The first EGCSA workshop of 2018 is taking place in New York!

This event is open to non-members.

Meet international suppliers of exhaust gas cleaning systems and associated equipment. Watch the presentations and take part in discussion and debate.

When: 27 – 28 February  2018
Day one 0900 – 1730
Day two 0900 – 1200

Where: Lexington Hotel, 511 Lexington Avenue at 48th Street, New York, NY 10017, United States

Non-member price: USD600/GBP400

Contact Don Gregory to attend
Tel: +44 (0)1784 481151

Don Gregory





The Agenda:

EGCSA workshops are interactive with questions, answers and debate during and after the presentations. It is intended that topics will include:

  • EGCS – a perspective from an insurance provider
  • An update on the IMO PPR 5 meeting, including actions from the papers on the ban of carriage of HSFO, accidental breakdown, sampling procedures, 2020 consistent implementation and the plans for correspondence groups and the intersessional meeting – Don Gregory, EGCSA
  • The outcome of EGCSA/Euroshore water sampling campaign and proposals for a submissions to IMO – Mark West
  • Latest update on bunker fuel demand in 2020 and forecast pricing  – Dave St Amand of Navigistics
  • A US perspective on the inspection and approvals of EGCS by the USCG.
  • The current position of EGCS in the California fuels rules and the future developments of California Air Resources Board (CARB) with respective to air quality policies for OGVs.
  • Cruise lines wash water sampling campaign. Outcome of the analysis data and plans for submission to the EU (to be confirmed)
  • A Classification Society perspective on the approvals and survey experience of current EGCS in service and under installation – Lloyd’s Register
  • EGCS installation experiences of a specialist survey and installation company – Baltec Marine
  • Financing scrubbers (to be confirmed)