Tag : Ballast Water Treatment

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Ballast Water Sampling and Analysis: Aqua-tools to Participate in New ISO Standard

The company, which specialises in the biological monitoring of water quality for various applications, including ships’ ballast, will work with French standardisation organisation AFNOR (Association Française de Normalisation) and the International Standards Organisation (ISO) to establish new chapters for ISO 11711 – the Ships and Marine Technology, Piping and Machinery, Ballast Water Sampling and Analysis standard.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Sampling and Analysis: Aqua-tools to Participate in New ISO Standard / 15th February 2018

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Every B-QUA Ballast Water Monitoring Solution Will Come With Free Support and Training From Aqua-tools

Aqua-tools will provide a year’s worth of free training and support with every B-QUA ballast water monitoring solution. Benefiting shipowners, test labs, ballast water manufacturers and Port State Control Authorities that use aqua-tools’ B-QUA rapid ballast water monitoring kit.

Comments Off on Every B-QUA Ballast Water Monitoring Solution Will Come With Free Support and Training From Aqua-tools / 17th January 2018

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Ballast Water: Agreement Signed by Hai Cheung to Build EVOQUA SeaCURE® in China

In what marks an important development to the partnership agreement signed in February, and which initially covered the sale and supply of Evoqua’s SeaCURE® System into the Chinese market, Hong-Kong based Hai Cheung will now manufacture and distribute the ballast water management solution under licence in China.

Comments Off on Ballast Water: Agreement Signed by Hai Cheung to Build EVOQUA SeaCURE® in China / 8th December 2017

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Ballast Water Treatment: Evoqua and Krosys Strengthen SEACURE® System’s Position in Korea

Evoqua Water Technologies’ partnership with Krosys was strengthened with the unveiling of a SeaCURE® Ballast Water Treatment System during the Kormarine 2017 exhibition in Busan, South Korea. The electrochlorination unit (ECU) skid showcases the Korean engineering company’s competence in building, installing and commissioning Evoqua’s high-end ballast water treatment technology in the Korean newbuild and retrofit markets.

Comments Off on Ballast Water Treatment: Evoqua and Krosys Strengthen SEACURE® System’s Position in Korea / 27th October 2017

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Trojan Marinex Ballast Water Treatment System Selected for Antarctic Research Vessel

After careful evaluation, Damen Green Solutions has designed a ballast water management system (BWMS) for the Government of Australia’s next-generation Antarctic Supply and Research Vessel (ASRV). This is a significant decision given the arduous conditions in which the vessel will be operating and the pristine nature of the waters surrounding the continent and its ice shelves.

Comments Off on Trojan Marinex Ballast Water Treatment System Selected for Antarctic Research Vessel / 6th September 2017

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Ballast Water: Evoqua SeaCURE® System Completes USCG Type Approval Tests

SeaCURE® Ballast Water Management System (BWMS), the electrochlorination based solution pioneered by Evoqua Water Technologies, has successfully completed all biological efficacy US Coast Guard Type-Approval tests.

Comments Off on Ballast Water: Evoqua SeaCURE® System Completes USCG Type Approval Tests / 16th August 2017

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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