Search results for: Optimarin

37 results

A list of search results

  • 13 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Ballast water treatment specialist Optimarin has signed an agreement with DOF for the installation of 16 Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS). The deal comes with an option to extend the contract to 50 vessels in total. This is Optimarin’s biggest single agreement in the offshore segment and will see the USCG-approved OBS installed across DOF fleet, […]

  • 13 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Optimarin, the provider of simple and flexible Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) systems for the global maritime industry, has signed a framework agreement with DOF for the delivery of BWT systems. The agreement establishes the terms governing contracts to be awarded within 2012 to 2015, in particular price and delivery. The bulk of the contracts are […]

  • 24 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Asiatic Lloyd has decided to equip its entire fleet with ballast water treatment systems (BWTSs). 

  • 18 May 2012

    Optimarin has signed a major fleet-wide ballast water treatment contract with Saga Shipholding (Norway) AS (SSH), the open-hatch carrier subsidiary of Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK), the world’s largest shipping company and owner of some 850 vessels operating within the car carriers, bulk, tanker (petroleum, chemical, LPG and LNG) and cruise sectors. The retrofit contract, exceeding […]

  • 9 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Optimarin expects rise in BWTS demand, as shipowners move to comply with the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention.

  • 15 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based ballast water treatment (BWT) company Optimarin has inked a fleet agreement with UK shipowner and management company Carisbrooke for its Optimarin Ballast System (OBS). Under the contract, OBS retrofits could be installed on Carisbrooke’s entire fleet of 46 bulk and multipurpose vessels. According to Carisbrooke, the decisive part in securing the deal played Optimarin’s upcoming US […]

  • 13 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Optimarin, the provider of simple and flexible Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) systems for the global maritime industry, has signed a framework agreement with DOF for the delivery of BWT systems. The agreement establishes the terms governing contracts to be awarded within 2012 to 2015, in particular price and delivery. The bulk of the contracts are […]

  • 24 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has secured a fleet agreement for the installation of 10 of its BWT systems with an unnamed Asian shipowner covering a group of 6,700 TEU container vessels. The first of the Optimarin Ballast System (OBS) units has already been installed, with two further systems following at the beginning of next […]

  • 13 August 2010

    The Royal Netherlands Navy has awarded OptiMarin a major contract for the delivery of two sets of OptiMarin Ballast System (OBS) for supply-class HrMS Amsterdam, a multi-purpose supply ship transporting fuel, ammunition and supplies. “We have to ensure, by adoption of appropriate measures not impairing operations or operational capabilities of warships owned or operated by […]

  • 18 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Optimarin has signed a major fleet-wide ballast water treatment contract with Saga Shipholding (Norway) AS (SSH), the open-hatch carrier subsidiary of Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK), the world’s largest shipping company and owner of some 850 vessels operating within the car carriers, bulk, tanker (petroleum, chemical, LPG and LNG) and cruise sectors. The retrofit contract, exceeding […]

  • 24 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has secured a fleet agreement for the installation of 10 of its BWT systems with an unnamed Asian shipowner covering a group of 6,700 TEU container vessels. The first of the Optimarin Ballast System (OBS) units has already been installed, with two further systems following at the beginning of next […]

  • 13 December 2011

    Optimarin, the provider of simple and flexible Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) systems for the global maritime industry, has signed a framework agreement with DOF for the delivery of BWT systems. The agreement establishes the terms governing contracts to be awarded within 2012 to 2015, in particular price and delivery. The bulk of the contracts are […]

  • 14 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based shipowner Saga Shipholding has completed the installation of Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS) throughout its entire fleet of 32 open hatch cargo vessels. Saga chose Optimarin for the supply of ballast systems in 2011, and the company installed its first system on-board Saga Future in 2012. Since then, it has rolled the UV-based and environmentally friendly […]

  • 29 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Höegh Autoliners has returned to Optimarin with an order for ten retrofitted systems.

  • 22 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has confirmed that Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has become the first supplier to submit an application for type approval. Optimarin’s application was submitted this week by DNV GL after the firm’s Optimarin Ballast System (OBS) satisfied the USCG’s testing criteria for fresh, brackish and marine water. […]

  • 21 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Fednav has decided to install ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) on seven more vessels. 

  • 2 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has become the first system supplier to gain full US Coast Guard (USCG) type approval for its Optimarin Ballast System (OBS). The development adds to IMO approval, and certification of OBS from several classification societies, including DNV GL, Lloyd’s, Bureau Veritas, MLIT Japan, and American Bureau of Shipping, according to the […]

  • 11 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has signed contracts with Sweden-based Wisby Tankers and Norway’s RoRo company Hoëgh Autoliners to install its Optimarin Ballast System (OBS) on five existing vessels. The agreement, which comes six months after the Norwegian BWT specialist became the first company to win USCG approval, will see Optimarin fitting units […]

  • 11 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Rules & Regulation

    Norwegian-based ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has launched a leasing option within the BWT segment as a response to the growing need for more flexibility in financing solutions. The company said that the leasing option is the first of its kind in the segment and comes amid challenging market conditions shipowners and ship operators […]

  • 22 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norway-based ballast water treatment (BWT) firm Optimarin has received a contract to provide its ballast systems for nine anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessels being built at China’s Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group. The vessels, designed by Sinopacific’s Shanghai Design Associates specialist OSV team, will be operated by ESNAAD, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). Featuring […]

  • 20 December 2018
    Business & Finance

    Royal Caribbean International has chosen Optimarin to provide BWT systems for three of its flagship vessels.

  • 19 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Greece-based manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) Erma First has filed an application with the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for Type Approval for its full flow electrolysis BWTS. Erma First FIT BWTS has been already approved by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and several classes, according to the company. The system was successfully tested […]