UV-based BWMS gaining ground on big ships

Proving popular on big ships: Alfa Laval has reported sales of nearly 90 PureBallast 3.1 systems of 1,000m3/h or higher.

Owners of tankers and other big ships are increasingly turning to UV-based ballast water management systems (BWMS) instead of electrochlorination (EC) units, according to UV system supplier Alfa Laval.

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