Participating Companies/Sponsors


ERMA FIRST designs and manufactures innovative Ballast Water Treatment Systems (BWTS) in compliance with the latest legislation. ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT holds USCG Type Approval, Final Approval by IMO and Type Approval by LR. Nowadays, ERMA FIRST has a prestigious reference list comprised of ship-owners and shipyards worldwide.

ERMA FIRST BWTS FIT is an advanced modular design developed to exceed all special installation requirements. Covering an extensive capacity range of 50-3740 m3/hr, the system is suitable for newbuilds as well as for retrofits of all types and sizes of vessels. The major components of the system are an automatic back-flushing filter and an electrolytic cell of outstanding performance under the most demanding conditions. Using an active substance produced by the method of electrolysis, the re-growth of microorganisms is eliminated.



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OCEANKING is a leading technical and commercial marine Group of companies established in 1989, employing over 35 permanent staff, most being qualified Marine Engineers, Naval Architects and Electronic Engineers with significant engineering, shipbuilding, shiprepairing, sales and ship operations experience.

OCEANKING is certified by LRQA in accordance with ISO 9001 since 2006 and its mission is to provide the Greek and international maritime community with technical and commercial services of high added value, quality and reliability, in co-operation with their Principals, who are market leaders in their field.

OCEANKING customer base consists of more than 350 Greek Shipping Companies. Our success is based on our excellent reputation, our technical expertise and strong personal relationships we have developed with most shipowners and technical directors over the years in the Greek and Cypriot maritime community, allowing us to establish long term and loyal cooperations as their preferred supplier.  

OCEANKING Group consists of following companies:

OCEANKING Technical and Trading SA  

   Equipment representatives and Integrated Support Services Provider

Leading commercial Marine company in Piraeus, involved in the representation, promotion, new sales and technical support for marine equipment and systems with active participation in ship newbuildings, conversions and repairs.

OCEANKING Engineering PCock NSS

   Customer Services

Dedicated engineering and technical services company, providing after sales technical support of marine equipment and systems (service, maintenance, troubleshooting and training).

OCEANKING New Ship Sales Inc. 

   Newbuilding Contracting & Resales

• OCEANKING is also a founding partner and shareholder of probunkers, a start-up company aiming at providing LNG bunkering services in 7 ports worldwide with owned and operated LNG bunkering vessels.