Seventh application received by Coast Guard for BWMS type approval

The U.S. Coast Guard Marine Safety Center (MSC) received its seventh application for Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) type approval for the Purimar BWMS manufactured by Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.

MSC will review the application for compliance with Coast Guard regulations in 46 CFR 162.060. Once it has been determined that the application meets the requirements, the MSC will issue a type-approval certificate.

BWMS type-approval applications and approval certificates are posted here. The list will be updated frequently in order to provide industry and the general public the most current information regarding the status of each application.

Maritime Editorial