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  • 3 May 2013

    The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries and Korean leading BWMS manufacturer TECHCROSS signed an agreement for technical development of next-generation ballast water management system on April 30. When the IMO’s International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, adopted in 2004, will take effective predicted to be in the end […]

  • 8 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    DFDS contracts DESMI Ocean Guard A/S to install ballast BWMSs on its existing fleet of vessels.

  • 8 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    USCG MSC has received its fifteenth application for type approval for a ballast water management system.

  • 28 September 2018

    Installation of BWMS for many of ClassNK ships are highly concentrated in the year 2022.

  • 3 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) should not ratify the Ballast Water Management Convention if there is no realistic implementation schedule that recognises the timetable for US type-approved Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) to be available in sufficient quantities, international shipping organisations have warned. The Round Table (RT) of International Shipping Organisations (comprising BIMCO, the International Chamber […]

  • 22 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    USCG MSC has issued ballast water management system (BWMS) type approval certificates to South Korean Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) and French BIO-UV Group. 

  • 25 April 2013

    OceanGuard TM Ballast Water Management System (BWMS), researched and developed by Qingdao Headway Technology Co., Ltd., successfully obtained the AMS (Alternative Management System) Certificate issued by USCG while Headway became the first BWMS manufacturer to win USCG Full-Scale AMS Certificate in China. It is known that there are more than 50 BWMS manufacturers all over […]

  • 13 March 2015

    The IMO has launched a Study on the implementation of the ballast water performance standard described in regulation D-2 of the BWM Convention. The Study will assess the implementation of the Guidelines for approval of ballast water management systems (G8) and related type approval processes, as well as the performance of approved ballast water management […]

  • 27 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä has received an order for its Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) from an undisclosed European shipping company for three container ships being built at the Jinhai Shipyard in China. Wärtsilä said it would deliver the BWMS equipment to the first vessel at the end of 2015, and for the other two ships during 2016. This […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    German shipowner Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co. KG has hired Wärtsilä to retrofit its eleven container vessels with Wärtsilä Aquarius Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). Wärtsilä said that the contract was signed in July and that it is one of the largest single retrofit contracts thus far issued for BWMS solutions. The eleven vessels to be […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    German shipowner Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co. KG has hired Wärtsilä to retrofit its eleven container vessels with Wärtsilä Aquarius Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). Wärtsilä said that the contract was signed in July and that it is one of the largest single retrofit contracts thus far issued for BWMS solutions. The eleven vessels to be […]

  • 3 August 2016

    The Korean Register of Shipping (KR), a member of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), has expanded its land-based test facilities for Ballast Water Management System (BWMS). “Manufacturers who have already secured BWMS type approval from their administrations or have developed new equipment and want to secure USCG type approval testing are currently facing […]

  • 5 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä said that its Wärtsilä AQUARIUS UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has successfully completed verification testing for explosion proof (EX) requirements. The verification was handled through DEKRA, a Notified Body in Germany and a leading global provider of auditing and certification services, specialising in the fields of safety, environment and health. It now means […]

  • 5 March 2014

    Wartsila AQUARIUS UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has successfully completed verification testing for explosion proof (EX) requirements. The verification was handled through DEKRA, a Notified Body in Germany and a leading global provider of auditing and certification services, specialising in the fields of safety, environment and health. It now means that the AQUARIUS UV […]

  • 5 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Wärtsilä AQUARIUS UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has successfully completed verification testing for explosion proof (EX) requirements.

  • 24 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Wärtsilä secured 13 contracts for its Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System in Q4, 2018.

  • 10 October 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    This is the 22nd certificate issued by the U.S. Coast Guard.

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä has signed a manufacturing license agreement to provide China’s COSCO (Weihai) Shipbuilding Marine Technology Company Limited (WECOSCO) with access to technology and the rights to manufacture the Wärtsilä Aquarius Electro Chlorination (EC) Ballast Water Management System (BWMS). In return, Wärtsilä gains access to an additional manufacturing facility able to assist with supply […]

  • 13 September 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    This is Wärtsilä’s first BWMS retrofit contract in South Korea.

  • 23 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Euronav selects Ecochlor ballast water management systems (BWMS) for seven of its Suezmax and VLCC vessels.

  • 30 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    French shipping major CMA CGM has selected Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) for its four new 3,300 TEU container vessels currently under construction. The BWMS system chosen for these vessels is a 500m3 per hour capacity Wärtsilä Aquarius UV system. It uses a simple two-stage process involving filtration and ultra-violet (UV) irradiation. The containerships are being […]

  • 6 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The US Coast Guard Marine Safety Center (MSC) has received its eighth application for Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) type approval. The application was submitted by South Korea-based BWMS manufacturer Techcross for the Electro-Cleen System on October 31. As explained, the MSC will review the application for compliance with US Coast Guard regulations in 46 CFR 162.060. […]