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Home » News » Air Pollution - Q2 2015

Air Pollution - Q2 2015

Alfa Laval PureNOx approved for MAN Diesel & Turbo EGR scrubber
23 Jun 2015 08:43 GMT
Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) scrubber is to be used with MAN's two-stroke marine engines to reduce NOx emissions.

Hybrid scrubbers ordered for three container ships
18 Jun 2015 11:13 GMT
Scrubber systems are scheduled for delivery in December 2015.

Carl Buttner tanker to be equipped with scrubber
16 Jun 2015 13:09 GMT
BNG Scrubber is designed as a hybrid system, which means that both open-loop and closed-loop methods can be used.

Scrubber installed aboard M/V Bore Song
11 Jun 2015 08:07 GMT
Scrubber system allows both open and closed loop operation.

Approval in principle for LNG-fuelled bulk carrier design
04 Jun 2015 13:52 GMT
LNG-fuelled Kamsarmax bulk carrier design gets go-ahead from DNV GL.

World's first green-ship equipment certification centre 'formally opened'
28 May 2015 11:14 GMT
New centre has been set up to test, evaluate and certify green-ship equipment.

Alfa Laval to showcase fuel-saving products in Amsterdam
27 May 2015 11:21 GMT
Company's stand is to feature several ways to achieve profitable power.

Belco to introduce scrubber at Nor-Shipping
27 May 2015 10:20 GMT
Scrubber design is 'transformed' to 'dramatically reduce operating and installed costs'.

6% of ships spot-checked by EMSA were non-compliant with EU fuel regulations
21 May 2015 11:33 GMT
Reasons for non-compliance included being unable to produce satisfactory samples, and having fuel with a sulphur content above 0.1%.

Antwerp to offer discount to ships with lower particulate emissions
20 May 2015 12:38 GMT
Discount to be granted from next month to ships that use alternative technology to reduce particulate emissions.

Eight approved AEC scrubbers in operation
20 May 2015 12:22 GMT
AEC Maritime's scrubbing system was approved by Lloyd's Register last year.

MEPC 68: Summary of bunker-related issues
19 May 2015 10:21 GMT
Summary of topics discussed at last week's Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meeting in London.

Sekimizu's speech at MEPC 68
13 May 2015 12:34 GMT
IMO Secretary-General, Koji Sekimizu, spoke earlier this week at the 68th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committe (MEPC).

DNV GL 'honoured' that ships are first to receive 'Gas Ready' notation
11 May 2015 10:57 GMT
The M.V. Barzan is the first of six 18,800-TEU container vessels ordered by UASC.

Royal Wagenborg orders scrubber systems
11 May 2015 08:58 GMT
The Balticborg and Bothniaborg are to be fitted with exhaust gas cleaning systems.

Royal Caribbean orders scrubbers for four ships
08 May 2015 07:29 GMT
Freedom of the Seas, Independence of the Seas, Liberty of the Seas and Adventure of the Seas are all to be fitted with scrubber systems.

Bunker-related issues on MEPC 68 agenda
07 May 2015 09:13 GMT
Issues include the availability of compliant fuel oil in 2020, quality control measures prior to the delivery of bunkers and a data collection system for fuel consumption.

Alfa Laval PureSOx water cleaning process now patented
29 Apr 2015 14:58 GMT
Company says the patented technology is vital to secure compliance in either hybrid or closed loop mode.

Lloyd's Register issues emissions guidance
23 Apr 2015 09:17 GMT
Guidance is designed to support emissions compliance decision-making.

Scrubber systems installed on four Finnlines ships
22 Apr 2015 10:22 GMT
Exhaust gas cleaning systems were installed in Estonia.

New vessel design with 'reduction of 20 to 25 percent in fuel consumption'
21 Apr 2015 09:44 GMT
Anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel design is being launched at Singapore exhibition this week.

Hong Kong mandatory fuel switch approved. Think tank voices support
15 Apr 2015 12:01 GMT
From July, ocean-going vessels will be required to burn fuel with a sulphur content not exceeding 0.5 percent while at berth.

Ship manager fined for breach of US sulphur emissions regulations
07 Apr 2015 15:05 GMT
Company fined $283,500 for failing to switch fuel during seventeen port calls.

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