Optimising operations in a downturn Taken from: Tanker Shipping & Trade April/May 2012
Speaking at Riviera Maritime Media’s Annual Marine Propulsion Conference in London, Sandy Kumaran, technical manager at Singapore-based Thome Ship Management, shared his perspective on the options available for meeting future regulations to cut emissions, and commercial pressure to reduce operating costs.
Fuel consumption is a major common factor in meeting both these requirements, so it is the main focus of his operating strategy. Such is the impact of the high cost of fuel that even tin....Please login to read the rest of this story
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