Practical Approach to Marine Fuel Management

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • July-01-2024

    Rotterdam

  • July-08-2024

    Istanbul

  • July-15-2024

    London

  • Aug-05-2024

    Athens

  • Aug-12-2024

    Hamburg

  • Aug-19-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-02-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Sep-09-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-16-2024

    London

  • Oct-07-2024

    Athens

  • Oct-14-2024

    Hamburg

  • Oct-21-2024

    Dubai

  • Nov-04-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Nov-11-2024

    Istanbul

  • Nov-18-2024

    London

  • Dec-02-2024

    Athens

  • Dec-09-2024

    Hamburg

  • Dec-16-2024

    Dubai

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

Fundamentals of Marine Fuel and Engine Systems

  • Introduction to marine fuels: types, properties, and specifications
  • Overview of ship engine systems and components
  • Understanding the correlation between fuel quality and engine performance

Fuel Quality Standards and Compliance

  • In-depth study of marine fuel quality standards (ISO 8217, ISO 13739, SS 600)
  • Implications of international and national standards on ship operations
  • Regulatory compliance and the impact of sulfur regulations on fuel quality

Practical Aspects of Fuel Handling and Management

  • Bunker operations: procedures, sampling, quantity control, and evidence collection
  • Storage, handling, and treatment of marine fuels onboard
  • Combustion and post-combustion processes: optimising fuel efficiency

Advanced Fuel Analysis and Quality Assessment

  • Interpretation of fuel analysis results from laboratory reports
  • Extended testing methods for in-depth investigations into fuel quality issues
  •  Addressing technical queries and initiating comprehensive investigations

Future Trends and Sustainability in Marine Fuels

  • Emerging trends in marine fuels and propulsion systems
  • Future fuel quality concerns and environmental implications
  • Strategies for sustainable fuel management and future-proofing ship operations

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