Bunker Sub-Committee

Main aims
• Encourage a better understanding of bunker related issues among Members
• Provide guidance for the promotion of the interests of Members with regard to bunker issues, including health and safety as well as environmental protection issues
• Keep Members updated on a regular basis

Main issues
• Bunker Quality — Confidential Bunkering Dispute Reporting
• Progress on the development of guidance by IMO for quality control of fuels delivered to ships
• Revision of ISO 8217
• Consistent implementation of 0.50% m/m global sulphur limit implementation from 2020
• MARPOL Regulations on onboard / engine room fuel oil sampling
• Fuel Oil Consumption Data Collection and Reporting- EU MRV and IMO Monitoring System
• Use of Mass Flow Meter (MFM)
• ECA & Global Cap fuel availability
• New proposed ECA (China)
• New fuel types with ultralow sulphur content
• Concrete monitoring of ECA enforcement and challenges with feedback to the appropriate stakeholder
• Onboard system upgrades and operational changes to switch to MGO

2018 members
Klaus Stamp (Chairman) – Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN
Bertil Andersson – Team Tankers International
Steve Bee – Veritas Petroleum
Nigel Draffin – IBIA
Michael Green – Intertek Lintec Shipcare
Erik Hjortland - Odfjell SE
Christine Malmros – Stena Bulk
Meropi Mantzouranides – Minerve Marine Inc
John Mastrandreas – Andros Maritime Agencies
Theodore Mavraidis – Euronav Ship Management (Hellas) Ltd
Patrik Petersson – Stena Oil

George Saroglu  Tsakos Energy Navigation
Dionisios Siganakis  Springfield Shipping Co Panama
Christos Verveniotis  Hellenic Tankers Co Ltd
Jacob Vilstrup-Lisby - Team Tankers Int'l DK
R Vis  ViswaLab
Timothy Wilson  Lloyd’s Register
Secretary: Gil-Yong Han, INTERTANKO London office
GilYong.Han@intertanko.com 

 

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