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Sulfur and Greenhouse Gas reduction a priority - ICS

(Feb 15 2019)

International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) members expressed concern over the looming sulfur and greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction rules at a Board meeting last week.



BIMCO demands IMO GHG study is based on realistic economic growth

(Feb 15 2019)

BIMCO has asked that the Fourth IMO Greenhouse Gas Study (GHG) will not include unrealistically high gross domestic product (GDP) growth projections to predict future transport demand - thus impacting on shipping industry emissions.



Advice on dealing with low sulfur cap

(Feb 15 2019)

Cost implications of meeting the IMO’s 2020 low sulfur cap are difficult to predict and there is no shortage of opinions in the market.



Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions reporting application

(Feb 15 2019)

Bureau Veritas (BV) has released ‘Phase 2’ of My Fuel Consumption (MFC), an online tool to facilitate compliance with fuel consumption regulations.



Sentinel latest to plan US oil export terminal

(Feb 15 2019)

Sentinel Midstream has become the latest to join the race to build a crude export terminal off the US Gulf Coast.



NAT gains new capital structure

(Feb 15 2019)

Nordic American Tankers (NAT) has signed a five-year $306 mill senior secured credit agreement arranged by CSG Investments and funded by Beal Bank of Dallas, Texas.



Bahri clarifies misinformation

(Feb 15 2019)

Bahri has confirmed that the VLCC ‘Abqaiq’ is sailing in ballast from the Red Sea to pick up a cargo from Jose Terminal in Venezuela for one of its regular Indian charterers.



More on Venezuela

(Feb 15 2019)

On 26th January, Washington imposed tough sanctions against Venezuela’s state-owned oil company PDVSA.



MOL Chemical Tankers and Den Hartogh team up

(Feb 15 2019)

Singapore-based MOL Chemical Tankers (MOLCT) and Den Hartogh Logistics of the Netherlands have announced a strategic alliance.



Markets - Recycling - Hope of a firming market

(Feb 15 2019)

After an extended period of withering optimism, last week, several sales at strangely high numbers appeared to suggest that certain cash buyers were confident of a return to a firming market.



Markets - A softer tone all round

(Feb 15 2019)

Rates kept moving south in the crude carriers market last week, as Chinese holidays impacting demand in the Middle East, brokers reported.



Exalto Emirates adds anti drone system to its portfolio

(Feb 15 2019)

Martek Anti Drone Systems (MADS) has signed a strategic partnership in the Middle East with Exalto Emirates.



ISWAN helps Teekay’s crew

(Feb 15 2019)

Last month, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) launched a new helpline on behalf of Teekay Shipping Co.



Marlins ties up with UK P&I Club

(Feb 15 2019)

Marlins, V.Group’s maritime English language testing, recruitment and elearning solutions for seafarers, has teamed up with the UK P&I Club to promote a range of elearning courses aimed at improving seafarers’ physical and mental health.



Schulte Group acquires TecHullClean stake

(Feb 15 2019)

Hamburg-based Schulte Group has acquired a majority share in TecHullClean Limited (THC), a Singapore registered underwater inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM).




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