MWA Sponsors & Supporters
Bunker One is one of the world’s leading physical suppliers of marine fuels, lubricants, related products and services for vessels worldwide.
Stemming from one of the oldest shipping companies in the world, Bunker One was founded in Denmark more than four decades ago and has rapidly developed into a respected physical supplier. Thanks to our global footprint, we provide supply in any corner of the world covering five regions: North America, South America, Northern Europe, MED and Asia. Bunker One combines physical supply capabilities with an international reselling platform to guarantee optimum supply solutions.
Drive your business forward with Bunker One’s unique local expertise and global coverage. We know the true DNA of the bunker industry fostering long-lasting business relationships based on expert integrity, respect and trust established by our 79 experts in selected ports and a network of offices in 12 locations.
Bunker One. Fuelling Simplicity.
S&P GLOBAL PLATTS
At S&P Global Platts, we provide the market insights so you can make better-informed trading and business decisions. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.
S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.
STAATSOLIE MAATSCHAPPIJ SURINAME N.V.
Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V. is a company established in Suriname, on the Northeast coast of South America. We are passionately on the rise to be a world class organization. Our key activities are exploration, drilling, production, refining, marketing & sales of oil products. Staatsolie is a reliable supplier of MGO and different grades of high-quality fuel oils.
WEST INDIES PETROLEUM LTD
West Indies Petroleum delivers bunker services within Jamaican waters 24 hours a day to all types of vessels by barge at inner anchorage in Kingston harbour and by truck to all other ports of Jamaica. We are currently in the process of purchasing supplementary vessels which will serve the island of Jamaica.
Quality, safety and economic sense are the basics of our organisation. With this as our foundation, West Indies Petroleum has ensured full compliance with all local and international marine specifications and requirements. Our supply agreement with the local refinery Petrojam Ltd, guarantees its customers quantity and quality certification. All products we supply meet the applicable ISO 8217/2010 standards and are in compliance with MARPOL 73/78, Annex VI. All our vessels and ventures are adequately insured and in class.
Most importantly, we strive to offer better service, better quality – accurately, safely and efficiently.
ARTE BUNKERING OÜ
Established in 2010, Arte Bunkering is a global bunker trading house and brokerage firm with offices in Tallinn (Estonia), Hamburg (Germany) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (USA). The company was created on a foundation of extensive and long-standing experience in the marine fuels market. Arte Bunkering serves over 3000 vessels per year worldwide, from yachts and small cruise vessels to tankers, containerships and VLCCs. Originally formed to serve the requirements of customers in the Russian and former USSR ports, the company is now a well-established player in Europe, Middle East, South East Asia and the Americas. Among Arte Bunkering clients are many large blue-chip shipping companies, as well as mid- and small-size owners and operators.
HANWA AMERICA CORP.
Hanwa Co. Ltd is a Japanese integrated trading company and physical bunker supplier in Japan. Registered on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the company has an annual revenue of approximately $16 billion.
Petroleum is one of Hanwa’s main business segments and company employs bunker fuel traders at its head office in Tokyo, as well as at its offices in Singapore, Seoul, London and New York.
The company, which has over 65 offices worldwide, also deals in metals, non-ferrous metals, food, and many other business sectors.
Hanwa has a significant presence in global markets and is also recognised as having one of the largest market shares in the Asian region.
TROPIC OIL COMPANY
Tropic Oil Company is the leading marine fuel and lubricants supplier in the South Florida market covering Miami, Port Everglades, Tampa, West Palm Beach and Port Canaveral. Tropic Oil has a global reputation for high quality and dependable service with over 50 years of experience delivering to some of the world’s most high profile mega-yachts, cruise lines and shipping companies. For more information contact Tropic Oil at email@example.com.
BUREAU VERITAS VERIFUEL
VeriFuel is the Bureau Veritas comprehensive Marine Fuels Management Program designed for the Marine Industry. Backed by the Bureau Veritas network of over 100 port offices and laboratories at strategic locations the team provides residual & distillate marine fuel quality assessment, advisory reports, expert opinion to improve your fuel management, and onboard inspection services including BQS, On-Off Hire Surveys, ROB Surveys and Sludge Surveys.
With a core management team comprised of 6 industry veterans with over 100 years of experience in the marine fuels sector including representation on ISO and CIMAC, VerIFuel offers a unique product line. This includes a paperless environment for preparation and dispatch of samples, immediate posting of global fuel issues, new global dedicated bunker survey platform, and global database of all Bunker Surveys.
