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ABS facilitates Polar Code Operational Assessment

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ABS has facilitated a Polar Code Operational Assessment in terms of the implementation of the IMO Polar Code. Specifically, the assessment identifies operational risks and limitations and was performed with TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company in undersea communications technology, on its cable-laying vessel, Responder.

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Polar Code comes into force

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The mandatory Polar Code, for ships operating in Arctic and Antarctic waters, entered into force on 1 January 2017. Its requirements go above and beyond those of existing IMO conventions such as MARPOL and SOLAS, which are applicable globally and will still apply to shipping in polar waters.

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RS guides shipowners for Polar Code requirements

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The RS has announced that it has completed the research on the preparation of proposals as regards procedures for the development of the Polar Water Operational Manual (PWOM) for the RS-classed ships. The manual shall be available on board in compliance with the Polar Code coming into force on January, 1, 2017.

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Polar Code SOLAS applicability to US flag ships

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USCG has issued a policy letter which aims to clarify the applicability of the Polar Code’s safety provisions. USCG explains that the applicability of the Polar Code, which enters into force on January 1st 2017, is more complex than other Codes because it builds upon three conventions – SOLAS, several annexes of MARPOL and STCW.

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