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Shipowners accuse OW Bunker of acting in "bad faith"

A number of shipowners wants a US court to determine whether OW Bunker continued to sell oil even though senior management knew the company was beyond recovery. If determined, it could open up for damage claims in the US, says lawyer.

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Damage claims from bad bunker grow in number

Nobody seems to have a well-documented explanation for where the bad bunker currently plaguing the shipping sector really comes from. Meanwhile, each day brings a new case of damaged engines. A Norden ship is the latest to report issues with bad bunker.

Maersk Line is prepared for bad bunker

Maersk Line has procedures in place to avoid being impacted by the widespread issue of contaminated bunker which has plagued several shipping companies recently.

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