Singapore expands use of mass flow meters

Singapore will now also use mass flow meters for bunkering distillates in the world's biggest bunker port, starting in the summer 2019.

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Starting in the summer 2019, it will become mandatory to use mass flow meters (MFM) when tanking distillates in the world's largest bunker port, Singapore.

While it has since 2017 been mandatory for suppliers of bunker oil in the port to have mass flow meters installed on their ships in order to prevent fraud, this monitoring has so far only been tested on distillate transfers.

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