Fuel switching on Hapag-Lloyd containerships

Hapag-Lloyd's 'Kuala Lumpur Express' can complete fuel switch in under four hours; older vessels can take up to 72 hours

Hapag-Lloyd has provided an insight into the fuel-switching procedure on its 8,750 teu containership ‘Kuala Lumpur Express’, which changes between HFO and MDO four times each tour.

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