Issue of Excessive Cylinder Component Wear on Large Two-Stroke Engines During the Use of 0.50% Sulphur Fuels

Issued: 2020-09-21 11:55:02 UTC | Category: Archived bulletins/alerts

Since the implementation of MARPOL Annex VI regulation 14.1.3 from 1st January 2020, FOBAS have seen an upsurge in combustion related incidents resulting in cylinder liner damages of large two-stroke engines.

Please find attached a bulletin which discusses the topic in further detail.