SAFETY4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Oct 2016
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SAFETY4SEA Conference & Awards

5 Oct 2016
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  • AUSTRALIA

    AMSA: Trends on PSC for 2015

    AMSA has released its Annual Report on Port State Control for 2015. The changes to the shipping industry’s safety regulatory framework by the Navigation Act 2012 and the adoption of the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), 2006 had their second full year in effect in 2015. ...

  • noise onboard

    Ship project initiated to reduce noise onboard

    As ship-owners must ensure their vessels meet strict noise regulations, Tokai University initiated two projects intended to help engineers reduce and control noise on board during operation. ...

  • efficiency

    KR boosts operational efficiency with containership conversion

    The Korean Register (KR) has announced that it has successfully completed a feasibility study for the conversion of an 8,600 teu containership into a 10,000 teu vessel. ...

  • ISWAN

    ISWAN launches 2015 Annual Review for SeafarerHelp

    ISWAN has just produced the 2015 Annual Review for SeafarerHelp which reveals that last year has been busy for the SeafarerHelp team, with a 17% increase in the number of cases compared to 2014. Cases and seafarers helped have tripled since 2011, as seafarers have become more aware of the support we can provide. ...

  • lifejacket

    USCG warns always to inspect lifejackets

    USCG has issued safety alert in order to remind all vessel operators to routinely inspect their lifejackets to ensure they are suitable for service. ...

Latest News

AUSTRALIA

AMSA: Trends on PSC for 2015

AMSA has released its Annual Report on Port State Control for 2015. The changes to the shipping industry’s safety regulatory framework by the Navigation Act 2012 and the adoption of the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), 2006 had their second full year in effect in 2015.

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rule

USCG: Final rule on harmonization of ‘fire standards’

The U.S. Coast Guard has published a final rule on the Harmonization of Standards for Fire Protection, Detection and Extinguishing Equipment, in order to update its regulations to reflect advances in technology and to harmonize its regulations with national and international consensus standards.

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Maersk

Maersk Line reroutes Asia

Maersk Line has announced that it will transform its TP12 service in to a standalone, around-the-world service that provides significantly faster transit times between Far East Asia and the US East Coast.

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