Alfa Laval marks tenth anniversary of first PureSOx scrubber installation

JANUARY 30, 2019 — With just under one year to go before implementation of the IMOglobal sulfur cap, Alfa Laval is marking a significant milestone: the tenth anniversary of the installation of

Turkish tanker operator to install Alfa Laval BWTS fleetwide

DECEMBER 21, 2018 — Turkey’s Advantage Tankers and sister company Advantage Products are to install Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 ballast water treatment systems fleetwide, The recently signed fleet agreement covers a range

Owners switch BWTS choice to USCG approved Alfa Laval technology

DECEMBER 5, 2018 — A number of shipowners, including two cruise ship operators, have changed their choice of UV ballast water treatment systems from those they originally specified to another UV technology:

DHT secures $50 million financing for scrubber retrofits

SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 — Back in July, DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) reported that it had entered into agreements with Alfa Laval to install exhaust gas as scrubbers, on twelve of its VLCCs.

Safe Bulkers to fit half its fleet with scrubbers

SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 — Safe Bulkers, Inc. (NYSE: SB) is the latest dry bulk carrier operator to announce its plans to meet the 2020 IMO sulfur cap, opting for having about half

Alfa Laval develops product tanker BWMS deckhouse solution

SEPTEMBER 6, 2018 — A new Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 Ex deckhouse solution has been validated for product tankers with Framo ballast pumps. The solution allows the Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 Ex

Alfa Laval introduces new large UV reactor to PureBallast 3 range

SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 — Targeting tankers and other vessels with large ballast water flows, Alfa Laval is introducing a new UV reactor size to the Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 family of ballast

IMO global sulfur cap brings fuel handling challenges

AUGUST 31, 2018 — With IMO’s 0.5% global sulfur cap set to take effect January 1, 2020, onboard fuel handling will become more complicated than ever before. “There will be many options

Alfa Laval develops computer-based crew training for BWMS ops

JULY 2, 2018 — Lack of crew knowledge is not a valid reason for non-compliance with ballast water treatment requirements. This is clear from statements made by the U.S. Coast Guard, says

Grimaldi adds connectivity to PureSOx scrubbers in five ACL ships

JUNE 26, 2018 — The Grimaldi Group has signed an agreement with Alfa Laval to provide PureSOx connectivity services for five vessels operated by Atlantic Container Line (ACL). The services will provide