Lloyd’s Register Fuel 2020 Seminar

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Polo Dello Shipping Srl

51 Via Agostino Depretis

80133 Napoli


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Lloyd's Register, Atena Napoli and Associazione Ingegneri@Napoli are pleased to invite you and your colleagues to our Fuel 2020 Seminar.

From 1 January 2020, a new 0.50% global sulphur limit on marine fuels will come into effect. This is a significant reduction on the 3.50% global limit which is currently in force and the new limit is certain to have a dramatic and immediate impact on the shipping, bunkering and energy sectors. These sectors will have to work together to meet this new challenge.

Senior figures in the maritime community have said that the enforcement of the new global limit will “turn the whole bunkering industry upside down.” This is true – but it is a revolution that has been a long time in the making.

Objective:The objective of this seminar is to provide you with an update on the 2020 event and an opportunity to address any questions you may have on the subject matter.

Speaker: Mr.Timothy Wilson, Principal Consultant - Marine Fuels and Exhaust Emissions, Lloyd’s Register will be the speaker of the seminar.

The seminar is under consideration of “Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri” for the recognition of 3 credits.


15.30-16.00: Welcome and Safety Briefing

Mr. Alberto Moroso, President of Atena Napoli

Mr. Franco Polverino, President of Associazione Ingegneri @Napoli

Mr. John Hicks, Sales and Marketing Manager for Italy Malta &Monaco, Lloyd’s Register.

16.00 – 17.30: Making Preparatory Steps for 2020 Fleet Readiness.

-The regulation and its implementation by IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC);

-Options available for compliance;

-Industry feedback on the likely 0.5% formulations/grades/ prices;

-Activities by ISO 8217 and CIMAC fuels working groups to address operator concerns;

-Refinery and supplier activities;

-Learning from the experiences of the 2015 switch for from 1.00% to 0.10% for the ECA’s and the introduction of the ULSFO’s grades;

-Enforcement approaches;

-Operations - Preparatory steps to consider for your ship’s implementation plan

-Active Fuel management steps to consider – addressing the uncertainties of fuel quality post 2020.

17.30-17.45: Coffee Break

17.45-18.30: Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

This is the primary option to compliant conventional fuels – we are seeing a rising in orders for new ships as well as for refit.

18.30-19.15 A Brief Look at the Environmental Road Map

-EEDI update

-NOX Tier III for the Baltic 2021

-Alternative fuels LNG, Methanol, HVO (synthetic fuels)

19.15-19.30 Conclusion

Please join us for an interesting seminar and the opportunity to network with some of your colleagues from the industry. If you are unable to attend we would be happy to welcome a colleague in your place. We look forward to seeing you.

If you have any questions, please contact Chiara Azzolini on

We look forward to seeing you.

Kind regards,

Lloyd’s Register, Atena Napoli and Associazione Ingegneri@Napoli


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have a list of those who have confirmed their attendance.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, if you are unable to attend please contact Chiara Azzolini on to advise.

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