The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Yara International ASA (Yara) became the latest members of an ammonia-fuelled tanker Joint Development Project launched a year ago.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA Singapore) informs that they will test autonomous underwater vehicle off St John’s Island, urging vessels sailing in the area to be extra cautious.
In line with its cyber security series, the MPA Singapore published a new infographic focusing on the importance of securing social media and using them safely.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore issued a circular concerning updates on crew change operations, specifically in regards to crew sign off from ocean going cargo ships that requireCPVOD-19 pre-departure testing in Singapore.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) issued a publication which includes important information for Singapore Port Waters as well as the Straits of Malacca and Singapore.
Amid the crew change crisis within shipping industry due to COVID-19 pandemic, MPA Singapore managed to cross the 100.000 mark for crew change operations carried out in Singapore.
Amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, MPA of Singapore tested all harbour craft in an effort to reduce the spread of the virus. Specifically, the authority reported that during a one-time testing operation involving 825 crew members onboard 98 harbour craft, there were no positive results for the virus.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore informs that working VHF channels of Keppel Control and Pasir Panjang Control have been re-designated to VHF 05 and VHF Ch 18, providing additional information concerning VHF reporting methods.
MPA of Singapore issued a circular to inform mariners operating in the vicinity of Senoko Fishery Port that the working period has been extended and the list of craft and working area have been revised.
MPA Singapore and CSA Singapore launched a series of IGs, addressing the cyber challenges and risks within the shipping industry. In this IG, they discuss the impact of ransomware attacks.
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