Any machine on the ship requires a proper procedure to be followed for starting and stopping it. Failure to follow this step-by-step procedure will lead to either failure in starting or stopping the ... Read More
An efficient running of a sewage treatment plant on a ship requires periodic maintenance and daily checks of the system. Failure to do so can lead to an output that cannot be discharged into the sea, blockage of pipelines, and even failure of some parts.
There are several ... Read More
Sewage on board ships needs to be treated before it is discharged to the sea. Sewage treatment plant is used to treat the sewage and make it less harmful for the sea.
Marine engineers must know the operation of the sewage plant before using the same in order to comply ... Read More
ACO Marine has welcomed the findings reported in the Friends of the Earth 2016 Cruise Ship Report Card, the annual survey of cruise shipping’s impact on the environment, which highlights a growing need for the sector to update its sewage treatment technology.... Read More
Brisbane's largest sewage plant with 12 waste storage ponds is only 200 metres away from where the city's proposed $100 million new cruise ship terminal would be built at Luggage Point by 2019.
Fairfax Media went to Luggage Point to ... Read More
Legislation preventing the discharge of untreated waste overboard has been in place for some time with a requirement that it should be retrofitted where not already in use. American legislation defines ...