35 Ships Detained During Inspection On STCW Hours Of Rest in The Indian Ocean MOU


The Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on STCW Hours of Rest was carried out in the Indian Ocean MOU region between 1 September and 30 November 2014. This campaign was conducted in conjunction with the CIC carried out by the Tokyo MoU and the Paris MoU.

All Parties Should Begin Preparing Now For Container Weight Verification Requirements That Take Effect July 1, 2016

container weight

At the end of 2014, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea Convention (SOLAS) that will require every packed export container to have a verified container weight as a condition for loading aboard a vessel.

MOL Announces New State-of-the-Art Coal Carrier Shin Yahagi Maru

Shin Yahagi Maru - Credits: mol.co.jp

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced the delivery of the coal carrier Shin Yahagi Maru, which will serve Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., was delivered at Imari Shipyard and Works of Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on January 22, 2015.