Cleanship Solutions, a UK-based company specialising in ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning retrofit engineering, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with NICO International – a UAE-based marine and industrial engineering company.
With the new alliance in place, NICO aims to further reinforce its capabilities for the retrofit engineering in ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning market in the UAE region with the proficiency of Cleanship Solutions. NICO International & Cleanship Solutions will be mutually collaborating to retrofit of BWTS and exhaust gas cleaning systems in the Gulf & Middle East region.
Through this partnership, NICO International & Cleanship Solutions aim to cooperate and broaden their portfolio to cover the ever increasing and lucrative BWTS market in the entire Middle East region.
“Considering the market trends and NICO’s vision of being the best overall Marine & Industrial solutions provider, this partnership with Cleanship Solutions Ltd is a significant step for NICO in becoming an even more attractive market player” said Prakash Kumar – GM, NICO International.
According to Chris McMenemy, Managing Director of Cleanship Solutions Ltd: “This new partnership with NICO will further strengthen and broaden the ballast water management and exhaust gas cleaning retrofit market in the Middle East. The highly skilled manpower from NICO combined with the BWTS and EGCS knowledge and retrofit experience from Cleanship Solutions will be sure to give a strong local base in the Middle East – an important supplement to our presence in United Kingdom.”