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8 - 9 October 2020
240 Blackfriars,

Scrubbers: Operation, Maintenance and Compliance Seminar

Cost benefit analysis. Regulatory compliance. Operational efficiency.

Brought to you by Lloyd's Maritime Academy. Navigate your way through the scrubber installation and operation process with expert insights and shipowner case studies.

COVID-19 Update

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the Scrubbers: Operation, Maintenance and Compliance Seminar has been postponed until 8-9 October 2020. If you are already registered for June you have automatically been registered for the October edition of the event. No further action is necessary to confirm your participation.

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Agenda highlights 2020

Understand regulatory compliance
  • Sulphur cap enforcement post January 2020 and what the future holds 
  • Port regulations on scrubber washwater & sludge disposal 
  • How is Port State Control monitoring compliance with IMO 2020?
Explore investment and financing options in current economic conditions
  • Assess the current scrubber market and cost/benefit analysis 
  • Understand the impact on the market of the oil price drop and shipyard delays  
  • Analyse financing options and potential payback times in light of economic changes 
Manage system selection & installation
  • Planning effective installation project management
  • Meeting the challenges of retrofitting and shipyard timetables
  • Choosing the right materials to reduce breakdowns
Discuss efficient operations with practical examples
  • Experiences of using scrubbers: compliance, successes and failures
  • Choosing the right system for the fleet profile
  • Developing new technology for emissions monitoring
Ensure you are planning for contingencies
  • Trouble shooting ship board systems 
  • Learn about the penalties & liability for non-compliance 
  • Hear the P&I perspective on loss prevention and claims
Hear about crew training and maintenance issues
  • Undertaking crew training for correct and safe scrubber operation 
  • Using data collection and monitoring equipment correctly
  • Discuss how manufacturers can provide after sales service


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