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ClassNK updates guidelines on EGCS

ClassNK has released its latest guidelines on exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS).

  • Guidelines are an update to the previous ones released in 2014 and are based on joint research and testing on real EGCS.
  • Second version of the guidelines give updated information on the IMO’s regulation on SOx emissions and includes standards for installation of EGCS on ships and during trials.
  • Guidelines, which are free of charge, include requirements for obtaining class notations to signify that a ship fulfils requirements for the installation of EGCS.

Read more on the press release. 

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