Friday, July 20, 2018

ABSs’ Pact with Green Award to Set Standards for Safety and Excellence

In a bid to drive safer and more sustainable global shipping, ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and...

Palau Welcomes the Future of Shipping Regulation

Port State Control could be about to change and move away from black, grey and white performance lists as pressure grows to concentrate more...

Safety Measures for Seafarers Take Centre Stage

According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), it is estimated that 90% of all international trade uses maritime transport. In the wake of recent events...
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World Fuel Services prepares for 2020 with upgrades at Falmouth

New supply vessel, Lizrix, offers 2200cbm of capacity and ability to segregate five grades In a bid to meet customer needs beyond 2020 World Fuel...

Chittagong Ship Recycling Yard Bags SOC from HKC

Chittagong-based recycling yard, PHP Family, has received a Statement of Compliance (SOC) with the Hong Kong Convention (HKC) for safe and environmentally sound ship...

Cut Administrative Load on Seafarers, Operators: ECSA ETF

European shipowners (ECSA) and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) have demanded easing the administrative burden that seafarers and ship operators are now facing. The...

Security Breach Leads to Increased Security at Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles has announced increased security measures at the West Basin Container Terminal, the site of a security breach last week....

ClassNK releases Annual Report on Port State Control

Leading classification society ClassNK has released its annual report on Port State Control. The report aims to assist ship operators and management companies in...

Shipping Industry Lobbies United Nations on Emissions

The shipping industry has aggressively lobbied the United Nations to obstruct climate change action for shipping, ensuring it remains the only sector in the...

Liberia, USCG Discuss BWM Status, Developments

The Liberian Registry recently held a discussion with the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and a dozen shipping companies on topical issues on ballast water. USCG...