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Total readies Q4 supply of 0.5% sulphur fuels, developing LNG as future fuel
June 11, 2019
Total is readying to make 0.5% sulfur content fuels available at major bunkering ports from the fourth quarter of this year ahead of the IMO 2020 regulation, and the state oil firm is projecting a gradual global uptake of LNG as a marine fuel. Total Marine Fuels has prioritized Europe’s Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA) major bunkering hub, France, Germany and Singapore, the world’s largest bunkering port, for the supplies of IMO 2020-compliant marine fuels as early as from September or starting October, according to Jérome Leprince-Ringuet, Managing Director of Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS). “We

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Total Global Sulfur Cap 2020 Forum series kicks-off in Athens
March 14, 2019

Total is developing the next generation of fuels and lubricants to support 2020 compliance strategy. Experts from across Total will tour the world’s major shipping hubs to discuss solutions and safe operations in 2020 and beyond. They will be sharing their expertise to support ship

"Customer readiness to Sulphur 2020 a concern." says Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions
January 14, 2019

Speaking with IHS Markit, Maritime and Trade, Jerome Leprince-Ringuet, Managing Director of Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS), explains that while TMFGS have developed and tested products for the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation, its customers are not consistently matching the same level

Total and SAFT joint initiative with DNV GL wins innovation award
December 18, 2018

Total and Saft Batteries, the world leading designer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industry acquired by Total in 2016, along with partners DNV GL, FKAB Marine Design, Viken Shipping AS and Wallem Ship Management picked up this year

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Supporting Medecins Sans Frontieres
March 30, 2017

A six strong Total Lubmarine team from Hong Kong took part in a recent Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) Orienteering Competition.

The competition provides an opportunity for participants to catch a glimpse of the challenges encountered by MSF field workers when they walk through

LNG ice-breakers: a new class of ship
March 23, 2017

Transporting Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from the Yamal Peninsula, located deep in the Russian Arctic, is a hugely complex undertaking. Total and its partners have designed a new type of ship: an LNG ice-breaker. This innovative solution allows large shipments of LNG to be transported

Total Lubmarine launches new FAQ section on company website
March 23, 2017

Total Lubmarine is pleased to announce the launch of its new, informative and easy to use FAQ page at www.totallubmarine.com/faq

The new section provides users with information regarding services, products and other industry related material. The new section is easy to navigate and

Car restoration underway ahead of rally
March 22, 2017

Preparations by the Total Lubmarine sponsored team Les Mar M’Arts taking part in Europ’Raid, a 10,000 kilometre rally in a Peugeot 205 across Europe, are coming along well.

The 205 has had new tires and brakes fitted, allowing it to succesfully pass its roadworthiness test.

Total Lubmarine supports ENSM students in desert race
March 22, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to have sponsored Thomas Mocellin and Vivien Luthy, two French merchant navy cadets from the École Nationale Supérieure Maritime (ENSM) in Marseille who took part in the 4L Trophy this February.

The 4L Trophy is an annual humanitarian car rally exclusively for

Hydro Win’d team ready for next regatta
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to be sponsoring Hydro Win’d, the sailing team of ENSM Saint-Malo Campus. The aim of Hydro Win’d is to introduce students to the world of sailing, and make the sailing experience available to as many ENSM students as possible.  This year the team,

Hear from Total Lubmarine in Hamburg
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine will be sponsoring the Motorship Propulsion & Emissions conference, held in Hamburg on 10-11 May 2017. Our Technical Director, Jean Philippe Roman will be discussing fuel economy, the potential for CO2 emission reduction by using low viscosity and low friction lubricants in 4

Gold sponsorship of European Marine Engineering Conference and Awards
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to announce that we will be gold sponsors at the 10th annual European Marine Engineering Conference and Awards, taking place on the 25-26 April in Amsterdam. The key focus of the event is to address the operational, technical and engineering challenges facing ship

Total Lubmarine makes it possible in Mozambique
February 16, 2017

Going the extra mile for customers is what makes Total Lubmarine a special marine lube supplier. The story of how 20,000 litres of lube was delivered by road across Africa to meet a last minute scheduling change for an Indian Ocean crossing shows how an international team came together to make