Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

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AHTS Magne Viking 1st to Comply with IMO Polar Code

The AHTS Magne Viking, owned by Viking Supply Ships A/S, is the first vessel to become compliant with the new IMO ...

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Infographic: Ins and Outs of IMO's Polar Code

The International Code for ships operating in Polar waters, better known as the Polar Code, will enter into force ...

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ASOC: New Polar Code Doesn't Protect Antarctic Waters

The Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition said it was disappointed over the lack of any significant new provisions ...

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IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the environmental part of the International Code for ...

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IMO Concerned with Stalled BWMC Ratifications

IMO Concerned with Stalled BWMC Ratification, EU's CO2 Monitoring System

The ”disappointingly” slow pace of ratifications of the Ballast Water Management Convention and a ...

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Infographic: Polar Code and Ship Safety

Infographic Polar Code and Ship Safety

This November the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in ...

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IMO MSC Session Opens

IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu has opened the 94th session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) on Monday, which ...

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Polar Code Will Not Prohibit Access to Arctic Route

Russia and other IMO member states shall not implement measures prohibiting access to the Arctic route to shipping ...

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ECSA Warns of Icebergs Ahead

ECSA Warns of Icebergs Ahead

As climate change alters the arctic landscape and the extent of ice-covered areas shrinks, maritime transport in ...

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Polar Code Regulates Navigation in Ice-Covered Areas

Last week, the Marine Environment Protection Committee of United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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IMO’s MEPC Adopts Amendments to MARPOL Convention

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) met for its ...

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IMO’s ‘Polar Code’ Ignores Environmental Dangers of ...

The new draft `Polar Code’ of safety and environmental rules fails to address the looming danger of having ...

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