Posts Tagged ‘Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention.’

Belgium ratifies ballast and recycling conventions

Belgium ratifies ballast and recycling conventions
IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim with H.E. Mr. Guy Trouveroy, Ambassador of Belgium to the United Kingdom 07/03/2016  – Belgium today (7 March) became the latest country to ratify a key international measure for environmental protection, the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, bringing...
March 7th, 2016 | Associations, Environment | Read More

IMO Top Story: BWM – Entry into force still unconfirmed

IMO Top Story: BWM – Entry into force still unconfirmed
The IMO’s HQ’s in London Ratification of the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention by Morocco, Indonesia and Ghana during November 2015 has brought the convention ever closer to meeting the requirements for entry into force. Forty-seven countries have now ratified the convention, substantially...
December 21st, 2015 | Environment, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

LR Hellenic Technical Committee & Hellenic Technical Environmental Sub-Committee Combined Session

LR Hellenic Technical Committee & Hellenic Technical Environmental Sub-Committee Combined Session
Katharine Palmer, LR Environmental Manager, delivered a paper on Understanding Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV), Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EAL) and Barred Speed Range & Light Running Margin...
December 4th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Associated British Ports prepares for Ballast Water Management Convention implementation

Associated British Ports prepares for Ballast Water Management Convention implementation
ABPmer, a leading provider of specialist services to the ports sector, has been commissioned to help Associated British Ports (ABP) and its customers prepare for the implementation of the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention.   In particular, ABPmer will provide an overview of the potential risk...
August 26th, 2015 | Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More