South Africa approves scrubber use

The Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 (CSA 2020) has welcomed a decision by the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) to accept all types of approved exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS), or scrubbers,

Alfa Laval marks tenth anniversary of first PureSOx scrubber installation

JANUARY 30, 2019 — With just under one year to go before implementation of the IMOglobal sulfur cap, Alfa Laval is marking a significant milestone: the tenth anniversary of the installation of

Pacific Green Marine to supply Scorpio scrubbers

DECEMBER 5, 2018 — Scorpio Tankers and Scorpio Bulkers have announced that they are to fit up to 126 vessels with “hybrid ready” exhaust gas cleaning systems by 2020, if all options

Scrubbers: Singapore adds to reasons for shipowner headaches

DECEMBER 3, 2018 — In his last public speech before stepping down as Chief Executive of the Singapore Maritime and Port Authority at the end of this year, Andrew Tan gave shipowners

Capital Product Partners to install scrubbers on up to 14 ships

NOVEMBER 1, 2018 — Athens, Greece, headquartered Capital Product Partners L.P. yesterday released its third quarter financial results and announced a plan to equip part of its fleet with exhaust gas cleaning

Scorpio Bulkers will fit scrubbers to Kamsarmax and Ultramax vessels

OCTOBER 15, 2018 — Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) has joined the growing list of bulk carrier operators who will invest in fitting exhaust gas scrubbers to its ships to meet to the

Newport Shipping buys 100 scrubbers for turnkey retrofits

OCTOBER 3, 2018 — London headquartered Newport Shipping Group has purchased 100 exhaust gas scrubbers, with options for an additional 100, from Chinese exhaust gas cleaning system manufacturer Weihai Puyi Marine Environmental

Leading owners who back scrubbers form Clean Shipping Alliance 2020

SEPTEMBER 28, 2018 — “To scrub, or not too scrub?” That’s the big issue facing shipowners as the IMO global sulfur cap approaches. Now, a number of leading companies from the commercial

Star Bulk to install scrubbers on its entire fleet

SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 – Athens headquartered Star Bulk Carriers Corp (Nasdaq: SBLK, Oslo: SBLKR) says that it intends to equip its entire fleet with exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) before the January

Eagle Bulk to retrofit up to 37 ships with scrubbers

SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 — Stamford, CT, headquartered Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) reports that it has entered into a series of agreements for the purchase of up to 37 exhaust gas