MWG Sponsors & Supporters
PENINSULA PETROLEUM GROUP
Peninsula Petroleum Group (PPG) was established in 1996 and is today the largest independent, global physical supplier and reseller of marine fuels and lubricants, with annual sales approaching 15 million metric tonnes.
From inception in Gibraltar, Peninsula Petroleum has today developed into a leading integrated bunker supplier with a presence throughout the supply chain; from cargo sourcing, storage, blending and logistics, all the way through to final delivery. Peninsula’s fully integrated platform is unique in the industry and is a key strength for its customers, who trust PPG as a reliable supplier with a 23-year track record of delivery.
Peninsula Petroleum is currently a physical supplier in 15 ports worldwide and an active reseller in a further 500. With offices in 18 different locations, and representation in all of the world’s key shipping, energy and trade finance centres, PPG is a truly global business. The group is justifiably proud of its Gibraltar roots and the Strait remains a key strategic hub for Peninsula as it continues to forge its conservative, international expansion strategy.
GIB OIL LTD
Gib Oil® provides quality fuel products and services for marine, aviation, and land-based industrial and retail customers in Gibraltar, and we are an authorised distributor for Shell® lubricants in Gibraltar.
Gib Oil is a wholly-owned subsidiary of World Fuel Services Corporation, a global leader in fuel logistics, specialising in the marketing, sale and distribution of marine, aviation, and land fuel products and related services. In 2010, World Fuel Services acquired Shell’s® operations in Gibraltar, and Gib Oil became an authorised distributor for Shell lubricants in Gibraltar.
HASSANS INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM
Hassans International Law Firm is the largest firm in Gibraltar, offering a broad range of legal services to clients both locally and throughout the world.
Established in 1939 by Sir Joshua Hassan, the firm has grown in size and standing to become one of the world’s leading law firms, comprising the largest number of top-ranked lawyers in Gibraltar.
Our team of Gibraltar lawyers possess a wide range of legal expertise, including corporate & commercial law, M&A, litigation, property law, maritime law and ship registration, funds, trust management, tax law and FinTech.
Alfaship is an independent ship agency located in Gibraltar and Spain, founded in the year 1988. Since those days, the company grew to a market leader with own offices in 10 major ports.
From the very beginning the agency activities were focused on the tramp market, and today, Alfaship is a well-known brand standing for high end expertise and professionalism in the attendance of dry and liquid bulk cargoes. In the recent years, our service range was extended to marine chartering field, customs brokerage, logistics operator and the specialization as offshore agent.
We are members of BIMCO, IBIA, FOSFA International, MEDCRUISE, and quality certified by ISO 9001, 14001, OHSAS 18001 and TRACE.
Alfaship Gibraltar is specialized in delivering 24/7 taylored services.
Speed, expertise and efficiency characterize our team and make us proud leaders in the bunkering market.
Optimising ships' turnaround in port, we save you time and costs.
GAC Bunker Fuels Limited
GAC Bunker Fuels Limited (GBFL) is your go-to fuel and gasoil specialist and the only global trading house with an office in Egypt. The only bunkering company with integrated ISO 9001, 14001 and 45001 certifications for bunker procurement process, GBFL has a proven track record in delivering quality bunker fuels for over 30 years. We are also TRACE certified.
Powered by GAC Group, one of the world’s largest providers of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, GBFL focuses on establishing long-term relationships with our customers and helping them to reduce bunkering operations-related risks and costs. We can undertake:
- ISO-approved supplier vetting
- Utilise economies of scale in procurement for cost-effective prices
- Voyage plans for your fleet
- Coordinate with GAC agency and logistics teams to streamline procurement and minimise downtime
GBFL is committed to being net carbon zero by 2030. Contact us about alternative fuels such as biofuel and LNG, globally.
With a heritage reaching back 150 years, Ince is a dynamic international legal and professional services firm, with offices in nine countries across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. With over 500 people, including over 100 partners worldwide, Ince provides legal advice and strategic guidance to clients ranging from the world’s oldest and biggest businesses operating across numerous industries to ultra-high net worth individuals.
About The Ince Group plc
The Ince Group is a dynamic international legal and professional services business with offices in nine countries across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. With over 900 people, including over 100 partners worldwide, The Ince Group delivers legal advice, strategic guidance and business solutions to clients ranging from the world’s oldest and biggest businesses operating across numerous industries to ultra-high net worth individuals. Through its entrepreneurial culture and “one firm” approach, the business offers its clients over 150 years of experience, insight and relationships. The Group is driven by a unique team of passionate people whose broad expertise and deep sector specialisms provide their clients with solutions to all their complex legal and strategic needs.
