Tokyo, Mar 12, 2013 - (JCN) - An agreement has been reached between Daiki Ataka Engineering, Sumitomo Electric Industries, and Hitachi Zosen Corporation to establish a technical research cooperative for joint development of an electrolysis type Ballast Water Management System.
What does BW stand for?
BW stands for Ballast Water (shipping)
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- Berner Verein Zuercher Unterland (German; Swiss organization)
- Adaptive Baum-Welch (algorithm)
- B-Wing (Star Wars)
- Babcock and Wilcox Company (Lynchburg, VA)
- Back of Walk (surveying)
- Backed With (recording industry)
- Bacteriological Warfare
- Baden-Württemberg (German Federal State)
- Baldwin-Wallace College
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MOL), has developed installation technology of a ballast water treatment system (BWTS) enclosed in a standard-size freight container in the hold of container ships.
com)-- The lead analyst of the ballast water treatment system market report commented that “Various uncertainties since 2004 and especially after 2009 have made the developments in this market increasingly intriguing.
DSME), is designed and constructed according to the latest international standards and it has advanced ballast water treatment technology to comply with international conventions on the protection of the environment from the effects of transportation of ballast water and sediments around the world.
12) Currently fueling the threat to marine biodiversity is ballast water discharge, which acts as a conduit for the introduction of aquatic invasive species ("AIS").
Drammen-based OceanSaver announced that Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) has ordered ballast water management (BWM) systems for six VLCCs thus lifting the company s order book to approximately NOK 280 million.