NYK Ship Management Pte., Ltd. Settlement 2015
NYK Ship Management Pte., Ltd. Case Settles for $10,000
NYK Ship Management Ptes., Ltd. paid $10,000.00 in penalties to the California Air Resources Board, for violating air quality regulations. This settlement was reached on December 28, 2015. An investigation by the ARB showed that the NYK Ship Management vessel NYK Theseus, failed to switch over to compliant distillate fuel, the fuel analyzed for sulfur content came back higher in sulfur than the regulated limit. NYK Ship Management took prompt action after being notified of these violations and under ARB’s supervision began operating in a compliant fashion. To settle the case, NYK Ship Management agreed to the $10,000.00 penalty and to comply with ARB regulations.