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09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
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Morning coffee and breakfast
09:30 - 09:40 10 mins
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Chairman’s review of day one
  • Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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09:45 - 10:15 30 mins
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What are some of the roadblocks to the uptake of scrubbers and how to see the future for the industry evolving?
  • Kate Schroder Jensen - Engineer, EGC/IGS Legislation & Compliance, Alfa Laval Aalborg A/S
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10:15 - 11:10 55 mins
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Industry panel: Feedback from the front line
  • Franco Porcellacchia - Vice President, Carnival Corporation
  • Laura Langh-Lagerlöf - Commercial Director, Langh Ship Oy Ab
  • Juan Carbayo - Director of Business Development & Markets Regulation, Cepsa Gas Comercializadora
  • Vijay Sampath - Principal Consultant, Downstream Technology & Services, Chevron Corporation
  • Moderator Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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Shipowners, regulators and manufacturers will discuss the installation processes, operational experience and performance of scrubbers, including:

  • Choosing the right scrubber
  • Operation feedback on scrubber systems
  • ROI analysis: Change to low sulphur or move to HFO with scrubbers installed
  • Sulphur regulation monitoring and enforcement feedback
  • Case for scrubber’s vs LNG and alternate systems
  • What are the limitations of the scrubber system in the context of long term investment, changing environmental regulations and sulphur cap?
11:00 - 11:30 30 mins
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Coffee and networking break
11:30 - 12:00 30 mins
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Alternative financing of scrubber retro-fit
  • Roman Poersch - Managing Director, Wilhelm Borchert
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  • Industry needs and market facts
  • General ways of financing
  • Alternative strategies
  • Different solution scenarios
12:00 - 12:30 30 mins
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Training on scrubber systems and residue disposal options
  • Jussi Katajainen - Product Manager, Langh Tech
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  • What type of training is expected of the crew?
  • Ensuring crew are competent in using new equipment and technologies
  • What happens if my scrubber breaks down and will ship owners be penalised?
  • Safely handling corrosive chemicals and waste water
12:30 - 13:30 60 mins
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Networking Lunch
13:30 - 13:55 25 mins
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Demonstration of compliance for EGCS in limited operation
  • Ricardo Batista - Project Officer Marine Environment & PSC, EMSA
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  • EGCS Transient behaviour: Demonstration of compliance in the presence of time-limited emission ratio excursions
  • Instrument malfunction: How to allow for alternative demonstration of compliance?
  • Partial equipment breakdown: limited operation
13:55 - 14:15 20 mins
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Accidental Breakdown
  • Ricardo Batista - Project Officer Marine Environment & PSC, EMSA
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  • Information to Competent Authorities/PSC
  • Management of information
14:15 - 14:45 30 mins
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Retrofit concept of an existing vessel – How do I identify a vessel with a retrofit?
  • Marcus Mello - Staff R&D Engineer, Separations R&D/Process Research Unit, Chevron Energy Technology Company
  • Vijay Sampath - Principal Consultant, Downstream Technology & Services, Chevron Corporation
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  • Is it feasible and practical to fit a scrubber system, is there space?
14:45 - 15:15 30 mins
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Coffee and Networking Break
15:15 - 15:45 30 mins
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Chemicals for scrubbers: Plan, Prepare, Budget and Secure it. Before you need it.
  • Pierre-Alexis Mosnier - Director, Mareneco Ltd
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  • Key parameters: types, properties, spec, density, classification, materials, connections, delivery options
  • Key steps: storage, pre-delivery assessment, operating procedure, budgeting, security of supply
15:45 - 16:00 15 mins
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Using Scrubbers to meet sulphur requirements
  • Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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16:00 - 16:30 30 mins
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Take home target and Chairman’s closing remarks
  • Nick Confuorto - Chairman, Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)
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