In marked contrast to other sectors, uptake of ballast water management systems in the offshore sector is uneven. Craig Jallal explores why this is the case and the challenges facing the offshore market
In early 2019, Scorpio Tankers chose Choice Ballast Solution to assist with completion of the first of 55 planned Ballast Water Management System retrofits, scheduled to take place over the next five years
The arrival of the 157,000 dwt Suezmax tanker Cap Corpus Christi into the Euronav fleet in August 2018 marked the end of a series of four tankers built at the Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea
Owners would be advised to think hard about the ballast water management systems they choose, as type approval alone is no guarantee it will do the job, writes Coldharbour chief executive Andrew Marshall
Boll & Kirch has unveiled a new concept for fully automatic water filtration. The aquaBoll automatic filter series significantly increases overall plant efficiency of the specific application through optimised functionality and adaptability.
A raft of scrubber and ballast water treatment system refits and Gibraltar government’s interest in LNG as a marine fuel means that Gibdock shipyard is in a good position to extend its services to the refits of ferries and cruise ships
A unique 2 day conference to be held on 4-5 September in Bergen, Norway. This event will examine how vessels of all sizes can achieve significant reductions in fuel consumption, maintenance costs and emissions.