On Board Treatment of Ballast Water (Technologies Development and Applications) and Application of Low-sulphur Marine Fuel


Public Reports




October 2004 The School of Marine Science is hosting the 3rd International Conference on Marine Science and Technology for Environmental Sustainability - ENSUS 2005 - on the 13th, 14th and 15th of April 2005. The conference will be held at the Assembly Rooms in Newcastle upon Tyne.
1st July 2004
MARTOB project was concluded on the 30th of June 2004.
April 2004 The MARTOB-SEAM Final Conference took place on the 26th of March 2004. Documents/Presentations from the conference will be available in the Public Reports section in due time.
March 2004 A combined MARTOB-SEAM Final Conference has been organised for the end of March in Brussels.
February 2004 The MARTOB project has been officially extended for 3 months. The end of the project is now 30th of June 2004.
February 2004 .A Diplomatic Conference was held in London from the 9th to the 13th of February 2004.
September 2003

The full scale sea trials for MARTOB have now been completed. The results will be presented on a combined MARTOB/SEAM workshop early next year

July 2003 Second International Ballast Water Treatment R&D Symposium will be help in London (21- 23 of July 2003) after IMO's MEPC 49 meeting.
March 2003 Penalties for Non-submission of Ballast Water Management Reports - comments regarding this proposed rule are due on or before April 7, 2003.
February 2003 New MARTOB Administrator. Ms Ana Esteves has picked up the role of Ms Joanne Black in the Consortium.  
January 2002 University of Newcastle will be hosting ENSUS 2002 - Marine Science and Technology for Environmental Sustainability. The conference will be held on 16 and 17 December 2002.
December 2001 A presentation of the MARTOB project will be made at the Nordic Ballast Water Summit in Norway. 28 and 29 January 2002 at Det Norske Veritas, Hovik, Norway.  
December 2001 MARTOB will be presented at the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute 'Transportform' conference. 9 & 10 January 2002 in Linköping, Sweden.  
October 2001 A presentation of the MARTOB project will be made at the 1st International Conference on Ballast Water Management in Singapore. 1 and 2 November 2001, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore.  




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