Our Dedicated Marine Fuels Laboratories in Atlanta, Singapore, and Athens combined with a procative approach in the dispatch of samples and comprehensive reports have been well recieved by the marine commuinity.
As we approach 2020 VerIfuel will be rolling out new service products to assist the community including a 24/7 emergency testing program taking advantage of our global lab network.
INNOSPEC FUEL SPECIALTIES
Innospec is a global speciality chemicals company focused on bringing innovative new technologies to market combined with fast and responsive service.
We serve a range of industries across the world, bringing our products to customers in markets from oilfields, fuels, refineries and power stations to personal care and aroma chemicals.
Our global team of approximately 1100 employees spans 20 countries, applying their extensive experience and market understanding to customers’ local needs. Integrating our global footprint with local service capability enables us to supply quality products that meet and anticipate changing market dynamics.
PALMDALE OIL COMPANY
BADGES & LANYARDS SPONSOR
KPI BRIDGE OIL
KPI Bridge Oil is a leading bunker broking and trading company dating back to 1971 with the head office in London and offices in Greece, Istanbul, Miami, New York, Seattle and Singapore.
With a dedicated global team of more than 95 experienced professionals worldwide, of which more than 75 are bunker brokers and traders, KPI Bridge Oil is fulfilling bunker and lube oil requirements in more than 2,800 harbours around the world for the international shipping industry, covering all major time zones, 24 hours a day.
NOTEPADS AND PENS SPONSOR
SOL CARIBBEAN LTD
Sol is the premier supplier of petroleum products to the Caribbean basin, providing customised energy solutions to customers every day and for generations to come.
It retails fuels, lubricants, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) through an extensive service station network, and supplies a range of petroleum-based products to commercial customers who are involved in many activities, including marine, agriculture, construction, aviation, mining and fleet operations.
Sol is committed to offering quality products and excellent energy solutions to its customers and this commitment extends to regional priorities.
DELEGATE CAPS SPONSOR
ORGANIZACIÓN TERPEL S.A.
Organización Terpel is a company that sells fuel in Colombia for automobiles, aircraft, and vessels. It also produces lubricants with international operations in Panama, Ecuador and the Dominican Republic. It is the largest distributor of vehicular natural gas in Colombia and has operations in Mexico and Peru.
We have a highly qualified team that makes our operations fast and safe for every customer. Our bunker business is located in Colombia and Panama where we deliver by barge, truck and pipeline.
We are proud to have earned the trust of our customers by offering quality products as well as constant innovation at the best price for you.
POLO SHIRTS SPONSOR
COMPAÑIA DE PETRÓLEOS DE CHILE (COPEC S.A)
COPEC MARINE FUELS has always been leader of the Chilean fuel market as it has given its customers the best service and quality of its products. Today´s successful operations rely on highly competent service.
We realize that buyers and supplier are closely related, COPEC offers round the clock service, as you need. Our operation have become a performance and standard and reached a leading market position, through trustworthy and solid business relationships.
BOTTLED WATER SPONSOR
Curoil is a reliable partner in business through the delivery of a variety of high-quality fuel products and related services. Operating from the Southern Caribbean, the company serves clients from all over the globe.
BUNKERING ONSHORE & AT SEA
Curoil has a large storage capacity in place, especially for bunkering, leasing and cargo activities. The company offers onshore, inshore and offshore bunkering services and a variety of high-quality bunkering products is available at a short turnaround time. On request, custom-made product blends are delivered.
Curoil operates according to the highest international and environmental standards. Its key products are ISO-certified and delivered under well-known international standards. For more information about Curoil’s products and services, please contact the commercial department at +5999 432-0000 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Seahawk Services is your Partner for Global Marine Fuel Quality and Quantity Inspection. With more than 25 years of experience in Marine Fuel Testing and Inspection, Seahawk Services provides cost-effective Fuel Oil Analysis and Bunker Quantity Survey as well as other services to assist our partners to achieve optimum fuel management and comply with marine fuel regulatory requirements.
Excellent client communication through one point of contact for all your fuel management needs.
We are Committed to Delivering Excellence without jeopardizing Quality or Integrity.
INTERNATIONAL BUNKER INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION (IBIA)
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.
