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Don Gregory
Technology & Solutions Director
Don is Managing Director of SMS (Sustainable Maritime Solutions Ltd), Director of Azurtane, Director of the EGCS (Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems) Association and Technology & Solutions Director for Gulf Oil Marine. 
He was previously Director for Sustainability and Fuel Technology responsible for BP Group marine energy policy. 
He was instrumental in the formation of SEAaT (Shipping Emissions Abatement and Trading) and the installation of the first full scale exhaust gas scrubber system on board the P&O ferry mv Pride of Kent. He has directed a number of projects evaluating low emissions including emulsion fuels, advanced combustion modifiers and novel fuel sources. 
Current areas of work include the development of marine lubricants, shipboard remote monitoring, marine energy efficiency and measurement of marine exhaust gas emissions. SMS Ltd was a member of an EU funded project “DEECON” and the Lead Member for MEETR, a UK funded project for plasma destruction of NOx. 
Don is co-chair of the European Sustainable Shipping Forum (ESSF) Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems sub group (EGCS SG) and also sits on the ESSF Monitoring, Reporting & Verification SG. On behalf of Gulf Oil Marine, Don sits on the CIMAC & ISO marine fuels WG and CIMAC lubricants WG.
Don has 14 years seagoing experience. He is a Past Chairman of the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) and previous Chair of the WG on IMO Guidelines for EGCS.
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