BWMS

USCG issues its 38th BWMS type approval

The US Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the 38th BWMS Type Approval Certificate to Norway-based Knutsen Ballast Water AS, after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060.

USCG issues its 37th BWMS type approval

The US Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the 37th Ballast Water Management System type approval certificate to Japanese manufacturer Panasonic Environmental Systems & Engineering Co., Ltd.

USCG issues its 36th BWMS type approval

China-based BWMS manufacturer Elite Marine has received a USCG Type Approval for their Seascape BWMS. The system shall be installed and operated in accordance with the Elite Marine Seascape Operation, Maintenance and Safety manual (OMSM) 21-3-2, Rev. 10, dated 7 October 2020. 

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