September 28, 2017

IMO: A maritime treaty is adopted or amended – what happens next?

A maritime treaty is adopted or amended – what happens next? Throughout the maritime world, the technical regulations developed and adopted by the International Maritime Organization […]
September 27, 2017

World Maritime Day 28 September 2017 – “Connecting Ships, Ports and People”

“Connecting Ships, Ports and People” has been selected as the World Maritime Day theme for 2017. The theme was chosen to provide an opportunity to focus […]
September 27, 2017

Governments must get behind drive for safer packing of containers

Governments must support the widespread use of the CTU Code to improve packing and thus the safety of cargo on the move During London Shipping Week, four industry […]
September 15, 2017

IMO issues new warning on hazards of carrying bauxite by ship

A new warning that bauxite may become unstable when carried in bulk on a ship, potentially causing the vessel to capsize, has been issued by the […]