WEBINAR: 80 days to go – Are you ready? The BWM Convention enters into force on 8 September

This webinar provides you an update on what you need to know and actions to take towards 8 September.


Event Information

The International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments (BWM) is a major undertaking for the maritime industry.

This webinar - relevant for all stakeholders affected by the BWM Convention - will provide you answers to the following questions:

  • The International BWM Convention will be on the agenda at the IMO MEPC (71) in July – What is being discussed and what are the possible consequences for the installation dates of Ballast Water Treatment systems?
  • Regardless of the outcome of MEPC (71), the Convention will enter into force on 8 September, mandating compliance with D-1 exchange standard. To avoid difficulties with Port State Control, which actions are needed to comply?
  • Ballast Water and the USCG - what is the present status?
In addition, the webinar will contain a Q&A session.

Your presenters will be Eirik Nyhus - Director, Environment - International Regulatory Affairs, Stian E. Sollied, Business Development Manager and Ingrid Sigvaldsen, Engineer, Environmental protection, all DNV GL - Maritime.


>> Wednesday, 21 June: 3.00 - 3.45 p.m. CET

Unable to attend?
Register for the 1st session:
Wednesday, 21 June: 9.00 - 9.45 a.m. CET

Please be informed, that we will provide the slides and the recording after the webinar to all registrants.