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ICS releases 2020 sulphur cap guidance
17 Sep 2018 12:01 GMT
New 32-page implementation planning document designed to help ensure compliance.

China update on October 0.5%S fuel regulations
14 Sep 2018 13:46 GMT
Includes Jiangsu rules on entering key ports and using shore power.

Sulphur cap to 'take centre stage' at Tank Storage Asia conference
13 Aug 2018 12:29 GMT
WoodMac's Konrad Jar to discuss how the industry can prepare for 2020.

DFDS to install scrubbers on 12 Med ferries
12 Sep 2018 10:01 GMT
Systems to be supplied by Danish firm ME Production.

MEPC 73: ABS to host live webinar
11 Sep 2018 07:58 GMT
Online event to review the major topics covered and decisions made during next month's IMO meeting.

Securing future flexibility with PureSOx scrubber | Alfa Laval
07 Sep 2018 10:27 GMT
Firm is working to ensure compliance for both today and the future, scrubber sales director explains.

Cosco urged to clarify what fuel it used in the Arctic
06 Sep 2018 00:02 GMT
Cargo ship Tian'en is said to have travelled via the Northern Sea Route on its way to Rouen.

Yangtze ECA to require 0.5%S fuel use at all times from October
05 Sep 2018 00:07 GMT
New rules set to be implemented three months early.

Eagle Bulk to retrofit up to 37 scrubbers in new initiative
05 Sep 2018 00:01 GMT
Cost estimated at $2m per scrubber system. Most of work to be performed while ships are at sea.

ExxonMobil launches 'Journey to 2020' symposium series
04 Sep 2018 12:03 GMT
Sessions to provide essential guidance on fuels, cylinder oils and safe and efficient vessel operation.

PSC regimes release inspection checklist with bunker-related questions
07 Aug 2018 10:32 GMT
Checklist for the upcoming concentrated inspection campaign features 11 questions.

'Case closed': Finnlines' EUR 2.76m claim against bunker firm OMB dismissed
02 Aug 2018 08:37 GMT
Court of Appeal rejects ferry operator's demand for compensation.

Upcoming PSC inspections could include fuel sulphur checks: Gard
26 Jul 2018 14:20 GMT
Concentrated inspection campaigns set to take place between September and November.

EGCSA rejects claim that scrubbers move pollution from air to sea
26 Jul 2018 11:21 GMT
'Even if all of the sulphur in all of the world's petroleum reserves were to be scrubbed, the increase in ocean sulphate would be infinitesimally small.'

Many unresolved issues left for last PPR meeting before 2020: IBIA
20 Jul 2018 08:53 GMT
Key issues to address at PPR6 include PSC guidance and the non-availability of compliant fuel.

IBIA calls for bunker sample verification guidelines before 2020
19 Jul 2018 15:14 GMT
Without guidelines for in-use samples, ships could be penalised for a test result showing 'marginal exceedance of the sulphur limit', IBIA warns.

North P&I launches guide on avoiding and defending bunker disputes
19 Jul 2018 08:37 GMT
Offers advice on how to prevent marine fuel disputes and how best to succeed when pursuing or defending a claim.

IMO working group develops plan to help ships prepare for 2020
18 Jul 2018 13:03 GMT
Covers areas such as bunkering, fuel oil capacity, modifications to fuel oil systems, segregation and tank cleaning.

ISO statement on ISO 8217:2017 and 0.5% sulphur fuels
18 Jul 2018 10:02 GMT
Stresses that 0.50% sulphur fuels are covered in the latest standard.

Sulphur 2020: Papering over the cracks
17 Jul 2018 05:17 GMT
Fourth article in series by FIS's Chris Hudson looks at developments in the paper market with respect to the 2020 sulphur cap.

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