Marine Fuel Analysis

Chem-TechTM Laboratories tests Marine Fuel to the ISO 8217 specification to check the quality of fuel used in the ships. Testing the quality of fuel is necessary to monitor the quality of fuel as per regulatory specifications.

All the oil companies, suppliers or users, are aware how variable quality can be and the extreme effects low quality of fuel can create for people involved in the shipping industry. Fuel being one of the major cost center for marine industry, using fuel of the highest quality & specified grade is necessary to maintain the proper functioning of the fleet and ship. Proper quality of fuel ensures conformance of the fleet to strict emission and environmental regulations.

Chem-TechTM understands the need for fuel testing & provides fuel quality monitoring programs for its customers to help them maintain the quality of fuels used in their ships and vessels.

Marine Bunker Fuel analysis is vital to prevent potential problems such as :

  • Poor Injector performance
  • Smoking
  • High Emissions
  • Sticking Valves
  • High Fuel Consumption

Chem-TechTM Marine Fuel testing facility conducts various tests on marine fuel samples as per internationally accepted ASTM & ISO Test Standard.

Click to get list of Tests conducted by the laboratory on Marine Fuels:

 Test List for Marine Residual Fuels  Test List for Marine Distillate Fuels  Test Methods