Specifically, the operation was conducted at Cartagena anchorage, and included the transfer of a total of 250 mts of VLSFO to the Geogas-owned LPG tanker, the 10,100 dwt Penelope M.
Moreover, the company aspires to acquire both VLSFO and MGO 0.1% products in Columbia, where the operation is conducted by two vessels and shore tanks in Cartagena.
We are pleased to see this first VLSFO supply in Colombia taking place well ahead of 1 January 2020. Now, our eyes are set on introducing low-sulphur fuel on key markets in Panama and in the U.S. as well
... commented Rasmus Jacobsen, Managing Director, Monjasa Americas, following the event.
Recently Monjasa also completed its first ship-to-ship transfer supply for the new very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO), in Southampton, UK and included supply of VLSFO and MGO.
Concluding, the company confirmed of a future local storage of VLSFO and current bunker operations with three vessels, including the recently acquired tanker, Accra, in Balboa. In addition, one tanker is deployed in Cristobal.