Tag: <span>Bunkering</span>

VPS and BunkerTrace team up to improve marine fuel traceability
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VPS and BunkerTrace team up to improve marine fuel traceability

Marine fuel testing company VPS and marine fuel tracing company BunkerTrace have announced a new strategic partnership to see VPS bring to market BunkerTrace’s forensic technology – starting with the launch of its Sample Assurance product. The agreement represents a significant step for the improvement in traceability and transparency across the global marine fuel sector....

FuelTrust launches bunker insights tool
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FuelTrust launches bunker insights tool

FuelTrust has launched a new Bunker Insights application. The tool uses artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology to help shipping fleets and fuel suppliers to establish an unalterable record of fuel transactions and to analyse and identify chemical risks and changes in fuel. Bunker Insights makes it simple for shipowners and charterers to monitor and...

BunkerMetric and Veson collaborate to optimise bunker procurement
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BunkerMetric and Veson collaborate to optimise bunker procurement

Scandinavian software company BunkerMetric has joined the Veson Partner Network as an official platform partner. This partnership will see BunkerMetric’s bunker procurement optimisation tool, BunkerPlanner, integrated with the Veson IMOS Platform (VIP), to empower mutual clients with the data-driven insights and connectivity they need to optimise their bunkering decisions. The turnkey integration will help streamline...

ZeroNorth partners with BunkerEx to enhance bunker price transparency
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ZeroNorth partners with BunkerEx to enhance bunker price transparency

Bunker price data from BunkerEx is now being offered in ZeroNorth’s platform, Optimise, to improve fuel price transparency and enable more informed decision making. Customers of Optimise will now have access to BunkerEx’s fuel price data. The company, which was recently acquired by Shipping and Trading group USTC, observes over 2,000 marine fuel prices per...

Greek start-up cuts bunker procurement costs with digital tool
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Greek start-up cuts bunker procurement costs with digital tool

Greek start-up Nereus Digital Bunkers has launched an end-to-end digital bunker procurement platform, NEREUS, reducing bunker procurement costs by 7 per cent and workload by 30 per cent. NEREUS is based on new technologies and supply of data including historical and live feed data, which changes current practices and contributes to the efficiency of employees...

Kanda receives LR approval for virtual reality LNG bunkering course
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Kanda receives LR approval for virtual reality LNG bunkering course

Maritime start-up Kanda has received approval from Lloyd’s Register for its virtual reality LNG bunkering procedure course, which has been developed in conjunction with Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS). The course delivers a remote immersive digital learning experience to educate and train seafarers on liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering procedures in an easily accessible and enjoyable...

SGMF advances LNG safety standards with new guidance
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SGMF advances LNG safety standards with new guidance

The Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF) has published two new guidelines to improve the safety of LNG-fuelled ships. The documents are intended to assist greater standardisation in crew competency and vessel design. SGMF’s ‘Operation of ships with Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) – competency and assessment guidelines’ defines the skills required for any...

Berge Bulk and GoodFuels complete first bio-bunkering
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Berge Bulk and GoodFuels complete first bio-bunkering

Dry bulk owner Berge Bulk and biofuels supplier GoodFuels have successfully completed a recent bunkering of advanced marine biofuel from 100 per cent sustainable feedstock onboard the 181,403 dwt bulk carrier Berge Tsurugi. As part of Berge Bulk’s ambition to be carbon neutral by 2025, Berge Tsurugi received a delivery of GoodFuels’ sustainable biofuel during...

Furetank deploys AI-powered performance management solutions from OrbitMI
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Furetank deploys AI-powered performance management solutions from OrbitMI

Swedish shipping company Furetank Chartering has chosen to deploy OrbitMI’s AI-powered vessel performance management platform ‘Orbit’ across its fleet of product and chemical tankers. During a pilot using Orbit on three vessels, Furetank significantly increased control over bunker consumption and increased productivity due to improved planning and coordination of all commercial activities. OrbitMI, an independent...

Inchcape adds BunkerPlanner to World of Ports service
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Inchcape adds BunkerPlanner to World of Ports service

Bunker software supplier BunkerMetric has integrated its flagship BunkerPlanner application with Inchcape’s World of Ports (WoP) service to source accurate and constantly updated data on bunkering-related port call costs. Choosing the right bunkering port has a huge impact on the Time Charter Equivalent (TCE) of a voyage. Operators making the right call can easily improve...

K Line commences technical management of Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel
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K Line commences technical management of Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel

K Line has commenced technical management of Singapore’s first LNG bunkering vessel “Fuelng Bellina” owned by FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine and Shell Eastern Petroleum. The vessel has now become commercially operational in Singapore and is ready to supply LNG as marine fuel. Fuelng Bellina’s debut in Singapore is a milestone...