Rich Mueller, President and CEO of Netsco, recognized as a leading marine engineering and naval architecture firm since 1984, founded Choice Ballast Solutions, LLC (Choice) – a partner company – to provide integration engineering and service capacity for retrofit of vessels with ballast water treatment systems (BWTS).

Choice provides value-added programs for ship owners and BWTS suppliers. Choice Programs include Planning & Evaluation: Integration Engineering; Vessel Life Support; Certification Services and Retrofit Project Management.