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Update on USCG Approvals for Ballast Water Management Systems

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25.07.2014 - 10:15 GMT

Update on USCG Approvals for Ballast Water Management Systems

INTERTANKO has received a number of enquiries relating to a circular issued by a response provider regarding the current state of Type Approvals for ballast water management systems (BWMS) by the US Coast Guard. This circular indicated that the USCG had received no Letters of Intent from ballast water equipment manufacturers to conduct testing for USCG approval and that no ballast water equipme...... Login to view this article

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25.07.2014 - 10:15 GMT

Update on USCG Approvals for Ballast Water Management Systems

INTERTANKO has received a number of enquiries relating to a circular issued by a response provider regarding the current state of Type Approvals for ballast water management systems (BWMS) by the U...... Login to view this article

25.07.2014 - 10:17 GMT

Just five months until new ECA requirements come into force!

Members are reminded that, five months from now, any ships calling at ECA zones (Baltic Sea, North Sea, 200 nautical miles around the US and Canada shoreline, including Hawaii, St. Lawrence Waterwa...... Login to view this article

25.07.2014 - 10:21 GMT

Maritime Labour Convention grace period nearly up

Various Port State Control (PSC) MoUs decided to take a pragmatic view of the Convention during its first year. By this they meant that they would look to issue deficiency notices rather than give...... Login to view this article

25.07.2014 - 10:26 GMT

ReCAAP ISC issues its half-yearly report for 2014

According to the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) half-yearly report which was released this week, a total of 73 incidents of pira...... Login to view this article

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30.07.2014 - 03:57 GMT

Poten says that dirty tanker market has fallen into dark utilisation hole. This demand growth is critical, given the utilisation hole that the dirty tanker fleet has found itself. As shown in the chart on the

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22.07.2014 - 10:33 GMT

China imports record-high crude from Iran - Fairplay

According to Fairplay . China has imported 630,000 barrels of crude oil per day in the first half of 2014, up by 48% year on year from 424,000 barrels per day in 1H13, according to data released by...... Login to view this article

14.07.2014 - 08:27 GMT

China Adds to its Strategic Petroleum Reserve - IEA

IEA says that despite the opacity of information concerning China’s crude oil Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR), available data suggest that up to 73 mb of recently completed SPR capacity was fille...... Login to view this article

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