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

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

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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BEMA to Launch in Spring 2018

Ballastwater Equipment Manufacturers Association (BEMA) expects to finalise its bylaws, which were issued this week, and appoint its board of directors and officers when it holds its second meeting, sometime before 8 March. See more at http://www.ballastwatermanagement.co.uk/news/view,bema-will-finalise-its-structure-and-officers-soon_50892.htm

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

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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