2020 sulphur cap

BWMS Code Type Approval

The year is 2012, and swarms of applications for Basic and Final Approvals of Ballast Water Management Systems are coming to the IMO. 5 years later the IMO decided that a new BWMS Code (which is a revised G8) is to become mandatory for all BWMS that will be installed onboard ships after 28 October 2020.

BWT & SOx Emissions: The most hot issues of 2015

According to our readers’ clicks, 2015 was all about Ballast Water Treatment and SOx Emissions, with a twist of world’s greenest ships filling in the Top 10 GREEN4SEA Articles list of 2015.


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