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Fuel & Lubricants

Oil system maintenance is the key to clean diesel
C. C. Jensen writes for WF&A on the importance of ‘clean diesel’. 01 Oct 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Aviation fuel from aquaculture
Construction has started on an integrated seawater, energy and agriculture facility at Masdar City, Abu Dhabi. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Research vessel switches to biofuel
Finnish marine research vessel Aranda is switching over to domestic biofuel made from food industry by-products, such as used vegetable oils and fish guts, which will significantly reduce the vessel’s carbon load. 03 Apr 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fuel savings for Peruvian company
Broquet International Ltd. Has received an order to supply fuel saving devices for installation on the main and auxiliary engines of over 60 trawlers in the Tecnologica de Alimentos SA (TASA) fleet, a major fishing company based in Lima, Peru. 15 Jan 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
See glycerine fuel in action at Seawork
The world’s first marine engine to be run using the exceptionally clean fuel of glycerine will be on display at Seawork International, in Southampton, UK, in June. 28 May 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Glycerol show promise as a marine fuel
One solution to combat the challenge of rising fuel costs, tightening emissions regulations and managing pollution risk may be the use of glycerol (glycerine) as a fuel for marine diesel engines. 13 Nov 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Wärtsilä launches new long life seal ring
Wärtsilä has launched its new Bio Seal RingTM product for maritime stern tube seal applications. 15 Oct 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sludge handling almost eliminated
At DanFish International, C.C.Jensen A/S will present its latest solution in oil filtration for the fishing fleet - a filter that eliminates the sludge problem in lube and diesel oils and reduces the need for oil change. 16 Sep 2013 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Producing renewable diesel from fish waste
Neste Oil has started producing NExBTL renewable diesel from waste fat sourced from the fish processing industry at its Singapore refinery. 20 Jun 2012 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EnSolve Biosystems awarded grant for SOx scrubber technology
EnSolve Biosystems has been awarded a grant to develop a prototype treatment device for the removal of hydrocarbons from sulfur oxide (SOx) scrubber treatment systems. 04 Apr 2012 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Biodiesel company to develop algae farm
World Health Energy Holdings, Inc. has signed a Letter of Intent with Prime Inc. India to develop a biodiesel production facility of up to 250 acres, with a budget of up to $100m. 04 Jan 2012 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
The positive bottom line on aftermarket fuel additives
Focus on the environment, sustainability and efficiency is ever present and pervasive in today’s business discussions, writes Abigail Shearer Robinson. 10 Oct 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fuel treatment systems at DanFish
<i>DanFish Stand D722</i>: Gehus Consult will be presenting the MAHLE Industrial Filtration fuel treatment system at DanFish. 08 Sep 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Wärtsilä and Versa Power agree to develop fuel cell technology
Wärtsilä and Versa Power Systems (VPS) have announced a cooperative agreement to develop and integrate Versa Power's SOFC technology into Wärtsilä products. 22 Jun 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
ExxonMobil introduces Mobilgear SHC MT 68
ExxonMobil Marine Lubricants has announced the introduction of Mobilgear SHC MT 68, a fully synthetic extreme pressure (EP) marine gear oil formulated to optimise the performance of equipment operating under extreme conditions. 12 Apr 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo continue HERCULES project
Marine engine manufacturers MAN Diesel & Turbo and Wärtsilä Corporation have agreed to pursue a large joint research project, the HERCULES-C project, as a continuation of the HERCULES programmes for the research and development of marine engine technology. 05 Jan 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Chemoil buys OceanConnect Marine for $25 million
Singapore-listed marine fuel supplier Chemoil has acquired OceanConnect Holding's marine fuel business for approximately $25 million. 05 Jan 2011 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Biolubes ‘help you save money and be green’
Throughout its 180-year history, Vickers Oils has led the way in the development of marine lubricants and has long associations with the fishing industry. Vickers Neox range of stern tube lubricants were for many decades the standard products in the UK fishing industry and are still used today. 19 Nov 2010 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Norwegian vessel cuts engine oil consumption by more than 50%
Just 18 months after delivery from the shipyard where she was built, M/V Krossfjord, a Norwegian fishing vessel that operates in the North Atlantic, began experiencing radically increased fuel consumption due to lacquer formations in the engine’s cylinder liners. 23 Apr 2010 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EnSolve launches compact PetroLiminator® oil water separator system
EnSolve Biosystems has successfully completed and passed the MEPC 107(49) certification tests for its new compact PetroLiminator 200M (PL 200M) Oil Water Separator (OWS) system. 26 Mar 2010 - World Fishing & Aquaculture