August, 2016
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Mon29Aug
The Johor Port Authority had ordered VTTI to stop operations at the terminal after a bunker spill was discovered at the site Wednesday.
VTTI Resumes Operations at Malaysian Terminal
Mon29Aug
Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro says further related announcements will be made in the coming weeks, but provided no specific details.
Venezuela, Iran Hold Oil Price Stability Talks
Mon29Aug
K-ECOS uses exhaust gas recirculation and emulsion fuel among other technologies.
Kawasaki System Meets Tier III NOx Requirements Without Bunker Consumption Penalty
Fri26Aug
Odfjell is said to be working with MAN to upgrade the propulsion systems of 19 of their vessels.
MAN: Propulsion System Upgrade Provides Bunker Savings "Well Above" 20%
Thu25Aug
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed the country's possible involvement in the project during a visit to Nicaragua on Tuesday.
Iran Eyes Involvement in Nicaragua Alternative to Panama Canal
Thu25Aug
Viking Line says that, through its partnership with AGA Gas, the M/S Seagas has performed its 1,000th LNG bunkering of the M/S Viking Grace.
Viking Cruise Vessel Marks 1,000 LNG Bunkering Milestone
Thu25Aug
The Baltic Dry Index gained 14 points Wednesday to reach 706 before swelling another 12 points to finish at 718 Thursday.
Baltic Dry Index Breaks 700 Mark for Third Time Since April
Wed24Aug
Bunker prices were soft in the primary ports.
Crude Down as EIA Reports Rising US Inventories
Wed24Aug
Containerships says the recommendation is a "remarkable recognition" of its environmental strategy.
EU Recommends Co-Funding for Containerships' LNG-Powered Vessels
Wed24Aug
The funding is said to be intended to support R&D, including the development of the world's largest Flettner rotor.
Norsepower Receives â¬2.6 Million Funding for Bunker Saving Rotor Sail Tech