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Tuesday, 03/08/2015 GMT+7

 

IACS Council adopts new harmonised Common Structural Rules

At its 68th session of the IACS Council meeting, held on 18-19 December in London, IACS has unanimously adopted new harmonised Common Structural Rules (CSR) for oil tankers and bulk carriers. The new rules will apply to all oil tankers over 150 m and bulk carriers over 90 m in length contracted for construction on or after 1 July 2015.

General News

Changes at the IACS Helm

    • ABS' Chris Wiernicki takes over IACS Chair from Philippe Donche-Gay

    • Robert Ashdown appointed Secretary General as Derek Hodgson retires

Others

 BS MOU starts CIC on crew familiarization for enclosed space entry
 IACS holds its Council Meeting
 Preliminary Report on the MSC94

Sea-going Ship's News

ACS Technical Seminar to be held in Da Nang, Vietnam in this August 2015

ACS is the association of six classification societies headquartered in Asia namely BKI (Biro Klasifikasi Indonesia), CCS(China Classification Society), ClassNK(Nippon Kaiji Kyokai), IRS(Indian Register of Shipping), KR(Korean Register) and VR(Vietnam Register).

Others

 Gas and low-flashpoint fuels code adopted by IMO
 IMO's MEPC Set to Adopt Polar Code Provisions at MEPC 68
 MOL COMFORT occurred because the sea loads exceeded the hull girder ultimate strength

Motor Vehicle News

Toyota Vietnam to recall 320 Camry 3.0 cars to check defects

Toyota Vietnam announced Nov 21 that it will recall 320 Toyota Camry 3.0 cars, for free checking and replacement of crankshaft pulleys that were found to create problems like noise and have steering defects.

Others

 Motor Vehicle Inspection Activities in October 2011
 Car imports decline in 2010
 Automobile inspection and sanctions for excess emission permits

International News

Outcome of the IMO Council 114th Session (C114) Meeting

The IMO Council held its 114th Session (C114) from Monday 29 June through Friday 3 July 2015 under the Chairmanship of Mr J Lantz (USA) and his Vice Chair Dr D Ntuli (SOUTH AFRICA).

Others

 FAQ for Marpol Annex VI
 The 22nd ACS Executive Committee Press Release
 MEPC 67 Approves Draft Polar Code
 Stricter Sulfur Requirements for ECA's entering into foroce 1 January 2015
 New SOLAS requirements for enclosed space entry and rescue drills, and draft requirements for portable atmosphere testing

Other News

EPA has released a penalty policy for ECA violations

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a penalty policy for violations of the sulfur in fuel standard and related provisions for ships.

Others

 Low Sulphur Fuel Requirements from 1 Jan
 Oil spill response in Southeast Asia
 ClassNk held LNG-Fuelled Vessel Technologies seminars in Shanghai and Singapore on 22 July and 24, July 2014, respectively

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