27.08.2015 - 16:31 GMT
USCG – precautions re Tianjin, China explosions
The US Coast Guard has issued a Marine Safety Information Bulletin concerning the August 2015 explosions in the port complex of Tianjin, China and precautions that vessel and facility agents, owner...... Login to view this article
31.07.2015 - 10:21 GMT
IMO approves Unified Interpretations on SOLAS and IBC Code
The Maritime Safety Committee (MSC), at its 95th session (3 to 12 June 2015), approved a unified interpretation of SOLAS regulations II-2/18.104.22.168 and 22.214.171.124 (Operation of inert gas system). At t...... Login to view this article
29.05.2015 - 11:38 GMT
Fire extinguishing systems ready - are you sure, asks US Coast Guard?
This Safety Alert ( click here ) has been issued by the US Coast Guard due to recent safety concerns discovered on vessels with fixed CO2 fire fighting systems. It is critical that operators of...... Login to view this article
15.05.2015 - 14:03 GMT
Anchor equipment secured for sea or not?
This safety alert from the US Coast Guard serves to remind vessel operators and company technical managers of the importance of proper ship's anchor use, stowage, and maintenance. Anchor windlass...... Login to view this article