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Consortium kicks off project to capture carbon emissions onboard oil tanker

Reuters 05 Oct 2022
SINGAPORE, Oct 5 (Reuters) - A consortium made up of global energy and shipping organisations announced on Wednesday that they will start a project to build and test a carbon capture system onboard an oil tanker for the next two years. The project onboard a medium-range tanker ...
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U.S. imports of Kazakh crude tumble after Russia's Ukraine invasion

Reuters 05 Oct 2022
The decline highlights the changing oil flows since Russia's invasion of Ukraine ... Traders initially this year shunned CPC oil out of fear that loadings from Russia's Novorossiysk port might be barred ... authorities in June allowed an oil tanker traveling from Russia to New Orleans to unload after checking whether the cargo was Russian.
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Singapore focuses on bunkering transformation

SAFETY4SEA 05 Oct 2022
What is more, MPA is leading the multi-agency Joint Oil Spill Exercise (JOSE) 2022 on 7 October to test and demonstrate Singapore’s operational readiness to respond to a simulated oil spill incident resulting from a “collision” between a tanker and a bulk carrier near the Raffles Reserved Anchorage.
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Portugal's Navalrocha Shipyard Shows Strongest Performance Since 2017

The Maritime Executive 05 Oct 2022
Moving through the year, the Italian-flagged Bice Amoretti oil/chemical tanker, owned by the Amoretti Armatori Group, visited for a 16-day reclassification, involving mechanical and propulsion work, a main engine overhaul and BWTS installation.
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Top Source Of Ocean Oil Pollution Isn’t The Leaky Tanker, Pipeline Or Offshore Rig—It’s Your Car

Forbes 05 Oct 2022
All the oil spilled by leaky oil tankers, broken pipelines and toppled drilling platforms—including the Deepwater Horizon—is dwarfed by the amount that washes into the sea from land-based sources, primarily motor vehicles ... .
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ANALYSIS: Oil price cap could prevent spike

The Facts 05 Oct 2022
Oil as an economic engine ... Squeezing Russian oil profits ... Based on my research, I believe that not many buyers will continue to do business with Russia when most seaports, ocean shipping lanes and oil tankers are off-limits to Russian oil because of the terms stipulated in the European Union’s sixth sanctions package.
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A Cap on Russian Oil Prices Would Let Sanctions Work With Global Trade

The Maritime Executive 05 Oct 2022
Oil as an economic engine ... Squeezing Russian oil profits ... Based on my research, I believe that not many buyers will continue to do business with Russia when most seaports, ocean shipping lanes and oil tankers are off-limits to Russian oil because of the terms stipulated in the European Union’s sixth sanctions package.
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3 soldiers killed in oil tankers attack in Yemen's Shabwa

China.dot.org 04 Oct 2022
4 (Xinhua) -- At least three soldiers were killed and five others injured in an attack launched by unknown gunmen against crude oil tankers in the country's southeastern province of Shabwa on Tuesday, a military official told Xinhua.
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Six Extinction Rebellion activists including Olympic gold medal-winning canoeist Etienne Scott 'tampered with brakes of ...

The Daily Mail 04 Oct 2022
Six Extinction Rebellion activists including an Olympic gold medal-winning canoeist appeared in court today accused of tampering with an oil tanker during a protest ... Extinction Rebellion protesters climbed onto a Shell oil tanker during the protest in London.
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Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Oct. 4

China.dot.org 04 Oct 2022
ADEN, Yemen -- At least three soldiers were killed and five others injured in an attack launched by unknown gunmen against crude oil tankers in the country's southeastern province of Shabwa on Tuesday, a military official told Xinhua ... (Yemen-Oil Tanker Attack-Casualties).
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Safeen Group signs fuel oil transport, storage agreement with Amaan Baghdad

Arab News 04 Oct 2022
Working with Amaan Baghdad Company, Safeen Feeders will transport fuel oil from terminals in Port of Khor Al-Zubair and Umm Qasr South Port to Iraqi territorial waters using the MR tanker. The fuel oil will then be transferred and stored on the VLCCs, which will serve as floating fuel tanks with monthly delivery capacity of 750,000 tons.
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EU May Exempt Pilotage Services From Russian Oil Ban

The Maritime Executive 04 Oct 2022
EU in Consultation to Exempt Maritime Pilot Services from Russia Oil Ban. As the European Union (EU) gears up for a ban on Russian oil imports beginning this December, a proposal has been made to exempt maritime pilot services to ensure safety ... Most of the oil shipments from Russia’s Baltic Sea ports pass through Danish straits.
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Tanker owners may have seen peak VLCC volumes on eve of Opec meeting

Tradewinds 04 Oct 2022
Tanker market observers are turning their eyes toward Wednesday’s Opec ...
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Venezuela’s oil exports in Sept boosted by sales to China, swaps with Iran

FX Empire 04 Oct 2022
HOUSTON (Reuters) – More shipments to Asia through intermediaries and growing cargo swaps with Iran drove Venezuela’s oil exports in September to their third highest level this year, internal documents and tanker tracking data showed ... Much of the oil was acquired and resold by companies with no track record in crude trading.
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Environmental Protection Engineering Signs Contract with EMSA

The Maritime Executive 04 Oct 2022
A fully refurbished high-spec oil spill response vessel for the Aegean Sea has now entered service under a four-year contract with the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) ... The tanker has onboard capacity of 4,486 m3 for recovered oil and is equipped with two systems for the mechanical recovery of oil.

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