Maritime News

Posted: Aug 11, 2023

MEPC 80 Summary Report: Agreement reached to accelerate the reduction in GHG emissions from shipping

Lloyds Registry

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee has adopted a revised strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net-zero, by or around 2050. This is a significant acceleration in the reduction of emissions compared to the strategy agreed only 5 years ago which required a 50% reduction by 2050 compared to 2008 levels.
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Posted: Aug 11, 2023

Letter to Industry - Oily Water Separator Issues and Flow Switch


This notice details recent Port State Control (PSC) detentions relating to the operation of Oily Water Separator/Oil Content Meter (OCM) and current discussions being held at the IMO for the provision of a flow switch on the effluent sampling line.
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Posted: Aug 11, 2023

Means of embarkation and disembarkation from ships in port

AMSA Marine Notice

This marine notice aims to raise awareness of the risks involved with getting on and off vessels.
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Posted: Aug 9, 2023

Isle of Man Ship Registry Port State Control Notice

Isle of Man Ship Registry

Not surprising that the next Concentrated Inspection Campaign for PSC will be fire safety focused basis the latest statistics raised from the Isle of Man Ship registry for June 2023.
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Posted: Aug 4, 2023

Update of PSC Top 18 items


PSC detentions have been at an all-time high. To turn the tide on this trend, a focus should be set on the main detainable items during regular maintenance. DNV has updated the Top 18 list based on the newest developments.
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