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Ballast Water Treatment

This guide includes a number of articles on system technology, sampling equipment, regulation and practical considerations.

Coatings and corrosion

Regulations on anti-foulings and foul-release, types of coatings and technology, ballast and cargo tank coatings, anti-corrosive systems and equipment.


MARPOL and US Vessel General Permit requirements, equipment for oil/water treatment, black and grey water and sealing arrangements, EEDI and energy saving devices.

Fuels and lubricants

Types and grades of marine fuels, ISO 8217, Fuel treatment systems, LNG and oil storage, tribology, engine and specialist lubricants.

Navigation and bridge

Regulations covering equipment and layout, navigation systems including radar, ECDIS, AIS, compasses and more.

Power, propulsion and turbochargers

Engine types and technology, turbochargers, energy storage systems, PTO and PTI, gearboxes, propellers, other propulsors, waterjets,etc

Safety and training

SOLAS regulations, Lifeboats and Liferafts, davits, falls and release systems, other safety equipment, STCW rules, simulators and more.