Draft SS 648-2:2024

Code of practice for bunker mass flow metering - Part 2: Technical requirements and procedures


This standard sets out the post-approval requirements and procedures for the transfer of bunkers to receiving vessels by bunker tanker using Coriolis MFM system. It covers the metrology and system integrity requirements, metering procedures during bunker delivery and dispute handling. Bunker quality specifications including sampling process of bunkering are also covered in this document.

The key changes include the following:
? An additional annex on process flow for updating or upgrading of MFM system;
? Extension of the application of standard to cover bunkering of marine biofuel;
? Additional content on mass flow metering data transmission from MFM system including data logger, edge device and data integrity;
? Additional content on the use of electronic format documents; and
? Merging of annexes on dispute resolution.

Users of the standards include suppliers of Coriolis mass flow meters, bunker suppliers, bunker surveyors, bunker tanker operators, shipowners/buyers, bunker industry associations and relevant government agencies.




Status Draft
Edition 2024
No. of Pages 73
ICS Classification
Available for Purchase For sale in Singapore only
Adoption -