Conquer All Surface and Air Contaminants with Hygensea

By Steve McAfee, Senior Director at VIKAND

VIKAND has been a health and medical expert partner to the maritime industry for over a decade. Its innovative mindset and client focus reflect the name which means “we can/we know” in Swedish.

Our Hygensea Odorox ® solution is not only the most advanced solution for purifying the air as proven by many onboard installations to neutralize smoke and odors, it also has unmatched ability to find and kill all viruses and bacteria whether in the air or on any surface.

Hygensea makes a cost-effective complement to the ongoing and commendable efforts of cleaning and sanitation crews. It enhances their efforts by ensuring 99.999% rapid elimination of all pathogens, including those suspended in the air and hiding on any hard-to-reach surfaces such as corners, gaps and even fabrics.

The safe technology works on the molecular level by producing Hydroxyls to duplicate and amplify Nature’s process for cleaning and purifying our atmosphere. The solution proactively and continuously removes viruses, bacteria, mold, odors, and fumes on surfaces and in the air using a patented and FDA approved* technology.


Hygensea ODOROX® leaves no chemical residue and easily integrates or inserts into new or existing HVAC systems. It is customizable for any size vessel and offers the only proven technology for creating fresh air for the interior with continuous cleaning, sanitation, and automatic monitoring to ensure optimal cleaning levels. This patented touch-free technology is effective, economical, worker friendly and environ-mentally safe, with outstanding ROI.

Hygensea ODOROX® is a game-changer:

  • Kills pathogens, viruses, and bacteria on surfaces and in the air
  • Proactively eliminates odors from fumes, VOCs, black/gray water
  • Kills all types of mold (no more chasing the right cleaning agent)
  • Purifies the air for noticeably improved air quality and comfort
  • Increases the lifespan of fresh produce in galleys and kitchens
  • Installs easily and runs continuously at low maintenance costs
  • Proven across medical, commercial and maritime industries
  • Easily measured results
  • Saves significant fuel by allowing recalibrated circulation 

Even with the best maintenance and care aligned with the myriad manuals outlining decontamination and prevention practices, there is only one technology to fully trust to perform across all dimensions. 

*FDA approval is limited to the Odorox MDU Rx model