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  • 14 January 2016
    Authorities & Government

    The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has had a report drawn up that maps the regulations and industry standards applicable to maritime operations in the offshore wind sector of Denmark, the United Kingdom, Germany and the Netherlands. The report, which DNV GL has made for the Danish Maritime Authority, focuses on the need to harmonise the […]

  • 15 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    CE marking is an essential part of bringing products to the European market. It gives consumers the assurance that the product complies with European legislation and enables the free movement of those products throughout the European Economic Area (EEA). To enable manufacturers to more quickly and easily determine which of these standards they must consider, […]

  • 15 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    CE marking is an essential part of bringing products to the European market. It gives consumers the assurance that the product complies with European legislation and enables the free movement of those products throughout the European Economic Area (EEA). To enable manufacturers to more quickly and easily determine which of these standards they must consider, […]

  • 5 January 2012

    In recent times, the attention of project developers, policy makers and energy regulators has started shifting towards the construction of (transnational) large scale far offshore wind farms. This is due to their advantages over conventional energy production facilities, being larger in scale, inducing economies of scale; offering less nuisance related to visual or noise pollution […]

  • 3 April 2019
    Project & Tenders

    The European Commission has selected a consortium led by eclareon, The Renewables Consulting Group (RCG) and WindEurope to explore health, safety, and environment (HSE) best practice in the wind power sector. The “wind harmony” study will examine the alignment of HSE standards from construction, through operation and maintenance, to decommissioning, covering both onshore and offshore […]

  • 10 August 2018
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders

    European Commission’s Directorate-General for Energy is seeking technical support to examine the potential for harmonisation and alignment of health and safety standards for onshore and offshore wind farms.

  • 5 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Japanese classification society ClassNK and Finnish maritime software company NAPA have agreed on a new joint project to reduce the time and cost of designing vessels in accordance with the new IACS harmonised Common Structural Rules. The new project will, according to the parties involved, enhance the data linkage between ClassNK’s PrimeShip-HULL(HCSR) design support software with NAPA’s […]

  • 9 July 2014

    In 2009, the European Commission had produced a maritime strategy paper that included a new concept, the so-called “European Maritime Transport Space without Barriers”, which according to the Commission, would simplify and streamline administrative procedures for shipping.     On the basis of this new concept, the EU adopted in 2010 the Reporting Formalities Directive […]

  • 6 December 2018

    ECSA, WSC welcome the adoption of a General Approach on the proposal for a European Maritime Single Window.

  • 31 March 2017
    Research & Development

    The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has issued a report on safety analysis for high-speed offshore vessels carrying up to 60 persons, which can be used to harmonise safety on board offshore vessels carrying wind turbine technicians.

  • 7 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    International classification society Bureau Veritas has completed a series of consequence assessments with all the major shipyards in Korea, China and Japan to help them speed up the implementation of the IACS Harmonised Common Structural Rules. The assessments of current yard designs were made using BV’s fully adapted suites of user-friendly software for structural analysis, […]

  • 2 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    A new three year European Research Project, partly funded by the EU has been launched to help increase efficiencies in regulation compliance and enforcement for the maritime sector. e-Compliance will facilitate tighter integration and co-operation in the fragmented field of regulatory compliance. It will closely align with the EU e-Maritime initiative of which a key […]

  • 19 November 2010

    In the aftermath of the 2nd international conference on efficient classification, the marine equipment industry considers that the time is over for questioning the necessity and usefulness of harmonisation and mutual recognition. Stakeholders are now called to acknowledge the changes in the regulatory framework, assume their role in the implementation process and comply with the […]

  • 4 June 2019
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is to hold a Marine Renewable Energy Seminar on 25 September in Amsterdam (Novotel Schiphol Airport). With the theme ‘Working together for safe and efficient operations’ this day-long seminar on the topic reflects the increasing involvement of IMCA members with the rapidly expanding global marine renewables sector. Free to […]

  • 17 October 2014

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Antwerp Port Authority, Port of Rotterdam and Port of Zeebrugge participated in an LNG bunkering focus group discussion on 14 and 17 October, held in conjunction with the SIBCON 2014. The three European port authorities and Singapore discussed the following areas on LNG bunkering: • Harmonise the […]

  • 12 July 2013

    CEDA members are invited to participate in two new, closely related CEDA Working Groups: -Working Group on Adaptive Management (WGAM) and -Working Group on Monitoring Procedures (WGMP) Both Working Groups shall each individually prepare their Information or Position Paper on their respective subject, but they shall closely work together to harmonise their papers. They are […]

  • 18 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Today is the deadline by which EU Member States have to transpose the European Sulphur Directive into national legislation. With the entry into force of the new European sulphur rules for ships in less than six months, on 1st of January 2015, European shipowners issue an open letter calling for fair, realistic and harmonised implementation […]

  • 4 June 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is to hold a Marine Renewable Energy Seminar on 25 September in Amsterdam (Novotel Schiphol Airport). With the theme ‘Working together for safe and efficient operations’ this day-long seminar on the topic reflects the increasing involvement of IMCA members with the rapidly expanding global marine renewables sector. Free to […]

  • 20 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    IACS has unanimously adopted new harmonised Common Structural Rules (CSR) for oil tankers and bulk carriers at its 68th session of the IACS Council meeting, held on 18-19 December in London. The new rules will apply to all oil tankers over 150 m and bulk carriers over 90 m in length contracted for construction on […]

  • 2 November 2012

    DHI has embarked on a new two-year project in partnership with the Strategic Initiative for Ocean Energy Development (SI OCEAN). The project, supported by the Intelligent Energy Europe Program, aims to: Identify practical solutions to remove a range of barriers to large scale wave and tidal energy deployment To deliver a common strategy for maximising […]

  • 7 August 2017
    Equipment, Research & Development

    NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, is leading a research programme that should enhance flow measurement standardisation across Europe between multiphase flow metrology testing facilities. The new three-year project is part of the European Metrology Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR), the main European programme for the scientific study of measurement. Called MultiFlowMet II, the […]

  • 9 October 2014

    European shipowners have urged EU Member States to adopt a clear, long-term and above all harmonised position on the issue of the discharges of washwater produced by open-loop scrubbers installed on ships. “Scrubbers are devices that use water to wash unwanted substances from an exhaust gas stream” The EU Sulphur Directive requires that, as of 1 […]