The environmentally friendly scrubber from Langh Tech was acknowledged, as the EU-project based on the technology, received 14.6.2017 the Baltic Sea Clean Maritime Award at the Baltic Sea Forum in Berlin. The third-place award was handed to Langh Group’s Chairman of the Board, Maritime Counsellor Hans Langh by Professor Kurt Bodewig, European Coordinator Baltic-Adriatic.
The Forum was organised in connection with the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR) Annual Forum.
The Baltic Sea Clean Maritime Award is awarded to innovative and environmentally friendly solutions and ideas, which promote the well-being of the Baltic Sea. The project Back from Black – Study and deployment of the affordable scrubber retrofitting technology for SME shipowners, which is coordinated by Langh Group, received the acknowledgement in the Innovation and Science category.
The project has been funded by INEA (Innovation and Networks Executive Agency) from the CEF-programme (Connecting Europe Facility). Th...
On Tuesday 16.5. Langh Tech hosted a seminar to mark the end of the Back from Black EU-project. Experts from several instances of the maritime industry were present to talk about the different aspects of scrubbers, from legal to practical aspects, as well as to present a few other projects included in the Back from Black project. Langh Tech’s new Crew Training Center in Pikis was also presented for the first time.
On Wednesday 17.5., the event continued with a visit to Langh Ship’s ms Linda in Helsinki, where the guests attended a tour to see the scrubber system in action.
The entire seminar was a great success, and we want to once more thank everyone participating for making it as good as it was.