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Nick Confuorto

Chairman at Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association (EGCSA)


Nicholas Confuorto (Nick) is a founding member and the Chairman of the London based EGCSA (Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Association). 

Nick is also the President and Chief Operations Officer for CR Ocean Engineering LLC.  CR Ocean Engineering provides proprietary exhaust gas cleaning technologies (scrubbers), proprietary components and services to the maritime industry.

Since receiving his engineering degree from Columbia University in 1976, Nick focused his career in the field of environmental controls and has worked for some of the most respected corporate names in the air pollution controls industry. 

Drawing on more than 40 years of consulting, engineering, project management, purchasing, sales, marketing and research & development experience, Nick has been a strong advocate for the scrubbing industry and provides advice to the shipping industry on applying scrubbing technologies to meet regulatory requirements. 

Nick has authored many technical papers, magazine articles and books on the reduction of pollutants from various industries.     

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