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Bunker

A large container on a ship used to hold fuel. See also: Bunker adjustment factor.
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The Tuas upgrade plan, known as Next-Generation Port (NGP) 2030, has scheduled 2017 for the unveiling of an LNG bunkering pilot programme there.
Captain AlHayyas, special projects manager, DMCA, said: "In light of the Marpol Annex IV changes that come into force on January 1, 2012 there is an urgent need to establish a unified bunkering standard in the UAE.
Due to the comparable amount of shipping activities at each location, it is worth assessing the competitiveness of the ports of Singapore and Shanghai as bunkering hubs based on current activities in their bunkering industries, as well as projections of bunkering activities at both ports.
A new back tee challenges the opening shot and new bunkering features on the left side of the fairway, at 303 yards, and also set into the left side of the green.
The two Japanese-owned companies Wired Bunkering Pte.
Legends runs through streams and oak woodlands and is distinguished by several elevation changes and a more-classic style of bunkering with some severe banking.
In addition, Aruba Bunkering provides on- and off-shore fuel oil bunkering.
The LNG bunkering vessel under construction will be chartered by the joint venture LNG bunkering company created by ENGIE, Mitsubishi and NYK Line for commercial operations.
The status of LNG bunkering infrastructure facilities has also been included in this report to offer a better overview of the evolving LNG bunkering destinations.
The bunkering standard is to ensure that the correct quantity is delivered safely in an environmentally sustainable manner and that quality and efficiency are rewarded.
Ports that are strategically located along major transit routes have emerged as prime bunkering destinations.
Liquiline Europe AS declared that it has been awarded a contract for designing, constructing and commissioning of an LNG ship bunkering terminal for Fjord Line AS in Denmark.