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Posted: over 4 years ago

Interview: LNG Could Solve Emissions Issue in EU Ports

A new regulation requiring the gross mass of a container to be verified before it is loaded onto a s...

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DP World Australia Spot On with Container Weighing

Container terminal stevedore DP World Australia (DPWA) achieved 100 percent verified gross mass (VGM...

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  • Business & Finance
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APM Terminals Proves Ready for VGM Container Rules

The Netherlands-based APM Terminals has reported a smooth incorporation of the new Safety of Life at...

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  • Business & Finance
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Ocean Carriers Urged to Accept Path to VGM Compliance

With the upcoming implementation date for new container weighing requirements, the time has come for...

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AMSA Amends Container Weight Rules

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) is to implement changes to regulations for container...

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PSA Terminals All Set for Container Weighing

Singapore-based PSA Group of Terminals said that all its terminal facilities will be in full complia...

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  • Business & Finance
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Maritime NZ: IMO Softens Transition to New SOLAS Rules

In light of the upcoming SOLAS container weight verification requirement and concerns over the trans...

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  • Business & Finance
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USCG: US Container Weight Rules Same as in IMO’s SOLAS

The existing U.S. laws and regulations for providing verified container weights are equivalent to th...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Industry: Urgent EU Action Needed on Container Weighting

An urgent, coordinated action by national authorities regarding SOLAS container weighting rules is n...

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FONASBA: Numerous Countries Unprepared for Container Weighing

There has been no guidance issued on the practical application of the measures regarding the impleme...

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FMC to Hold Hearing on Container Weighing

The US Federal Maritime Commission is scheduled to host a public hearing on the amendments to the In...

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FEPORT: Container Weighing Rules Need Clarity on National Level

Within less than six months, new SOLAS container weighing rules will come into force and there is st...

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  • Business & Finance
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New Container Weighing Rules Explained

The amendments to the SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) Convention on the new container weighing regulat...

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  • Business & Finance
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TSA, AgTC Join Forces on SOLAS Concerns

Members of the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) and the Agriculture Transportation Coaliti...

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  • Business & Finance
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TSA, AgTC Join Forces on SOLAS Concerns

Members of the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) and the Agriculture Transportation Coaliti...

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  • Business & Finance
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IMO Adopts New Code for Gas-Fuelled Ships

The International Maritime Organization’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC), which met at the IMO’s Lo...

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Tanker Owners Warned to Act Quickly on ECDIS Compliance

Over 4,000 tankers of 3,000 gross tonnes or more, representing 46% of the global 3,000+ gt tanker fl...

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  • Business & Finance
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IMO to Adopt New Code for Gas-Fuelled Ships

The International Maritime Organization’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC), which meets at the ...

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Container Weight Verification Approaching

The World Shipping Council (WSC) called all parties involved in the international transportation of ...

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ICS Ushers In New Chemical Tanker Safety Guide

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published a fully updated edition of the definitive ...

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  • Business & Finance
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ICS Encourages Strict Sulphur Rules Implementation

The shipping industry is fully committed to total compliance with the 0.1% sulphur in fuel requireme...

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  • Business & Finance
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IMO Approves IGF Code

IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee approved, in principle, the draft International Code of Safety...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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IMO Adopts Polar Code

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the International Code for Ships Operating...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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IMO MSC Session Opens

IMO Secretary-General Sekimizu has opened the 94th session of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) on...

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Maersk Tankers Opts for Transas ECDIS

Maersk Tankers has selected Transas to implement ECDIS compliance program across its 75 strong fleet...

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  • Business & Finance
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Global Tanker Fleet Shying Away from ECDIS

The majority of ships in the global tanker fleet have yet to adopt ECDIS, according to data publishe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago