ECM Client Alert 25-2016: USCG Issues Type Approval to 2 More Ballast Water Treatment Systems

Date: 05/01/2017
Author: Jacqueline Tan/ George Radu
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ECM Client Alert 25-2016: USCG Issues Type Approval to 2 More Ballast Water Treatment Systems

On 23 December, 2016, the US Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the second U.S. Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Swedish manufacturer Alfa Laval Tumba AB, and the third Certificate to Norwegian manufacturer OceanSaver AS, after a detailed review of each manufacturer’s type approval application determined that the systems met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. 

Please refer to the attached ECM Client Alert 25-2016, December 27, 2016 for additional details.

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