Tag: <span>Ecochlor</span>

Ecochlor receives IMO type approval for BWMS
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Ecochlor receives IMO type approval for BWMS

Ecochlor has received IMO BWMS (ballast water management system) Code type approval for its EcoOne and EcoOne Hybrid BWMSs from the Norwegian Maritime Authority. This certification is an amendment to Ecochlor’s existing BWMS type approval and is in accordance with the recent and more stringent standards set by IMO Resolution MEPC.300 (72), Code for Approval...

Ecochlor completes land and shipboard testing for filterless BWTS
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Ecochlor completes land and shipboard testing for filterless BWTS

Ecochlor has completed all land-based and shipboard testing for the filterless, EcoOne ballast water treatment system (BWTS) in preparation for an application for United States Coast Guard (USCG) and International Maritime Organization (IMO) BWTS type approvals.  DNV was chosen to act as the Independent Lab (IL) throughout the entire process and has been responsible for...

Ecochlor launches filterless BWMS
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Ecochlor launches filterless BWMS

Ecochlor has announced the launch of EcoOne, a new ballast water management system (BWMS) that operates without a filter.  “By eliminating the filter, we have taken simplicity and reliability in ballasting operations to the maximum level. Whilst, at the same time, we have maintained the original Ecochlor BWMS’ high performance and service that customers expect...

Ecochlor prepares gas-freeing fuel tank tech for maritime launch
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Ecochlor prepares gas-freeing fuel tank tech for maritime launch

Ballast water treatment system (BWTS) manufacturer Ecochlor has announced plans to bring the NanoVapor gas-freeing fuel tank technology to the maritime industry. The technology is currently undergoing final testing with Lloyd’s Register for type approval with the expectation of completion in time for the Marintec exhibition held in China next week. Using break-through technology, the...

Angelicoussis Shipping Group to retrofit 36 vessels with Ecochlor BWTS
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Angelicoussis Shipping Group to retrofit 36 vessels with Ecochlor BWTS

Angelicoussis Shipping Group is to install ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) from US-based Ecochlor on 36 of its vessels between 2018 and 2020. Angelicoussis Shipping Group consists of Maran Tanker Management, the oil tanker shipping unit, and Anangel Maritime Services, the dry bulk carrier shipping unit. The BWTS will be installed on Suezmaxes, Aframaxes, VLCCs,...