International Independent Laboratory (IL), the first designated by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) to test ballast water management systems (BWMS) for U.S. type approval. ABS will complete design/construction and documentation reviews as
treatment is expected to be the fastest growing market overall, as U.S. ships will soon be required to have ballast water management systems , including membrane systems and ultraviolet (UV) disinfection equipment, installed onboard to prevent
approval. This ultimate step will involve approval by an independent US laboratory (or laboratories) of ballast water management systems . The IMO Convention and the USCG Rule Under the IMO's International Convention for the Control and Management
PITTSBURGH, PA, May 23, 2011 -- Calgon Carbon subsidiary Hyde Marine has been awarded three contracts to supply a total of 13 Hyde GUARDIAN® Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) Systems for use on various vessels...
IMO BWMC Guidelines (G8) for approval of ballast water management systems and, if the treatment system uses an 'active ..... completed the IMO "Guidelines for Approval of Ballast Water Management Systems (G8)" test requirements during 2008