——ContiOcean has delivered 70 sets of EGCS
On February 23rd, 2021, when the Chinese Lantern Festival is approaching, the exhaust gas cleaning system (EGCS) from ContiOcean Group installed on the ship M/V"SMITI" of Essar Shipping has successfully passed the sea trial, all indexes of the trail result fully met the IMO MEPB (68)-Scheme B requirements, and delivered to customer. This is our first EGCS project for Essar Shipping installed by ContiOcean Group, and also the 70th EGCS project delivered by ContiOcean Group to our customers. (Essar Shipping was founded in 1945, it is considered to be one of the largest private shipping companies in India. It is headquartered in Mumbai and has regional offices throughout India. Essar Shipping provides heavy cargo and crude oil transportation with a large number of vessels and with an annual turnover of approximately 83 billion rupees.)
2020 was the first year for mandatory enforcement of the emission limit of the sulfur pollutant of IMO MEPC (68)-Scheme B. It was also a challenging year of the industry as the international crude oil price slumped as a result of the worldwide lock-down due to the pandemic of Covid-19. Nevertheless, 2020 was a year for ContiOcean Group to reinforce its believe and its original intent, to overcame difficulties and continues to pursue the vision of a blue ocean. Internationally, ContiOcean Group has provided EGCS desulfur solutions for EPS, Genco, MOL, FPMC, PB, GE, Hapag-Llyod and other well-known shipping companies; domestically, ContiOcean Group has provided cost-effective desulfurization equipment and engineering services for SWS, NTS, CHI，CMI shipyards etc. ContiOcean Group has an excellent team, we strive to provide high-quality products and professional services to win widespread praise from our customers.
The recent recovery of international crude oil price and the expected worldwide control over the pandemic of Covid19 in 2021 are both supporting a market recovery of the EGCS business, the EGCS desulfurization market has recently become increasingly active. We believe that the tailor-made EGCS sulfur-emission solution for each customer by the professional engineer team of ContiOcean Group can meet the market needs. We offer one-stop shop environmental tech solution and provide additional services such as economics evaluation, 3D scanning, BWTS and EGCS combined design, FGSS solution, ship cyber security, intelligent control system, etc. In 2021, ContiOcean Group will continue to invest and strive to contribute ourselves to the marine environmental protection mission and the reduction of the global sulfur pollutant emission.