UAE-based Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Co (BPGIC) has unveiled a plan to build a 250,000-barrels per day (bpd) capacity refinery to produce IMO 2020-compliant bunker fuel in Fujairah.

Trident, part of Wärtsilä Corporation, is expanding its underwater-related servicing capabilities with the opening of a new diving centre facility in Fujairah, UAE.

UAE-based GP Global will make 0.5% sulphur content bunker fuel available from April this year to major ports including Fujairah, Singapore and the ARA region, in response to the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation.

The UAE port of Fujairah has made 0.5% low sulphur bunker fuel available this month, well ahead of the IMO 2020 global fuel sulphur cap.

Seafarers wanting to embark/disembark in the Port of Fujairah, UAE will now require a 96-hour in advance online visa.

Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) is a seeking a partnership with the Port of Fuijarah and businesses in the area.

Kuwait Oil Tanker Co (KOTC) has awarded a ship husbandry contract to GAC Fujairah for Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore anchorage.

Abu Dhabi Ports (ADP) has signed a 35-year concession agreement to develop, manage and operate Fujairah Port, to which end a new ADP subsidiary called Fujairah Terminals has been set up, complementing the group’s existing services at Khalifa Port and Zayed Port.

The Al Khattiya LNG carrier that was damaged in a collision earlier last week week remains in Fujairah and must have a “residual” amount of LNG removed before it can be repaired. 

Port of Fujairah has implemented new regulations that could mean vessels are delayed from leaving the port in the event that crew have to seek medical assistance on land.

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