Ballast Water Management
Understanding the Regulations and the Treatment Technologies Available
This 10th edition of 'Ballast Water Management' sets out the current state of international and national ballast water legislation. The BWM Convention is now fully in effect for all applicable ships and this book contains essential information on the requirements for compliance. It also highlights the significant revisions to US regulations (VIDA 2018). Information is provided on the various treatment options available, together with data sheets describing the IMO (both G8 and G9) and USCG Type Approved BWMS that are currently available on the market.
The Ballast Water Management Convention entered into force on 8th September 2017. Whether you already have a Ballast Water system implementation plan or not, this full and comprehensive guide will provide the information on the regulations and equipment options available that you need to make the transition to full compliance.
Publication Code: GP102
Publication Subtitle: Updated to MEPC 74 (May 2019)
Publication Edition Number or Year: 2019
Publication Edition Date: 10th Edition
Publication Author: Captain Nadeem Anwar, PhD (Revised by Dr. Linda Churcher)
Publisher Name: Witherby Publishing Group
Updated in last two months: No