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  • 15 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Low sulphur fuel oil is believed to be the best solution for compliance with the 0.50% sulphur limit in 2020.

  • 16 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    57 percent of ballast water management (BWM) systems installed on vessels were being operated, while the rest were either deemed ‘inoperable’ or considered ‘problematic’, according to a survey conducted by classification society ABS. To form an accurate picture of the current progress with BWM compliance, owners and operators with installed BWM systems were surveyed and invited to […]

  • 13 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    The seven new hires and internal promotions are part of the company’s new ethics and compliance function.

  • 7 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dry bulk owner and operator Seanergy Maritime has regained compliance with a Nasdaq Listing Rule concerning the minimum bid price of its common stock. The company informed that the Nasdaq Stock Market confirmed matter, which is now considered closed. Earlier this year, Seanergy Maritime received written notification from Nasdaq indicating that because the closing bid price of […]

  • 26 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leading classification society ClassNK  announced that it has issued the world’s second Statement of Compliance to Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Marine Service Co., Ltd. confirming that it is in compliance with the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009. The Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Marine Service Co., Ltd plant (Changxing […]

  • 8 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A satellite-based Compliance Assistance Programme (CAP), developed by the Liberian Registry,  has helped ensure regulatory compliance and prevent detentions in some of the world’s most active Port State Control (PSC) areas, the registry said. The CAP tracks ships when they enter selected jurisdictions and allows the registry’s risk analysis team to perform detailed reviews of […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Petrobras has held a ceremony, on January 19, to formally appoint the company’s new Director of Governance, Risk Management and Compliance, João Adalberto Elek Júnior.  During the event, the new director signed his employment agreement, alongside company CEO Maria das Graças Silva Foster. Foster emphasized that the new director’s mission is to ensure the compliance […]

  • 26 July 2015

    The United States Justice Department and cruise liner giant Carnival Corp. have reached a comprehensive, landmark settlement agreement under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to advance equal access for individuals with disabilities who travel on cruise ships. The settlement agreement addresses accessibility on 62 ships among the Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises brands […]

  • 5 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Vaalco Energy has received notification from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that it has regained full compliance with all of the NYSE’s continued listing standards. 

  • 13 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    In a new enforcement initiative, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in cooperation with the United States Coast Guard (USCG), has boarded vessels to collect bunker samples to determine whether the vessels’ fuel sources meet the 1.0% fuel oil sulphur limit applicable within the North American Emissions Control Area (ECA), UK P&I Club said. […]

  • 3 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has set up a web-based system which will help shipowners to cut certification time for the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) 2006 dramatically. Bureau Veritas said the system is needed because some shipowners are leaving it until late to seek the necessary MLC certification. An addition to the services available […]

  • 19 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Namaka Subsea has launched a new division, Namaka Compliance, to provide three main services namely training, compliance and competence. The first of the services will be training and that will encompass behavioral based safety such as leadership, safety awareness, and skills training such as working at height, abrasive wheels etc. The second service will be […]

  • 24 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian dry bulk owner Golden Ocean Group Limited has been notified by the Nasdaq Stock Market that the company is not in compliance with Nasdaq’s listing rules as the closing bid price of the company’s common stock was below the required minimum. In particular, over the past 30 consecutive business days, from January 5, 2016 to February 17, […]

  • 26 July 2015

    The United States Justice Department and cruise liner giant Carnival Corp. have reached a comprehensive, landmark settlement agreement under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to advance equal access for individuals with disabilities who travel on cruise ships. The settlement agreement addresses accessibility on 62 ships among the Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises brands […]

  • 24 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Namaka Subsea has appointed Jamie Murphy as its new operations manager – compliance. Namaka Subsea launched the compliance division earlier this year to provide training, compliance and competence services. Jamie joins the team with a wealth of knowledge and experience in these key areas. Sandy Harper, director said: “The creation of Namaka Compliance was very […]

  • 14 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Iridium receives the Letter of Compliance for Iridium to provide GMDSS services.

  • 7 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Allseas Marine S.A. was presented with Maritime Labour Statements of Compliance by Germanischer Lloyd (GL) for the vessels “Calm Seas”, “Kind Seas” and “Pearl Seas”. The certificates were presented to Michael Bodouroglou, Managing Director of the Allseas Marine by Oliver Darley, Vice President and Global Head of Systems Certification at GL and Athanasios Reisopoulos, Vice […]

  • 17 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Shippers operating within Sulphur Emission Control Areas (SECAs) should be deciding on which strategy for compliance to the latest sulphur emission regulations to embrace, and not deciding whether or not to comply, transport and logistics group Euroports says. However, inconsistent and weak rule enforcement, together with the prospect of potential punishments that are often insignificant, can […]

  • 14 November 2014

    The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) is calling on governments to exercise “robust” enforcement of sulphur limits applicable to ships operating in Emission Control Areas in order to ensure that the industry is operating at a high level of compliance. Following discussion at the Council’s recent board meeting, BIMCO President John Denholm described this […]

  • 22 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Power Technologies has regained compliance for continued listing of its securities on the NASDAQ Stock Market. The company has received written notification from the Nasdaq Hearings Panel that it now complies with the minimum shareholders’ equity rule and with all other applicable standards. To remind, in April this year, OPT completed its public offering […]

  • 18 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Reinhard Ontyd (51) from E.ON Global Commodities will join the Nord Stream executive management on 1 January 2015 as Compliance Director. This new appointment completes the adjustment of the company structure to meet the challenges of providing efficient and secure long-term operation of the Nord Stream Pipeline. As Compliance Director, Mr Ontyd will take over […]

  • 26 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    LEADING international classification society Bureau Veritas has set up a web-based system which will help shipowners to cut certification time for the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 dramatically. BV says the system is needed because some shipowners are leaving it until late to seek the necessary MLC certification. An addition to the services available to Bureau […]