Posts Tagged ‘Scrubbers’

IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force

IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force
The IMO HQ’s in London IMO 2020 sulphur limit implementation – carriage ban enters into force Consistent implementation of the IMO 2020 regulation which limits sulphur in ships fuel oil is enhanced from 1 March 2020, with the entry into force of a rule to ban the carriage of non-compliant...
March 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

How to avoid failures in scrubber operation

How to avoid failures in scrubber operation
Dr Fabian Kock, Head of Environmental Certification, DNV GL – Maritime How to avoid failures in scrubber operation To learn more about the challenges, owners face during installation and operation of scrubbers, DNV GL conducted a small study. Scrubbers are relatively new to the industry and one...
February 6th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Feb-2020 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS Q&A China USE OF SCRUBBER AND FUEL IN TURKISH WATERS Turkey HANDLING OF THE CORONAVIRUS Gothenburg, Sweden Novel Coronavirus Q&A Tuesday, February 4, 2020, China GAC China has prepared a list of answers to questions related to the current...
February 4th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision

CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision
Dr. Elizabeth Lindstad, Chief Scientist, SINTEF Ocean, confirmed that the use of HFO+EGCS has a better air emissions quality than ships operating on compliant fuels CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision Members of the Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 have expressed disappointment in Malaysia’s decision...
November 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets

Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets
Ecospeed applied to inside of new scrubber system. Lasting protection for scrubbers and outlets Last month the inside of the scrubber of a container vessel and the scrubber pipe and outlet of an oil tanker were protected with Ecospeed. Similar applications have been planned for both customers in the...
October 22nd, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October

IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October
IMO 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October Key speakers: there will be panel discussions and opportunities for Q and A. Thursday 17 October 09:45 – 10:30 Member States’ perspectives of IMO 2020 implementation and enforcement • Mr. Nicholas Makar, Deputy Commissioner of Maritime...
October 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Detailed speaker programme now available for IMO sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October

Detailed speaker programme now available for IMO sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October
Detailed speaker programme now available for IMO sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels symposium 17-18 October The detailed programme is now available here  –  https://bit.ly/2ovYPhC  IMO is hosting a Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels  on Thursday, 17 October and Friday, 18 October...
October 7th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO | Read More

Need to understand scrubbers? Attend the IMO symposium on Sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels

Need to understand scrubbers? Attend the IMO symposium on Sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels
Need to understand scrubbers? Attend the IMO symposium on Sulphur 2020 and alternative fuels Not sure about scrubbers? Attend the symposium http://www.imo.org/en/About/Events/Pages/Symposium-on-IMO-2020-and-Alternative-Fuels–.aspx  I would like to make sure that you are aware of the symposium...
October 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality
Gary Rawlings, Marine Engineer, TMC Marine Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality TMC Marine (TMC) to share scrubber insight and experience at London International Shipping Week (LISW) 2019 – Monday 9th September (9.00 AM) Choosing the right system is vital, but operational and maintenance...
September 3rd, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine
Nick Mahoney Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine Emission Control Technology Provider Pacific Green Builds Out Senior Management Team Appointing Nick Mahoney as head of its new Marine Trading Division Pacific Green Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: PGTK), developer of the ENVI-Marine™ and...
June 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level

ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level
. ESPO supports EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level 09 May 2019 IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 74), which is commencing next week in London, will discuss an EU proposal on the exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers). The proposal, which has been...
May 9th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Scrubber conundrum: Cure better than prevention?

Scrubber conundrum: Cure better than prevention?
(seated l to r) Venkatesh Rao, Kaisa Marton, Richard Hall & Nikeel Idnani. (standing l to r) Bilal Al Habash, Rakesh Bangera, Dabira Chhabra, Jiju Vijayakumar & Sharad Kumar Dubai – As shipping enters the final lap in the race towards meeting the IMO Sulphur cap by January 2020, the industry...
February 24th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

