Speaking to Seatrade Maritime Marintec China 2019 recently, Viktor Zhurasky, ceo of Lukoil Marine Lubricants, explained how he sees the operational landscape for shipowners and managers changing with the coming into force of IMO 2020 and the...
Total Lubmarine has received approval from MAN Energy Solutions (MAN-ES) for lubricants designed to work with very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) used to comply with IMO 2020.
It’s been one of the most hotly debated questions of the last 18 – 24 months in shipping – whether or not to invest in scrubbers to comply with the IMO 2020 global low sulphur cap for marine fuel.
With the start of IMO 2020 just weeks away issues of fuel compatibility with the greater use of very low sulphur fuels were highlighted at a seminar by the UAE Branch of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST).
Monjasa announced it is establishing a new supply area in Houston to match supply and demand for many of its global customers.
The port of Rotterdam has shared that sales of its very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) are generating increasing interest ahead of IMO 2020 with half of November sales being the 0.5% sulphur grade.