Friday, January 25, 2019
Maritime News

Ocean Bunkering Tops 2018 List of Singapore’s Largest Marine Fuel Suppliers

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Singapore-based Ocean Bunkering Services (OBS) Pte Ltd topped the 2018 list of largest marine fuel suppliers operating in the world’s biggest ship...

January 25, 2019
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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Maritime News

Singapore 2018 Bunker Volumes Dip, Outlook for this Year Uncertain

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 15 (Reuters) – Sales of marine fuels in Singapore, the world’s biggest ship fuelling port by volume, totalled 49.8 million tonnes in 2018, down 2...

January 15, 2019
Total Views: 15

Thursday, January 3, 2019
ships at anchor
Maritime News

Singapore 2018 Fuel Oil Trade Volumes Nearly Halved as IMO 2020 Looms

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 3 (Reuters) – High-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) volumes traded in S&P Global Platts’ Singapore price assessment process were nearly halved in 2018 from the previous year,...

January 3, 2019
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Friday, November 30, 2018
ship anchorage
Maritime News

Singapore to Ban ‘Wash Water’ Discharges from Open-Loop Scrubber Systems from 2020

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) will ban the discharge of “wash water” used in ships to scrub engine exhaust from Jan. 1, 2020,...

November 30, 2018
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Wednesday, October 3, 2018
ships at anchor
Maritime News

Singapore Bunkering Hub Ready for IMO 2020, Transport Minister Says

SINGAPORE, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Singapore authorities are taking measures to ensure the availability of low-sulphur marine fuels ahead of upcoming emissions regulations in 2020, Singapore’s Senior Minister of State...

October 3, 2018
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018
containership ship bunkering
Maritime News

UAE Inquiries for Marine Fuel Spike Amid Tainted Singapore Bunkers

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, July 31 (Reuters) – Inquiries for marine fuel supplies in the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Fujairah oil hub have spiked as shippers try to avoid loading tainted...

July 31, 2018
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Monday, July 16, 2018

Singapore Port Authority Strips Pegasus Maritime of Operator License

SINGAPORE, July 16 (Reuters) – Marine fuel services provider Pegasus Maritime (Singapore) Pte Ltd has lost its licence to operate bunker crafts in the port of Singapore effective July 16,...

July 16, 2018
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Maritime News

Total and Pavilion Energy Agreement Seeks to Set Up LNG Bunkering in Singapore

Total and Singapore-based Pavilion Energy have signed a Heads of Agreement to jointly develop a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker fuel supply chain in the port of Singapore. The agreement...

June 26, 2018
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Friday, April 27, 2018
Ships at anchor off Singapore.

Singapore Extends Compulsory Use of Flow Meters to Distillate Barges

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, April 27 (Reuters) – Singapore will extend the mandatory use of mass-flow-meters to bunker barges delivering distillate fuels to large ships, the port authority said on Friday,...

April 27, 2018
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
Ship-to-ship bunkering off Singapore.
Maritime News

Singapore to Announce Mandatory Flow Meters for Bunkering Vessels -Source

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, April 26 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) is set to announce it is making use of mass-flow-meters (MFM) mandatory onboard marine gasoil barges used...

April 26, 2018
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Singapore Awards $1.1 Billion Contract for Phase 2 of Tuas Mega-Port Project

By Aradhana Aravindan and Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE, April 25 (Reuters) – Singapore on Wednesday announced a $1.1 billion plan to expand and modernise its port, the world’s second-biggest, but which...

April 25, 2018
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Singapore Bunker Fuel Market Rallies on Tight Supplies, Quality Issues

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, April 25 (Reuters) – The Singapore fuel oil market has rallied this week as inventories have dropped at the same time that some supplies in the...

April 25, 2018
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
tankers collide off Singapore

Butane Leaks After Very Large Gas Carrier and Tanker Collide Singapore -AIS Replay

By Roslan Khasawneh and Seng Li Peng SINGAPORE, April 17 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) said it is investigating a collision between two tankers in Singapore waters...

April 17, 2018
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Monday, April 9, 2018

Keppel to Build Singapore’s First LNG-Powered Bunker Tanker

Singapore shipbuilder Keppel Offshore & Marine has announced that a subsidiary has secured a contract to build Singapore’s first dual-fuel bunker tanker to be powered by liquefied natural gas. A...

April 9, 2018
Total Views: 7

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Pavilion Energy Imports First LNG Cargo for Use in Singapore

by Dan Murtaugh and Klaus Wille (Bloomberg) Singapore’s state-owned natural gas importer brought in its first cargo of a super-chilled form of the fuel for domestic use. Pavilion Energy Pte,...

April 8, 2018
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Friday, February 23, 2018
offshore supply vessel

Haunted by Oil Slump, Singapore’s Otto Marine Buckles Under Debt

By Andrea Tan and David Yong (Bloomberg) — A Singapore shipping company rescued by its chairman just over a year ago faces collapse unless the courts step in, a sign...

February 23, 2018
Total Views: 21

Thursday, February 8, 2018
tankers at anchor
Maritime News

Two Brightoil Employees Charged in Singapore Bunker Fuel Theft

SINGAPORE, Feb 8 (Reuters) – Two employees of Brightoil Petroleum (Singapore) Pte Ltd were charged in court in the city-state this week for their alleged involvement in the theft of...

February 8, 2018
Total Views: 19

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Singapore Arrests Former Keppel Execs in Brazil Bribery Probe

SINGAPORE, Feb 2 (Reuters) – Several former executives of Keppel Corp have been arrested by Singaporean authorities in a probe related to charges its rig-building unit bribed Brazilian officials, Singapore’s...

February 1, 2018
Total Views: 3

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Maritime News

The Tankship Triangle: Southeast Asia’s Illegal Oil Market

by Henning Gloystein (Reuters) – An alleged oil heist in Singapore that has already led to 20 arrests, the seizure of at least one tanker and allegations that thieves siphoned thousands...

January 18, 2018
Total Views: 23

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Maritime News

Singapore Uncovers Large Oil Heist at Shell’s Biggest Refinery

By John Geddie and Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE, Jan 9 (Reuters) – Eleven men were charged in a Singapore court on Tuesday in connection with a large-scale oil theft at Shell’s...

January 9, 2018
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