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Posted: about 1 month ago

Chevron Marine Lubricants: Issues arising from VLSFO use have very little to do with fuel quality

The main fears around the use of the low sulphur fuel as mandated by the IMO 2020 sulphur cap that e...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 4 months ago

BIMCO: The crash of the bunker market and post-IMO 2020 reality

The collapse of the oil market has seen prices of marine fuels compliant with the IMO 2020 sulphur r...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Euronav Braces for Write-Down amid Compliant Fuel Price Drop

Euronav expects a write-down in the first quarter of 2020 amid VLSFO price drop. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

IBIA: Still Too Early to Draw Conclusions on VLSFO’s Black Carbon Emissions

IBIA: still premature to draw valid conclusions on the level of VLSFO’s black carbon emissions...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Clean Arctic Alliance: How Did Super Pollutant ‘Frankenstein’ Fuels Come to Market?

The Clean Arctic Alliance is calling for an immediate switch to distillate fuels for ships in the Ar...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Maersk Ups Bunker Surcharge amid VLSFO Price Rise

Prompted by a price surge of VLSFO, Maersk has decided to increase its bunker surcharge. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Study: New Blends of Marine Fuels Have Higher BC Emissions than HFO

New blends of marine fuels with 0.50% sulphur content can contain a large percentage of aromatic com...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Port of Rotterdam Points to Dramatic Rise in Sale of Low-Sulphur Bunker Oil

Europe’s largest bunker port has seen a major rise in the sale of the new very low sulphur fue...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Port of Ceuta Carries Out First VLSFO Bunkering

The Spanish port on the Moroccan side of Strait of Gibraltar is ready for IMO 2020. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Monjasa Supplies 1st VLSFO in Lome, Expands West African Footprint

Monjasa has completed its first ship-to-ship supply of the very low sulfur fuel oil in Lome, Togo.  ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Australia’s Viva Energy Launches New Low Sulphur Fuel for IMO 2020

Viva Energy said that this new VLSFO is the first low sulphur fuel oil to be produced in Australasia...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Hyundai Oilbank Starting VLSFO Bunkering from November

The company is starting deliveries after applying for a VLSFO production process patent. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Qatar Petroleum Brings VLSFO to Ras Laffan Port

The VLSFO marine fuel offering has been initiated ahead of IMO’s upcoming 2020 sulphur cap. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Monjasa Conducts First VLSFO Supply in Colombia

The company supplied 250 mts of VLSFO to LPG tanker Penelope M at Cartagena anchorage. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

SK Trading International Signs IMO-Compliant VLSFO Supply Contracts

The South Korean refiner is the latest to join IMO 2020 preparations. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Monjasa Supplies First VLSFO Ahead of IMO 2020

The company’s first ship-to-ship supply took place in Southampton, UK. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Saras Starting VLSFO Bunkering in Two Italian Ports

Bunkering services will include a very low sulfur fuel oil that meets IMO 2020 specifications. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

NYK Introduces Japan’s 1st Additive for IMO 2020-Compliant Fuel Oil

NYK unveils a new fuel-oil additive for low-sulfur compliant fuel-oil that meets SOx regulations. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shell Marine Presents New Lubricant Ahead of IMO 2020

Ahead of the IMO sulphur cap 2020, Shell Marine introduces a new two-stroke engine cylinder oil. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BP Marine Unveils New Very Low Sulphur Marine Fuel

BP will retail the new 0.5% sulphur VLSFO globally. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago