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Ports and Logistics training website goes live

A website dedicated to the technical profiles and training curriculum for the Ports and Logistics se...

Developing Innovative New Products and Services? Funding available from Innovate UK

Businesses can apply for a share of up to £20 million to develop ideas for innovative new products a...

Events

DIT South East Agents and Distributors Masterclass, 23rd May 2018, Leatherhead

This DIT masterclass will benefit delegates that want to improve the performance of their business w...

Developing the Composites Workforce, 24th May 2018, Nottingham

This workshop, run by the Workforce Development Group of the Composites Leadership Forum, aims to id...

Current Projects - GLEAMS: Glycerine fuel engine feasibility

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GLEAMS Project glycerine-run marine engine to be on display at Seawork 2014...

The world’s first marine engine to be run using the exceptionally clean fuel of glycerine will be on display at Seawork 2014 together with a seminar session entitled ‘Will my ship/workboat run on this?’ where interested parties can find out more about the fuel’s possibilities for use in the marine sector.

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Glycerol fuel project (GLEAMS) ‘Interest Group’ attracts attention from around the world...

GLEAMS (Glycerine Fuel for Engines and Marine Sustainability) is a Technology Strategy Board project under the Marine Vessel Efficiency competition. The project is examining the technological, regulatory, supply chain and commercial issues relevant to introducing glycerol to the marine fuels market.

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GLEAMS project overview...

GLEAMS (Glycerine fuel for Engines and Marine Sustainability) is a Technology Strategy Board project under the Marine Vessel Efficiency competition.

The marine industry faces the double challenge of rising fuel costs and tightening emissions standards, including carbon emissions. The GLEAMS project is developing technology with which marine vessels can surpass the very highest regulatory standards required for Sulphur and Nitrous Oxide emissions, slash their carbon emissions, and reduce costs simultaneously.

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