New Chinese and Taiwanese ECA Zone regulations take effect on January 1, 2019:
The new regulation will require vessels to burn marine fuels with a maximum of 0.5% sulphur content within these ECA zones.
ECA - China will now cover the earlier ECA - YANGTZE RIVER DELTA 1OCT and ECA - YANGTZE RIVER DELTA zones.
To set up these zones in the Veson IMOS Platform:
In the Data Center, open the Fuel Zones form:
Set up the consumption as you see fit: Select a consumption rate to use, which can either be the HFO or the LSF/LSM consumption data from the Vessel form Consumption tab.
Create an Estimate that includes ports from each zone:
Note: ECA Routing must be set to Enabled:
Confirm the bunker calculations on the Bunker Planning form: