Hyundai Heavy EcoBallast BWMS gets U.S. Type Approval

Written by Marine Log Staff
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The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center has issued a Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060.

The treatment principle of the EcoBallast BWMS consists of filtration with UV treatment during uptake and discharge. This approval covers models with maximum treatment rated capacities between 250 m3/h and 2,160 m3/h.

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