The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance (CG-CVC) recently issued Policy Letter 18-02 providing guidelines for evaluating potential courses of action when a vessel bound for a U.S. port has an inoperable ballast water management/treatment system (BWMS/BWTS).
The Club emerges from the renewal to start the new policy year with total mutual owned tonnage of 139 million gt, slightly higher than at the start of the previous policy year. Combined mutual-owned and chartered tonnage now stands at around 239 million gross tonnes.
On 16 January 2018, the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People’s Republic of China, and the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China, released a new...
Available on Apple, Android and Blackberry: The Correspondents app contains contact details for the UK Club’s worldwide correspondents network. Search by Port or Country to find the local correspondent in the Club’s network.
This year we will be publishing our rules and correspondents book the same as last year. This means the book is split in two producing a standalone rule book, and a separate book for correspondents which will be supported by a correspondents app.