The Wärtsilä Aquarius® Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) range comprises two product series specifically developed to meet the global ballast water discharge regulatory obligations. Both technical solutions, one based on filter UV
and the other on filter side stream electro-chlorination (EC)
, have achieved IMO type-approval status and have been AMS accepted by the USCG.
Both BWMS technologies are currently undergoing full USCG Testing programs in line with the regulations, with published timescales to complete during 2017. For more specific information on the testing completed to date, please contact the team below.