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Posted: 3 months ago

Erma First BWM wins type approval from CCS

Ballast water management system (BWM) manufacturer Erma First has received an amended Type Approval ...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

MOL tests microplastic collection device on a newbuilding vessel

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has carried out a demonstration test of a microplastic c...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

US EPA aims to reduce impact of discharges from vessels

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed standards to reduce the environmental im...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

FMC

The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has voted unanimously to accept a petition filed by the La...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

BIO-UV Group: UV light used in BWM can kill coronavirus

The ultra-violet light technology used to kill the invasive species found in ships’ ballast water ta...

Categories:
  • Innovation
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

China, South Korea Hammer Out Ballast Water Exchange Deal

International ships flying ROK or Chinese flags set to benefit. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Ukraine Temporarily Bans Ballast Water Analyzing in Ports

Ukraine has changed the ballast water regulations in its ports by cancelling control of segregated b...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Alfa Laval: BWTS Installation Not to Be Taken Lightly

Alfa Laval: Shipowners should take at least nine months for the planning process prior to BWTS insta...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Standard Club Urges for Proper Ballast Water Etiquette in US

Specialist marine and energy insurer, Standard Club P&I, urged its members to discharge ballast ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Ballast Water Is no Longer a Bottleneck

The times are gone that a green mindset is just for the idealistic ones among us. Those with a good ...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Optimarin Ballast System First In Line for USCG Approval

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has confirmed that Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) spec...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

IMO: BWM Convention Not Ready for Entry into Force

The Ballast Water Management (BWM) convention has not met its final entry-into-force requirement yet...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

US Court Orders EPA to Rewrite Ballast Water Rulebook

The U.S. Court of Appeals’ 2nd Circuit has ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

US Court Orders EPA to Rewrite Ballast Water Rulebook

The U.S. Court of Appeals’ 2nd Circuit has ordered the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

IMO Launches Study on D-2 Implementation

The IMO has launched a Study on the implementation of the ballast water performance standard describ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ICS Changes Stance on Ballast Water Convention

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) said it has modified its stance towards the ratification...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO Comes to Grips with Ballast Water Convention Issues

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted measures to help accelerate t...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Hyde Marine Strikes BWTS Partnerships

Hyde Marine, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Calgon Carbon Corporation, has established two partn...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

New BWTS Model from ERMA FIRST

ERMA FIRST makes the next step in ballast water treatment systems introducing ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT fo...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Damen to Unveil InvaSave Ballast Water Treatment

Damen Shipyards Group is set to unveil a pioneering new mobile ballast water treatment (BWT) unit at...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Goltens Inks Global Distribution Agreement with Bactest

Goltens Green Technologies, independent ballast water treatment service provider, has signed an excl...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Shipping Industry Worried about BWM Convention Implementation

The global shipping industry, represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO, Int...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO’s MEPC Adopts Amendments to MARPOL Convention

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Hyde Marine Launches New Webinar Series

Hyde Marine is launching a multi-part Webinar Series for ship owners and operators that will focus o...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Condor Opts for Wartsila’s AQUARIUS READY

Two Ro-Ro ferries owned by UK based Condor Ferries are to be retrofitted with Wartsila’s new AQUARIU...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago