One Scrubber for all Main and Auxiliary Engines

By Peter Pospiech at July 25, 2013 06:07
Filed Under: Company News, Scrubbers
Norway's Clean Marine says it offers a patented exhaust gas cleaning system (EGCS) to meet upcoming regulations on sulphur emissions. "For vessels sailing in European waters and other emission control areas (ECAs), a maximum sulphur limit of 0.1% will apply from 2015," said CEO Nils Hoy-Petersen. "The Clean Marine system will clean both sulphur oxides (SOx) and particulate matter emissions from main and auxiliary engines as well as boilers." The EGCS is said to be the only system currently on the market with true multi-stream exhaust gas handling. This means that all exhaust sources on board are served by one common EGC unit without encountering an increase in back pressure, Clean Marine said. In addition the system can be retrofitted and installed, with slight modifications, in the existing funnel design.  Two fans and a gas recirculation mechanism integrated into the EGC unit ensure that pressure at the common gas-meeting point is maintained at ambient level, irrespective of th... [More]

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