1028 - 03/15 - Switching to Ultra Low Sulphur Fuel Oil, USA

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has issued a Safety Alert, regarding ultra-low sulphur (ULS) fuel and compliance with MARPOL requirement.

The alert focuses on practices that should be adopted to ensure safe switching from traditional fuel to ULS fuel, as is required when entering either the North American or the US Caribbean Sea Emission Control Areas (ECAs).

Source of Information

George Radu

Thomas Miller (Americas)

San Francisco, USA

SanFrancisco.ukclub@thomasmiller.com

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  • 21736 - USCG_Safety_Alert 151 KB

    17/03/2015

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  • 21734 - Bulletin_1028_-_Switching_to_Ultra-Low_Sulfur_Fuel_Oil__USA 112 KB

    20/03/2015

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  • 21956 - Bull_1028_-_Chinese_version 120 KB

    30/03/2015

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  • 21957 - Bull_1028_-_Simplified_Chinese 90 KB

    30/03/2015

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Staff Author

UK P&I

Date20/03/2015

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