Industry News

24/02/2017

Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) specialises in marine fuel management and provides Fuel Quality Testing services and Bunker Quantity Surveys.

21/02/2017

Details of open and closed ports, including areas to be avoided and the precautions to be taken when transiting Libyan waters.

20/02/2017

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) have recently issued a joint bulletin highlighting the threat of Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) and outline some of the actions that should be taken by vessels.

17/02/2017

The Seoul Central District Court has given notice (on 17 February 2017) of its decision to discontinue the rehabilitation proceedings of Hanjin Shipping.

15/02/2017

There has been some reported confusion regarding sanitary regulations imposed on vessels by Argentina’s authorities.

13/02/2017

The recent Executive Order issued by President Trump regarding restrictions on immigration to the United States has been temporarily suspended. This suspension followed a legal challenge to the Executive Order and is therefore not currently enforced.

09/02/2017

North’s P&I correspondent Huatai Insurance Agency & Consultant Service Ltd has issued a Circular regarding changes to China's Ministry of Transportation requirements.

03/02/2017

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) intends to close 23 of the country’s 41 nickel ore mines, with a further 5 having their operations suspended.

27/01/2017

The International Group (IG) and the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) have amended its Guidelines for the Carriage of Calcium Hypochlorite in Containers.

27/01/2017

Guidelines issued on fuel sampling locations and sample handling on board vessels.

Horizon

Stay updated and subscribe to our weekly newsletter