Water used as ballast in a vessel reduces stress on the hull, enhances propulsion and manoeuvrability, provides transverse stability, and compensates for weight changes in cargo loads, fuel and water utilization.
Water is ballast or de-ballast at port or throughout a voyage to maintain safe operating conditions may contain aquatic or marine microbes, plants and animals, carried across the globe.
While ballast water is required for safe and efficient shipping operations, it may pose serious ecological, economic and health problems due to transfer of harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens to the environment. Ballast water treatment is required to avoid the introduction of invasive marine species and pathogens form one part of the world to another.
Pulsafeeder's products assist in the meeting of ballast water exchange standards, and the ballast water performance standards.
Common Products for Ballast Water:
Boiler Water Treatment
Cooling Tower Water Treatment
Food & Beverage Disinfection/Sanitation
Industrial Water Treatment
Municipal Potable Water
Municipal Waste Water
Residential Potable Water
RO/Desalination Water Treatment
Swimming Pool Water Treatment