When the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention has been ratified, ship-owners are beginning to look seriously at ballast water treatment. As of September 2017, newbuilds will need treatment systems and existinvessels will have until their next renewal survey to retrofit.
Alfa Laval has long been a pioneer in ballast water treatment.
The company's technology, developed in cooperation with Wallenius Water is a marine-specific and enhanced form of UV treatment, optimized to make maximum use of the produced UV light and its wavelength spectrum.
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