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26 - 28 September 2017
Trump International Beach Resort,

Preparing for Convention enforcement and BWMS application

Bringing together shipowners, ballast water service providers, regulators and front line innovators across the North American market

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What's new for 2017?

Regulatory Breakdown

Entry Into Force, MEPC71 takeaways, USCG type approval developments, G8 updates, AMS insights & more.

Meeting BWMS testing standards

Justifying the 3 day testing system & adapting test conditions to evolving regulations and standards.

*NEW* Workshops & Breakouts

Opportunities for delegates to discuss at length and in detail key compliance questions, BWMS testing measures & how to keep up with evolving regulations.

Case Study Corner

New insight into practical installations, ensuring the BWMS is compliant and the costs associated with ballast systems on vessels.

Small vessels vs Large vessels

How does the size of ship affect the type of ballast system you install? What are the challenges and differences in their operating profiles?

Workshop - Installation 101

Drilling down into the nuts and bolts of a BWMS installation - who's responsible when a vessel is not compliant, where is the bottleneck for retrofitting a vessel and key factors for operational success.

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What to expect

Expert Speakers

Why attend BWMTech?

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