Bulletins

Lr bow
Classification of Marine Fuels through BDN’s to Assess Emission Factor for IMO DCS & EU MRV Verification
Issued: 2022-06-06

Lloyd's Register recently released class news highlighting the importance of clear definition of the marine fuel grade bunkered. We would like to further elaborate on this from a fuel testing pers...

Download
Lr bow
Microbial Contamination and Monitoring
Issued: 2022-05-05

Further to the recent LR class news update drawing attention to the risks of microbial contamination and damage to ships tanks if left untreated, we would like to follow this up from a marine fuel ...

Download
Lr square tab green 01
FOBAS Bunker Quantity Survey Service
Issued: 2022-04-29

With recent bunker fuel prices hitting record highs combined with serious fuel contamination cases, bunker fuel represents one of the biggest costs and risks to ship managers. Add to this ever-incr...

Download
Lr logo
Update: Organic Chlorides detected in HSFO from Singapore
Issued: 2022-04-14

Following our bulletin of 29th March regarding the Singapore fuels (HSFO) contaminated with organic chlorides, we are keen to keep you updated on the latest situation.

The Maritime and Port Au...

Download
Lr logo
MARPOL Annex VI – Fuel Oil Sampling Points
Issued: 2022-01-12

LR has issued a class news update sharing information regarding amendments to MARPOL Annex VI, given in Resolution MEPC.324(75). These amendments introduce new requirements for the sampling and ver...

Download
Lr logo
LR Focuses on Maritime Growth with BA&IS Divestment
Issued: 2021-06-30

Earlier this week, Lloyd’s Register announced the divestment of part of the business not related to the marine business stream. The attached bulletin updates you on our continued commitment from F...

Download
Lr logo
Additional Sample Analysis to Verify Compliance with Carb Regulation
Issued: 2021-03-08

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has announced an additional measure to verify compliance with the CARB emission regulations for ocean-going vessels.

Please find attached a bulletin whi...

Download
Lr logo
Issue of Excessive Cylinder Component Wear on Large Two-Stroke Engines During the Use of 0.50% Sulphur Fuels
Issued: 2020-09-21

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-stro...

Download
Lr logo
South Korean SECA
Issued: 2020-08-18

The South Korean Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has announced that a Sulphur Emission Control Area (SECA) will come into force on 1st September 2020, which will affect many South Korean ports.

Download

Previous page