February, 2017
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Tue21Feb
The Samson Mariner, ran aground Wednesday while towing a barge, the Saint Elias, near Rosa Reef in north Tongass Narrows, Alaska.
1,100 Gallons of Fuel Spilled After Alaskan Tug Grounding
Tue21Feb
Spiked by OW Bunkers' collapse, the bunkers industry has, since the end of 2014 and into 2015 and 2016, had not just one "annus horribilis," but "anni horribilis," horrible years.
The Future Now After OW: Assuring "Anni Mirabilis" With Lessons from "Anni Horribilis"
Mon20Feb
The 160,000 m3 tanks are set to be delivered to ENN Group's LNG fuelling terminal project in 2018 .
CIMC to Deliver Tanks for Chinese LNG Bunkering Terminal
Mon20Feb
ULSHFO "is very variable depending on its brand or supplier" which could lead to unstable combustion, says MHI-MME.
MHI-MME Completes Retrofits for Low Sulfur Fuel on 80 LNG Carriers
Mon20Feb
The cargo ship Union Demeter has been detained in Haldia Port since December on outstanding bunker bills.
Bankrupt Owner's Cargo Vessel Detained, 23 Crew Stranded Over Unpaid Bunker Bills
Mon20Feb
The news comes following a spill resulting from the collision of two tankers on January 28 at Chennai's Kamarajar Port.
Chennai Port Trust to Enhance Oil Spill Response Capacity
Mon20Feb
The MED Certificate indicates MSC Fantasia's exhaust gas scrubber equipment aligns with the EU Marine Equipment Directive requirements.
Bureau Veritas Certifies MSC Cruise Ship Scrubber Retrofit
Mon20Feb
"It is forecast that more than 15,000 ships will have the system onboard and the global market to grow worth about USD 1 billion by 2020," says HGS.
Hyundai Enters "Eco-Friendly" Bunker Saving Business, Targets $1bn Scrubber Market
Mon20Feb
"Our decision to enter the LNG bunkering market is part of a long-term strategy," says EVOL LNG's Nick Rea.
"Interest in LNG as a Marine Fuel Is Growing" Following IMO Sulfur Cap Decision, Says Supplier
Mon20Feb
Iran was the only Middle Eastern producer to see exports rise last month as others complied with the OPEC cutbacks.
Saudis Lose South Korea Oil Market Share to Iran as Iraq Accelerates Its Own Export Plans