A very successful forum was held on Tuesday the 27th of September by Greek Manufacturer, ERMA FIRST ESK Engineering Solutions S.A., who designed, certified, and manufactured an integrated Ballast Water Management System.
More than 250 people, executives from the largest Greek Shipping companies attended the forum, supporting a major effort made by a Greek company. ERMA FIRST consisted of young scientists, managed to create a high standards Ballast Water Treatment System.
During the forum, the regulations of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for the Ballast Water and Sediment Control Convention 2004, were presented and analyzed while attendants were thoroughly informed about the latest developments in the legislative context, testing, and sampling board, issues of great concern for the shipping and managing companies.
Participants had the chance to understand the particular features of ERMA FIRST as a solution.