The International Chamber of Shipping and the International Transport Workers’ Federation have made a joint submission to the International Maritime Organization expressing concern about the apparent failure of some flag states to submit maritime casualty reports to the agency, which is required under several international maritime conventions.
“The lack of investigation and accident reports hinders [...]
The Port of Los Angeles has become the first US port to adopt an international clean air program that rewards ocean carriers for bringing their newest and cleanest vessels to the port.
The Environmental Ship Index (ESI) program, will take effect from the start of July following the formal approval of the Los Angeles Board [...]
June 2011: Container ship Deneb in Algeciras: A review after this incident found that 16 containers on the ship’s load list had actual weights far in excess of the declared weights, by as much 6.7 times the declared weight.
The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) has joined with the World Shipping Council (WSC), [...]