Spliethoff series opts for scrubbers

Designed for outsized cargoes and potential Polar operations, Spliethoff's six R-Class MPVs will feature scrubbers to comply with the global sulphur cap

Dutch ship owner Spliethoff has opted for scrubber installations on six multipurpose vessels (MPVs) to be built at Ouhua Shipbuilding Co in China, enabling the vessels to continue burning heavy fuel oil (HFO) after the IMO’s 2020 sulphur cap is introduced.

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