New partnership aims to address safety challenges for global manufacturing

Lloyd’s Register Foundation and the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit announced a new partnership focusing on the safety challenges for global manufacturing and support safe innovation. The collaboration provides research into identifying and assessing the knowledge gap, safety challenges, risks and opportunities associated with the deployment of Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies.

UAE sets new rules for tankers

All foreign-flagged tankers carrying crude oil and products in UAE will be prevented from entering the national ports, if they are found to be over 25 years old, the FTA announced. In addition, the ships are required to have a double-hull and classed by a classification society in the IACS or TASNEEF.

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