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3 BWMS Manufactures Issued USCG Type Approval Certificates in May 2020

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Ocean Wave. Photo credit to ivan-bandura-5cwigxmgwto-unsplashThe United States Coast Guard (USCG) has recently issued a Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) Type Approval Certificate to Miura Co., Ltd, Techcross, and Semb-Eco Pte, Ltd.

Miura Co., Ltd., HK-(E)R
Treatment technology: Filtration/Ultraviolet
USCG Type Approval Certificate
Country: Japan

Techcross, ECS-HYCHLOR
Treatment technology: Filtration/Electrochlorination
USCG Type Approval Certificate
Country: Korea

Semb-Eco Pte Ltd., LUV U1
Filtration/Ultraviolet
USCG Type Approval Certificate
Country: Singapore

After a detailed review of each manufacturers type approval application determined that the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. This brings the total number of BWMS type approvals by the USCG to 33. A complete list of BWMS that are approved with links to their type approval certificates can be found here.

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