USA: Hyde Marine Wins Contract to Supply GUARDIAN BWT Systems for LR2 Aframax Tankers

Hyde Marine, Inc, a subsidiary of Calgon Carbon Corporation, has been awarded a contract to supply a total of six Hyde GUARDIAN® Ballast Water Treatment (BWT) Systems for two LR2 Aframax tankers being constructed by the SPP shipyard in South Korea for ship owner OSG.

The value of the contract was not disclosed. Hyde GUARDIAN employs a chemical-free process that combines filtration with ultraviolet disinfection to treat the ballast water of a ship to prevent the spread of invasive species.

Hyde Marine will provide two HG1500X-SF70 units and one HG250S for each of the newbuild ships, which will be installed in 2012. The tankers are currently under construction at SPP Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., located in Sacheon, South Syeongsang Province, South Korea.

The Hyde GUARDIAN unit received International Maritime Organization (IMO) Type Approval in April 2009 and was the first BWT System accepted in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Shipboard Technology Evaluation Program (STEP). Calgon Carbon’s UV Technology Division and Hyde Marine also received ISO 9001:2008 accreditation from the registrar Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and the ANAB National Accreditation Board in 2010. This certification applies to the management system for the design, development, manufacture, delivery, installation, warranty support, and aftermarket parts and service for both the UV water treatment and ballast treatment systems.

Shipbuilding Tribune Staff, January 18, 2012; Image: hydemarine

 

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

Posted on January 18, 2012

In Depth>

Events>

<< Sep 2015 >>
MTWTFSS
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 1 2 3 4

Marine Maintenance World Expo 29 September – 1 October

The international exhibition of maintenance and repair technologies, tools, spare parts, services and systems for vessels of all sizes, from yachts, commercial fishing vessels, work boats, passenger and vehicle ferries, to cargo ships, cruise ships, naval defence fleets, oil tankers, offshore support vessels and offshore-energy platforms.

Expect to see technologies and services including:

• Hull blasting/cleaning equipment
• Hull coatings
• Spare parts component suppliers
• Hull inspection equipment
• Ultrasonic testing equipment
• Non-destructive testing equipment
• Boat-lifting equipment
• Dry dock tools and equipment
• Underwater ship inspection surveys
• Underwater repair technology
• Marine engine maintenance equipment
• Maintenance of marine engine control systems
• Marine transmission maintenance systems
• Predictive maintenance systems
• Engine and oil analysis equipment
• Wear particle indicators
• Vibration analysis systems
• On-ship/onboard visual monitoring display equipment
• Bow stem slamming and strain monitoring
• Water quality monitoring
• Ship maintenance software
• Lifeboat maintenance systems
• Ship repair specialists from around the world
• Hydraulic analysis, coolant analysis, and other fluid analysis
• Wet/underwater welding
• Propeller polishing equipment
• Wireless handheld inventory monitors
• Marine monitoring and control platform
• Integrated platform management systems
• Load cells
• Mooring tension monitoring systems
• Hull stress monitoring equipment
• Tow load monitoring, mooring load monitoring, jetty management monitoring systems
• Mooring load monitoring and analysis equipment
• Marine equipment status monitoring and control systems
• Salinometers
• Marine monitoring and control hardware
• Marine monitoring and control software
• Fleet management systems
• Alarm monitoring equipment
• Power maintenance systems/electrical maintenance systems

Read more about the event here.

read more >

PIANC SMART Rivers Conference

The SMART Rivers Conference is a biennal forum bringing together those involved in river transport form developing and developed countries…

read more >

NEVA 2015

The NEVA 2015 profile will promote traditional sectors of Shipbuilding, Ship Equipment, Offshore Shelf Construction and Equipment, Ports…

read more >

16th Annual FPSO World Congress 2015

This year, we will bring together more than 750 key stakeholders from oil companies, vessel owners, shipyards, financial organisations…

read more >