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    Ballast Water Treatment: Knowledge is Compliance

    May 29, 2018

    Please join us at our Posidonia Workshop of BWT Compliance at the Metropolitan Expo – Seminar Room 1 on 6 June 2018 from 16:30 – 18:30. If interested register your Name, Company Name, Title and Contact Information to kathie.clark@ecochlor.com.  

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    Ecochlor Appoints John Morganti as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

    May 29, 2018

    Ecochlor, Inc. is pleased to announce that John Morganti has joined the company in the new position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Within his role at Ecochlor, John will direct the sales and marketing team, manage major client accounts, develop short- and long-range objectives to reach sales quota goals and revenue expectations, and […]

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    Angelicoussis Shipping Group Selects the Ecochlor BWTS for Retrofit in 36 Vessels

    May 13, 2018

    Maran Tankers Management is the Oil Tanker Shipping unit and Anangel Maritime Services is the Dry Bulk Carrier Shipping unit of Angelicoussis Shipping Group Limited.   USA-based ballast water treatment system (BWTS) manufacturer, Ecochlor, Inc. announced today the completion of a contract to retrofit 36 vessels, including Suezmaxes, Aframaxes, VLCCs, Minicapes and Capes for Angelicoussis […]

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    New Ballast Water Treatment Association Elects Steve Candito to Board of Directors

    May 4, 2018

    In April, the Ballastwater Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (BEMA) elected Steve Candito, Ecochlor CEO and a member of the formation committee, to serve on the Board of Directors. “BEMA, a registered trade association based in the United States, seeks to provide coordinated, technical, non-commercial guidance to both the maritime industry and the regulatory agencies that are trying to understand […]

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    Ecochlor Updates USCG Type Approval

    April 18, 2018

    In recent days the USCG Marine Safety Center has started to include more details about pending applications on its list of type-approved ballast water treatment systems (BWTS). Stakeholders have called for added transparency on these initial applications and any amendments to the approval thereafter. Ecochlor supports the USCG for their efforts to address this issue. […]

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    sVGP Compliance Difficulties Continue for the Workboat Sector

    April 10, 2018

    The Maritime Transportation Act of 2014 included an exemption for all incidental discharges from commercial vessels less than 79 feet – with the exception of ballast water – from having to obtain an sVGP until Dec. 18, 2017. The exemption was not extended. Given this long delay, and similar delays with implementation of USCG BWT […]

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    Visit Ecochlor’s Exhibition Stand #29 at CMAShipping 2018

    March 9, 2018

    Join us at #CMASHIPPING2018 @Ecochlor Exhibition Booth #29 and on Tuesday, March 13th workshop on a Unique #BWMS Retrofit. Contact kathie.clark@ecochlor.com to RSVP

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    Ecochlor Signs Agent Agreement with Pontus Nordic Oy for Scandinavia and Northern European Region

    January 24, 2018 Ecochlor Inc., a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS), has signed an agent agreement with Pontus Nordic Oy in Turku, Finland. Mauri Monnonen, CEO of the company will provide the Ecochlor team with local representation to help expand existing client relationships in Scandinavia and Northern Europe, as well as provide […]
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    USCG Maritime Commons Series on Ballast Water 

    December 7, 2017

    On 27 November 2017, Rear Admiral John Nadeau began a new five-part series to provide information and updates regarding the USCG’s ballast water program.  The series is posted on the Coast Guard Maritime Commons blog, and presents various aspects relating to the USCG’s shift in focus from implementation of the ballast water regulations to compliance and enforcement. […]

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    Tanker Shipping & Trade Conference Announces Ecochlor To Speak

    November 10, 2017

    Tanker Shipping & Trade has chosen Ecochlor’s Technical Director, Mike Hasson to speak on, Case Study: What Every Tanker Operator Should Know Ahead of a BWMS Retrofit at their upcoming conference November 14-15, 2017 in London, UK. Mr. Hasson has managed 19 tanker ballast water treatment retrofit installations over the past 18 months and will […]

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