Fundamentals of Bunker Supply, Demand, Pricing & Operations is a two-day instructor led course presented by the energy training experts at Mennta Energy Solutions. Developments in the bunker fuel market are one of this year's hottest topics. The implementation of IMOs global ban from 1 January 2020 on sulphur emissions greater than 0.5% has raised a number of questions over:
In addition, moves are underway in the shipping industry to reduce levels of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Apart from considering ship design and operations, this involves consideration of fuels derived from renewable resources including certain sources of methanol, biofuels, ammonia and hydrogen. Shipowners are already participating in projects to develop such fuels. The relevance of this is that new vessels ordered in the next decade will still be around in up to 20 years time or more.
This is an intensive two-day course covering bunker fuel demand and supply, pricing, physical and paper trading, bunker buying, legislation, blending and testing for quality. Presentations by a team of experienced industry experts are combined with exercises and case studies as part of the training experience.
This course will be of interest to anyone involved in the planning, buying and selling of bunker fuels, physical and paper traders, brokers and ship operators, or participants whose organisations offer services to this industry.
Bunker Fuel Demand and Supply
Regulations and Standards
Metering and Claims Procedures
Sample Testing Techniques
Bunkering Strategies for Ship Operators and Suppliers