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bunkering

[′bəŋ·kər·iŋ]
(engineering)
Storage of solid or liquid fuel in containers from which the fuel can be continuously or intermittently withdrawn to feed a furnace, internal combustion engine, or fuel tank, for example, coal bunkering and fuel-oil bunkering.
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Chris Todd, head of bunkering, West of Suez at GP Global, said: "The month of October will see us increase our bunker barge fleet to capitalise on opportunities we see in the ARA market.
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.
The United National Front (UNF) government under the guise of privatizing loss making State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) privatized bunkering and lubricant arms of CPC, (which were actually profit making ventures of CPC) in a bid to 'liberalize' the oil industry.
Shell Oman has experience, internationally and locally, in marine fuel and lubricants business and maintains a fuel bunkering facility at Port Sultan Qaboos and marine lubricants supply in Salalah.
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.
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.
The main objective of 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, the DMCA said in a statement.
A key moment for the bunkering industry was the London High Court's judgment on the Res Cogitans - one of the ships that was effected by the OW Bunker collapse.
2nd, 519 yards, par 5: This slight dogleg left is another hole where bunkering on both sides of the fairway places a premium on accuracy off the tee.