Gard: Switch to Low Sulphur Fuel Prior to Entering ECA

Gard Switch to Low Sulphur Fuel Prior to Entering ECA

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has voiced concerns about the increasing number of vessels at risk of experiencing loss ...

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Euroports: ECA Compliance Cannot Be Optional

Euroports ECA Compliance Should Be Mandatory

Shippers operating within Sulphur Emission Control Areas (SECAs) should be deciding on which strategy for ...

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Stena Line First to Order New Wärtsilä Scrubbers

Stena Line First to Order New Wärtsilä Scrubbers

Swedish ferry operator Stena Line is planning to retrofit two of its Ro-Ro vessels with Wärtsilä scrubbers to meet ...

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Drewry: ECA Compliance Costs Shippers Nothing

Drewry ECA Compliance Costs Shippers Nothing

The implementation of the new marine pollution regulation in North Europe and the US since January has so far ...

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How Has Shipping Industry Responded to ECA 2015?

How Has Shipping Industry Responded to ECA 2015

Choosing the right investment towards compliance to 0.1% sulphur emissions in select SECA areas with effect from ...

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New 0.1% ECA Fuel Launched in Colombia

Marine fuel supplier Bunkers International together with its JV partner,  CI Vanoil Ltda. have launched a new ...

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Alfa Laval Marks Spike in Scrubber Orders

Alfa Laval Marks Spike in Scrubber Orders

Throughout 2014 Sweden’s Alfa Laval saw steady growth in the orders of their marine exhaust gas cleaning ...

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Skuld Advises Strict Compliance to ECA Rules

Skuld Advises Strict Compliance to ECA Rules

It has only been three weeks since the new ultra low sulphur regulations have come in to force in North America and ...

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Liberian-Flag Ships Get Retrofit Deal

Liberian-Flag Ships Get Retrofit Deal

The Liberian Registry has entered into a partnership with U.S.-based consultancy EfficientShip Finance (ESF) to ...

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EPA Issues Penalty Policy for ECA Violations

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published a penalty policy for assessing civil penalties for ...

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California Fines 4 Ships for Violating Fuel Rules

California Fines Shippers for Violating ECA Rules

The California Air Resources Board has fined four shipping companies a combined USD 146,719 for failing to switch ...

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Horizon Lines Gets Time to Install Scrubbers

The United States Coast Guard and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have granted a conditional waiver from ...

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Royal Caribbean Gets Time to Install Scrubbers

US Authorities Give Royal Caribbean Time to Install Scrubbers

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Coast Guard authorized formal exemptions by Royal Caribbean ...

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Royal Caribbean to Retrofit 19 Ships with Scrubbers

Royal Caribbean to Retrofit 19 Ships with Scrubbers

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. will retrofit 19 of its ships with advanced emissions purification (AEP) systems. ...

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Japan, Singapore Jointly Tackling EGCS

Japan, Singapore Jointly Tackling EGCS

Japan’s Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, the Monohakobi Technology Institute, and ClassNK have teamed up with ...

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US Coast Guard, EPA to Monitor Sulphur Emission Compliance

US Coast Guard, EPA to Monitor Sulphur Emission Compliance

The U.S. Coast Guard together with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will soon take action to ensure ...

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BIMCO Urges for Robust Enforcement of Sulphur Limits

The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) is calling on governments to exercise “robust” enforcement of ...

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Drewry: Carriers Urged for Transparency on Low-Sulphur ...

Drewry Carriers Urged for Transparency on Sulphur Surcharges

Carriers will need to provide transparent cost calculations to exporters and importers to justify the cost ...

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Singapore Port to Offer LNG by 2020

Singapore Port to Offer LNG by 2020

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is planning to establish LNG bunkering pilot programme by early ...

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Worldscale Association Sets 2015 Bunker Prices

In anticipation of higher freight costs triggered by more stringent environmental regulations for Emmision Control ...

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Rickmers Says Sulphur Switch Costly but Welcome

Rickmers Says Sulphur Switch Costly but Welcome

Rickmers-Linie has issued a release declaring its support for the introduction of stricter sulphur regulations but ...

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