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News of International Thursday, 12/12/2018

IMO MSC 97 Considered and adopted Amendments to Mandatory Instruments

The Committee on Maritime Safety had its ninety seventh session (MSC 97) from 21 November to 25 November 2016, which took place in the IMO headquarters in London. This report provides an overview on main points and results on the agenda items discussed.

Advice regarding verification of gross mass of packed containers

An MSC circular on Advice to Administrations, port State control authorities, companies, port terminals and masters regarding the SOLAS requirements for verified gross mass of packed containers has been agreed by the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), following discussion on the pending entry into force of the requirements in SOLAS regulations VI/2.4 to VI/2/6 on the verification of the gross mass of packed containers on 1 July 2016.

SOLAS Container Weight Requirements FAQ

With new rules regarding the declaration of the accurate gross mass of a packed containers due to enter force, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) answers the industry’s frequently asked questions (FAQ).

The results of the 10th CITA RAG AA meeting

The 10th CITA RAG Asia/Australasia meeting has been hosted by Kotsa in Seoul with the theme ‘New Inspection Schemes’. Korea Transporta-tion Safety Authority has been working for the development of transportation safety management by reducing traffic accident rates in the road, railway, and aviation. Thanks to vehicle safety research, transpor-tation safety investigation research, and advanced transportation infor-mation system it aims at developing a sustainable future of transportation.

IACS Establishes Cyber Systems Panel

Cyber initiative is among decisions agreed during 72nd meeting of IACS Council in support of industry and IMO on technical issues

New IMO secretary-general sets out his agenda

Mr. Kitack Lim of South Korea has issued a message outlining his priorities as incoming secretary -general of the International Maritime Organization, a post he assumed on 1st January following endorsement of his mid-2015 election by member states at the IMO Assembly in November.

IMO Mandatory audits and other amendments enter into force on 1 January 2016

A number of important amendments to IMO treaties enter into force on 1 January 2016, including new requirements for verification of compliance, making audits mandatory under the IMO Member State Audit Scheme.

New Chinese Regulations for SOx Emissions

China’s Ministry of Transport has published new regulations introducing sulphur (SOx) emission control requirements within three Ship Emission Control Areas (ECAs): Pearl River Delta (PRD), Chang Jiang Delta (CJD) and Bohai Rim (BR). These ECAs are not designated under MARPOL Annex VI.

Press Release

The ACS (Association of Asian Classification Societies) had its 23rd Annual Executive Committee meeting in Bali, Indonesia on 29~30 October 2015 under the chairmanship of Mr. RUDIYANTO, CEO and President Director of Biro Klasifikasi Indonesia (BKI).

World's First LNG-Powered Containership Delivered

General Dynamics NASSCO and TOTE announce the delivery of Isla Bella, the world's first LNG-powered containership.

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