Indicative tools for Commissioning Testing: BQUA Plus of LuminUltra
22.02.2022
Ankron conducted a series of tests to evaluate the performance of Luminultra's BQUA plus in the organism classes relevant to Commissioning Tests of BWMS.

Ankron goes Africa
07.01.2022
Ankron takes part in an EU-funded project for sustainable energy production in Africa. Our task in this project will be to establish validated water laboratories that operate safely in terms of quality, take into account the particular site's water quality requirements, and provide both technically and economically scalable models for additional sites in the long term.

Marine coatings and microplastics
22.09.2021
Surface treatments of ships result in an annual discharge of 1.5 to 2.25 million tons of microplastics into the ocean. Plastic pollution from ships: Do we need new regulations?

Greywater Challenge
27.05.2021
Greywater is still a not-regulated source for microplastic contamination into the ocean.

IMO Commissioning test roadmap
15.04.2021
In November 2020 IMO MEPC 75 released the revised guidance BWM.2/Circ.70 Rev.1 with some new details for commissioning testing. What is the difference to the previous guidance?

Certificates and Approvals as signs for market development?
19.11.2020
A brief look at the Type Approvals of the U.S. Coast Guard

R&D project on safe ballast water
05.11.2020
The collaborative research project on next generation ballast water treatment is funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

13.08.2020
Green Award Foundation welcomes Ankron as Incentive Provider to its network

19.06.2020
Following a members vote which closed on 12th June 2020 Ankron Water Services is now a member of Global TestNet.

12.06.2020
Erik Köster shared our experience and challenges when arranging short term trips for commissioning, type approval and VGP testing at the webinar of MCN.

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