IMO Ballast Water Management Convention came into force for newbuild vessels in September 2017, and for existing vessels by their next special survey after September 2019.
De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination equipment, highlighted the superior safety aspects of EC BWTS in large flow, hazardous area installations.
ClassNK has analyzed the retrofitting status of BWMS on its registered ships and confirmed that installation deadlines based on the BWM Convention for many of them are highly concentrated in the year 2022.
Wärtsilä’s Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been granted Type Approval by the United States Coastguard (USCG) authorities.
Wärtsilä announces that its Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has successfully completed all testing procedures required for United States Coastguard (USCG) type approval compliance.
CMA CGM has contracted France-based BIO-UV Group to supply its BIO-SEA ballast water treatment systems to 17 containerships.
The technology group Wärtsilä has submitted its Aquarius EC BWMS for USCG TA after successfully completing all the testing procedures required.
Wärtsilä BWMS and scrubber retrofit engineering services are seeing a considerable increase in interest in their experience and risk reduction offerings.
MOL announced commercialization of the TRO instrument “S.sensing®WS,” developed by Kurita Water Industries Ltd. with the cooperation of MOL’s group company MOL ENGINEERING CO., LTD.