Tag: <span>Bunkering</span>

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...

ClassNK releases guideline for LNG bunkering vessels
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ClassNK releases guideline for LNG bunkering vessels

ClassNK has released its Guideline for Survey and Facilities/Equipment of LNG Bunkering Ships, which outline the additional safety requirements of liquefied gas carriers that supply LNG fuel at sea. The number of LNG-fuelled ships has been increasing in recent years as their CO2, SOx, and NOx emissions have a lower environmental load compared to ships...

UECC teams up with Gasum for first LNG-LBG ro-ro bunkering
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UECC teams up with Gasum for first LNG-LBG ro-ro bunkering

On December 16, the UECC PCTC M/V Auto Energy received the first ship-to-ship bunkering of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) blended with 10 per cent renewable Liquefied Biogas (LBG). Gasum’s LNG bunker vessel Coralius performed the bunkering operation at anchorage outside the port of Gothenburg, Sweden. “With this delivery, UECC strengthens our position in front of...

Dataloy and BunkerMetric announce availability of integrated bunker planning tool
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Dataloy and BunkerMetric announce availability of integrated bunker planning tool

Maritime technology company BunkerMetric and the marine chartering and operations software provider Dataloy Systems have announced commercial availability of their integration supporting optimised bunker planning and procurement. The integration allows BunkerMetrics’s bunker optimisation software, BunkerPlanner, to securely integrate with the Dataloy Voyage Management System, allowing a seamless exchange of data for customers who have implemented...

Shipowners rush to bunker hedging
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Shipowners rush to bunker hedging

By Ishaan Hemnani, co-founder, BunkerEx Limited Innovation is touching every corner of the shipping industry, with major changes underway in the way owners are buying bunkers. Rising oil volatility has caused an increasing number of shipping companies to start procuring their fuel months in advance. The easing of oil contango has also brought future prices...

Lindsay-Blee offers VLSFO in Florida ports
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Lindsay-Blee offers VLSFO in Florida ports

International bunker broker, supplier and trader Lindsay-Blee has announced along with its partner Quest Fuels that it is providing very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) in all major ports in Florida, adding to its existing VLSFO supply operations in Colombia.  Ships will be able to bunker VLSFO from these ports, enabling them to meet the...

Japan commences first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering business
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Japan commences first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering business

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (“K” Line) has commenced its LNG bunkering business in the Chubu region through its joint venture company with JERA, Toyota Tsusho Corporation and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK). On October 20, the first LNG bunkering vessel in Japan, Kaguya, owned by the joint venture company made historic first Ship-to-Ship LNG fuel supply...

KR opens LNG Fueled and Bunkering Simulation Centre
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KR opens LNG Fueled and Bunkering Simulation Centre

The Korean Register (KR) has announced the establishment of a new LNG Fueled and Bunkering Simulation Center (KR LSC). The new facility is located at KR’s headquarters in Busan and officially opened on 15 September. Following the opening ceremony, a memorandum of understanding was signed between KR and Transgas Solution (TGS, chief executive officer Lee...

LR and Methanol Institute launch guidance on methanol bunkering
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LR and Methanol Institute launch guidance on methanol bunkering

As stakeholders across the maritime industry assess future fuel options in support of the International Maritime Organization’s 2030 and 2050 greenhouse gas reduction ambitions, Lloyd’s Register (LR) and the Methanol Institute (MI) have produced a Bunkering Technical Reference on Methanol, which is among the future fuels receiving close attention. The new guidance outlines the procedures...