Members may recollect previous bulletin by the Club which covered developments in bunkering in Singapore. The Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA ) had mandated that all Marine Fuel oil delivery in Singapore after the date of 01 January 2017 was to take place with the use of Mass Flow metering (MFM) system.
Members are referred to the Association’s Circular 13/17: Honduras –Oil Spill Response – new requirements, published on 20 December 2017 advising of new oil spill response requirements in Honduras which would apply to both tank and non-tank vessels.
The digital revolution gathers momentum, and almost every day there are new technological developments. This briefing looks at one of these developments; blockchain contracts, also known as ‘smart contracts’, the benefits as well as the legal issues that may arise under these contracts.
The UK Club is delighted to be working with Innovative Maritime Emotional Intelligence Center (I.M.E.Q), a mental health research center with offices in Cyprus, Limassol and Athens, promoting mental health wellness and awareness at sea.
The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted the IMO’s Greenhouse Gases (1)Emissions strategy at its 72nd session, 9 - 13 April 2018. Below is a brief summary of the events leading to this...