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Tricks of the Bunker Trade: The Buy Back
This malpractice could be instigated by the corrupt crew of a vessel or even the barge who may take its chances and ask the Captain, "have you got any spare fuel onboard?"
Mass Flow Meter Malpractice? This is What We've Seen in Singapore and What You Can Do to Protect Yourself [Pictures]
Petro Inspect surveyors have seen barge setups where it would be possible to syphon bunkers back into the bunker barge after they have passed through the mass flow meter.
The Stellar Daisy Loss: Understanding Cargo Liquefaction Risks
It's a known issue with most ore cargoes; the key issue is whether the solid bulk cargo that is to be loaded is liable to liquefaction.
Why You Might Be Losing Millions on Sludge Disposal, and How You Can Prevent It
Petro Inspect discusses the importance of sludge discharge / disposal surveys - are the ship owners being paid fairly?
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: What Happens When Your Bunker Surveyor is Asked to Bend the Rules?
Does that even happen? Unfortunately, the answer is "yes."
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: A Guide to Dealing With Post Bunker Disputes
Disputes arising over bunker quantity "after" delivery calls for shipboard personnel, and a surveyor present who is experienced in dealing with disputes.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Singapore Cappuccino Bunker Incident Report [Pictures]
Had this malpractice not been detected the client would have had a monetary loss of at least $36,000.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Identifying Cappuccino Bunkers [Pictures]
Further images to help with the identification of Cappuccino Bunkers.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Cappuccino Bunkers, an Illustrated Guide to Loss Prevention
Cappuccino bunkers remain one of the most common and widely used 'mal-practices' in the bunkering industry to-date.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Precautions against Cappuccino Bunkers
Steps you should take to prevent receiving aerated bunkers that hide a short delivery.
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Shipping Groups Warn of 'Serious Shortage' of Seafarers by 2026
Industry groups BIMCO and the International Chamber of Shipping made the warning in their new Seafarer Workforce Report.
United Bunkers Hires Director From Trefoil
The new hire joined the firm earlier this month.
KPI OceanConnect Sets Up Alternative Fuels and Special Projects Division
Bill Wakeling has been appointed as manager of the new division.
Vancouver-Based AmmPower to Produce Green Ammonia Bunkers in Brazil
The company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Porto Central to build an ammonia production, storage and distribution facility there.
Minerva Partners With Rise-X.IO on Singapore Digital Bunkering
The two firms have established a joint venture, ADP Clear Pte Ltd, to combine Minerva's ADP digital bunker supply service with Rise-X.IO's DIANA Ecosystem Operating Platform to provide an end-to-end service.
BUNKER JOBS: Italy's New Sea Generation Seeks Junior Trader
The company is looking for candidates with fluent English and Italian, a relevant degree and preferably some experience of the shipping industry.
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