70 years of helping international shipping become safer, more secure and develop a greener environmental footprint – that’s what IMO is celebrating in 2018, with a series of events and commemorative productions being released throughout the year.
Check out this video of an incident of a tall ship hitting a small dinghy during an event in Travemünde Woche in Germany.
On July 3rd, more than 30 people died from capsizing of a ferry near Indonesian South Sulawesi province. There were 189 passengers on board the KM Lestari Maju. 34 people died while 155 survived the incident.
History was made at the Ballard Locks as the Star Legend became the largest cruise ship to ever pass through the locks.
New video and photos released this week show the extent of the damage on a German frigate following an apparent missile explosion last week during a training event off the coast of Norway.
At the 12th Governing Council Meeting in 2018, the Council announced that ReCAAP ISC has met the criteria to be a Centre of Excellence for information sharing in combating piracy and armed robbery at sea.
Overcrowding is dangerous. Listen to crew. Follow instructions. It could save your life. These simple but key messages to ferry passengers are included in a new one-minute animated IMO safety video.
Watch the video of an ore carrier operated by Taiwan’s China Steel Corporation colliding with an Evergreen post panamax containership at Kaohsiung port.
Many representatives, partners in construction and financing, friends, numerous special guests and Marija Strikić from Split Down Syndrome Association were present at the launch ceremony, wishing passenger a safe journey aboard the new vessel.
Meritaito worked with the Finnish Transport Agency and the Finnish Defense Forces to remove Tankari’s old radar.