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Posted: 9 days ago

Environmentalists blast UN for lack of ambition as IMO adopts GHG reduction measures

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved a number of measures aimed at cutting the...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Will the November MEPC meeting end the tug of war between IMO and EU?

The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting crew change crisis combined with the latest cyber-attack hit...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

IMO MEPC Tightens Climate Protection Requirements for Ships

MEPC: amendments to strengthen existing requirements for new ships to be more energy efficient. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

SEALNG: MEPC Actions Provide Greater Certainty to Shipowners

SEALNG supports the decision of MEPC to reaffirm the January 1, 2020 implementation date of the 0.5%...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MEPC Provisionally Accepts Scheme for Compliance with D-2 Standard

An amended implementation scheme for ships to comply with the D-2 biological standard under the Ball...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Polarcus Supports IMO’s Polar Code Adoption

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) met from 11 to 15 May 2015 at the International M...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the environmental part of the Internationa...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO Approves Third GHG Study 2014

IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) approved the Third IMO GHG Study 2014 pro...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO Comes to Grips with Ballast Water Convention Issues

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted measures to help accelerate t...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

MEPC Approves Draft Polar Code

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO Kicks Off 67th MEPC Meeting

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

NGOs Ask for Publicly Available Ship Efficiency Data

Transport & Environment, Seas at Risk and Carbon War Room have urged the United Nations’ I...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Denmark Pushes for Ballast Water Exemptions

When the IMO’s environment committee, the MEPC, meets in October, exemptions from the forthcoming ba...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Shipping Industry Worried about BWM Convention Implementation

The global shipping industry, represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO, Int...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

IMO’s MEPC Adopts Amendments to MARPOL Convention

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

KR-CON – World’s First Mobile App Containing IMO Conventions

Korean Register (KR), an IACS member classification society, has released the world’s first mobile a...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

MEPC to Consider Proposed Amendments to MARPOL

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

GL Exchange Forum – Report on MEPC’s 65th Session

Germanischer Lloyd’s traditional recap of the latest session of the Marine Environment Protection Co...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

MEPC Pushes Forward with Energy-Efficiency Implementation (UK)

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

MEPC of IMO Pushes Forward with Energy-Efficiency Implementation

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

UK: MEPC Approves Wartsila’s AQUARIUS EC Ballast Water Management System

Wärtsilä’s AQUARIUS® EC ballast water management system (BWMS) has been granted BASIC Approval by th...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

MEPC Designates Saba Bank as Particularly Sensitive Sea Area

  The Saba Bank, in the north-eastern Caribbean area of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, was for...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

IMO – Implementation of Energy-Efficiency, BW Management and Ship-Recycling Rules

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago