BWM

2018 April 10

10:54 Initial GHG strategy for international shipping set for adoption

2018 March 20

15:36 Rotterdam, the Netherlands will host 21st Ballast Water Management Conference on 7-8 November, 2018

2018 March 12

11:51 Management of ballast water and biofouling discussed in Madeira, Portugal on 5-7 March
09:54 GREEN4SEA Conference addressed key fuel challenges towards 2020

2018 January 11

12:30 Vallejo, California will host 20th Ballast Water Management Conference on April 18-19, 2018

2017 December 12

11:22 Russia invites Finland to designate a common water area in the Gulf of Finland not subject to ballast water exchange (photo)

2017 November 24

16:27 IMO addresses invasive aquatic species carried in ballast water through BWM Convention

2017 September 22

12:01 Singapore will host 18th Ballast Water Management Conference on 7-8 February 2018

2017 September 13

10:35 Jamaica and Malta accede to Ballast Water Management Convention

2017 August 17

10:04 HELCOM and OSPAR release new online ballast water risk assessment tool

2017 July 13

15:19 Bureau Veritas launches e-business solution to help shipping industry meet BWM deadline

2017 June 13

15:37 Caribbean committed to ballast water management
15:14 Four more States ratified IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention
11:30 Antwerp will host 19th Ballast Water Management Summit on 15-16 November 2017

2017 June 7

18:23 The GloBallast Story publication outlines key achievements of GloBallast Partnerships Programme

2017 May 15

18:12 Saudi Arabia ratifies BWM treaty

2017 May 10

17:16 Singapore will host 18th Ballast Water Management Summit on 27-28 September 2017

2017 May 2

17:31 BWM Convention entry into force discussed at dedicated conference in Singapore

2017 January 13

12:42 New Zealand ratifies Ballast Water Management Convention

2016 November 18

13:35 IMO arranges training activities for better ballast water management

2016 November 7

12:58 Bunker tanker operators may obtain exemptions from BWM requirements as IMO gives green light for SRA concept