15.10.2018 – MarineLink TV interview – Optimarin Takes BWMS Lead

Posted to Maritime Reporter TV (by Greg Trauthwein ) on October 15, 2018 MR TV talks to Optimarin co-founder and director Birgir Nilsen on the long path toward ballast water management system acceptance.

Press release – 24.09.2018 : Optimarin expertise secures huge Ardmore order

Optimarin expertise secures huge Ardmore order   Optimarin has secured one of its biggest orders to date with the news that the ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist has been selected to supply 36 systems to Ardmore Shipping. The units will be fitted across 18 advanced chemical and product tankers, with delivery due to commence in […]

Press release – 03.09.2018 : Optimarin BWTS Chosen for USCG OPC Program at Eastern Shipbuilding

Press release – 03.09.2018 : Optimarin BWTS Chosen for USCG OPC Program at Eastern Shipbuilding

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) has selected Optimarin to supply the BWTS for nine Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC) to be built at their Panama City, FL shipyard. The agreement with ESG will see the Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS) fitted in the new OPCs, designed to support the nation’s maritime security and undertake vital border protection duties. […]

Ballast Water Treatment Technology – 22.08.2018 : Buy cheap; buy twice, says Optimarin boss

It can be a false economy to buy a ballast water management system, or BWMS, based purely on cost if that decision affects the operational integrity and compliance of a fleet, said chief executive of the Norwegian BWMS maker Optimarin, Tore Andersen. “Price and value are two very different things,” he said. “when it comes […]

Press release – 10.07.2018 : DESS Aquaculture chooses Optimarin for newbuild wellboats

DESS Aquaculture, a joint venture between Solstad Farstad and John Fredriksen’s Marine Harvest, has signed a contract to install Optimarin ballast water treatment (BWT) systems on its four newbuild 3,500m3 capacity wellboats. The agreement pushes the number of systems sold by Optimarin so far this year beyond the 50 mark, with recent orders also received […]

Buques y equipos de la Marina Civil – Optimarin / Marsys (ES)

Article from the Spanish magazine B&E (ES) BUQUES Y EQUIPOS DE LA MARINA CIVIL – Optimarin and Marsys

Press release – 28.05.2018 : Optimarin says BWT market is accelerating as system orders and revenues rocket

Ballast water treatment specialist Optimarin says that a recent surge in new business orders and revenues is indicative of positive developments within the BWT market. The Norwegian headquartered firm, which has now sold close to 600 of its USCG-approved Optimarin Ballast Systems (OBS), has shattered its initial growth forecasts for the year to date, with […]

Finansavisen : Styrer mot milliardsalg (Norwegian only)

Finansavisen : Styrer mot milliardsalg (Norwegian only)

Optimarin i Finansavisen. Gründerbedriften Optimarin har endelig fått vind i seilene. Sjefen sikter seg inn mot milliardomsetning i løpet av få år. Sandnes-selskapet Optimarin var det første i verden som fikk godkjent et system for resing av ballastvann ombord i skip som seiler i amerikanske farvann. Les mer i vedlegget.  

Shiff & Hafen : Zeppelin liefert viertes Optimarin Ballastwasserbehandlungssystem an Ahrenkiel Steamship (In German only)

Shiff & Hafen : Zeppelin liefert viertes Optimarin Ballastwasserbehandlungssystem an Ahrenkiel Steamship (In German only)

Die Geschäftseinheit Power Systems des Zeppelin Konzerns ist von Ahrenkiel Steamship mit der Lieferung eines Optimarin Ballastwasserbehandlungssystems (OBS) für das 966 TEU-Containerschiff „AS Laguna“ beauftragt worden. Die bestellte Anlage OBS 334-370 BK verfügt über eine Kapazität von maximal 334 m³/h und wird im Februar an Bord installiert. Der Auftrag umfasst neben der mechanischen und elektrischen […]

Total Croatia News : New Eco-Friendly Solutions from Losinj Shipyard

Total Croatia News : New Eco-Friendly Solutions from Losinj Shipyard

The shipyard on the Croatian island of Losinj and the Norwegian company Optimarin, specialised in developoing systems for environmentally friendly purification of ballast water, on Monday signed an agreement whereby the dock on Losinj has become Optimarin’s base for the part of the Adriatic region. The contract was signed at a ceremony in the seaport […]