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Equatorial Marine Fuel Management Services Pte Ltd is your dedicated one-stop bunkering services provider. Since 2000, we have been delivering customised bunkering solutions to our clients with service excellence in mind.about us
SIBCON 2022: Stakeholders discuss the future of Singapore’s bunkering landscape at session finale
Several stakeholders in Singapore’s bunkering industry, including Equatorial Marine Fuel, provided insights on Singapore’s marine fuels landscape in the near future. Equatorial sees Singapore as still being the leading bunkering hub in the world, especially with the focus on a multi-fuel future. Singapore is not just a hub for bunkering, but a hub for many other aspects, such as financing, trading and digitalisation.
SIBCON 2022: Securing The Now – Demand, Transparency, and Market Risk Management
Equatorial participated in a panel discussion at SIBCON 2022 and discussed the commercial realities of the bunker markets. A wide range of topics were covered such as medium-term volume projections, current trade market behaviours and risk, supply chain visibility and origination issues, as well as credit.
Bunker and Shipping Summit 2022 – Navigating headwinds: Sailing into a clean sustainable era
Equatorial spoke on the topic “Shaping up to the fundamentally same but radically different bunker industry”, sharing its insights on the fundamental principles of the business of bunkering; price, quality goods and services, and trust.
Equatorial Marine Fuel links one third of bunker fleet to SGTraDex in push towards trust & transparency
The seven SGTraDex-linked bunker tankers, namely Sea Diligence, Sea Fortitude, Sea Bountiful, Sea Reliance, Golden Bravo, Sea Loyalty, and Sea Brilliance, represents part of Equatorial’s perpetual push towards the implementation of trust and transparency in business operations.
InnovFest 2022 x Elevating Founders – Asia Tech x Singapore – The Race is On: Are the Right Technologies in Place to Decarbonise the Maritime Industry?
Equatorial participated in a panel discussion at InnoFest 2022 and discussed the realities of how the maritime industry is progressing with the increasing significance of technology and how we can steer the course collectively as an ecosystem.
Equatorial is proud to be part of the SGTraDex official launch!
The expansion of what is known as the Singapore Trade Data Exchange (SGTraDex) was announced at the Asia Tech x Singapore (ATxSG) event on Wednesday (June 1) organised by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). SGTraDex is designed to reduce long-standing supply chain inefficiencies, including a heavy reliance on manual, paper-based processes that undermine efficiency, transparency and sustainability.
PIER71’s Smart Port Challenge 2022 | Innovation Opportunity
As part of PIER71’s Smart Port Challenge 2022, Equatorial Marine Fuel Management Services is looking to use modern and advanced technologies to more effectively monitor and assess equipment conditions and predict maintenance requirements in order to optimise usage and reduce unplanned failures, overstocking of parts and other operational disruptions.
Equatorial remains as the 2nd largest marine fuel supplier in the world’s biggest ship refuelling hub in 2021
Despite the many challenges in 2021, we are proud to continue our strong performance as the leading bunker suppliers in Singapore. Thank you to all our valued customers and partners!
Equatorial and other internationally renowned experts speak on bunker fuel quality issues at Clyde & Co., SCMA organised webinar
Stakeholders along the bunkering value chain, comprising of a top bunker supplier, marine fuel quality laboratory, shipowner and legal experts discussed marine fuel quality issues at a lively event of over 300+ delegates on Wednesday (10 November).
Singapore Norway Innovation Conference 2021: Maritime Digitalisation & Decarbonisation
Equatorial spoke on the topic “Charting a Course to the Future: Succeeding in the Green Transition”, providing our perspectives on decarbonisation in the maritime sector and emphasised on the key roles of alternate marine fuels and carbon offsetting.
Embarking on a digitalisation journey
Companies embark on a digitalisation journey which encompasses the aspects of transformation, integration and optimsation to improve on cost, operational and other efficiencies, enabling greater sustainability in current changing business environments.
Family-run Singapore bunker business ranks higher than the majors
Two brothers – along with their parents – own, run and manage the Singapore based Equatorial Marine Fuel, which has gained a lot from tighter regulation. Two VLCCs for storage of low-sulfur oil represent the latest acquisition.
“EM SPLENDOUR” starts operations as a Floating Storage Unit (FSU) for low sulphur fuel.
Choong Zhen Mao, Executive Director, at EMF tells Manifold Times, “the purpose of purchasing the FSU is to prepare the company for IMO 2020 by providing a consistent and reliable source of low sulphur cargo supply for our clients.”
Interview: Singapore bunker supplier Equatorial Marine Fuel gearing up for IMO 2020 rule
Singapore’s Equatorial Marine Fuel Management Services is readying itself for changes to the International Maritime Organization’s lower global sulfur limit rule for marine fuels will bring, while aiming to maintain its growth momentum in 2019.
Business Times Feature – Keeping Things Shipshape
SINGAPORE’S raison d’etre was its port, as Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew said in the inaugural Singapore Maritime Lecture in 2007.
Two torchbearers of Singapore’s maritime legacy – Pacific International Lines (PIL) and Equatorial Marine Fuel Management Services – are now in the second generation of their family-run businesses.
Equatorial Hosts Singapore’s Permanent Secretary for Transport
Equatorial hosted Singapore’s Permanent Secretary for Transport, Mr Loh Ngai Seng, together with a delegation from MOT and MPA on board its vessel “SEA UNITY” on understanding the use of the Mass Flow Meter System for bunker deliveries.
In Singapore’s World-class Port, a Model of Efficiency and Transparency
With a solid foundation and fresh ideas, the company plans to reach out to new clients, while remaining competitive and maintaining long-term relationships. “We want to provide an extremely transparent environment to our clients,” Choong concludes.
At Equatorial, we constantly strive to cater to the various needs of our clients as one of the top bunker suppliers in Singapore.
Working with many reputable international ship owners over the years has enabled us to accumulate a wealth of experience and cultivate an extensive network to deliver service excellence on every occasion.Learn More
Equatorial owns and operates a modern fleet of vessels that is well-managed and maintained by our professional and experienced sea and shore staff.
Dedicated towards service excellence, quality and reliability in our operations, our clients can be assured of our strict adherence to the highest environmental protection and safety standards for the industry.Learn More