A scrubber being installed. Credit: PPG

HMM to fix scrubbers to POSCO ships

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Panasia, and DSEC with the intention of fixing scrubbers to a number of its bulk carriers. South Korea’s largest shipping […]

Looking to a holistic view of safety

On 6 January 2018, the vessels Sanchi and CF Crystal were involved in a widely publicised collision resulting in the loss of 32 lives. We don’t know yet what led to this tragic event but we […]

14 DHT VLCCs will have scrubbers installed by 2020. Credit: FOTOFLITE

DHT to retrofit scrubbers on 12 VLCCs

Tanker owner DHT has signed an agreement to install scrubbers on 12 of its very large crude carriers (VLCCs). The company chose Swedish engineering firm Alfa Laval to supply the technology, securing shipyard space to […]