocharger for marine auxiliary engine applications.

'Most eco-friendly' LNG-powered icebreaker presented at CIMAC Congress
06 Jun 2016 12:14 GMT
Vessel is said to be the most environmentally friendly diesel-electric icebreaker ever built.

HullWiper set to launch in Europe's biggest port
06 Jun 2016 08:22 GMT
Launch event of hull cleaning system in Rotterdam to also include demonstration of fuel savings calculator.

Wartsila dual-fuel engine efficiency monitoring now available
03 Jun 2016 08:18 GMT
Service is designed to help clients optimise their fuel consumption by adjusting their operations according to real-time data.

Bulk carrier installs SOx scrubber monitor
03 Jun 2016 07:31 GMT
System monitors both the sensor inlet and outlet of wet exhaust gas scrubber systems.

Petrocosta to relaunch supply operation in Barranquilla and Santa Marta
30 May 2016 06:56 GMT
Colombian firm plans to start supplying again in both Atlantic coast ports after pulling out three years ago.

CSCL ships to be fitted with fuel-saving propeller
27 May 2016 12:55 GMT
Propeller order follows 'exhaustive' process of simulation tests.

Over 700,000 tonnes of fuel saved with electric propulsion system
26 May 2016 12:24 GMT
Azipod propulsion system is said to reduce fuel consumption by up to 20 percent.

Operators advised to 'wage war on soot' with post-combustion fuel treatment
26 May 2016 10:58 GMT
Post-combustion fuel treatment cuts vessel costs, inefficiency and risk, advises Wilhelmsen Ships Service.

Dan-Bunkering enters into supply partnership in Colombia
25 May 2016 10:32 GMT
Danish firm expands its physical coverage in South America with supply agreement in the port of Cartagena.

'Breakthrough' order for PureNOx Prime
23 May 2016 11:39 GMT
Technology to be used on five VLECs operated by United Ethane Carriers (UEC).

Hybrid thruster delivers 'more power using less fuel'
23 May 2016 09:11 GMT
Fuel savings can be as high as 35%, says Caterpillar Marine.

Gazpromneft Marine Bunker starts ninth season of cooperation with Royal Caribbean
19 May 2016 14:04 GMT
Russian firm carries out its first bunker delivery of the 2016 cruise season to Miami-headquatered ship operator.

Petronas vessels to cut fuel costs with antifouling solution
19 May 2016 12:26 GMT
Antifouling coatings are to be applied to two LNG ships in a move designed to reduce fuel costs and increase efficiency.

Preem and Beowulf Energy in sulphur reduction project tie-up
16 May 2016 14:07 GMT
Companies are to examine the potential for establishing a new residue hydrocracker plant that would produce sulphur-free transportation fuels.

Hose-in-hose LNG transfer system 'revolutionary', says Trelleborg
13 May 2016 08:55 GMT
System is said to improve safety, lower costs and improve access to low-emission LNG fuel.

Distillate supplies could match demand for global ECA, says consultancy
10 May 2016 11:04 GMT
Fears of a distillate shortage 'could be misguided', according to 20|20 Marine Energy.

WSS: 'One-stop shop' bunkering delivers better quality, efficiency and value
04 May 2016 10:46 GMT
Norwegian firm says its global Bunker Service Agreements minimize delay and maximize value and operational performance.

Alfa Laval systems have 'strong presence' on NCL ship
28 Apr 2016 11:15 GMT
Vessel has six Alfa Laval S separation systems for HFO, one for MGO, and an additional system for lube oil.

Fuel management training agreement signed
25 Apr 2016 10:22 GMT
Veritas Petroleum Services and Seagull Maritime to provide fuel management e-learning solutions.

Turkey's 'biggest' single delivery of MGO
21 Apr 2016 10:41 GMT
Supply of 2,130 tonnes to drillship is said to be Turkey's biggest ever single delivery of MGO.

Cepsa recognized for fuel-saving port project
19 Apr 2016 08:34 GMT
Loading and unloading system is a finalist at the upcoming Edison Awards in New York.

KPI Bridge Oil expands supply operation in Denmark
18 Apr 2016 09:54 GMT
Bunker firm charters supply barge in Esbjerg.

Award for 'world's most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine'
18 Apr 2016 09:24 GMT
Is described as being 'the marine industry's most powerful, fuel efficient, fuel flexible, and environmentally sound engine'.

IMO-EU project aimed at promoting fuel-efficient technologies
18 Apr 2016 08:33 GMT
Maritime Technology Cooperation Centres (MTCCs) are to be established in five target regions.

Shell expands network by 70 ports in less than a year
13 Apr 2016 13:16 GMT
Supplier now operates in 604 ports in 56 countries.

Wartsila to provide complete gas solution for LNG-fuelled ferries
12 Apr 2016 12:10 GMT
Ro-pax ferries are to be converted to operate on LNG between 2017 and 2018.

Auxpac 32 engine selected for its 'economic fuel consumption'
12 Apr 2016 11:10 GMT
Wartsila is awarded contract to supply Auxpac 32 engine for eight new container vessels.

ABB wins contract to electrify hybrid car ferry
11 Apr 2016 13:28 GMT
Vessel to run as a hybrid, but can be modified to run as a fully electric ferry with a shore charging system.

Production of first EnergySail begins at factory
08 Apr 2016 10:16 GMT
Device enables ships to utilize the power of the wind to reduce fuel consumption.

Gearbulk ship saves $1.5m in fuel costs with antifouling solution
07 Apr 2016 12:06 GMT
SeaQuantum X200 is said to have saved vessel $1.5 million in fuel expenses over 5 years.

Demonstration of dual-fuel engine for LNG carriers
06 Apr 2016 13:57 GMT
New 'fuel sharing' feature to give operators the option to use liquid and gaseous fuel at the same time.

Delivery of world's first IMO-certified two-stroke engine with Tier III NOx-control EGR system
06 Apr 2016 12:50 GMT
Ditas Shipping tankers are to be powered by MAN B&W 6G70ME-C9.5 two-stroke engines.

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