Tag : Ballast Water Treatment

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Vessel Retrofit Finance Offered by Norwegians

The Norwegian export credit agency Export Credit Norway has assembled a specialised team and tailor-made financing solution to support vessel owners who need to retrofit equipment such as gas exhaust cleaning systems, ballast water treatment systems and new coating systems.

Comments Off on Vessel Retrofit Finance Offered by Norwegians / 26th May 2017

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Ballast Water Treatment: Evoqua SeaCURE® System to be Built by Hai Cheung Under Licence

Hai Cheung will initially support Chinese shipyards with the supply and service of Evoqua’s SeaCURE BWMS. In a second phase of the agreement, the Hong Kong-based engineering company will then produce the SeaCURE system under licence to facilitate demand from Chinese yards.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment: Evoqua SeaCURE® System to be Built by Hai Cheung Under Licence / 7th February 2017

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Ballast Water Treatment: Damen in Partnership Greement with TeamTec for Innovative System

Damen Green Solutions has signed a letter of intent with Norwegian company TeamTec to supply and service the innovative AVITALISTM ballast water treatment system. The system combines filtration and a proven, eco-friendly chemical treatment solution optimised for medium-sized to large vessels. The system is highly effective in water of any salinity, turbidity or temperature.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment: Damen in Partnership Greement with TeamTec for Innovative System / 19th October 2016

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HELMEPA Members Presented With The Latest Issues Affecting Shipping

With the title “Latest Issues Affecting Shipping”, Mr Joe Angelo, Deputy Managing Director of INTERTANKO and Honorary Member of HELMEPA, presented to Members of the Greek shipping community the current legislation of IMO and its development on issues such as ballast water management, greenhouse gases, fuel oil quality and availability, cyber risk management and e-navigation. He also referred to the work program of IMO for the achievement of determined objectives.

Comments Off on HELMEPA Members Presented With The Latest Issues Affecting Shipping / 24th September 2016

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Ballast Water Treatment: Alfa Laval Files Type Approval Application With the US Coast Guard

After successful completion of land-based tests with marine, brackish and fresh water – all using the current ballast water treatment system design – a test report package for PureBallast has now been finalized by the independent lab DNV GL. Consequently, Alfa Laval has filed its type approval application with the US Coast Guard for the PureBallast 3 family.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment: Alfa Laval Files Type Approval Application With the US Coast Guard / 23rd September 2016

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Ballast Water Treatment: USCG Testing Procedures Near Completion for Alfa Laval PureBallast

Alfa Laval continues to move swiftly towards the submission of a US Coast Guard (USCG) type approval application for Alfa Laval PureBallast 3.1. The company has performed half of the required land-based tests and is set to conclude the remainder of these within Q2.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment: USCG Testing Procedures Near Completion for Alfa Laval PureBallast / 30th May 2016

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Hyde Marine Records 400th Hyde GUARDIAN® Ballast Water Treatment System Order

Hyde Marine, announced it recorded its 400th order for its Hyde GUARDIAN® Ballast Water Treatment System.

No Comments / 23rd December 2014

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ICS changes position on Ballast Water Management Convention

The International Chamber of Shipping has modified its stance towards the ratification by governments of the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention.

No Comments / 19th December 2014

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Japanese Bulk Carriers to be Fitted With Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems

Six new bulk carriers being built at Japanese Shipyards, are to be fitted with 12 Wärtsilä Aquarius UV ballast water management systems.

No Comments / 18th December 2014

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Ballast Water: Japan Ratifies IMO Ballast Water Convention

Japan announced ratification of the ballast water convention, and only 2.98% remains of the 35% global tonnage required to enforce the convention.

No Comments / 15th October 2014

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[Ballast Water] Hyde Marine Strikes Agreement for Expanded Hyde Guardian Gold™ Installations

Hyde Marine has established agreement for installation of the Hyde GUARDIAN Gold™ Ballast Water Treatment System in international markets.

No Comments / 28th September 2014

Newbuild, Retrofit Or A Pioneering Mobile

Ballast Water Treatment -Damen Has BWT Solutions For Every Vessel Damen started to address the ballast water treatment challenge several years ago, investing in the development of its products and by employing specialists. Subsequently, Damen has established a Ballast Water Centre of Excellence at…

No Comments / 21st August 2014

Livewires: Ballast Water – RWO Continues Its Success Story With Eanballast

German owner Hansa Shipping together with Chinese shipyard Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding have decided to equip four new vessels with ballast water treatment technology CleanBallast®.

No Comments / 29th June 2014

The Ongoing Challenge Of Environmental Compliance

Keeping up with new legislation in shipping is a constant challenge for the ship owners and managers. Many say the industry is over regulated and the only benefits are for the equipment manufacturers. A good example is the current ongoing…

1 Comment / 23rd June 2014

International Waters Experience Notes – Global Industry Alliance: Partnerships For Change

Abstract: The overall objective of GloBallast Partnerships is to catalyze global partnerships that will implement coordinated long-term measures to minimize the adverse impacts of aquatic invasive species transferred through ships’ ballast water on coastal and marine ecosystems, economy and human…

No Comments / 16th June 2014