The Republic of Liberia has issued marine operations note to provide information and guidance on the application of the new Annex 14 of the CSS Code for new and existing ships designed and fitted for the carriage of containers on deck.
The Skuld P&I Club recommends loss prevention measures to avoid claims of Distillers Dried Grains and Solubles cargo (DDGS). Recently, the Club has experienced a high value cargo claims of such cargoes which were discharged in China
The Skuld P&I Club provides updated of the countries/ areas with confirmed cases of EVD. The latest Ebola Situation Report from the WHO states that the total number of cases stands at 28,637, including 11,315 deaths (20 December 2015).
The UN Refugee Agency announced that over one million refugees and migrants have fled to Europe by sea during 2015, many on board dangerously inadequate vessels run by people smugglers.
IMO Maritime Ambassador and KMOU professors discussed the problems in Spain due to the lack of sufficient merchant fleet and the difficulties of the students to find ships on which to perform their professional practices.
Carbon War Room commented on the outcome of the recent COP 21 negotiations in Paris expressing disappointment that shipping has not been included in the global climate change agreement.
MacGregor and Maersk have agreed to cooperate on the development of the next generation of container securing systems.
Maersk Drilling has announced that it has been awarded a contract for the drillship Maersk Venturer with oil major Total.
The USCG Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise has issued a newsletter to provide latest updates of the cruise industry and to inform about the upcoming regulatory enforcement for 2016.
CLIA released the 2016 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook, revealing global cruise travel is continuing to grow and evolve at a record pace.
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