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Why You Might Be Losing Millions on Sludge Disposal, and How You Can Prevent It
Petro Inspect discusses the importance of sludge discharge / disposal surveys - are the ship owners being paid fairly?
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: What Happens When Your Bunker Surveyor is Asked to Bend the Rules?
Does that even happen? Unfortunately, the answer is "yes."
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: A Guide to Dealing With Post Bunker Disputes
Disputes arising over bunker quantity "after" delivery calls for shipboard personnel, and a surveyor present who is experienced in dealing with disputes.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Singapore Cappuccino Bunker Incident Report [Pictures]
Had this malpractice not been detected the client would have had a monetary loss of at least $36,000.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Identifying Cappuccino Bunkers [Pictures]
Further images to help with the identification of Cappuccino Bunkers.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Cappuccino Bunkers, an Illustrated Guide to Loss Prevention
Cappuccino bunkers remain one of the most common and widely used 'mal-practices' in the bunkering industry to-date.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Precautions against Cappuccino Bunkers
Steps you should take to prevent receiving aerated bunkers that hide a short delivery.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Unpumpable Fuel, Zero Dip Volume Application
Be wary that empty tanks may not be empty even with zero dip.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Inflated / Deflated Tank Volumes
Soundings can be inflated during opening gauging by pouring diesel oil into the sounding pipe just before gauging.
Tricks of the Bunker Trade: Bunker Fuel Temperature
Accurate temperature recording is crucial when detecting bunker fuel concealment.
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"Ingenious" Americans Will Keep Oil at $50; But Stability is More Important, says SABIC
Either way, nobody sees a price breakout anytime soon.
P&I Club Warns Vessel Operators to Use Soundings Alongside Singapore MFM Regs
North of England P&I warns it is possible that some quantity of bunkers could be syphoned back into bunker vessel tanks during the process of bunkering.
Houlder Announces New "Jettyless" LNG Ship to Shore Bunkering Solution
Houlder developed the new small to mid-scale LNG distribution infrastructure with Wärtsilä and Trelleborg.
ISO 8217:2017 - 6th Edition of the Specifications of Marine Fuels Has Been Published
The Convenor has advised that several changes have been introduced.
Fleet of LNG-Fuelled Vessels Hits 200
The 200 mark is reported to have been reached on March 20, when Russia's SCF ordered four 114,000 DWT LNG-powered newbuildings.
Latest ISO8217 Spec an Important New Edition Which the Industry Needs to Take Onboard: VPS
During its development, the draft version of the 6th edition of ISO8217 had drawn sharp criticism from both VPS and INTERTANKO.
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