Month: November 2019

Panama Canal Authority announced ban the use of open-loop scrubbers in Panama Canal waters

The following ClassNK Technical Information Notice was newly issued. To whom it may concern Please be informed that Panama Canal Authority announced ban the use of open-loop…


Malaysia Prohibits Open-Loop Scrubbers in Its Waters (IMO 2020 sulphur Cap regulation)

Malaysia has decided to ban the use of open-loop exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) by vessels operating in the country’s waters. “Malaysia prohibits the discharge of washwater…