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  • 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. […]

  • 12 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    China’s Sunrui Marine Environment Engineering has received a Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) type approval certificate from the United States Coast Guard Marine Safety Center. The fourth certificate was issued after a detailed review of the manufactures type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. The Sunrui BalClor system incorporates a […]

  • 6 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    After gaining approvals from the US Coast Guard (USCG) for their ballast water treatment (BWT) systems, two suppliers, namely Sweden’s Alfa Laval and Norway’s Optimarin, have received new orders in anticipation of the BWM Convention’s entry into force. Alfa Laval has signed an agreement with Greece-based ship management company Stamco Ship Management under which its […]

  • 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 […]

  • 24 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ardmore Shipping’s newbuilds have experienced a number of BWTS-related operational issues.

  • 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 […]

  • 4 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Optimarin: 2019 is shaping up to set a new standard, with orderbook currently five times the size it was at this point in 2018.

  • 18 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    While some shipowners are concerned about meeting the ballast water convention, Goltens Green Technologies simply sees it as another Environmental challenge to be negotiated. In 2010, ship repair specialists, Goltens, established GGT Green Technologies (GGT) to be an independent service provider to the BWT market. Based in Groningen, Holland, GGT is a centre of excellence […]

  • 20 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Greece-based manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) Erma First has received the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Type Approval for its full flow electrolysis BWTS. On October 18, the company became the first full flow electrolysis BWTS vendor worldwide that received the USCG approval, for which it filed an application in April 2017. The system […]

  • 26 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Swedish Alfa Laval Tumba AB and Norway-based OceanSaver AS have received Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) type approval certificates from the United States Coast Guard Marine Safety Center. The second and third certificates were issued after a detailed review of each manufacturers’ type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. The Alfa […]

  • 16 January 2013

    Optimarin has received order from Siem Offshore to supply and install its OBS systems on-board AHTS vessel Siem Opal. The Type Approved Optimarin Ballast System (OBS), is based on solid separation (filter) as pre-treatment and high doses of UV irradiation for inactivation of marine organisms, viruses and bacteria, without affecting the normal operation of the […]

  • 18 May 2012
    Rules & Regulation

    While some shipowners are concerned about meeting the ballast water convention, Goltens Green Technologies simply sees it as another Environmental challenge to be negotiated. In 2010, ship repair specialists, Goltens, established GGT Green Technologies (GGT) to be an independent service provider to the BWT market. Based in Groningen, Holland, GGT is a centre of excellence […]

  • 1 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Turkish shipping company Atlantis Tankers Group and its management company Armona Denizcilik AS have ordered EX-approved ballast water treatment system (BWTS) for ten vessels from Norway-based BWTS firm Optimarin. The vessels include two newbuilding and eight existing vessels in the Turkish managed tanker fleet. The first two systems are scheduled for delivery in March and June of 2016. They […]

  • 22 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The United States Coast Guard (USCG) Marine Safety Center has issued an updated type approval certificate to China-based Sunrui Environmental Engineering for the company’s BalClor ballast water management system (BWMS). As informed, the updated certificate was issued to clarify the hazardous location installation requirements on board foreign flag vessels. A BWMS installed in a hazardous location […]

  • 1 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The 34,500 dwt bulk carrier was handed over at a ceremony held at the Oshima Shipyard in Japan.

  • 11 August 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has issued the USCG Type Approval Certificate to Ecochlor, a Boston-based manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS). The fifth USCG certificate was issued after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. The Ecochlor BWTS uses a two-step […]