Marine scrubber technology leader Ionada is pleased to announce the completion of it’s pilot testing project with MSC on the MV Jordan, a container vessel. The successful trials demonstrated compliance to the 0.5% and 0.1 % sulfur IMO regulations. The pilot trials consisted of the installation of an Ionada dry injection desulfurization system onto the main of the MV Jordan.
“We would like to thank the crew of the MSC Jordan and the entire MSC technical team of MSC Shipmanagement Limited for supporting and contributing to the successful trials” said Ionada Managing Director, Edoardo Panziera. “We look forward to continue working with MSC to implement dry desulfurization as a cost effective compliance solution for 2020 sulfur cap regulations” continued Edoardo Panziera.
With the introduction of Ionada’s Dry Desulfurization, shipowners can achieve the benefits of 50 % fuel cost savings while complying to the IMO 2020 0.5 % sulfur emissions regulations. Ionada’s Dry Desulfurization scrubbers has numerous advantages over traditional seawater scrubbers including no structural renovations, no sea water or washwater. Ionada is now offering shipowners an Exhaust Gas Cleaning (EGC) Service where shipowners only pay for the fuel cleaned. The EGC Service saves millions in capital costs, and completely de-risks scrubber purchases for the shipowners
MSC Shipmanagement ( https://www.mscshipmanagement.com/ ) is a MSC Family member employing nearly 14,000 people, which includes all shore staff in Cyprus, India, Ukraine and Philippines as well as the crew on board our managed cargo and cruises vessels.
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is a global business engaged in the shipping and logistics sector. Present in 155 countries, MSC facilitates international trade between the world’s major economies, and among emerging markets across all continents.
MSC calls at 500 ports on 200 trade routes, carrying some 21 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) annually, via a modern fleet, equipped with the latest green technologies.
Over the years, MSC has diversified its activities to include overland transportation, logistics and a growing portfolio of port terminal investments. Today, our focus remains true to our roots and we continue to build and retaining long-term trusted partnerships with customers of all size and scale.
Ionada (https://ionada.com/) is a global technology leader in air emission and water treatment technologies, focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing marine Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (EGCS). Ionada’s mission is to provide emission abatement technologies that not only keep our air and waters clean, but provide a financial benefit to our customers.
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