Aviation Fuels

A 3-Day Executive Course on Specifications, Test Methods & Quality Assurance for Aviation Fuels

Location: Singapore

Venue: Hotel Jen Tanglin, Singapore (Check The Map)

Starts: 21 Jan 2019

Ends: 23 Jan 2019

Type: Course

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This comprehensive 3-day course will provide a framework of both commercial and technical issues on jet fuel and aviation gasoline, which covers an in-depth assessment of their different grades, engines, basic operations, properties, and specifications. It will also provide an understanding on basic principles and concepts for jet fuel and aviation gasoline manufacturing, transportation, quality assurance, and alternative fuels.

Course Director

Fred Barnes

Aviation Fuels Consultant
& ASTM Instructor

Fred Barnes is an ASTM International instructor. He has 18 years of experience in teaching aviation fuel specifications and test methods and over 30 years experience in aviation fuels applications. Currently, Fred is the Manager of Aviation Fuels Consulting, LLC, a consulting company in Gig Harbor, Washington, USA. He provides consultation on aviation fuel technology including fuel specifications, test methods, quality control, terminal and aviation operations, technical services, training, contracts and problem resolution with supply/distribution quality assurance and testing. He is also an expert witness in various litigation scenarios involving fuel quality, inspection of facilities, operational issues and filtration items.

Previously, he was with Shell in R & D related to fuels and lubricants and later Manager, Aviation Operations with Chevron USA Products Company responsible for aviation fuel product quality, operations, specifications, and technologies. He is also active in ASTM, API, IATA, SAE, ATA, ENERGY INSTITUTE and CRC. Fred holds B. S. and M. S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Univeristy of Missouri.

Guest Presentation on Day One

Dr. Tilak K. Doshi

Managing Consultant
Muse, Stancil & Co. (Asia) Pte Ltd

Topic - The Civil Aviation Fuels Market: Asia in a Global Context

Dr. Tilak K. Doshi is Managing Consultant with Muse, Stancil & Co. (Asia) based in Singapore. Dr. Doshi is an industry expert with over 25 years of international work experience in leading oil and gas companies and think tanks.

His previous appointments include Chief Economist, Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore; Senior Fellow and Program Director, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia); Executive Director for Energy, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC, UAE); Specialist Consultant, Saudi Aramco (Dhahran, Saudi Arabia); Chief Asia Economist, Unocal Corporation (Singapore); Director for Economic and Industry Analysis, Atlantic Richfield Corporation (ARCO, Los Angeles, U.S.).

Dr. Doshi is the author of many articles and three books on energy economics, the most recent of which was “Singapore Chronicles: Energy” (Straits Times Press, 2016). He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Hawaii on a scholarship provided by the East-West Centre. He was one of two candidates which were granted the 1984 Robert S. McNamara Research Fellow award by World Bank, Washington, D.C., and he received a Distinction for MA in Economics by Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in 1982.

Key Drivers & Trends to be Covered

Background & Application of Technical Society Responsibility such as ASTM, MOD, IATA, Military, Energy Institute, JIG, etc

Jet Fuel Properties Not Controlled by Specification

Aviation Engines & Basic Operations

Aviation Fuel Sampling

Understanding Jet Fuel Specifications & Properties

Aviation Gasoline Grades, Specifications & Properties

Consumption of Fuel by Airports

Highlights of Jet Fuel & Aviation Gasoline Manufacture

Hydrocarbon Description

Alternatives for Jet Fuel

Standard Bulk Properties

Transportation & Quality Assurance

Standard Trace Properties

Filter Separators & Monitors in the Jet Fuel

Who Should Attend

Airline Fuel & Operation Personnel

Additive Organisations / Personnel

Aircraft, Helicopter & Business Jet Operators

Quality Control Managers / Supervisors

Fuel Farms & Fuel Handling Personnel / Operators

Commercial / Purchasing Managers

Laboratory Operators / Inspectors /Managers

Government Agencies

Airport Service Personnel

General Aviation Airfields & FBOs

Into-plane Personnel / Operators

Private Pilots

Avgas Pipeline Operators / Refiners

Military & Defense Fuel Organisations / Personnel

Jet Fuel Traders / Refiners

Aircraft, Engine & Equipment Manufacturers / Suppliers

Jet Fuel Specifications Managers / Supervisors

Jet Engine Test Cells Personnel

Aviation Fuel Engineers

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