Gearbulk Norway A/S Settlement
Gearbulk Norway A/S Case Settles for $10,000
Gearbulk Norway A/S paid $10,000.00 in penalties to the California Air Resources Board, for violating air quality regulations. This settlement was reached on March 22, 2016. An investigation by the ARB showed that the Gearbulk Norway A/S vessel Tenca Arrow, failed to switch over to compliant distillate fuel, the fuel analyzed for sulfur content came back higher in sulfur than the regulated limit. Gearbulk Norway A/S took prompt action after being notified of these violations and under ARB’s supervision began operating in a compliant fashion. To settle the case, Gearbulk Norway A/S agreed to the $10,000.00 penalty and to comply with ARB regulations.