MPC Container Ships buys more scrubbers and signs charter agreements for six scrubber-retrofitted vessels

MPC Container Ships buys more scrubbers and signs charter agreements for six scrubber-retrofitted vessels

Following the announcement made on 14 November 2018, MPC Container Ships ASA announced on Friday (Nov 30) that it has exercised options to equip additional five vessels with exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) and …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Curious
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Expands Fleet Scrubber Initiative

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Expands Fleet Scrubber Initiative

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (Eagle Bulk) announced that is has exercised its options to purchase 15 additional exhaust gas cleaning systems (“scrubbers”) which are to be retrofitted on vessels …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Curious
TORM establishes JV with Guangzhou Shipyard International and ME Production to manufacture scrubbers to reduce sulfur

TORM establishes JV with Guangzhou Shipyard International and ME Production to manufacture scrubbers to reduce sulfur

TORM plc (TORM) has established a joint venture with ME Production, a leading scrubber manufacturer, and Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI), which is part of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation group. The joint …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Frontline orders exhaust gas cleaning systems for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc

Frontline orders exhaust gas cleaning systems for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE: FRO) yesterday announced that it has ordered exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc. (FMSI). This follows the Company’s …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious
Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced yesterday that it has entered into commercial agreements for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) on five of its Capesize bulk carriers …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Bulk confirms scrubber order with Bluesoul

Stena Bulk confirms scrubber order with Bluesoul

Stena Bulk has now signed a turnkey exhaust gas scrubber solution agreement with Chinese Bluesoul to equip its Suezmax and IMOIIMAX fleets. In total, Stena Bulk will equip 15 vessels with scrubbers and have an additional …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
Scorpio Tankers Announces Update on Scrubbers

Scorpio Tankers Announces Update on Scrubbers

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) (Scorpio Tankers) announced Monday (Oct 15) that following its entry into an agreement to retrofit 15 of its LR2s with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (Scrubbers), it has agreed letters of …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Finance
Star Bulk Carriers announces a pioneering green loan to finance the retrofitting of 50 scrubbers

Star Bulk Carriers announces a pioneering green loan to finance the retrofitting of 50 scrubbers

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (Star Bulk) (Nasdaq: SBLK, Oslo: SBLK‐R), a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes announced Tuesday (Oct 09) that it has entered into a $310 million loan …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Finance
Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Implements Comprehensive Fleet Plan Ahead of IMO 2020 Regulations

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Implements Comprehensive Fleet Plan Ahead of IMO 2020 Regulations

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) (Genco) today announced that it plans to install exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) on its 17 Capesize vessels with options for installation on an additional 15 …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways, Inc. (NYSE: INSW) (INSW), one of the largest tanker companies worldwide providing energy transportation services for crude oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas (LNG), today announced …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious