Ecochlor Wins BWTS Contract for 55 Scorpio Product Carriers

Ecochlor, Inc. (Ecochlor) is proud to announce that a contract for 55 Ecochlor Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) has been signed with Scorpio Tankers Inc. (Scorpio Tankers) for retrofit on their product carriers. Scorpio Tankers will also become a minority investor in Ecochlor. MID-SHIP Capital advised Ecochlor on the transaction. Scorpio Tankers is a leading […]

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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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Ecochlor Receives DNV GL Type Approval on behalf of Norway

Ecochlor and DNV GL announced today DNV GL Type Approval on behalf of Norway of the Ecochlor Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS). In addition to serving as Ecochlor’s Independent Laboratory for US Coast Guard (USCG) Type Approval, DNV GL simultaneously evaluated and approved the Ecochlor System under DNV GL rules and the BWM Convention. Martin […]

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Minerva Marine Selects Ecochlor BWTS for up to 30 Vessels

Ecochlor, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Minerva Marine, Inc. (Minerva) for the potential supply of BWT Systems for up to 30 vessels under its management for installations in accordance to the IMO and USCG implementation plan. The Ecochlor technology was selected for retrofit in Minerva’s managed bulkers and […]

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Ecochlor completes all testing for USCG Type Approval

Ecochlor, Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of all environmental testing of the Ecochlor® Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS) in support of USCG Type Approval and expects to submit an application to the USCG within the next month. Environmental testing was performed at Retlif Testing Laboratories in Ronkonkoma, NY.  “The Retlif team was excited […]

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