Increasing interest in ballast water treatment and Alfa Laval PureBallast for high flow capacities
With the IMO Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention taking effect in September, customer interest in ballast water treatment systems and in Alfa Laval PureBallast has been growing. Of particular no...
New Alfa Laval Unique DV-ST UltraPure Actuator simplifies valve control and inventory management
Alfa Laval introduces a new stainless steel actuator designed specifically for the Alfa Laval Unique DV-ST diaphragm valves. More compact, robust and durable than its predecessors, this pneumatic actu...
Arne Frank, board member of Alfa Laval, has passed away suddenly
He has been a board member since 2010
Alfa Laval signs major frame agreements for ballast water treatment retrofits
Alfa Laval signs major frame agreements for ballast water treatment retrofitsIn June, Alfa Laval signed frame agreements with two different shipowners for the supply of Alfa Laval PureBallast systems....
Costly bilge water non-compliance is subject of new Alfa Laval white paper
A new white paper from Alfa Laval addresses ship owner concerns to ensure vessel compliance with bilge water regulations worldwide. Even if a traditional system with type approval is operating on boar...
Alfa Laval Performance Agreement with Finnlines ensures PureSOx reliability
Leading Finnish shipping operator Finnlines, part of the Grimaldi Group, has placed a service order with Alfa Laval to optimize the performance of its existing Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubber systems. Th...
Alfa Laval AFEM for Smit inert gas systems produces significant fuel savings
The Alfa Laval Automatic Fuel Efficiency Module (AFEM) is a new modification for reducing the fuel consumption of Alfa Laval Smit Combustion inert gas systems. It does so by ensuring the inert gas tha...
Alfa Laval Touch Control is the new standard of control for marine boilers
Alfa Laval Touch Control is being rolled out successively for new and existing Alfa Laval Aalborg boilers. First out are the Alfa Laval Aalborg OL and OC-TCi boilers, which will now feature advanced c...
Always at the forefront, Alfa Laval PureSOx continues to develop
Alfa Laval PureSOx is today’s most complete SOx scrubber platform, with multiple operating arrangements, two scrubber designs and a range of compliance profiles for meeting the 2020 global sulphur cap...
Alfa Laval methanol booster systems excel in over 4500 hours of operation
Alfa Laval FCM One Low-Flashpoint (LF) booster systems have been a clear success on methanol-fuelled tankers with ME-LGI engines. Now Alfa Laval is supporting MAN Diesel & Turbo as the engine series i...
Gas operations commence at the newly expanded Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre
On 1 March 2017, marine customers and industry representatives gathered at the Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre in Aalborg, Denmark for the opening of the expansion into gas testing. The expansion, w...
USCG type approval triggers major Alfa Laval PureBallast retrofit order
As a direct consequence of its type approval by the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), Alfa Laval PureBallast 3.1 has been selected for ballast water treatment on vessels owned by STAMCO Ship Management. The ag...
Alfa Laval TJ40G cuts tank cleaning time and costs
The Alfa Laval TJ40G Rotary Jet Head tank-cleaning machine gets rid of residues while reducing cycle times and costs for energy, water and cleaning agents.
Alfa Laval PureBallast now has U.S. Coast Guard type approval
On 23 December, Alfa Laval received U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) type approval for the third generation of its ballast water treatment system, PureBallast. The approval allows ship owners who deballast in ...