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  • 27 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Government is pondering a block exemption for liner shipping to replace the existing Part X of the Competition and Consumer Act. Shipping Australia said that it was encouraged by the government’s cautious approach to making changes to shipping competition regulation, but that it would have preferred for the block exemption recommendation to be dropped. […]

  • 18 August 2014

    BOEM says its goal is to ensure that taxpayers never have to bear the cost of decommissioning an Outer Continental Shelf facility.

  • 8 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Emissions verification company Verifavia Shipping Hellas has started a pre-verification GAP-Analysis audit for Greek-based Dynacom Tankers Management Ltd. (Dynacom). The audit of the tanker operator’s procedures, operations, and draft Monitoring Plan (MP), using its M/T Gladiator oil tanker as the base vessel, is being undertaken as part of the company’s steps to meet the requirements of the […]

  • 20 April 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Moving from carbon-intensive fossil fuels to more sustainable forms of energy is an area of major focus in the Netherlands as it is across Europe, but investing in energy transition involves navigating complex regulatory systems and bridging crucial knowledge gaps. On 28 November 2019, the European Parliament declared a global climate and environmental emergency. MEPs, […]

  • 4 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Rosatom has been granted the role of the top regulator in the development of the Northern Sea Route.

  • 11 March 2015

    China, which is the backbone of the global maritime trade, is stepping up its efforts with respect to regulating legal aspects of ship arrest in the country. Namely, on 28 February 2015, the Supreme People’s Court of PRC published the Regulations on Certain Issues Concerning the Application of Law Relating to Arrest and Auction of […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Rules & Regulation

    Unnecessary administrative difficulties must be weeded out before an international shipping regulation is adopted, according to the Council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). To that end, the Council reached an agreement at its meeting last week on a draft resolution establishing that international shipping regulation must be sharper imposing fewer administrative burdens for the benefit of seafarers, […]

  • 24 May 2018

    You are probably aware of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that will come into effect on May 25, 2018. In a nutshell it means your personal data will be better protected, hence increasing your privacy. We have always cared about your privacy and will continue to do so in all our future activities. […]

  • 4 June 2015

    The Government of British Columbia revealed changes to the greenhouse gas reduction regulation to encourage more fleet operators to switch from diesel and gasoline to cleaner-burning natural gas to run their buses, trucks and marine vessels.

  • 27 January 2014

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway has issued an order to Statoil following the investigation of the hydrocarbon leak at Oseberg A facility in the Norwegian part of the North Sea. The investigation identified serious breaches of the regulations. Through the investigation, it was revealed that key work processes for the operation of the Oseberg Field […]

  • 7 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    All ships calling at the Port of Hamburg are now allowed to dispose of the six-times higher amount of waste at no extra charge as an incentive to prevent waste from ships being dumped illegally into the sea. An estimated 20,000 cubic meters of ship waste gets dumped in the North Sea every year. The cost of […]

  • 27 June 2011
    Research & Development

      At the three-day ‘high level’ Deep Sea Minerals Mining Meeting workshop key issues were identified that need to be addressed towards the… (thejetnewspaper) [mappress] Source:  thejetnewspaper, June 27 , 2011;

  • 26 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    The participants of the 2nd Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress in Moscow – organized by PortNews Media Group – have suggested establishment of a working group for improvement of the Dredging and Health, Environment and Safety (HES) regulations. When speaking at the Congress, Andrey Lavrishchev, General Director of FSUE Rosmorport, emphasized that the system of […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Rules & Regulation

    Unnecessary administrative difficulties must be weeded out before an international shipping regulation is adopted, according to the Council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). To that end, the Council reached an agreement at its meeting last week on a draft resolution establishing that international shipping regulation must be sharper imposing fewer administrative burdens for the benefit of seafarers, […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Rep. Gael Tarleton has introduced a bill, HB 1162, that would limit the use of suction dredging in Washington rivers and streams. Suction dredging is mostly unregulated in Washington state. Tarleton’s bill would require the state Department of Fish and Wildlife to establish a workgroup and study the impacts of suction dredging on native fish habitats. […]

  • 24 February 2010
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    EASTHAM — Even in the chilly world of winter on the Outer Cape, talk of offshore wind turbines can generate some heat.”I just don’t think…   [mappress] Source: capecodonline, February 23, 2010;

  • 13 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Regulation & policy, Rules & Regulation, Vessels

    Many shipowners are facing challenges in finalizing the Inventory of hazardous materials (IHM) required under the upcoming European Union’s Ship Recycling Regulations (EUSRR) due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, BIMCO, the world’s largest shipowner association, said. Namely, as of December 31, 2020, the regulations will require ships of 500 GT and above flying […]

  • 3 July 2015

    The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association said the introduction of new resource management regulations in Western Australia should enhance community confidence in local oil and gas activities.

  • 11 November 2016

    Port State control authorities across 45 countries and 5 continents – South America, North America, Europe, Asia and Australia – have agreed to carry out a so-called Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) in 2018 focusing on air pollution from ships. The focus on the sulphur limit regulations will be increased through the two major port state control regimes, […]

  • 16 August 2010
    Business & Finance

    About the same time as oil company BP managed to seal its leaking well in the Gulf of Mexico, Russian authorities approved the introduction… [mappress] Source:oilandgaseurasia , August 16, 2010;

  • 25 March 2020
    Rules & Regulation

    The regulation is now extended until April 25, 2024.

  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Finnlines Plc has undersigned extensive contracts with two major suppliers for installation of exhaust gas scrubbers for the most of the group’s ships. The first installations will be completed by the end of 2014 and the rest in early 2015. Being equipped with sulphur scrubbers, Finnlines ships will comply with the IMO and EU SOx […]