NORTH AMERICAN MARINE ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION ASSOCIATION (NAMEPA)
NAMEPA is a marine industry-led organization of environmental stewards preserving the marine environment by promoting sustainable marine industry best practices and educating seafarers, students and the public about the need and strategies for protecting global ocean, lake and river resources.
ACTUALIDAD MARITIMA Y PORTUARIA
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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.
gCaptain.com is a leading maritime and offshore news website, forum, and job board. Our popular email newsletter reaches over 50,000 subscribers daily.
Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX)
MABUX’s goal is to rationalise the bunker industry by focusing the necessary information on the one website – www.mabux.com / new.mabux.com - is a one-stop website!
The site is tailor-made for the marine bunker industry: it gives the user all the necessary tools to be able to assess the market.
It starts with Oil Exchanges, ICE and NYMEX, publishing the so-called ‘Oil Futures’ feature gives the user an idea of what is actually happening in the oil market at any particular moment. Oil Future also gives an indication of the forthcoming day’s spot bunker price development.
The Spot Bunker Market is updated continuously throughout the day. The Oil Future-Connect prices, which includes information from a number of major ports, are updated every minute during trading hours. These prices are visible parallel together with the Physical Market Indications, and give an early Price Warning as to which way the bunker market is heading. As from this year 2019 the site is also featuring if the bunker market is OVERCHARGING or UNDERCHARGING. A very popular tool, which gives the market players something to take into consideration.
THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE
MARITIME REPORTER & ENGINEERING NEWS
Now celebrating our 80th year as the world’s premier maritime publication, Maritime Reporter & Engineering News delivers marine industry news to the world's largest audience of commercial marine industry professionals. Published monthly, Maritime Reporter has the largest audited circulation and online presence in the industry. Additionally, Maritime Reporter’s international circulation is audited twice yearly by BPA, ensuring our advertisers are successful in reaching exactly the audience they want.
MundoMaritimo is one of the most important sources of information for the shipping industry in Latin America, covering all sectors of the maritime industry including Ports and Terminals, Containers, Shipping Lines, Dry Bulk, Chartering and their users of the port and transport chain.
MundoMaritimo es una de las principales fuentes de información para la industria del transporte marítimo en América Latina, abarcando todos los sectores de la industria, incluida la de Puertos y Terminales, Contenedores, Líneas Navieras, Carga a Granel, así como los usuarios del puerto y la cadena logística de transporte en general.
Professional Mariner covers Tugs, towboats, cargo, government, passenger, spill response, pilot boats, offshore support, salvage, dredge and fireboats.
Professional Mariner gives you all the essential information you need to advance your maritime business or career including the latest news and in-depth, investigative reporting on maritime casualties, regulations, legislation, shipbuilding, safety, technology, business/management issues and more.
SEATRADE MARITIME REVIEW
Nearly 50 years ago, Seatrade was founded to facilitate better communication within the shipping and maritime communities. Today, Seatrade continues to be globally recognised as a leading brand name in the international maritime and cruise industries with a portfolio that includes publications; online news portal; awards schemes; exhibitions and conferences.
The printed voice of the maritime community, Seatrade Maritime Review provides quality editorial content on the topics that matter the most. www.seatrademagazine.com
Complementing Seatrade maritime events is Seatrade Maritime News. A site that shares exclusive reporting consisting of quality editorial found nowhere else in the maritime community. www.seatrade-maritime.com
WORLDOILS PTE LTD
Worldoils.com (not affiliated with World OilTM) is the world’s central portal for all information for the Oil, Gas and the Offshore Industry containing news, press releases, research companies, suppliers & services Directory, etc. It also has a jobs portal and a marketplace. Worldoils.com is also a central place for finding land rigs, Offshore rigs, barge rigs and Oilfield camps and equipment.
Petrospot is an independent publishing, training and events organisation focused on the maritime, energy and transportation industries.
The company publishes some of the world’s most authoritative books and e-books on marine fuels, maritime law, shipping and marine surveying. It also reports on bunker news, commercial, technical and operational industry developments, and regulations via the highly-respected Bunkerspot news website and magazine.
Petrospot is the joint creator and organiser of London International Shipping Week, European Shipping Week and Portugal Shipping Week. It also runs some of the world’s most successful shipping and bunkering events, including Maritime Week Americas, Maritime Week Africa, ARACON and Maritime Week Gibraltar. The Petrospot Academy runs a range of well-respected training courses around the world, including the Oxford Bunker Course and An Introduction to Shipping.