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South Africa faces the challenge of COVID-19

South African Ports remain open despite lockdown… Read more…

Waiting for the storm to pass

IBIA Asia is looking for positives and has good news about its training courses Time has really flow… Read more…

Mixed views on COVID-19 impact on bunker demand

Is bunker demand falling as a result of the coronavirus pandemic? The answer to that question depend… Read more…

COVID-19: The human element

Measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 has caused distressing problems for seafarers as crew cha… Read more…

Sampling and volume measurements during COVID-19 restrictions

How do you manage witnessing of tank sounding, sampling and exchange of appropriately labelled sampl… Read more…

Time ripe for electronic BDNs and other digital bunkering documentation

Social distancing precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 has boosted interest in fully electr… Read more…

How to avoid IMO 2020 fuel problems

The implementation of the 0.50% sulphur limit has gone smoother than many had anticipated, but stake… Read more…

5-year anniversary for methanol-fuelled ferry as IMO guidelines are ready for approval

Stena Germanica, the first ship in the world to run on methanol as a marine fuel, has recorded five … Read more…