BV introduces BWMC software

Jul 14 2017

Bureau Veritas (BV) has addressed the challenge of securing ships’ BWM certificates and approved BWM plans with what is claims is a fast, effective and straightforward platform - ‘My Ballast Water Management Plan’ (My BWMP).


My BWMP provides shipowners with immediate online quotations, the ability to pay online, to submit their documents and then receive their approved BWM plans. The system also enables BV to manage the high volumes to be processed within a very short time frame.  

Philippe Donche-Gay, President of Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore, said; “We wanted to provide owners and managers with a fast, practical resource to help them to meet the 8th September deadline with confidence and help ensure that we can manage the volume of work within the necessary time frame. My BWMP brings e-business to the class business and we are also now looking at how it can be extended to provide further services giving access to our expertise in other areas.”
The software will also provide technical, regulatory and commercial information and content related to the BWMC.
It is accessible directly at or at

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