EnvironmentReports Ship Efficiency Weekly E-News Bulletin – 20 March 2015 by admin March 20, 2016 March 20, 2016 IBIA Commits to Future 0.5% Sulphur Cap The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) has joined the Trident Alliance as a strategic partner in order to commit to enforcing the future of the 0.5% global sulphur cap. Read Full Article ► Cruise Ships Incorporated Into Hull Coatings Big Data Tool AkzoNobel has added cruise ships to a big data tool they launched in late 2015 that assesses the potential savings of fuel and CO2 prior to application of any International antifouling coatings. Read Full Article ► Industry’s First Engine Speed Optimiser Boasts 6% Fuel Savings ABB has introduced a new concept to the marine market that offers annual fuel savings of up to 6% by optimising engine speed. Read Full Article ► Klüber Launches VGP-Compliant Open Gear EAL Klüber has launched an environmentally acceptable lubricant (EAL) for open gears that is compliant with the United States Vessel General Permit (VGP). Read Full Article ► ———————————————————————————————— IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Examining the Catalysts for NOx SCR Uptake In this week’s In-depth industry insight feature, Ship Efficiency Review examines the evolution of selective catalytic reduction technology as a method for reducing Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) emissions. Read The Full Article ► ———————————————————————————————— Ocean Transport Heavyweights Agree to Fight Illegal Wildlife Trafficking The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), representing a coalition of shipping companies, has signed a Declaration to tackle global wildlife trafficking routes. Read Full Article ► Cruise Lines International Association Joins World Ocean Council The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has partnered with the World Ocean Council (WOC) to improve its protection and care of the environment. Read Full Article ► Baltic NOx ECA Appears On The Horizon? Recently, an Annual Meeting of the Helsinki Commission (HELCOM) agreed on a Roadmap that included the submission of a proposal to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for a Baltic Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) Emission Control Area (ECA). Read Full Article ► UV Ballast Treatment System Nears New USCG Type Approval Alfa Laval’s PureBallast ballast water management system (BWMS) is currently undergoing the United States Coast Guard’s (USCG) latest type approval method of testing. Read Full Article ► Who’s Doing What – Carisbrooke Signs 46-Ship Contract for Optimarin Ballast Systems – AIDA Cruise Liner Debuts Air Lubrication Tech – Spliethoff Equips Five Ships With Scrubbers You’re receiving this weekly email newsletter because you subscribed online via our website. Edit your subscription | Unsubscribe www.fathom-ctech.com www.twitter.com/fathom_ctech Newsletters 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail admin previous post Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago’s presentation at the Santacruceros festival next post VIKING well prepared for difficult years ahead You may also like German election results put Europe and climate change... September 27, 2021 Hot Port News from GAC September 25, 2021 BIMCO’s SNOW (Week 38): Transatlantic container shipping spot... September 24, 2021 Industry leaders & organizations call for decisive government... September 24, 2021 Hot Port News from GAC September 23, 2021 Strong domestic demand sees US oil product imports... September 23, 2021 PRIME’S DAILY MARKET REPORT SEPT 23, 2021 September 23, 2021 Corporate News from GAC September 23, 2021 GE Renewable Energy and ACTA MARINE sign contract... September 23, 2021 GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 23 September 2021) September 23, 2021 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.