Fluechem is a global leader in the environmental transformation of the shipping industry.
Our pioneering technology and support services have one objective: to clean exhaust gases. We deliver practical and cost-effective solutions to the challenge of IMO environmental compliance, promoting cleaner air and water for all.
On a technical level Fluechem focuses on abating SOx, CO2 & NOx exhaust gas emissions through scrubber, additive and SCR based technology. Our exhaust gas reduction chemicals are produced from strategically situated production facilities, resulting in low lead times to end users requiring bunkered reagents or production systems to abate exhaust emissions. We serve the government, power and marine sectors.
Our technology & chemical know-how allows us to offer complex consumers the finished blended chemical formulations to most ports globally.
For customers who wish to produce the finished AUS40 (40% Urea Solution) we offer the UreaGenerator by Fluechem for the marine market. Our micro UreaGenerator fits on board marine vessels reducing OPEX costs through avoiding bunkering process (also enables the vessel to operate in ECA waters for longer), whilst they are reducing NOx / SOx air pollution.
Fluechem was established to achieve environmental transformation in the global shipping industry, by delivering real world solutions to the challenge of emission reduction and it’s something we continue do for our customers throughout the world.
Niall Roberts is the CEO of Fluechem and serves on its board of directors working with the groups stakeholders such as Ipotane Heavy Chemical who are a medium size producer of basic chemicals derived from the Haber process (Urea) & Chlor Alkali (Caustic) in China & Russia. Utilising his knowledge of basic chemicals industries, commodities and shipping to provide added value for downstream products, and emerging markets such emissions reduction sectors which Fluechem is becoming a world class leader in.
Before being appointed CEO December 2019 to head Fluechem's global strategies for emissions reduction, Niall was Director of Prasinus Holdings Ltd. Some of the responsibilities held included worldwide sales and operations, entailing end-to-end management of Prasinus's supply chain, and service and support in all 23 markets and countries that the company operated in. He was also involved in assisting the framework quality guidance for the ISO 18611 which governs the quality of Urea solution (AUS40) for ocean going vessels adhering to the IMO Tier III regulations within the marine sector. Prior to joining Prasinus, Niall was general manager (and still remains an active advisor to this day) at Streamline Shipping Group Ltd and was responsible for marine liner trade / bulk operations whilst ensuring new trends and sector patterns were adopted to provide sustainable growth. Niall earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Maritime Business & Law and furthered his studies at York University studying International Law LLP.
Years of global experience in the industry allows for the most complex solution solving. We can deliver where others can’t supported by an extensive global network.
By not being affiliated with any core urea manufacturers or blenders it allows for the provision of market-based, cost-effective solutions creating value for the customer.
Fluechem is on hand to deliver flexible and adaptable solutions and have a proven track record for delivering a personalised service to meet the customer’s needs.
Our guaranteed supply from secured resources when the market is constrained, gives the ability to deliver at all main ports within 24 hours of receiving requests.
A worldwide network supported by customer services on call 24/7, 365 days a year. An empowered dynamic team allows rapid decision making, which along with low overheads, results in competitive pricing
The experienced technical team assures deliveries in line with international standards along with a customer support team to address quality anomalies with current stock.
Investing in solutions to reduce customer costs and emissions further and using proven technology for different application.
Using the transferable knowledge and experience to service the onshore and offshore markets.