ICTSI flagship gets eco-friendly RTGs

International Container Terminal Services’s (ICTSI) Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) recently received four of 16 new hybrid rubber-tired gantries (RTG) as part of the company’s long-term investment in capacity enhancement and environmental efficiency. A first […]

Marine bunkers: South Africa has three coastal refineries

Will South Africa be ready for 2020?

South Africa is the only country in southern African that produces bunker fuel oil (BFO), although questions remain over how it will implement the International Maritime Organization’s sulphur cap that comes into force in 2020. […]

Cutter suction dredger Spartacus. Credit: DEME

DEME chooses LNG over scrubbers

Dredging and marine engineering company DEME has decided that its newbuildings will have dual-fuel engines and run liquefied natural gas (LNG) where possible and on marine diesel oil when LNG is not available. The announcement […]

Singapore is extending the use of mass flow meters to distillates bunker fuel. Credit: Malte Schwarz

Bunkering hub Singapore readies itself for 2020

Singapore, the world’s top bunkering hub, has announced several initiatives to ready itself for the International Maritime Organization’s upcoming global sulphur cap on marine fuels. At the Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition (SIBCON) held […]