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DNV - Competence Related to the On Board Use of LNG as Fuel

Author: DNV-GL Date: April 2013 Page Count: 16 Source: Det Norske Veritas - Germanischer Lloyd From the Document: The standard aims to cover important aspects related to the use of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a..READ MORE >

DNV - Gas Fueled Ship Installations, Additional Class for New Buildings Special Equipment and Systems

Source: DNV Date: January 2014 Pages: 44 Source: Det Norske Veritas Summary: Document outlines general requirements for the arrangement and installation of machinery for propulsion and auxiliary purposes that uses ga..READ MORE >

ECSA - Overview of ‘fuel changeover’ issues and challenges as they affect ECA-SOx compliance

Author: European Ship Owners Association Pages: 4 This overview of the key technical and operational aspects faced by ships when undertaking fuel changeover on entering an ECA-SOx is intended to provide competent authorities w..READ MORE >

EPA - Designation of North American Emission Control Area to Reduce Emissions from Ships

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA Page Count: 5 Date: January 1, 2015 From The Document: The International Maritime Organization has officially designated waters off North American coasts as an area in which ..READ MORE >

EPA - Interim Guidance on the Non-Availability of Compliant Fuel Oil for the North American Emission Control Area

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Page Count: 9 Date: June 6, 2012 From the Document: This is the Interim Guidance on the Non-Availability of Compliant Fuel Oil for the North American Emission Control Area..READ MORE >

IMO - MARPOL Annex 13

Author: International Maritime Organization Page Count: 45 From the Document: MARPOL Annex VI, first adopted in 1997, limits the main air pollutants contained in ships exhaust gas, including sulphur oxides (SOx) and..READ MORE >

LNG in Baltic Sea Ports - LNG Handbook

Source: LNG in baltic Sea Ports Page Count: 60 Date: December 2014 From the Document: The project LNG in Baltic Sea Ports, partly financed by TEN-T, supports and initiates the establishment of LNG terminals in parti..READ MORE >

OGP & ISO - Guidelines for Systems and Installations for Supply of LNG as Fuel to Ships

Author: International Association of Oil and Gas Producers and ISO Date: 06-04-2013 Page Count: 52 From the Document: Introduction: The properties, characteristics and behavior of LNG differ significantly from con..READ MORE >

USCG - Code of Regulations 127 - Waterfront Facilties Handling Liquefied Natural Gas and Liquefied Hazardous Gas

Waterfront Facilities Handling Liquefied Natural Gas and Liquefied Hazardous Gas Author: United States Coast Guard Page Count: 25 Summary: These regulations apply to the Marine Transfer Area (MTA) for LN..READ MORE >

USCG - Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 150

Subchapter O - Certain Bulk Dangerous Cargoes Source: United States Coast Guard Total Pages: 243 Summary: These regulations prescribe rules for identifying incompatible hazardous materials and rules for carrying these ma..READ MORE >

USCG - Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 153

Ships Carrying Bulk Liquid, Liquefied Gas, or Compressed Gas Hazardous Material Source: US Coast Guard Page Count: 153 Summary: These regulations prescribe rules, with some exceptions, for certain self-propelled U.S. an..READ MORE >

USCG - Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 154

Safety Standards for Self-Propelled Vessels Carrying Bulk Liquefied Gases Source: United States Coast Guard Total Pages: 63 Summary: These regulations prescribe safety standards for new and existing self-propelled gas ve..READ MORE >

USCG - Title 46, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Subchapter D

Subject: Tank Vessels Source: United States Coast Guard Page Count: 166 Summary: These regulations prescribe rules for tank vessels as intended by various statutes administered by the U.S. Coast Guard, provide for..READ MORE >

USCG NVIC - No. 01-2011 Guidance to Waterfront LNG Facilities

Source: US Coast Guard Page Count: 62 Date: January 2011 Summary: USCG Navigation & Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) No. 01-2011 (http://) This NVIC provides guidance to an owner or operator seeking approval ..READ MORE >

USCG Policy Letter - Equivalency Determination: Design Criteria for Natural Gas Fuel Systems

Subject: Guidelines for Liquefied Natural Gas Fuel Transfer Operations and Training of Personnel on Vessels Using Natural Gas as Fuel. Author: United States Coast Guard Total Pages: 17 Summary: CG-521 Policy Letter No. 01..READ MORE >

             
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