Your Water Treatment Test Centre

MEA-nl is your independent water treatment test centre. We are one of the key-players in the field of ballast water treatment. Our staff started those activities already in 2004 and since then, we improved and expanded our activities.

Water Testing Services

VGP/VIDA Testing

VGP/VIDA Testing

Vessels sailing on the United States of America have to comply with the regulations for the 2013 Vessel General Permit (VGP). This will Read more

Commissioning Tests

Commissioning Tests

Prior to use on board, all ballast water management systems (BWMS) have to be commissioned on behalf of the flag administration. Often ... Read more

Type Approval Testing of Ballast Water Treatment Systems

Type Approval Testing of Ballast Water Treatment Systems

As from 2009 onwards, staff of MEA-nl has been involved in Type Approval testing of Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS). We conduct Read more

Ship Compliance Testing of Ballast Water Treatment Systems

Ship Compliance Testing of Ballast Water Treatment Systems

Many years of Ballast Water Type Approval (TA) Testing are behind us, and are on-going. The global challenge is to install Type ... Read more

Facilities

Floating Test Facility

Our main test facility is located on an inland barge. Tests can also be conducted in the workshop ashore. The barge gives us maximum flexibility to make use of ambient marine, brackish or fresh water for testing purposes in large volumes of water. All within one hour of sailing from the home port. With the dazzling variety in natural biodiversity, we can offer ideal challenge conditions.

Laboratory

To conduct analyses, MEA-nl has it's own lab in the port of Den Oever, where we conducthydro- and micro-biological analyses. For shipboard tests we will take our equipment to the vessels to do analyses on the spot. Sampling and analyses include organic and inorganic compounds, chemistry of the water composition, easy chemicals and micro-biological analyses.

News

Company update regarding COVID-19

Company update regarding COVID-19

At MEA-nl, we are continuously monitoring the latest updates and information about the global COVID-19 outbreak on behalf of our employees and our customers. We would like to share an update about the steps we are currently taking. Due to Covid-19, restrictions are...

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