In 2004, IMO adopted the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments. The convention entered into force on the 8th of September 2017. The Ballast Water Management Convention requires that all ships in international traffic are required to manage their ballast water and sediments to a certain standard, according to a ship-specific ballast water management plan
At present there are around 40,000 vessels would need BWM systems to be installed in the next 2-5 years. The peak requirement could be in 2019-2022 for over 10,000 vessels per year. The present average lead time for equipment supply is around 6-8 months. Planning now and completing the estimation of the equipment capacity assist in pre ordering the equipment. This ensures timely delivery and completion of project on time. The urgency of the need to commence the system installation activities can be gauged from the fact that 50,000 vessels will be scrambling to fit a system in the coming years with owners, managers, manufacturers, shipyards and designers all being underprepared for a requirement to that scale.
Hebei Sinter Filter Technic Co;ltd is a plant which is specialized in producing multilayer sintered wire mesh and filter element for filtration and The ballast water treatment.
Our Type “C”sinter wire mesh filter is widely used in the Ocean ship for BWT,and for self-cleaning machine.
We have some many materials for sea water situation,such as the C-276, SS904L and Duplex steel 2205.
We passed the QMSC of ISO9001 in 2008.And we make use of advanced equipments and strict quality control system from raw material going into our factory to finished products to offer customer high quality product and best service.