Cathelco BWT system for MV Harvey Stone
Cathelco is supplying a ballast water treatment (BWT) system for a new offshore vessel built by Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc., for Harvey Gulf International Marine, LLC.
The Harvey Stone (Hull 234), a Rampage 6400 multi-purpose field support vessel (MPFSV), with a length of 64.8m and 18m beam, is due to be delivered in Q2 2016.
The Cathelco BWT system is based on a combination of filtration and UV technology and has a capacity of 150m3/hr.
Cathelco’s well established agent in New Orleans, Green Marine & Industrial Equipment Co.,Inc.,won the order.
The Cathelco system received IMO Type Approval in May 2014 and went on to gain AMS Acceptance from the U.S. Coast Guard a few months later.