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ISO 8217:2024 is now available: Key considerations

Published on 2024/06/19

The eagerly awaited ISO 8217:2024 standard has been published and is available for purchase on ISO’s official website. Bill Stamatopoulos, Global Business Development Director at VeriFuel, highlights

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USA - Companies pleaded guilty to pollution charges

Published on 2024/06/17

Two related companies that operated the motor tanker PS Dream – Prive Overseas Marine LLC and Prive Shipping Denizcilik Ticaret – pleaded guilty to conspiracy, knowingly violating the Act to Prevent P

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IMO DATA NUMBERS ADDED TO STANDARDISED NOON REPORT

Published on 2024/06/11

DUBLIN, IRELAND, 28 MAY 2024 - The Smart Maritime Council has released Version 1.0 of the Standardised Vessel Dataset (SVD) for Noon Reports, featuring a host of updates and refinements following the

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GUIDANCE REGARDING DEVICES THAT ALTER MANEUVERING

Published on 2024/06/07

This policy letter provides guidance to Captains of the Port (COTPs), Officers in Charge of Marine Inspection (OCMIs), and maritime stakeholders regarding devices that alter the maneuvering cha

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IMO developing guidance on plastic pellets

Published on 2024/06/06

Plastic pellets, also known as nurdles, are small granules of plastic used as raw material in the production of plastic products. They pose significant environmental hazards when spilled into t

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RTI Ltd v MUR Shipping BV

Published on 2024/06/05

The UK Supreme Court (“UKSC”) last week made a new landmark decision on the impact of the “reasonable endeavours” proviso of a force majeure clause in a contract of affreightment (“COA”).  That d

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Guidance on the carriage of AFVs in Ro-Ro spaces

Published on 2024/06/03

The main reasons behind the topic of alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) and Electric Vehicles becoming a serious safety concern are the enormous growth of the AFVs fleet, the potential fire risks

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