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What does BWT stand for?

BWT stands for Ballast Water Tank (maritime engineering)

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Ballast water treatment is an imminent requirement by The International Maritime Organization ("IMO") to prevent the biological unbalance caused by the estimated 12 billion tons of ballast water transported across the seas by ocean-going ships when their ballast water tanks are emptied or refilled.
Lloyd Watkins, managing director of Ocean Sense, said, 'Travelling as larvae in amongst the ballast water tanks of today's super vessels, the European Shore Crab, which is only indigenous to European shores, has invaded shorelines across the world.
The work group's current projects include further refinement of the test protocol and a renewed effort concerning the implementation of the IMO ballast water tank requirements for invasive species treatment systems and their potential impact upon ballast water protective coatings.
Ballast water treatment is an imminent requirement by The International Maritime Organization ("IMO") to prevent the biological unbalance caused by the estimated 12 billion tons of ballast water transported across the seas by ocean-going ships when their ballast water tanks are emptied or refilled.
Ballast water treatment is an imminent requirement by The International Maritime Organization ("IMO") to prevent the biological unbalance caused by the estimated 12 billion tons of ballast water transported across the seas by ocean-going ships when their ballast water tanks are emptied or refilled.