July 31, 2017

Cargo ship crew abandoned in Ellesmere Port have been safely returned home

A ship’s crew abandoned in Ellesmere Port have been paid and are safely home, it has emerged. The move follows action by the International Transport Workers’ […]
July 29, 2017

PLA appoints Julie Tankard as Chief Financial Officer

The Port of London Authority has appointed Julie Tankard as Chief Financial Officer and a Member of the PLA Board, succeeding Brian Chapman, who will be […]
July 29, 2017

‘Re-negotiation’ Clause in Contract Not Void for Uncertainty

This alert focuses on the recent judgment in Associated British Ports v Tata Steel UK Ltd [2017] EWHC 694 (Ch). ABP demonstrates the English courts’ reluctance […]
July 28, 2017

ABS to collaborate on autonomous cargo ship project

The classification and technical services provider has joined the Unmanned Cargo Ship Development Alliance. ABS will work with industry partners, including class organisations, shipyards, equipment manufacturers […]