P&F Marine Co., Ltd. Settlement
P&F Marine Co., Ltd. Case Settles for $7,500
P&F Marine Co., Ltd. paid $7,500.00 in penalties to the California Air Resources Board, for violating air quality regulations. This settlement was reached on April 14, 2016. An investigation by the ARB showed that the P&F Marine Co., Ltd. vessel Thorco Legacy, failed to switch over to compliant distillate fuel, the fuel analyzed for sulfur content came back higher in sulfur than the regulated limit. P&F Marine Co., Ltd. took prompt action after being notified of these violations and under ARB’s supervision began operating in a compliant fashion. To settle the case, P&F Marine Co., Ltd. agreed to the $7,500.00 penalty and to comply with ARB regulations.