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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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MEPC to Consider Proposed Amendments to MARPOL

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

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Future Prospects of Arctic Shipping Depend on ...

The ambition to develop an Arctic ‘silk route’ to connect European or North American ports with Asia is ...

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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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SOLAS, MARPOL Amendments Entered into Force on 1 January 2014

A number of amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), the International ...

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RINA Hellenic Advisory Committee Focuses on Newbuilding ...

RINA’s Hellenic Advisory Committee meeting for 2013 was organized by RINA Hellas and took place on Tuesday the 8th ...

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Arctic Voyage to Give IMO Secretary-General First-Hand ...

IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu departs later this week (Thursday 15 August) on a 5-day Arctic sea voyage as ...

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ICS Meets with Ministers to Discuss Arctic Shipping (Norway)

At a Summit in Oslo on 5 June, Board Members of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) met with Ministers from ...

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ICS, IMO to Discuss Sustainability and Shipping in Arctic

At a major Summit in Oslo on 5 June, the Board of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is meeting with ...

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Guidance for MARPOL Annex VI IEE Certificate Implementation

United States Coast Guard issued a policy letter providing interim guidance to ensure compliance with IMO ...

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IUMI Supports Effort to Establish ‘Arctic Marine ...

The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has backed efforts to create a declaration of best practice for ...

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Protection of The Arctic Environment High on IMO Agenda

The IMO Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment (DE) has made great progress in its efforts to develop ...

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Videotel Assists Shipowners to Meet New MARPOL Standards (UK)

Ship operators concerned about complying with the newly enforced garbage management rules can now turn to Videotel ...

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HELMEPA Supplies Its Member-Vessels with Special ...

Aiming to contribute to the efforts of the Association΄s members for more effective protection of the environment, ...

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Intercargo Expresses Worry About MARPOL Annex V ...

Intercargo, representing the interests of dry bulk shipowners and operators, has found a general lack of ...

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ICS Sets Out Future for Arctic Shipping

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), which represents over 80% of the world merchant fleet, has issued a ...

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Regulations for Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from ...

Regulations for Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from Ships - MARPOL Annex V

January 1st 2013 is the date when all mariners are to be aware of the revised garbage disposal requirements ...

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IMO Secretary-General to Highlight Organization’s Key ...

IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu is to visit Chile this week and will take the opportunity to highlight a number ...

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Russia: Ship Owners, Ship Builders Discuss Amendments ...

 On October 24, 2012 a seminar “Implementing Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI), Ship Energy Efficiency ...

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Ballast Water Regulations Uniformity Plea to US Senate

A coalition of stakeholders engaged in maritime industry, comprising of both, the U.S. and international vessel ...

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The Netherlands: GGT Helps Shipowners to Meet New ...

While some shipowners are concerned about meeting the ballast water convention, Goltens Green Technologies simply ...

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UK: Regs4ships Solution for Changing Regulations

UK: Regs4ships Solution for Changing Regulations

LPG and LNG carriers are perhaps the most highly regulated vessels sailing around our oceans. Due to the nature of ...

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IMO Adopts Series of Guidelines on Meeting in London, UK

IMO Adopts Series of Guidelines on Meeting in London, UK

An important series of guidelines to support the uniform implementation of mandatory measures to increase energy ...

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Denmark: IMO’s Meeting on Ship Design and ...

Denmark - IMO's Meeting on Ship Design and Equipment for Crew Protection Against Noise

United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has just held a meeting in the Sub-Committee on Ship ...

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UK: IMO – Polar Code Guidelines and Standards ...

UK - IMO - Polar Code Guidelines and Standards Under Construction

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is developing a mandatory Polar Code in order to set standards for ...

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Pew Urges Reforms to EU Deep-Sea Fishing Regulations

Pew Urges Reforms to EU Deep-Sea Fishing Regulations

The Pew Environment Group today encouraged the European Commission to implement significant reforms to EU deep-sea ...

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