Fuel oil or mazot : It is one of the heaviest
petroleum products that is often used in power plants and big ships due to its
high sulfur and high concentration.
It has a density of : (920 to 980) kg
Types of fuel oil:
( 920 to 950) kg/m3
Heavy (950 to 980) kg/m3
oil is known and traded based on the degree of viscosity. This furnace oil 220
means that this furnace oil has a viscosity of 220 @ 50 .C.
oil is 380 @ 50 .C… .380. The higher the viscosity, the higher the weight of
the fuel oil.