Harley Marine Services to Reduce Emissions in NY

16 August 2009 (Last Updated August 16th, 2009 18:30)

Tug and barge service provider Harley Marine NY, a subsidiary of Harley Marine Services, is decreasing emissions in New York Harbour by re-powering the HMS Liberty. The company will replace the older engines and generators on the tug to reduce NoX and particulate emissions in the

Tug and barge service provider Harley Marine NY, a subsidiary of Harley Marine Services, is decreasing emissions in New York Harbour by re-powering the HMS Liberty.

The company will replace the older engines and generators on the tug to reduce NoX and particulate emissions in the New York Harbor by 40t a year.

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey is supporting the project and has expanded a grant to mitigate a portion of the financial burden to Harley Marine.

This upgrade is part of Harley Marine and the Port Authority’s joint efforts to promote an eco-friendly waterfront and environment, Harley Marine said.