Indicative Tools for Commissioning testing : bbe 10cells
In our independent test series for compliance monitoring devices in the field of commissioning testing of ballast water we tested the bbe 10cells from the German company bbe Moldaenke GmbH.

Indicative tools for Commissioning Testing: BQUA Plus of LuminUltra
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
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
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
Greywater is still a not-regulated source for microplastic contamination into the ocean.

IMO Commissioning test roadmap
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?
A brief look at the Type Approvals of the U.S. Coast Guard

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

Green Award Foundation welcomes Ankron as Incentive Provider to its network

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

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