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How to do the topping off the tanks at the completion of the bunkering?

22 Jan, 18:01

Jan. 22, 2020, 6:01 p.m.
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Topping off the tanks is a critical part of any bunkering.

At this stage, the risk of overflow and spillage of fuel oil is the greatest.

The correct safe procedure to minimize the risk is reducing the bunker delivery flow rate and topping off the tanks (filling from 70% till 80%) one at a time.

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22 Jan, 18:05

Jan. 22, 2020, 6:05 p.m.
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