ISO 8217:2012 specifies the requirements for petroleum fuels for use in marine diesel engines and boilers, prior to appropriate treatment before use. The specifications for fuels in ISO 8217:2012 can also be applicable to fuels for stationary diesel engines of the same or similar make and type as those used for marine purposes.
ISO 8217:2012 specifies four categories of distillate fuel, one of which is for diesel engines for emergency purposes. It also specifies six categories of residual fuel.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2012-08
Edition: 5Number of pages: 29
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 28/SC 4 Classifications and specifications