Maritime Week Americas 2014 • Panama

An Introduction to LNG Bunkering

 

Tuesday 20 May 2014 ~ Full-day Course

This full-day course is designed to bring delegates up to speed with the technical, operational, practical and safety-related aspects of using LNG as a source of fuel for ships. It will provide delegates a solid base from which to develop their understanding of this exciting and rapidly-developing sector of the bunker industry.


Please note: The price of this event includes lunch, refreshments and course materials.

TUESDAY 20 MAY 2014
08:30 Course registration
09:00 Introduction
Llewellyn Bankes-Hughes, Managing Director, Petrospot Limited

Course Director: Nigel Draffin, Technical Manager, LQM Petroleum Services and Chairman, International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA)
09:10 Why use gas as fuel
09:35 What is Methane
  • How is it sorted
  • LNG to Methane
10:10 Networking Coffee Break
10:25 How is it burned  
  • Fuel systems
  • Gas engines
  • Low pressure injection DF
  • High pressure injection DF
11:10 Boil off Gas
11:35 Measurement
11:55 Safety risks
  • Temperature
  • Fire
  • Explosion
  • Roll over and RPT
12:20 Networking Lunch
13:10

Regulations (IGC, IGF)

  • Safe zone
  • Handling rules
  • Ventilation and gas detection 
13:40 Bunkering methods
  • Pipe
  • RTW
  • Barge
14:15 Bunkering procedure 
14:45 Pricing

14:55

Networking Coffee Break

15:10

Pricing exercise 

15:30

Singapore Procedures

15:55

Training

16:20

Current applications

  • Future potential

16:50

Certificates and Close 

17:00

End of the Course 

If you are unable to attend this event, Petrospot Limited runs a number of other courses, seminars and events throughout the year. Click here for details.


DIAMOND SPONSORS

 meyers group

PLATINUM SPONSORS

 ecopetrol

 ow bunker

GOLD SPONSOR

 navalmex

SILVER SPONSORS

 endofa

 cepsa

 innospec

 codis

 platts

BRONZE SPONSORS

 quinn oil

 bp marine

 nonox

 vt maritime logistics

 distri candelaria

ct energia

For More Information


Please contact:
Elena Melis
Tel: +44 1295 814455
Email: events@petrospot.com

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