EUROPE: Grimaldi orders MAN B&W engines for hybrid Ro-Ros
MAN Energy Solutions has won an order from Grimaldi to supply 18 main engines for nine Ro-Ro vessels that will be operating in the Mediterranean Sea.
GLOBAL: Wilhelmsen and Hitachi High-Tech partner on sulphur testing
The companies have signed an agreement which will see Wilhelmsen supply Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science’s handheld XRF analysers to the maritime market.
MIDDLE EAST: Saudi Aramco and SUMED ink storage deal
Saudi Aramco’s trading arm, Aramco Trading Company, has signed a deal with Egypt’s SUMED to provide 222,000 cubic metres of gasoil storage capacity in Sidi Kerir.
MIDDLE EAST: Dan-Bunkering promotes Dubai-based trader
Søren Emil Dam took up his new role as bunker trader and team leader at Dan-Bunkering (Middle East) DMCC on 1 February.
GLOBAL: Tanker company seeking $1 million in damages from Bomin over alleged off-spec fuel
Blue Fin Tankers, which is part of the Heidmar tanker pool, claims the marine fuel supplier delivered bunkers ‘that it knew were off-spec and not suitable for use’.
EUROPE: German LNG Terminal inks long-term capacity agreement
The gas infrastructure company consisting of N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie, Oiltanking GmbH and Vopak LNG Holding B.V, says an unnamed global LNG player has committed for a ‘substantial part’ of the proposed terminal’s capacity.