Alaskan Tanker Company (ATC) will retrofit the Ecochlor® ballast water management system (BWMS) on board their fleet including three VLCC crude oil tankers and an option for one additional vessel. Each of these vessels are U.S. flag tankers with Zone 1 and Zone 0 hazardous areas. The Ecochlor® BWMS is approved for installation in both […]
Ecochlor’s latest newsletter on Ballast Water Management Regulatory Updates and industry news has just been released. This edition features a VIDA update, BWMS USCG Type Approvals, Impact of US Government Shutdown, the IMO winter newsletter, Int’l BWM Compliance Implementation and feedback from a shipowner survey on BWM by ABS. Click here to see the latest news!
The next milestone in the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention, 8 September 2019, is approaching quickly, requiring more vessels to comply with the D2 standard. Steve Candito, CEO of Ecochlor, suggested, “if you are a shipowner and haven’t even started the decision-making phase regarding a treatment technology for your vessel(s), you might want to rethink […]
Ecochlor posts a Ballast Water Management Regulatory Update on a monthly basis. This report includes important information on regulatory issues with USCG, IMO and other government agencies or ship associations. Click here to see the entire report. If you would like to get on the monthly e-newsletter list contact email@example.com.
In this 12th program in Maritime TV’s Ballast Water Treatment Report Series, Ecochlor CEO Steve Candito discusses the recently passed Vessel Incidental Discharge Act (VIDA), some of its provisions, and the impact it will have on the maritime industry, in this second interview in a two-part series.
Ricky Dixon, Director of Sales at Ecochlor, spoke at the recent BWMTech conference in London about a unique Ecochlor case study, Ballast Water Management Compliance – An innovative manufacturer/shipowner partner program. The presentation was well-received by more than 150 people representing all facets of the maritime industry. The presentation was developed around an innovative partnership program […]
Do you have ten years of experience in a senior-level sales and/or marketing position in the maritime industry? Ecochlor, Inc., a leader in ballast water treatment, is actively seeking a Vice President of Sales and Marketing for their North Haven, Connecticut, USA office. Do you have what it takes to develop, implement, monitor and analyze […]
The Ecochlor BWMS Regulatory Update includes monthly information from the USCG, IMO and other regulatory agencies and maritime associations. Click here or go to http://ecochlor.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/November-Regulatory-Update.pdf
Ecochlor is pleased to announce the complete harmonization of USCG Type Approval to their IMO Type Approval for their line of Ecochlor® Ballast Water Treatment Systems. During Ecochlor’s USCG Type Approval amendment process, minor updates and improvements were made to aspects such as documentation, available filter models, and control system software. Once the USCG Type […]