The exhaust gas cleaning worldwide market is very important and will increase in the coming years to allow the ships to comply with the new regulations.
A majority of orders concern the retrofits.
Type of ships
As shown on the chart, bulkers and containers ship are the largest segment for scrubber system upgrade.
Most of the systems installed on board the ships are the “Open loop” configuration explained by their low Capex and Opex
These systems are often proposed by LAB with the “Hybrid ready” option, meaning ready to be converted in closed loop, in order to give more flexibility to the owner and to anticipate future regulations.