marlamamba ® 24-Mar-2019 17:41

Global Sulphur Cap 2020: Compliance options and implications for shipping – focus on scrubbers


Year: 2019
Language: english
Author: DNV GL
Genre: Guide
Publisher: DNV GL
Format: PDF
Quality: eBook
Pages count: 28
Description: The global 0.50% sulphur cap will enter into force in 2020, and more than 70,000 ships will be affected by the regulation. Stricter limits on sulphur (SOx) emissions are already in place in Emission Control Areas (ECAs) in Europe and the Americas, and new control areas are being established in ports and coastal areas in China. As a result, ship owners are weighing their options to ensure compliance.
For the 2020 deadline, there are in essence four choices available:
- Switching from high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) to marine gas oil (MGO) or distillates
- Using very-low-sulphur fuel oil or compliant fuel blends (0.50% sulphur)
- Retrofitting vessels to use alternative fuels such as LNG or other sulphur-free fuels
- Installing exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers), which allows operation on regular HSFO
To assist in navigating these waters, this guidance paper aims to provide an update of the latest regulatory developments and enforcement measures, as well as technological and market developments for alternative compliance solutions.
This report is an update of the DNV GL Global Sulphur Cap brochure, published in October 2016, and includes an extended section on scrubbers.

Contents

Screenshots

DNV GL Global Sulphur Cap 2020.pdf

Reply

Similar releases

Stena Bulk Opts for Scrubbers on 16 Tankers
Guidance to Shipping Companies and Crews on Preparing for Compliance with the 2020 ‘Global Sulphur…
Guidelines for Operation on Fuels with less than 0.1% Sulphur - MAN Diesel & Turbo [2104, PDF]
Risk Focus: Safe LNG Bunkering, A guide to good LNG bunkering practice, October 2019 - UK P&I…
Advisory On Exhaust Gas Scrubber Systems - ABS [2018, PDF]
Sulphur Guide, Dealing with the Sulphur Cap 2020 and beyond - The Swedish Club [2019, PDF]
The supply and use of 0.50% sulphur marine fuel, Joint Industry Guidance - Joint Industry Project…
MARPOL - Reduction of the Sulphur Emission Control Area (SECA) Fuel Oil Sulphur Limit
China Emission Control Areas Implementation - CCS [2017, PDF]
The IMO 2020 Sulphur Limit | Explanatory guidance - Dromon Bureau of Shipping [2021, PDF]
  • Reply

The time now is: Today 03:52

All times are GMT + 3 Hours