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  • 28 March 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) and the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) have established a joint committee to review, share and progress developments of the Offshore Vessel Inspection Database (OVID) system. The aim is to improve the efficiency of the vessel assurance process while at the same time maintaining the highest standards of […]

  • 28 March 2018

    IMCA and OCIMF have established a joint committee to progress developments of the Offshore Vessel Inspection Database system.

  • 26 July 2017

    Asia’s piracy watchdog ReCAAP and Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to boost the fight against piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia. The first regional government-to-government agreement, signed on July 24 in London, would promote and enhance cooperation against maritime crimes to safeguard the interests of ships and […]

  • 6 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      BMT ARGOSS, a subsidiary of BMT Group, the international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has announced a partnership with Tension Technology International (TTI) to develop improved functionality of the OPTIMOOR mooring analysis computer programme. OPTIMOOR is an easy-to-use tool for use by vessel and terminal personnel, as well as port designers and naval […]

  • 28 November 2013

    LNG tanker ‘Lena River’ underwent an inspection by an inspector of Gazprom Global LNG (GGLNG) under the Oil Companies International Marine Forum’s (OCIMF) Ship Inspection Report Programme (SIRE). It was the first ever SIRE inspection conducted by the Gazprom Group. SIRE is an inspection risk assessment tool that was launched by OCIMF in 1993. It has […]

  • 6 October 2011

    BMT ARGOSS, a subsidiary of BMT Group, the international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has announced a partnership with Tension Technology International (TTI) to develop improved functionality of the OPTIMOOR mooring analysis computer programme. OPTIMOOR is an easy-to-use tool for use by vessel and terminal personnel, as well as port designers and naval architects. […]

  • 6 October 2011
    Business & Finance

      BMT ARGOSS, a subsidiary of BMT Group, the international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has announced a partnership with Tension Technology International (TTI) to develop improved functionality of the OPTIMOOR mooring analysis computer programme. OPTIMOOR is an easy-to-use tool for use by vessel and terminal personnel, as well as port designers and naval […]

  • 12 October 2012

    Empire Navigation Inc., headquartered in Glyfada, Athens, announced that M/T MR Sirius (46,846 DWT Oil/ Chemical Tanker) came under its management on 10th of October 2012. The delivery of the vessel took place at Cristobal Port (Panama). The company is a member of INTERTANKO, BIMCO, OCIMF, and HELMEPA.It is engaged in managing modern ships which […]

  • 28 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    LNG tanker ‘Lena River’ underwent an inspection by an inspector of Gazprom Global LNG (GGLNG) under the Oil Companies International Marine Forum’s (OCIMF) Ship Inspection Report Programme (SIRE). It was the first ever SIRE inspection conducted by the Gazprom Group. SIRE is an inspection risk assessment tool that was launched by OCIMF in 1993. It […]

  • 25 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Ship Management company Empire Navigation Inc. announced that the company, on 18th of January 2012,  took over management of bulk carrier M/V Iron Fritz. The delivery of the vessel took place at Xiamen Port (China). Empire Navigation Inc. is a member of INTERTANKO, BIMCO, OCIMF, and HELMEPA. Its Safety Management System has been designed in order to meet all the […]

  • 8 June 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Connect LNG, a Norwegian engineering company, said it has recently finalized customer studies, proving cost reductions associated with the construction of vessel berthing and LNG loading. Connect LNG’s loading solution has through recent customer projects shown cost savings of up to 80% compared to traditional solutions based on jetties and quays, the company said in […]

  • 8 June 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Connect LNG, a Norwegian engineering company, said it has recently finalized customer studies, proving cost reductions associated with the construction of vessel berthing and LNG loading. Connect LNG’s loading solution has through recent customer projects shown cost savings of up to 80% compared to traditional solutions based on jetties and quays, the company said in […]

  • 2 May 2011

      SIGTTO’s new LNG Ship to Ship Transfer Guidelines have been published by Seamanship Witherby. Ship-to-ship transfers of LNG have become increasingly commonplace in recent years, following the first commercial operation of this type in February 2007. There are now 10 LNG regasification vessels (LNGRVs) in service and these and other ships are often provided […]

  • 2 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Recently, Ship Management company Empire Navigation Inc. received 3rd (Suez Hans) and 4rd (Suez Rajan) Suez Max tanker built by Hyundai Heavy Industries yard in Gunsan (Korea). Empire Navigation Inc. is a member of INTERTANKO, BIMCO, OCIMF, and HELMEPA. Its Safety Management System has been designed in order to meet all the relevant requirements of […]

  • 27 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      With energy efficiency at the forefront of today’s environmental agenda, Maran Tankers Management Inc. (MTM), the largest tanker operator in Greece, has collaborated with class society ABS in the development, review and revision of their Company and Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (CEEMP/SEEMP). The plan provides a mechanism for identifying measures aimed at maximizing […]

  • 21 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Survitec, a supplier of mooring systems to the offshore market, has provided an Exxonmobil oil field in Angola with a 180-meter single leg mooring hawser. Weighing in at just under nine tonnes, and with a diameter of over 150mm, the rope provides a Minimum Breaking Load (MBL) of 924 tonnes. It will be used to moor […]

  • 8 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) will open application process for its DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme on May 01, 2019. “The aims of the scheme are to improve the consistency and conduct of DP trials throughout our industry; and to set a recognized level of knowledge for DP practitioners responsible for developing, witnessing and reporting of […]

  • 20 February 2013
    Project & Tenders

    ACE Winches has been commissioned by Indian company Afcons Infrastructure to supply eight 62 tonne Constant Tension Mooring Winch Packages for the Petronet LNG Terminal on Petronet’s second jetty at Dahej on the southwest coast of Gujarat, India. The second LNG Jetty has been built to reduce the risk of incident and accommodate larger vessels […]

  • 18 March 2016

    Dunkirk LNG (Dunkerque LNG) terminal’s future operator Gaz-Opale, a joint venture between EDF and Fluxys, carried out due diligence process at the terminal site.

  • 3 May 2019

    International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has opened the application process for the DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme. Two categories of practitioners are eligible for accreditation, a DP Trials and Assurance Practitioner and a company DP Authority. Captain Andy Goldsmith, IMCA’s technical adviser – Marine said: “The scheme aims to improve the consistency and conduct of DP […]

  • 18 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    There are many sea ice properties that can affect an offshore vessel’s navigation performance in sea ice. The most obvious is the thickness of the ice but other properties, such as hardness, are also important. In the following excerpt taken from OCIMF latest report on Offshore Vessel Operations in Ice and/or Severe Sub-Zero Temperatures in […]

  • 31 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The first companies to be certified by Germanischer Lloyd (GL) as complying with the international Tanker Management and Self-Assessment (TMSA) safety standard are LEHNKERING Reederei GmbH and LEHNKERING Rhein-Fracht GmbH. Both are part of the IMPERIAL Shipping Group. Following the successful audit, Dr Ulrich Ellinghaus, Head of GL Systems Certification Germany, presented the certificate to […]