As a ship owner, operator or ship cargo stakeholder, your ability to run a profitable business is constantly being challenged by quality, quantity, reliability, and performance issues. Intertek Lintec is the shipping community’s gateway to Intertek’s global network of state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and industry-leading technical Total Quality Assurance, helping to reduce and avoid costly delays, repairs, losses and other risks to your shipping business and operations.
VERITAS PETROLEUM SERVICES
We were the pioneers of marine fuel testing in 1981, plus bunker quantity surveys in 1987 and very quickly became established as a world-leading partner to the maritime industry. Before the International Marine Fuel Testing Standard, ISO8217, was introduced in 1987, we were already global-leaders in marine fuel quality testing and 40 years on, remain so to this day.
From the introduction of IMO MARPOL Annex VI in 2005, environmental legislation aimed at reducing SOx, NOx and Particulate-Matter emissions, has driven many developments in marine fuels and lubricants, with our innovations providing valued-solutions to the world’s shipping fleet.
To achieve a sustainable shipping industry, attention is now focused on reducing CO2 and Green-House-Gas emissions over the next 30 years and we are at the forefront in fuel and oil advisory testing services supporting the maritime sector to achieve these goals.
GIBRALTAR PORT OPERATORS ASSOCIATION (GPOA)
The GPOA is comprised of various companies which cater for all services on offer at the port of Gibraltar, focused on achieving its goals and objectives; ensuring that all its members abide by good work ethics and practices with the prime objective being, the continuance of Gibraltar port’s excellent reputation worldwide.
INTERNATIONAL BUNKER INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (IBIA)
The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) is the voice of the global bunker industry and represents all stakeholders across the industry value chain. Our membership includes ship owners/operators, bunker suppliers, traders, brokers, barging companies, storage companies, surveyors, port authorities, credit reporting companies, lawyers, P&I clubs, equipment manufacturers, shipping journalists and marine consultants. Today we have members in more than 80 countries.
IBIA represents the industry at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) as a consultative non-governmental organisation. IBIA was represented on the Expert Panel in 2007 which reported to IMO about the implications of proposed revisions to MARPOL Annex VI. IBIA attends all meetings of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) and a number of Sub-Committees.
IBIA has also been granted “liaison status” with the International Standards Organisation (ISO). This enables IBIA to contribute to discussion regarding ISO 8217 and ISO 13739.
INTERNATIONAL SHIP SUPPLIERS & SERVICES ASSOCIATION
MARINE FUELS ALLIANCE
The marine fuels supply industry is changing with increasing pace and diversity, but are the physical suppliers adapting accordingly and sufficiently to meet the expectations of their key stakeholders?
The Marine Fuels Alliance (MFA) sets out to address the significant and complex range of issues that bunker suppliers face in the coming years. The MFA endeavours to develop a unique network between the global regions, to ensure its members are able to achieve their potential with access to resources in a new and more efficient way.
The MFA is here to provide the structure and with that, the confidence to engage together and develop new business. In doing so, the intention is to connect, support and promote in new markets in a new way.
In times of conflict or peace, the Royal Navy is key to the prosperity of Britain and the stability of the high seas. The Naval Service brings together the men and women of the Royal Navy, the Royal Marines and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.
ACTUALIDAD MARITIMA Y PORTUARIA
Daily Offer of jobs into the maritime, port and logistics sectors. News, Vessels, Companies, Ports, Customs, Events …
Envíenos sus ofertas de trabajo y las publicaremos completamente GRATIS en un medio profesional y especializado.
Send us your job offers and will publish totally FREE in our professional and specialized media.
Bunkerspot is a key source of quality information for all professionals working in the international bunker industry. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive, accurate – and always independent – view of the multi-faceted global marine fuels industry.
The bi-monthly Bunkerspot magazine, launched in February 2004, focuses on the technical, operational, commercial, environmental and legal aspects of bunkering, and also keeps its readers up to speed on innovations and trends in vessel and fuel efficiency technologies. This high profile and well respected publication is written by experienced bunker journalists and a team of top industry experts.
The Bunkerspot website includes a subscription-based real-time news and pricing service, as well as information channels, industry announcements, job moves and updates on conferences, exhibitions and other key events. An annual subscription also gives access to an unrivalled archive of news and features.
