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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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OceanConnect Teams in Hamburg and Athens Join GP Global: Sources
Ship & Bunker first reported that the two teams were stepping down from OceanConnect last month.
Large Fire Reported on Board Car Carrier in Florida
Eight firefighters have been hospitalised after an explosion on board the ship while they were fighting the fire.
FEATURE: Bunker Market Advised to Hedge as Prices Start to Rally
Shipowners may be faced with a rapid jump in their expenses if they have no hedging in place to soften the impact of market volatility.
Bunker Holding's Zederkof Warns of Coronavirus Impact on Bunker Credit
"The corona crisis impact has yet to see its full power."
Brokerage NSI Highlights VLSFO Discounts at Smaller Ports
Lower demand at some smaller ports has prompted them to lower their offers relative to the hubs.
LNG Bunkering to Launch in China at Shenzhen
Energy company PetroChina, Shenzhen Gas and Shenzhen Yantian Port Group signed a deal Wednesday to build an LNG bunkering facility at the southest Chinese port.
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