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First IMO-certified land-based BWMS heads to Las Palmas for demonstration

An InvaSave 300 Mobile Ballast Water Treatment System was transported from the Netherlands to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to be used for a demonstration programme as part of the ‘Atlantic Blue Port Services’ project, made possible by the INTERREG Atlantic Area Programme, funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

HMD, LR to deliver world’s first ballast free LNG bunker tanker

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard will deliver the world’s first ballast free LNG bunkering vessel later in 2018. The 7,600m³ vessel was ordered by Germany-based Bernhard Schulte Ship management in 2016 and is being constructed to LR class at HMD’s Ulsan shipyard. 


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