In the beginning of this year ERMA FIRST has successfully agreed with the only Slovenian shipping owner, GenShipping Corporation or Splosna Plovba D.O.O for installation of two ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT units of 800 m3/h to Supramax bulk carrier, Nova Gorica.
The agreement was signed at the end of January and since, the project has been moving fast as feasibility study has already been completed and all the components of the system have been ordered so as to be sent to Shanghai, where the vessel’s dry-docking will be conducted in mid-August.
Mr. Dionysios Mourelatos, Sales Manager of ERMA FIRST, claimed “We are very proud to have included GenShipping Corporation to our reference list and we are confident that both parties will remain satisfied.” And he also mentioned that this is the first project coming from Genshipping and more will shortly follow, starting with a sister vessel next year and the rest of the fleet within the next two years.
ERMA FIRST systems have been chosen based on the company’s experience on retrofit projects as well as the entire package offered, which provides top quality, best customer support and service, while remaining the most competitive in the market.
ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT is an advanced modular system developed to exceed all special installation requirements either for New Building vessels or any retrofit projects. Being Type Approved by the USCG and the IMO the system meets all international rules, regulations & highest standards.
ERMA FIRST’s design simplicity and expertise on delivering challenging projects, has been well acknowledged by many ship-owners and operators who have already trusted the company with their newbuilds and retrofit installations. Nowadays, ERMA FIRST has a prestigious reference list comprised of ship-owners and shipyards worldwide such as in Greece, China, Italy, Turkey, Romania, Japan, Korea, US, Denmark, UK, Germany.