Base port discharge rules on scientific fact, advises CSA 2020

Base port discharge rules on scientific fact, advises CSA 2020
The Clean Shipping Alliance (CSA) 2020 has called upon the global maritime industry not to single out scrubber wash waters when coastal states and port authorities adopt local regulations to lessen the impact of ship operations on their ports and harbours. Responding to reports that coastal states and...
January 23rd, 2019 | Environment, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jan-2019 MARINE WORKS AT TSIM SHA TSUI Hong Kong CABLE LAYING WORKS IN THE EAST JOHOR STRAIT Singapore TROPICAL LOW EXPECTED TO BECOME CYCLONE Dampier, Australia BAN ON OPEN-LOOP SCRUBBERS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Marine Works at Tsim Sha Tsui Tuesday, January 22, 2019, Hong Kong For approximately...
January 22nd, 2019 | Construction, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI)

Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI)
… Georgios TERIAKIDIS, Regional Business Development Manager, South East Europe, Middle East & Africa, DNV GL – Maritime advises on the  Scrubber Statistics – Alternative Fuels Insight Platform (AFI): DNV GL’s Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform is a new application, offered...
November 13th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Statistics, Technical, Technology | Read More

Newport Shipping Group Purchases 100 Scrubbers

Newport Shipping Group Purchases 100 Scrubbers
Newport Shipping’s COO Roy Yap (seated left) and Puyier General Manager Ryan Gao sign a partnership agreement for the supply Puyier’s marine exhaust cleaning systems Newport Shipping Group has purchased 100 scrubbers with options for an additional 100 units from Chinese scrubber manufacturer Weihai...
October 3rd, 2018 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal

Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal
Wärtsilä hybrid scrubber systems have the flexibility to operate in both open and closed loop. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 July 2018 at 11.00 a.m. EEST – The year 2020 is approaching along with the Sulphur cap regulation of 0.5%, putting pressure on maritime agents to decrease emissions – and...
July 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chelsea Technologies Group Wash Water Monitor Installed on Scrubber Retrofit in China

Chelsea Technologies Group Wash Water Monitor Installed on Scrubber Retrofit in China
(Left) Dr Brian Phillips, managing director, Chelsea Technologies Group One of the first scrubber retrofits in China reflective of a wider uptake in the global scrubber market 13 July 2018 – Chelsea Technologies Group (CTG), a world leader in the design and manufacture of sensors for the maritime...
July 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Grimaldi Group will take advantage of Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubber connectivity on five ACL vessels

The Grimaldi Group will take advantage of Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubber connectivity on five ACL vessels
Grimaldi Group has signed an agreement for PureSOx connectivity services on five vessels operated by Atlantic Container Line (ACL) The Grimaldi Group, a long-time Alfa Laval PureSOx customer, has signed an agreement for PureSOx connectivity services on five vessels operated by Atlantic Container Line...
June 26th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers
The NYK BP Handymax Bulk Carriers which will be equipped with Wärtsilä scrubbers to be built at Oshima Shipyard – image courtesy of NYK BP The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the exhaust gas cleaning systems for two new 56,000 DWT Handymax bulk carriers. The ships are being...
July 26th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

DNV GL in China: First AiP for scrubber manufacturer Shanghai Bluesoul

DNV GL in China: First AiP for scrubber manufacturer Shanghai Bluesoul
Shanghai, 23 January 2017: DNV GL has awarded the Chinese scrubber manufacturer Shanghai Bluesoul Environmental Technology with an Approval in Principle (AiP) in recognition of the technical feasibility of the BlueSulf scrubber system. The AiP is the first of its kind for a scrubber according to the...
January 23rd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Kaminco Announces New Orders for CROE Scrubbers

Kaminco Announces New Orders for CROE Scrubbers
Royal Caribbean cruises: The scrubbers for the 7 ships are designed and are now in fabrication.  Delivery will be between October and December of this year.           US/Canada Great Lakes Bulk Carrier: 2 flue gas scrubbers were installed and have been working very well since...
September 17th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scrubbers: Shipowners urge for clarity and…

Scrubbers: Shipowners urge for clarity and…
Patrick Verhoeven Scrubbers: Shipowners urge for clarity and legal certainty at the eleventh hour In a position paper published today, European shipowners ask EU Member States to adopt a clear, long-term and above all harmonised position on the issue of the discharges of washwater produced by open-loop...
October 7th, 2014 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More