The two major port State control regimes – Paris MoU and Tokyo MoU – will increase focus on the sulphur limit regulations.
MCA announced today that seven foreign flagged ships were under detention in UK ports during July 2016 after failing PSC inspection, so a total of six vessels remain under detention at the end of July.
New mobile-friendly, interactive format makes it easy to define and address Port State Control compliance concerns to reduce detentions
Coast Guard personnel detained the container ship Lowlands Kamsar in Seattle, Monday, after a Port State Control exam detected several significant violations.
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) announced today that seven foreign flagged ships were under detention in UK ports during November 2015 after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection.
The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 48th Committee meeting in Noordwijkerhout, the Netherlands, from 18 – 22 May 2015 under the chairmanship of Mr. Brian Hogan. High importance was given to the Concentrated Inspection Campaigns (CICs)
Nautilus has welcomed plans for a concentrated port state control inspection campaign later this year to focus on the dangers of enclosed spaces onboard merchant ships.
The Liberian Registry has developed a unique satellite-based Compliance Assistance Programme (CAP) which has helped ensure regulatory compliance and prevent detentions in some of the world’s most active Port State Control (PSC) areas.
At a forum discussion organized by DNV GL, some 70 shipowners and maritime industry players revealed that there are still many uncertainties regarding the kind of issues Port State Control inspectors focus on during inspections in different ports.