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Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Engineering News

Wärtsilä’s Sigurd Jenssen Discusses Scrubber Technology and Environmental Compliance [INTERVIEW]

While at the SMM Hamburg conference a few weeks ago, I met up with Sigurd Jenssen, Director, EGC at Wärtsilä Environmental Solutions Tell me a bit about

September 26, 2012
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Monday, September 24, 2012
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Engineering News

Assessing Emission Reduction Options for Container Feeder Vessels [STUDY]

One of the biggest issues facing ship owners these days is what do to about the IMO emissions regulations, particularly those referring to sulfur oxides (SOx),

September 24, 2012
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Tuesday, September 18, 2012
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EU to Present Proposal to Curb CO2 Emissions From Shipping

(Bloomberg) — The European Union will present in the coming months a proposal to curb emissions from ships in the absence of an international solution, a

September 18, 2012
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Tuesday, September 11, 2012
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News

EU Backs Tougher Ship-Fuel Sulfur Limits, Enacting IMO Accords

The European Union set stricter limits for sulfur in ship fuel, enacting International Maritime Organization agreements to fight air pollution. The European

September 11, 2012
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Thursday, August 2, 2012
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News

Oceans Play Major Role in Absorbing Greenhouse Gases, Future Still Unclear However [REPORT]

Via NOAA Earth’s oceans, forests and other ecosystems continue to soak up about half the carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere by human activities,

August 2, 2012
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Tuesday, July 31, 2012
News

IMO: North American Emission Control Area Comes Into Effect Tomorrow

The North American Emission Control Area (ECA), under the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL), comes into effect from

July 31, 2012
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Monday, July 23, 2012
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Shipping Industry: IMO Study on Low Sulphur Fuel Availability Needed Now

Representing nearly 80% of the world’s merchant fleet, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) on Monday called on the International Maritime

July 23, 2012
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Thursday, July 5, 2012
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Engineering News

Rowan Orders South Korean Drillships With Emissions Scrubbers

Hyundai Heavy Industries announced today that it will supply 18 gas emission reduction systems for three drillships ordered by Rowan in June 2011. The

July 5, 2012
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
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News

Reducing Ship Emissions Cost-Effectively, Lloyd’s Register Provides Guidance

A new guide from Lloyd’s Register provides owners and operators with the technical information to reduce emissions in a cost-effective manner.  

June 21, 2012
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Thursday, June 14, 2012
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IMF Chief: Maritime and Aviation CO2 Tax Alone Could Raise $250 Million by 2020

(Dow Jones) WASHINGTON–The head of the International Monetary Fund called Tuesday for governments to tax carbon dioxide emissions to help limit

June 14, 2012
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Thursday, May 24, 2012
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EU Reaches Agreement to Slash Air Pollution From Ships

Council and the European Parliament reach a provisional agreement on the sulphur content of marine fuels The EU Wednesday announced an informal agreement

May 24, 2012
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Sunday, April 22, 2012
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News

Wallenius Wilhelmsen on Track for 30% Reduction in Ship Emissions by 2015 [REPORT]

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), the global shipping and logistics company, announced today that it is on track to reduce its relative greenhouse gas

April 22, 2012
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Friday, February 24, 2012
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Blog

Exhaust Emission Regulations and their Impact on Tugboat Design

– By Allan B. Turner, P.Eng., Mechanical Engineer With the pending introduction of EPA Tier 4 and IMO Tier III engine exhaust emission regulations

February 24, 2012
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Monday, January 30, 2012
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Canada’s Algoma Central Corp. to ‘Scrub’ Out SOx Emissions with Help from Wärtsilä

Algoma Central Corp., the largest Canadian shipowner and operator of Canadian-flagged Great Lakes vessels, has announced plans to install fresh water exhaust

January 30, 2012
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Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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Press Releases

Hybrid Ship Propulsion Drives – Samsung Makes A Large Investment

One of the world’s largest shipbuilders, South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries, has ordered STADT STASCHO  No-Loss Drive electrical

November 30, 2011
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Monday, November 14, 2011
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The Impact of IMO’s New Energy Efficiency Measures and the EEDI [STUDY]

New Study Shows Significant Reduction in CO2 Emissions From Ships Implementing New IMO Measures An IMO-commissioned study into the impact of mandatory energy

November 14, 2011
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Saturday, October 29, 2011
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The Return of Steam Propulsion? Voith Says Yes.

For decades the use of steam propulsion has been phased out by monstrous low and medium speed diesels as well as specialized diesel electric systems. But

October 29, 2011
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Monday, October 24, 2011
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The Bubble Ship – Mitsubishi’s New Green Ship Technology

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has developed a new bulk carrier able to reduce CO2 emissions by 25% using bubbles. Further, the Mitsubishi Air Lubrication

October 24, 2011
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Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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News

Seawater Scrubbing – Port of Los Angeles invests in innovative green technology for ships

The Port of Los Angeles and California State University Long Beach (CSULB) have announced a partnership to develop and test a new $1.8 million seawater

October 4, 2011
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Thursday, September 15, 2011
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NOAA: Low-Sulfur Fuel Really Does Make a Difference

A new NOAA-led study looked to confirm what the shipping industry and regulators have thought all along; when vessels switch to use low-sulphur fuel, harmful

September 15, 2011
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