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The impact of IMO 2020: part five

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Hydrocarbon Engineering,

During the past 18 months, ExxonMobil has discussed the implications and challenges of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) imminent 2020 sulfur cap with marine industry stakeholders.

The ‘Talking Points’ series – a six-part video series shot in locations across the world – pitted ExxonMobil against leading industry figures as they discussed IMO 2020 across games made from sulfur concrete. The very element at the heart of this regulation became the platform for discussion, debate and plotting the journey to 2020.

During the penultimate video of the series, over a game of French boules, Teekay Tankers’ CEO, Kevin MacKay, and Head of Ship Management, Ray McNamara, explored the importance of identifying consistent supplies of high quality, compliant fuels, the reliability of compatible lubricants and value adding services with ExxonMobil’s Global Marine Lubricants Manager, Frans Horjus and Luca Volta.

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