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Cleanship Solutions are compliance and retrofit specialists providing the industry's only truly end to end compliance solution...

Shipowners' Trusted
Advocate

in achieving environmental compliance

Cleanship Solutions are compliance and retrofit specialists providing the industry's only truly end to end compliance solution...

Category: Exhaust Gas Cleaning

Hybrid Scrubbers – An Overview

Reading Time: 10 minutesHybrid scrubber systems are generally a combination of both the open loop and closed loop systems – offering owners and operators the flexibility of operating on one of the two modes, dependent on the alkalinity of the local water. As we discovered in previous articles, closed loop scrubber systems generally use…

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Open Loop Scrubbers – An Overview

Reading Time: 6 minutesWith the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap deadline getting closer, owners and operators are faced with having to make a significant operational and commercial decision – whether to continue operating on low sulphur fuel, post 2020, or whether to finance the retrofitting of a scrubber system to the vessel. Depending on the type of scrubber selected, retrofitting the system to an existing vessel can be a complex and expensive process. Setting aside the significant capital cost of the technology itself, the engineering required to integrate the scrubber system…

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Low Sulphur Fuels – A Sustainable Compliance Method?

Reading Time: 5 minutesWith the IMO imposed global deadline, under MARPOL Annex VI, of 1st January 2020 for 0.5% sulphur content of fuels drawing nearer, the importance of determining the optimum commercial and technical compliance solution for any given vessel is never higher. With scrubbers costing often in excess of $5 million to retrofit, the low investment option of switching to low sulphur fuels is certainly attractive to many owners and operators…

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Overview of Scrubber Technologies

Reading Time: 5 minutesWith the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap deadline getting closer, owners and operators are faced with having to make a significant operational and commercial decision – whether to continue operating on low sulphur fuel, post 2020, or whether to finance the retrofitting of a scrubber system to the vessel. Cleanship Solutions has developed this guide on scrubber technologies, including the benefits and drawbacks of each system.

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Ballast Water Management

Truly impartial advice and assistance in selecting the most suitable BWMS, as well as full retrofit engineering & installation services worldwide.

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Exhaust Gas Scrubbers

A range of exhaust gas scrubber retrofit engineering solutions including impartial system selection advice, 3D laser scanning and detailed retrofit engineering.

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Hazardous Materials

An experienced team of hazardous materials and ship recycling experts offering inventory of hazardous material surveys, and innovative reporting & visualisation capabilities.

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