MESAB to Retrofit Tankers with BWT Systems

ME Solutions of Tumba Sweden (MESAB) has received an order from Alfa Laval Nordic AS regarding retrofitting two ships with the Pureballast PB500 2.0 system.


The ships are owned by Frederiet AB in Sweden and chartered by the oil company Nynäs AB, which is a subsidiary of the Finnish oil company Neste Oil. The system will be installed in the pump rooms of the ships. All piping will be made of GRE type pipes. Installation is estimated to be completed January 2012. MESAB will carry out a complete turnkey delivery on behalf of Alfa Laval Nordic AS. The work includes design, class approval, project management, integration to onboard systems as well as the installation and start up of the system. ME Solutions AB is a turnkey contractor for ballast water treatment services. The company provides shipowners and shipyards with services such as design and drawings, project management, installation and start-up works.

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