This section looks at conventional fuels and the latest developments in alternatives along with the complete range of products needed on ships from engine lubricants to greases for deck equipment. We would recommend reading about the regulation, the standards, fuel treatment systems, training/sampling and LNG as a fuel. The article on remote fluid analysis has also been very popular.


Low sulphur fuels on tap

With the 2020 date for the global sulphur cap now firmly etched in shipowners’ minds and rapidly approaching, the choices …

Endangered species

This week the UK government announced a proposed ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars with effect …