Friday, July 20, 2018

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...

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....
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Scrappage: breaking down the reality

There is a collision of views surrounding scrappage: the final voyage of the ships destined to be broken into smaller parts, crushed, reworked, re-used,...

Kongsberg Bags 1st DNV GL Cyber Security Approval

In an era when the shipping industry is undergoing a digital revolution, vessels have transformed into sophisticated hubs of connected systems and sensors, which...

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...

Fishing Vessel Penalised USD 2.5 Million for Polluting Waters Near American Samoa

Taiwanese company Yuh Fa Fishery (Vanuatu) was convicted and sentenced on Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Justice for maintaining false and incomplete records relating to...

Bulker Fined by USCG for Untreated Ballast Discharge

On 16th August, newly built bulker ANSAC Moon Bear was fined USD 5000 by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for unauthorised ballast water discharge into...

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks – (Second...

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Liquefied Gas Carrier Structures – Independent Prismatic Tanks (Second Edition). The Guidelines specify the technical...
UMAS Front Cover LNG as a marine fuel in the EU

EU charting wrong course on LNG in shipping, study warns

EXCLUSIVE from https://www.euractiv.com Europe has little to gain from trying to decarbonise the unwieldy shipping sector with liquefied natural gas (LNG), according to a new study...

ClassNK Releases Amendments to Class Rules

Leading classification society ClassNK has announced that it released amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships on...