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STA has entered an agreement with Electrichlor, http://www.electrichlor.com a new American company headed by Barrie Bentley, an Australian engineer and inventor with more than 30 years experience in the process industry. Applications in our normal business sphere of interest include:

  • Ballast water treatment in ships
  • Cooling and general saltwater treatment on production platforms
  • Treatment of cooling water in many different industrial facilities

A typical unit is shown below, about 14 feet long, skid mounted and suitable for both onshore and offshore operations.

A technical description of ballast water treatment can be downloaded from the link below.


The picture below shows a scene from
a 2001 ballast water seminar at STA’s offices:


  • Very Reliable
  • More cost effective than any other method
  • Meets all IMO requirements
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Easy to use
  • Fast and effective
  • Low maintenance
  • Excellent record keeping