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Vow wins $5m cruise ship retrofit contract

Article-Vow wins $5m cruise ship retrofit contract

Vow ASA, through its subsidiary Scanship, secured a significant retrofit contract worth $5m with a major cruise line.

Under this turnkey agreement, Scanship will supply and install its wastewater purification systems capable of processing all wastewater generated by 6,000 individuals. The delivery of process equipment and installation is scheduled for 2024, with some work taking place during drydock and the remainder during regular cruise operations.

Once operational, the cruise ship will adhere to the highest environmental standards at sea, in accordance with the IMO Marpol MEPC 227(64) guidelines, including nutrient removal in line with chapter 4.2.

'This contract signifies the cruise industry's commitment to embracing clean technology upgrades for their existing fleets, highlighting shipowners' unwavering focus on environmental sustainability. Scanship is proud to be the chosen supplier in this endeavor,' Vow ASA CEO Henrik Badin said.

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