Monday, July 16, 2018

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode

The technology group Wärtsilä announces another milestone achievement with regard to its Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. The 34DF engine has been awarded the USA...

Supporting sulphur 2020 consistent implementation

An IMO working group is meeting (9-13 July)  to develop guidelines to support the consistent implementation of the 0.50% limit for the sulphur content...

Damen embarks on Danish full electric public transport project for Arriva

Damen Shipyards Group recently signed a contract with leading multinational public transport company Arriva Danmark for five fully-electric ferries, known as the Damen Ferry...

JERA and EDF Trading to Form an LNG Optimisation and Trading Joint Venture

JERA Co., Inc ("JERA") and EDF Trading Limited ("EDFT") are pleased to announce the signing of binding agreements to form an LNG optimisation and...

Dirty Tankers: OPEC Boosts Crude Oil Output but Excess Tonnage Remains

Freight rates have risen over the last quarter on VLCCs and Suezmaxes. However, there have been supply-side shocks which threaten to reduce tonne-mile demand...

GOTHENBURG PORT AUTHORITY EXTENDS AND RENEWS PORT TARIFF ENVIRONMENT DISCOUNTS

In 2015, the Port of Gothenburg introduced an environmental discount on the port tariff in an effort to increase the number of calls by...
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IMO releases Circular MEPC 1/Circ. 877 to Member States for the use of ε-ORB...

The IMO, in accordance with the provisions of Article 11 of MARPOL, has circulated details of the Liberian Government’s letter confirming that it has...

Continuing Investment In LNG As A Marine Fuel Critical To Meeting Air Quality &...

SEALNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today reiterated how critical...

Thordon Thorplas-Blue Reduces Operating Costs, Creates Safer Environment

The grease-free ThorPlas-Blue bearings Thordon supplied and installed to a Mississippi River line haul boat recently have helped reduce the vessel’s operating costs while...

DHT Holdings Announces Agreement to Install Scrubbers on 12 VLCCs

DHT Holdings, Inc. on Tuesday announced that it has entered into agreements to install exhaust gas cleaning systems, also known as scrubbers, on twelve...