Sailing the Seven Seas

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UK Chamber of Shipping: Closer Union Is Distracting

As a response to the negative impact of the European Union’s regulations on the UK’s shipping industry, ...

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Skuld Advises Strict Compliance to ECA Rules

Skuld Advises Strict Compliance to ECA Rules

It has only been three weeks since the new ultra low sulphur regulations have come in to force in North America and ...

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New Regulations to Affect Coal Shipping?

Coal shipping to China and Indonesia may likely to feel the impact of the new regulations passed by ...

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Implementation of IMO's Safe Manning Regulations Crucial

The International Transport Workers’ Federation called on implementation of new International Maritime Organization ...

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Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Fourteen more shipping companies have joined Trident Alliance,the shipping industry initiative for robust ...

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BIMCO’s Bunker Terms Get Green Light

BIMCO’s Standard Bunker Contract 2015 was approved for publication at the organisation’s bi-annual ...

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IMO Comes to Grips with Ballast Water Convention Issues

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted measures to help accelerate the entry into ...

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UK Port Representatives Fighting Latest EU Regulations

UK Port Representatives Fighting Latest EU Regulations

The United Kingdom Major Ports Group Limited trade association (UKMPG), and the British Ports Association (BPA) ...

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Maersk Tankers Opts for Transas ECDIS

Maersk Tankers Opts for Transas ECDIS

Maersk Tankers has selected Transas to implement ECDIS compliance program across its 75 strong fleet to meet the ...

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Restrictions Stifling Australia’s Coastal Shipping

Restrictions Stifling Australia's Coastal Shipping

Over AUD 400 billion worth of international cargo moved across Australian ports in 2012/13, and some 4,900 cargo ...

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ICS: Implementation of Environmental Regulations Major ...

In advance of a critical intergovernmental meeting next month at the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO), ...

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Chevron Ready for Low Sulphur Regulations

Chrevron Marine Products LLC has announced launching of two engine oil products today at the SMM optimized ...

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Rickmers Says Sulphur Switch Costly but Welcome

Rickmers Says Sulphur Switch Costly but Welcome

Rickmers-Linie has issued a release declaring its support for the introduction of stricter sulphur regulations but ...

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BOEM to Update Offshore Oil and Gas Regulations

BOEM to Update Offshore Oil and Gas Regulations

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has issued an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) on ...

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MUA: Pearl Diver’s Death Avoidable

MUA: Pearl Industry Lacks Regulations

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) is calling for better regulation of the pearl diving industry after Paspaley ...

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Retrofit – Complying to the Regulations of the Future

When looking up the term ‘retrofit’ in the dictionary, one finds it defined as ‘to provide (a ...

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“All for One, One for All” to Enforce ...

By a joint “musketeer oath” a number of North Western European countries made a commitment earlier this week in ...

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UK Shipping Not Ready for Sulphur Switch

Karl Turner, Member of the UK Parliament for Kingston upon Hull East, is asking for more time for the ...

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IMO Steps Up Safety in Arctic Waters

United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has just approved global binding regulations intending to ...

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Finnlines Orders Scrubbers anent Stricter Regulations

Finnlines Plc has undersigned extensive contracts with two major suppliers for installation of exhaust gas ...

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Hyde Marine Launches New Webinar Series

Hyde Marine is launching a multi-part Webinar Series for ship owners and operators that will focus on compliance ...

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