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We now have a series of short videos that provide an overview of using the Ballast-Check 2 Handheld PAM Fluorometer.  Videos include: What’s in the Bbox Setting ship and tank values Using the calibration check standard Measuring a sample – … Continue reading

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California State Lands Commission (CSLC) recently completed a validation exercise of three indicative sampling tools while developing their draft compliance assessment protocols. They evaluated the sampling tools with three different ballast water treatment systems – one UV system and two … Continue reading

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Turner Designs is very excited to partner with Wilhelmsen Ship Services (WSS) to supply the ballast water community with Ballast-Check 2, a small, hand-held fluorometer which enables quick, indicative checks of ballast water samples.  Turner Designs will continue to work … Continue reading

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Last week our VP of Marketing & Sales, Pam Mayerfeld, presented Rapid Compliance Monitoring for Ballast Water at Infocast’s Ballast Water Management Summit. >>View the presentation Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin … Continue reading

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The Download Utilities Software is a simple program written specifically for AquaFlash and Ballast-Check 2 to help users easily download data from their instrument.  This software is an alternative to using terminal programs such as Hyperterminal to download data.  The … Continue reading

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The United States Coast Guard Research Development Center (USCG RDC) and the United States Maritime Administration (MARAD) co-sponsored a validation study of the effectiveness of variable fluorescence-based instruments as compliance tools for ballast water checks.  The study began June 1st … Continue reading

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