With the variability of global fuel quality it is important to avoid the cost of removing and replacing poor quality fuel once it is bunkered. Preventing this from being delivered on-board requires independent assessment of the fuel on the bunker barge prior to delivery.
A pre-bunker analysis provides an independent assessment on the quality of the fuel on the barge before it arrives at the vessel.
How it works
An independent surveyor takes representative samples from the barge tanks and sends them for testing in a local laboratory. The aim of a pre-bunker analysis is to have the completed analysis before the barge delivers to the vessel. This will enable the shipowner or operator to make an informed decision whether or not to accept the bunkers before they are supplied.
- Independent assessment of fuel quality before bunkers are delivered.
- Prevention of the delivery of a poor quality fuel on-board.
- Pre-bunker analysis in all major ports, globally.
- Local facilities in key ports allowing fast turnaround of analysis.
Who we work with
We help businesses across dozens of sectors push forward and achieve like never before. How can we help you?
Peter Döhle Group: optimally organised with Cloud Fleet Manager
Cloud Fleet Manager gives Peter Döhle Group an efficient and reliable global business system that connects onshore staff, offshore crews and external business partners.
LR's experts regularly share their research and insights.
Join us at these forthcoming events
7 Aug 18
Malaysia World Maritime Exhibition 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
4 Sep 18
3 Oct 18
IP Expo Europe 2018
London, United Kingdom