HELLENIC SHIPPING NEWS WORLDWIDE
Established in 2006, Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide (www.hellenicshippingnews.com) provides news on shipping and maritime trade, as well as shipbuilding, ports, marine insurance, shipping law, freights and commodities, energy-oil and of course stock markets and the global economy.
This makes it a “one-stop-shop” for everybody interested in shipping and all aspects affecting its course. Furthermore, a free daily newsletter with the most important news is delivered to thousands of listed recipients from more than 165 countries worldwide. Readers include shipping companies, ship owners and operators, ship managers, maritime institutions all over the world, charterers, stock brokers and analysts, investors, as well as virtually any stakeholder involved in the shipping industry.
On a monthly basis, we receive more than 405,000 readers. In terms of most readers per country, they include China, India, Singapore, Greece, USA, UAE, UK, Scandinavia, Turkey and Germany. Our readers come from virtually every aspect of the maritime community, i.e. ship owners primarily, charterers, banking executives, freight and commodity traders and investors.
Relied upon by shipowners, financiers, investors, ship managers, brokers, lawyers and accountants for the past 30 years, Marine Money International is constantly bridging the gap between shipowners and the international capital markets. Our publications, forums, books and other services are driven by a set of common goals: to make you money, save you money and provide you with access to investment opportunities and capital.
"Robban Assafina" is the leading Arabian/English Middle Eastern & North African Maritime Magazine, Website, & Smart Phones’ application, specialized in Shipping, Ships, Offshore & Marine Technology.
With 6 issues/year and more than 10k website visitors/month, “Robban Assafina” will continue serving and covering the latest maritime news, innovations, regulations, and events.
Published in Lebanon by Oceanic Spark Sarl, with a specialized crew of Maritime Experts, Masters & Engineers, who focus directly on shipbuilding, ships, ports, yachts, and everything related to the world of marine navigation, communication and machineries.
ship.energy tracks the maritime sector’s journey towards a decarbonised future. The platform gives shipping industry stakeholders the opportunity to learn more about cleaner marine fuels and propulsion technologies and to take part in the growing debate over how shipping and the bunker sector can actively and fully participate in the marine energy transition to zero emissions.
Published by Petrospot Limited, ship.energy is the go-to information hub for news, longer reads, interviews, and expert comment on new fuels, technologies and vessel efficiency. It also encourages and facilitates dynamic information exchange, allowing shipping and bunkering stakeholders to engage with energy and technology providers through polls, surveys, blogs, podcasts, and online discussions.
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SHIP MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL
THE SHIP SUPPLIER
Worldoils is a company that combines the power of marketing as well as the in-house expertise for the Oil, Gas, Offshore and the Maritime industries. Worldoils' web portal www.worldoils.com has become a truly central platform for visitors who need information regarding oil and gas products and services, research, training, conferences, news and events as well as a popular advertising base for providers of Oil, Gas, Marine and Offshore services. Worldoils has also launched the jobs system and a marketplace.
In the recent months, Worldoils has strengthened its position as a fast developing central place for buying and selling of land rigs, offshore rigs, barge rigs and other oilfield and subsea equipment.
HM GOVERNMENT OF GIBRALTAR
GIBRALTAR PORT AUTHORITY
GIBRALTAR MARITIME ADMINISTRATION
UNIVERSITY OF GIBRALTAR MARITIME ACADEMY
Petrospot is an independent publishing, training and events organisation focused on the maritime, energy and transportation industries.
Based in Oxfordshire, England, Petrospot was established in May 2003 by Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes (Managing Director). He is supported by Lesley Bankes-Hughes (Director of Publishing/Executive Editor) and backed by a highly professional team.
It delivers the highest quality strategic information in the most comprehensive and convenient formats – via magazines, websites and books, or face to face in conferences, exhibitions, seminars and training courses.
Petrospot works very closely with government and industry in many countries and organises some of the biggest, most popular and prestigious shipping and bunkering events in the world. In the marine fuels sector, Petrospot organises events as diverse as: Maritime Week Americas, Maritime Week Africa, Maritime Week Gibraltar, Maritime Week Las Palmas, Portugal Shipping Week, the Middle East Bunkering Convention and ARACON. The Petrospot Academy runs a range of well-respected training courses and in-house training around the world, including the Oxford Bunker Course, BunkerExperience and An Introduction to Shipping. Petrospot also co-owns and runs London International Shipping Week.