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Friday, April 5, 2019
yara marine scrubber
Maritime News

Yara Installs Scrubber System on Record-Setting 80MW Ship Engine

Oslo-based Yara Marine Technologies says it has installed an inline hybrid scrubber system on board an ultra-large containership in what is believed to be the

April 5, 2019
Total Views: 37

Friday, March 29, 2019
hyundai merchant marine
Maritime News

World’s Biggest Boxships Will Be Fitted with Scrubbers

Hyundai Merchant Marine will fit its 23,000 TEU megaships with exhaust gas cleaning systems to meet the International Maritime Organization’s low sulphur

March 29, 2019
Total Views: 48

Friday, March 22, 2019
nyk containership
Maritime News

NYK Secures ‘Green Loan’ for Scrubber Installs

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Japanese transport group NYK has secured a ¥9bn ($81m) syndicated ‘green’ loan, supported by eight domestic

March 22, 2019
Total Views: 1069

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Shipowners Fret IMO 2020 as Ports Ban Open-Loop Scrubbers

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney LONDON, March 19 (Reuters) – More ports around the world are banning ships from using a fuel cleaning system that

March 19, 2019
Total Views: 94

Monday, March 18, 2019
Stena Bulk Opts for Scrubbers on 16 Tankers
Maritime News

Stena Bulk Opts for Scrubbers on 16 Tankers

Tanker shipping company Stena Bulk has announced a major investment in scrubber systems to be installed on sixteen of its vessels before the IMO’s new

March 18, 2019
Total Views: 112

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Maritime News

Scrubbers Seen Costing Megaships ‘At Least 200 TEU’

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Scrubbers installed on ultra-large large container vessels (ULCVs) could take up “at least 200 teu” of container

March 13, 2019
Total Views: 88

Monday, March 4, 2019
maersk tankers
Maritime News

Maersk Tankers to Install Scrubbers on Select LR2 Product Tankers

Maersk Tankers will invest in four scrubber systems to be installed on selected LR2 vessels in the Maersk Product Tanker fleet before January 2020. The

March 4, 2019
Total Views: 33

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Shipping emissions
Maritime News

Scrubber Debate Heats Up as EC Calls on IMO to Restrict Use

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The pro-scrubber Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 has strongly criticised the EC for urging the International Maritime

February 20, 2019
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

UAE’s Fujairah Port is Latest to Ban Open-Loop Scrubbers

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates has become the latest major port to ban a type of fuel

January 22, 2019
Total Views: 56

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

China Bans Discharge from Open-Loop Scrubbers in Some Waters

For now, the ban applies only to wash water discharges in inland ECAs, port waters in domestic emission control areas, and in Bohai Bay, but a full ban on

January 8, 2019
Total Views: 36

Friday, December 21, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

Pollution-Busting Scrubbers Spark Uproar in Global Shipping

By Niclas Rolander (Bloomberg) — They’re large, they’re expensive and they’re increasingly controversial. Scrubbers, a type of exhaust

December 21, 2018
Total Views: 19

Monday, December 17, 2018
An aerial of a containership showing emissions
Maritime News

Scrubber Installation Picking Up Steam Ahead of IMO 2020

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – The number of exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) being installed on containerships is gathering pace, according to

December 17, 2018
Total Views: 67

Friday, November 30, 2018
ship anchorage
Maritime News

Singapore to Ban ‘Wash Water’ Discharges from Open-Loop Scrubber Systems from 2020

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime Port Authority (MPA) will ban the discharge of “wash water”

November 30, 2018
Total Views: 29

Monday, November 26, 2018
AFIF Hapag-Lloyd
Maritime News

Hapag-Lloyd Hops on Scrubber Bandwagon While They Still Can

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Hapag-Lloyd has belatedly joined the rush to install scrubber technology on its container vessels, ahead of the IMO 2020

November 26, 2018
Total Views: 16

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
maersk ship
Maritime News

Maersk to Install Scrubbers On a ‘Limited Number of Vessels’ Ahead of 2020 Global Sulphur Cap

SINGAPORE/COPENHAGEN, Sept 12 (Reuters) – A.P. Moller-Maersk , the world’s biggest container shipping group, will add devices to reduce harmful

September 12, 2018
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Maritime News

Eagle Bulk Reveals 19-Vessel Scrubber Initiative

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) announced today that it has entered into a series of agreements for the purchase of up to 37 exhaust gas cleaning

September 4, 2018
Total Views: 10

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

Outlook for High-Sulphur Fuel Demand Jumps as More Ships Install Scrubbers -FGE

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Aug 21 (Reuters) – Demand for high sulphur marine fuels is likely to see a smaller drop than previously expected by 2020,

August 21, 2018
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

More Ships Installing Scrubbers Ahead of 2020 – JBC

SINGAPORE, Aug 14 (Reuters) – An increase in the number of ships adding cleaning systems to their smokestacks will mean vessels will continue to burn a

August 14, 2018
Total Views: 133

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Scrubber Installs Approaching 1,000 Ships Globally – Survey
Maritime News

Scrubber Installs Approaching 1,000 Ships Globally – Survey

The number of merchant ships with exhaust gas cleaning systems either installed or on order is approaching 1,000 ships worldwide, according to a survey by the

July 25, 2018
Total Views: 49

Thursday, July 19, 2018
Death of Dirty Fuel Oil May Be Exaggerated as Ships Fit Scrubbers
Maritime News

Death of Dirty Fuel Oil May Be Exaggerated as Ships Fit Scrubbers

By Alex Longley and Irene García Pérez (Bloomberg) — One of the world’s most polluting fuels may have some life left in it yet. Demand for high

July 19, 2018
Total Views: 10


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