211 - 09/01 - Latest Information Websites - USA
Holland & Knight - Status of US ports. Very good overview being regularly updated.
This site includes information on the status of US ports, including:
- Notice of Arrival Chart – http://www.uscg.mil/d11/msosf/portnews/NOA%20Chart.htm
- NVMC Forms – http://www.nvmc.uscg.gov/Forms/NOAForm.xls
- Naval Vessel Protection Zones
- Local restrictions
The US Coast Guard has implemented a new policy to centralize the notification of ship arrivals in US ports. As part of this new policy, the USCG announced the creation of the National Vessel Movement Center (NVMC). The NVMC began operations on October 15, 2001.
The information provided in this bulletin is believed to be correct, but we do not guarantee its completeness or accuracy.
Legal, navigational and environmental resources, news and updates on the development of polar shipping. Read more
US VRP Compliance
With effect from 30th January 2014 non-tank as well as tankships calling at US ports will be required to submit VRPs. For Club and other resources to assist in compliance click here
International Environmental compliance
Environmental Compliance resource page collates material in respect of International environmental compliance issues affecting our Members. Information from the Club, Loss Prevention and external resources has been collated in one place for ease of reference.
The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section. READ MORE
Essential precautions and preparation against piracy, as well as additional information and resources, loss prevention advisories and useful external web links