Rules and regulations such as MARPOL, SEEMP, ECA, IMO and MRV make sure ships put in their efforts to prevent from possible pollution caused by their operations. VAF Instruments makes every effort both to prevent marine pollution and to reduce the environmental footprint of the maritime industry.
We present: Environmental Compliance
Automated voyage reporting
To report all the details per ship and per voyage, made obligatory by legislation such as MRV and IMO DCS, seems to be a lot of extra paperwork and handling. There is an easier way though. The automatic data collection and automated voyage reports by MARVY® are the answer to push back the extra work and to be in compliance with the MRV & IMO DCS regulations. This MARVY solution for voyage reporting includes automatic berth & anchorage detection, automatic fuel oil consumption monitoring and automated voyage & MRV reports. This unique solution is certified by verification bodies and claimed to be the most advanced solution for MRV and IMO DCS compliance. With this certified solution, MARVY® eliminates human error in voyage reporting, due to automatic data collection, automated voyage reporting without manual input.
Oil in water discharge
To prevent marine pollution and comply with MARPOL requirements, continuous on-line monitoring of discharge water during de-ballasting operations is mandatory. VAF Instruments’ Oilcon® oil discharge monitoring and control systems are suitable for all ballast and slop water discharges. The system is based on the light scattering principle which technique results in unprecedented levels of accuracy, reliability and cost-efficiency of installation and ownership. The system is fully automated and is equipped with an intuitive user interface, making it the most user friendly system, also due to the fact that the robust system requires very little maintenance.