Oily Water Separator
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Oily Water Separator

Oily Water Separator (OWS) is of utmost importance on board ship. They are used to separate oil from oily wastewater I.e., bilge water before discharging this wastewater into the environment. These waste discharge water must comply with the requirements laid out in Marpol 73/78. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has published regulations through the Marine…

Generation of Fresh Water Onboard
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Generation of Fresh Water Onboard

Fresh water is required for domestic purpose, cooling intricate spaces. Although costly, freshwater cooling doesn’t lead to corrosion. The generation of fresh water onboard uses two things which are available in abundance onboard- Heat and Seawater. The generation of fresh water onboard takes place in two ways:- Distillation Osmotic de-salinators Freshwater generator (also called evaporator…