July, 2017
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For vessels not testing their fuel they run the risk of one in every seven residual fuels giving a higher probability of problems and just over one in ten distillates doing likewise.
Be Alerted !! A Review of Veritas Petroleum Services Bunker Alerts (H1-2017)
Honduras also became the latest country to accede to the treaty, bringing the number of states signed up the BWM Convention to 61.
IMO Moves to Delay BWM Convention Implementation for Existing Vessels
The Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan, Port of Marseille Fos, and Port of Vancouver have joined the international LNG bunkering port focus group.
New Members Join LNG Bunkering Port Focus Group
The Orca Energy ESS is set to be integrated by Vard Electro in the second half of 2017.
Corvus Energy Orca ESS to Provide Battery Power to Farstad Shipping PSV
Verifavia says it now has more than 1,000 ships and Monitoring Plans under assessment for compliance with the EU MRV regulation.
Verifavia Marks Milestone in EU MRV Compliance Verification
"The transaction marks the latest consolidation in the global maritime industry," said COSCO Shipping Lines of the $6.3 billion deal.
COSCO Shipping Set to Acquire OOCL
The rumours are fueled by evidence that U.S. shale is nowhere near as perilously close to a downfall as some think.
More Losses for Crude Come Amid Renewed Speculation that OPEC May Get Tough on Nigeria, Libya
Clean Arctic Alliance has welcomed support from member states at MEPC 71 for a proposal to identify ways to mitigate risks of HFO use in Arctic waters.
Environmental NGO Welcomes IMO Support for Action on HFO Use in the Arctic
The Grimaldi Group has become the fourteenth company to join the newly formed Global Industry Alliance.
IMO Announces New Addition to Low Carbon Shipping Alliance
The operation saw the removal of marine fouling from the DFDS Group's 2,800 DWT Pearl Seaways, which serves routes between Copenhagen and Oslo.
Bunker-Saving HullWiper Cleans First Cruise Vessel in Copenhagen