The shipping industry faces challenging times in 2012. High bunker fuel prices and tightening regulations, coupled with the ever-present risk of engine damage and environmental fines, put relentless pressure on the business.
Intertek ShipCare provides valuable bunker fuel and lubricant quality, monitoring, testing and inspection services, providing clients with professional and dependable engine and power-train asset protection assurance.
ShipCare has three bunker strategic fuel testing Coordination Centers in Singapore, the UK and the USA. The main bunker fuel testing laboratories are located at Darlington (UK), Deer Park (Houston), and Jurong Island (Singapore). Intertek Shanghai also tests samples taken from bunkers in China.
Since 1993 Intertek (Heritage Lintec) has offered a fully managed bunker fuel testing service to ship owners and managers. Indeed, through the Lintec legacy, Intertek has deep experience and a solid reputation in the industry.
ShipCare offers key advantages, including a DHL global partnership and our unique Priority Advantage Desk (PAD) - - to expedite rapid shipment of client marine fuel samples to the bunker testing laboratories. ShipCare saves clients time by providing fuel quality test data rapidly, helping minimize risks of damage to valuable ship assets.
Learn more at: http://www.intertek.com/marine/