The Arabian Sea around the south-west coast of India is a busy sea route with substantial number of ships passing through the area and also has large number of fishing vessels operating in this … [Read more...] about India DG shipping implements new routeing system in South-West of Indian waters
From 1 September 2020 all ships anchored or at berth in the Korean ports of Incheon, Pyeongtaek-Dangjin, Yeosu-Gwangyang, Busan and Ulsan must burn fuel with a maximum sulphur content of … [Read more...] about South Korea implements emission reduction initiatives in major port areas
The most important thing for the ship crew is to understand the requirements clearly. The fuel received onboard the ship will be considered as one of the most important evidence for any … [Read more...] about How to prepare for PSC inspections after 2020 sulphur cap.
This article advise readers of the potential risk of vessel detention, civil and criminal penalties in the US in the event of non-compliance with recent COVID-19 regulations. The US Coast Guard has … [Read more...] about US Ports alert- Failure to comply with US COVID-19 regulations
Corona virus (COVID-I9) pandemic has created a global crisis which has impacted all aspects of life and badly affected the work environment. In the maritime sector, it has severely impacted the ship … [Read more...] about DG Shipping: Standard operating Procedures / Protocols (SOP) for controlled crew change in Indian Ports