Business booming at BWTS specialist Optimarin

Sandnes, Norway, headquartered ballast water treatment specialist Optimarin reports that its results for the first six months of 2019 show a year-on-year doubling of revenues, orders and a substantial increase in earnings.

Enhanced Bio-UV BWTS cuts required holding time

France’s Bio-UV Group has successfully tested an enhanced Bio-Sea ballast water treatment system designed to reduce the time that treated water has to be held onboard ship prior to discharge overboard. Shipowners

Bulkship Management AS inks 30 ship BWMS fleet agreement with Alfa Laval

Oslo based Bulkship Management AS has signed a fleet agreement with Alfa Laval covering the supply of 30 PureBallast 3 Compact Flex ballast water management systems over the next four years, along

Eletson to retrofit Wärtsilä BWMS fleetwide

Piraeus, Greece, based operator Eletson is to retrofit its entire fleet with Wärtsilä’s Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). A total of 23 product oil, chemical, and LPG carriers in the Eletson fleet

Envirocleanse inTank BWTS gets USCG Type Approval

FEBRUARY 4, 2019 — The U.S. Coast Guard’s Marine Safety Center has issued the sixteenth USCG Ballast Water Management System Type Approval certificate to Envirocleanse, LLC, for its inTank BWTS, after a

Enterprises Shipping & Trading to fit Envirocleanse BWTS fleetwide

JANUARY 28, 2019 — Envirocleanse LLC has received a sales commitment covering fleetwide retrofits of its InTank ballast water treatment systems in vessels operated by Athens headquartered Enterprises Shipping & Trading (EST).

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:

PG Flow Solutions BWTS picked for live fish carrier

OCTOBER 9, 2018 – PG Flow Solutions AS is to supply the ballast water treatment system (BWTS) for a wellboat (live fish transporter) that Norwegian shipyard Fitjar Mekaniske Verksted is currently constructing

Bio-Sea BWTS successfully installed in CMA CGM flagship

SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 — France’s BIO-UV Group has successfully installed and commissioned its Bio-Sea ballast water treatment system (BWTS) in CMA CGM’s new flagship, the 400 m long, 20,600 TEU CMA CGM