Emerging ballast water management systems : proceedings of the IMO-WMU Research and Development Forum 26-29 January 2010, Malmö, Sweden
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Foreword / Neil Bellefontaine and Olof Linden, Jose Matheickal and Fredrik Haag -- Welcome addresses / Bjorn Kjerfve -- Summary conclusions of the test facility workshiop -- Summary conclusions of the preconference -- Conference presentations andMoreForeword / Neil Bellefontaine and Olof Lindén, Jose Matheickal and Fredrik Haag -- Welcome addresses / Björn Kjerfve -- Summary conclusions of the test facility workshiop -- Summary conclusions of the preconference -- Conference presentations and papers -- Ballast water management - an overview of the regulatory process / Dandu Pughuic -- BWM hurdles and the need for innovative approaches: an industry perspectice / Tey Yoh Huat -- Ballast water treatment systems: old and new ones / Marcel Veldhuis [et. al.] -- Technical aspects -- The variable buoyancy ship: a road to the elimination of ballast / Michael G. Parsons -- Ballast water replacement with fresh water - why not? / Valter Suban, Peter Vidmar and Marko Perkovič -- A study of ballast water treatment applied on iron ore ports in Brazil using descrete simulation / Newton Narciso Pereira [et. al.] -- Regulatory aspects -- Ballast water technology availability - an update / Graham J. Greensmith -- Ballast water treatment ashore brings more benefits / Patrick Donner -- Ballast water management in the Baltic Sea / Monika Stankiewicz, Reetta Ljungberg and Markus Helavuori -- Alternative ballast water management options for Caspian region shipping: outcomes of a recent CEP/IMO/UNOPS project / R. W. Hilliard and J. T. Matheickal -- Progress on conventional ballast water treatment -- Progress with conventional ballast water systems / Iver Iversen -- Microwaves + ultraviolet + ozone ballast water treatment / Alex Taube -- Thermal aqua-filtration (TAF) system: a new concept of environment-friendly BWMS applying retrieved heat to eliminate living organisms / Kazuhiko Koike [et. al.] -- Development of novel VUV photocatalysis system for ballast water treatment / Yansheng Yin [et. al.] -- Beyond-ballast: integrating shipboard environmental technologies: ozone as a single-source system for treating multiple waste systems on-board / Sung-Jin Park [et. al.] -- Applicability of approved ballast water management systems that make use of active substances or preparations under the ballast water regulations in Victoria, Australia / Marlos Jhonny Melo De Souza -- Testing, verification and monitoring of ballast water -- A summary of findings from the first 25 ballast water treatment systems evaluated by GESAMP / Tim Bowmer and Jan Linders -- Monitoring of bacteria in ballast water / Ingun Tryland Else-Marie Fykse [et. al.] -- Ballast water treatment testing and discharge toxicity / Mario Tamburri [et. al.] -- A novel approach to determine ballast water vitality and viability after treatment / Peter Paul Stehouwer, Frank Fuhr and Marcel Veldhuis -- New data experiments using viability stains on treated ballast water for IMO compliance monitoring / Kent Peterson and Harry Nelson -- Recommendations how to take a representative ballast water sample / Stephan Gollasch and Matej David -- Factors influencing organism counts in ballast water samples and their implications / Frank Fuhr [et. al.] -- Validation protocol for performance testing and scaling ballast water treatment systems employing UV disinfection and filtration / Jim Cosman [et. al.] -- The use of mesocosms in risk assessment of active substances in ballast water treatment / N.H.B.M. Kaag, A.C. Sneekes and E.M. Foekema -- Forum closing and conclusions -- Global R&D forum on emerging ballast water management systems - closing remarks / Miguel Palomares.