April 2016

ERMA FIRST Receives the Technology Award at the 2016 GREEN4SEA Athens Forum

The 2016 GREEN4SEA Conference & Awards is a pro bono event that was held on the 6th of April 2016, in Eugenides Foundation Athens attracting 950 delegates from 20 countries representing a total of 400 organizations. Six panels of 25 global experts focused on green shipping issues and latest developments regarding the Ballast Water Management,…
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EPE and ERMA FIRST become Incentive Providers of Green Award Foundation.

We are proud to announce our companies’ participation in the Green Award Foundation as incentive providers, as of April 2016. The handover ceremony took place on the 31st of March, in Piraeus, in the head offices of EPE, where Capt. Dimitrios Mattheou, chairman of Green Award Foundation and Jan Fransen, Executive Director of the Green…
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ERMA FIRST in Montreal, Canada for IMO-Globallast Forum

The 6th GEF-UNDP-IMO Globallast R&D Forum and Exhibition on Ballast Water Management was held from 16th to 18th March, 2016, in Montreal, Canada. It was combined with the IMO-IMarEST Shipping Industry Forum. The theme was ‘BWM Convention: Moving Towards Implementation ‘. It was the last of the series under the IMO-GloBallast, as the Convention was…
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Liberia Type Approval for ERMA FIRST BWTS

ERMA FIRST BWTS received Type Approval from Liberia Administration for both Models: cyclone and filter version under Certificate Number: LIB/BWMS/ERMAFIRST/032216. Please check Liberia website for the Certificate: http://www.liscr.com/liscr/Maritime/BallastWaterManagement/tabid/322/Default.aspx Liberian Administration process for type approval of a ballast water management system (BWMS) intended for installation on Liberian flagged ships, takes into account the Guidance for Administrations…
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