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11.04.2014 - 11:22 GMT

USCG Safety Alert: Failure of Hand Portable Fire Extinguisher

The Unites States Coast Guard (USCG) has issued a safety alert urging vessel owners/operators and fire safety equipment servicing companies to use caution when replacing components on hand portable...... Login to view this article

04.04.2014 - 11:44 GMT

Stability requirements for tankers

At the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) 66th meeting of its Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 66), the requirements for the carriage of a stability instrument were agreed wit...... Login to view this article

21.03.2014 - 10:24 GMT

Safety alert: Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons self test failures

INTERTANKO, through Lloyd’s Register Marine’s Class News No. 11/2014, has been made aware that, as a result of market place feedback, Standard Communications Pty Ltd has become aware of a small...... Login to view this article

14.03.2014 - 11:21 GMT

US Coast Guard issues policy letter regarding on-load release mechanisms

The US Coast Guard has issued a policy letter ( which can be downloaded here ) providing guidance to assist US-flagged ship owners and operators in complying with recent SOLAS amendments requiring...... Login to view this article


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