Bulkship Management AS chooses Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 for its entire fleet

Oslo-based Bulkship Management AS has chosen Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 for compliance in ballast water treatment. The company has signed a comprehensive fleet agreement that includes 30 PureBallast 3 Compact Flex systems, as well as commissioning and training. Bulkship Management AS is a fast-growing ship management company focused on technical management and crewing. The … [Read more...]

Advantage Tankers & Advantage Products sign fleet agreement covering retrofit and service of 33 Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 systems

Prominent Turkish ship owners Advantage Tankers & Advantage Products (with Genel Denizcilik acting as the technical management company), have selected Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 for ballast water treatment throughout their combined fleet. The recently signed fleet agreement covers a range of PureBallast 3 system types, as well as deckhouses and a service … [Read more...]

Exmar Chooses Scrubbers for LPG Newbuilds

Belgain gas shipper Exmar has chosen to go with emissions scrubbers for two of their new 38,000 cubic meter LPG carriers currently under construction at Hanjin’s Subic Shipyard. Upcoming emissions regulations limit the shipowners' options to either burning MGO, installing LNG or dual fuel engines, or utilizing scrubbers to curb SOx emissions from burning heavy fuel … [Read more...]

Alfa Laval Buys Norwegian Pump Maker Frank Mohn for $2.2 Billion

By Andrew Noel and Veronica Ek April 7 (Bloomberg) -- Alfa Laval AB agreed to buy Norwegian pumpmaker Frank Mohn AS, the manufacturer of Framo pumps, for 13 billion kroner ($2.2 billion) to capture spending in offshore oil and gas drilling. The all-cash transaction will add sales of 3.4 billion kroner from Frank Mohn’s range of submerged pumping systems and an order … [Read more...]