Monday 4 - Thursday 7 April 2022 ~ Three-day Course
Standard Price: €2,995
Have you ever had the opportunity to attend an actual physical bunkering and/or perform tests on viscosity, density, flashpoint, sulphur, and water yourself?
- Learn how fuel oil makes an engine run and what is needed for onboard pre-treatment?
- Learn and experience how to measure a bunker barge?
- Take a sample and experience the "sulphurous" flavour of heavy fuel yourself?
- Perform tests in a real laboratory yourself?
|20:00||Welcome Drinks at the Hotel|
|TUESDAY - BARGE DAY|
|08:00||Course Registration and Breakfast|
Bunkering - why are we here?
|Round Robin - get to meet your colleagues|
Get to know all about Mass Flow Meters (MFM)
|Visit to a bunker barge||Measuring and sampling a barge yourself, guided by the 1st class marine surveyors of Inspectorate b.v.|
|19:30||Dinner at the hotel|
|WEDNESDAY - LAB DAY|
|08:45||The refinery process from crude oil to fuel oil
|13:30||Laboratory visit at Saybolt||
Performing tests yourself on samples taken:
|19:30||Dinner at a different location, followed by drinks downtown|
|THURSDAY - PORT DAY|
Sampling and other (legal) topics with regards to bunkering
The Bunker Buying Process
A shipping overview
|12:00||Boarding MV Diane and lunch onboard|
|13:50||"Tour de Port" - tour of the port, ships and facilities|
|15:00||Back at the hotel for the Diploma Ceremony|
|15:30||End of course|