Bunker figures 2018 at Port of Rotterdam: less fuel oil, much more LNG and Timetobunker App

Bunker figures 2018 at Port of Rotterdam: less fuel oil, much more LNG and Timetobunker App

In 2018, the sale of bunker oil - fuel for shipping - in the Rotterdam bunker port decreased from 9.9 million m3 to 9.5 million m3. The decrease can almost entirely be ascribed to the decline in sales of heavy fuel oil …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Curious
Euronav sells LR1 Genmar Compatriot

Euronav sells LR1 Genmar Compatriot

Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (Euronav) announces that the Company has sold the LR1 Genmar Compatriot (2004 – 72,768 dwt) for USD 6.75 million. The vessel will be delivered to her new owners in the …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream Announces New Deepwater Crude Oil Export Facility

Sentinel Midstream has announced its planned development of Texas GulfLink, a proposed Deepwater Crude Oil Export Terminal, located near Freeport, Texas. The completed facility will be capable of fully loading Very Large …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Curious
Bahri Clarifies Misinformation About One Of Its Vessel’s Voyage To Venezuela For Loading

Bahri Clarifies Misinformation About One Of Its Vessel’s Voyage To Venezuela For Loading

Bahri, the national shipping company of Saudi Arabia, clarifies that its oil tanker Abqaiq ‎is in ballast condition with no cargo onboard and on her way from the Red Sea to pick up a cargo from the ‎Port of Jose …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Singapore-flagged vessel released after being seized off Cameroon

Singapore-flagged vessel released after being seized off Cameroon

A Singapore-flagged oil tanker, which was reported to have been seized by private militiamen in Cameroon last week, has been released. Caption: Crude oil tanker Barents Sea - Image courtesy of Aart van …
Feb 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

The PETROBAY barge will serve ships in the Strait of Gibraltar together with a second company tanker, the SPABUNKER CUARENTA Belonging to the fleet of Boluda Tankers, the Boluda Maritime Corporation division responsible …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Euronav sells Suezmax Felicity for offshore project

Euronav sells Suezmax Felicity for offshore project

Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (Euronav) announced earlier today that the Company has sold the Suezmax vessel Felicity (2009 – 157,667 dwt) to a global supplier and operator of offshore floating …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Two seriously injured in oil tanker fire off the Larnaca coast

Two seriously injured in oil tanker fire off the Larnaca coast

The oil tanker Athlos caught fire off the Larnaca coast at around 9.30am on Saturday, injuring two crew members who were rushed to Nicosia general hospital suffering from serious burns. Three other members of the total …
Dec 31, 2018 /  Accidents
Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, Tuesday (Dec 11), it has safely completed the first co-loading of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Propylene onto the same vessel, which was docked in Ruwais, the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
BW Offshore: First oil cargo offloaded from BW Adolo FPSO

BW Offshore: First oil cargo offloaded from BW Adolo FPSO

BW Offshore announced earlier today that the first cargo of oil was successfully offloaded from the BW Adolo FPSO on 2 December. A total of 550,000 bbls of oil were transferred from the FPSO to a tanker which will …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels