Mumbai, 2nd Feb 2017
The International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments (BWM Convention) enters into force on 8 September 2017, and Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) is prepared to support the industry in complying with the BWM Convention requirements.
IRClass has published comprehensive guidelines to assist ship owners, operators and shipyards in understanding the BWM Convention and the steps to be taken for ensuring compliance. IRClass has prepared an informative booklet on the BWM Convention requirements. Ship owners, operators and shipyards may download this booklet which is available on our website from the below link:
To ensure a seamless certification process, IRClass will be providing the following services:
IRS is committed to work with the industry towards a smooth implementation of the BWM Convention requirements on board ships.
For any further information, please contact us at:
Telephone No. +91 22 7119 9400