Overview Documents

Documents

Below you will find the Press Package that was distributed to the Media and Press present at the Nor-Shipping Press Conference.

Attached Documents

Details on Operational and Accidental Oil Discharge Research (PDF, 375 KB)

Research showing the impact that operational and accidentail oil leakge has on global oceans.

Cost and Performance Implications of Meeting the VGP Cost and Performance Implications of Meeting the VGP (PDF, 327 KB)

An in-depth look at the costs associated with complying to the VGP.

Overview on US EAL Regulations (PDF, 329 KB)

Explanation of Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EALs) and the regulations that govern them.

Case Studies of Ship Owners Using Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Bearing Systems (PDF, 332 KB)

Success stories and case studies about ship owners that use seawater lubricated propeller shaft bearings.

Simplicity of Converting to a Seawater Lubricated Propeller Shaft Bearing System (PDF, 323 KB)

Overview of converting a vessel with oil lubricated bearings to one with seawater lubricated bearings.