SAFETY4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Oct 2016
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SAFETY4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Oct 2016
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  • mlc

    IG Clubs update on MLC

    The MLC entered into force on 20 August 2013. In April 2014, ILO agreed several amendments to the MLC to address abandonment of seafarers and crew claims effective from January 18th, 2017. All International Group of P&I Club have issued circular to announce their proposal for a sustainable financial security solution. ...

  • cyber

    IMB: Beware commercial impact of cyber attacks

    IMB is asking shipping and maritime companies to be vigilant to the potential commercial impact that cyber-attacks can cause. ...

  • Gulf-of-Guinea

    New reporting centre for piracy in GoG launched

    A new FR/UK Centre, called Marine Domain Awareness for Trade – Gulf of Guinea (MDAT-GoG), commenced operations at 0800 GMT on 20th June 2016. MDAT-GoG will be operated by the Navies of France and the United Kingdom from centres in Brest, France, and in Portsmouth, England. ...

  • Panama Canal

    Allianz: Panama Canal Expansion project

    Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty has released a new report on the Panama Canal Expansion Project to commemorate the opening of the new locks on June 26th. Allianz examines how this project will impact traffic of larger vessels, value of insured goods and risk management ...

  • ABS

    ABS authorized for maritime labor inspection in Japan

    ABS was selected by the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) as a Recognized Organization for maritime labor inspection. ...

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mlc

IG Clubs update on MLC

The MLC entered into force on 20 August 2013. In April 2014, ILO agreed several amendments to the MLC to address abandonment of seafarers and crew claims effective from January 18th, 2017. All International Group of P&I Club have issued circular to announce their proposal for a sustainable financial security solution.

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singapore

Singapore celebrates Day of the Seafarer 2016

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), the Singapore Maritime Officers’ Union (SMOU) and the Singapore Organisation of Seamen (SOS), in order to celebrate the ‘Day of Seafarer 2016’jointly distributed 600 gift hampers to ships.MPA will also be contributing an annual sum of $150,000 to support the work of various seafarers’ missions to look after the seafarers’ welfare when they call at Singapore shores.

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smartone

Shell chooses Globalstar Satellite Asset tracking

Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd has announced that global oil giant Shell has deployed a satellite-based asset management solution in the Netherlands to securely manage its movable assets on land and at sea. By more closely and efficiently managing its high value assets and their associated test certification, Shell has achieved a positive return on investment (ROI) on the solution in just three months.

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