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North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year

North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year
Paul Jennings, Chief Executive Officer, North P&I Club North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year 20 February 2020 – Following the conclusion of the 2020 renewal, early projections suggest that North P&I Club increased its total entered tonnage to over 230 million...
February 20th, 2020 | Anniversaries, P and I Clubs | Read More

Cargo Theft Report Confirms Upward Trends in 2019

Cargo Theft Report Confirms Upward Trends in 2019
.. Cargo Theft Report Confirms Upward Trends in 2019  Cargo in transit by road remains the dominant risk Food & beverage cargo increases share of commodity profile Thefts confirmed from unsecure truck parking average 8 per day globally South America ranks highest in median value of cargo per incident...
February 19th, 2020 | Claims, Corruption, Logistics, P and I Clubs, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

SAFETY4SEA London Forum focuses on seafarers’ needs and shipping sustainability

SAFETY4SEA London Forum focuses on seafarers’ needs and shipping sustainability
Panel one SAFETY4SEA London Forum focuses on seafarers’ needs and shipping sustainability The second SAFETY4SEA London Forum successfully concluded on Wednesday 12th of February 2020 at the Hellenic Centre, London UK. The event was organized by SAFETY4SEA having as sponsors the following organizations: CR...
February 13th, 2020 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, P and I Clubs | Read More

London P&I Club presents practical advice on holds and hatches to enhance seafarer safety and reduce cargo claims

London P&I Club presents practical advice on holds and hatches to enhance seafarer safety and reduce cargo claims
. London P&I Club presents practical advice on holds and hatches to enhance seafarer safety and reduce cargo claims Recognising that around a third of all cargo claims and a significant number of seafarer accidents are connected with the use and operation of holds and hatches, The London P&I...
February 12th, 2020 | Books, Health and Safety, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club member Alert (Feb 11, 2020) re – oubreak of he 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): USCG MSIB 2 Feb 2020

American Club member Alert (Feb 11, 2020) re – oubreak of he 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): USCG MSIB 2 Feb 2020
AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (February 11, 2020) RE – OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCoV): UNITED STATES COAST GUARD (USCG) MARINE SAFETY INFORMATION BULLETIN (MSIB) OF FEBRUARY 2, 2020  FEBRUARY 11, 2020 OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCoV): UNITED STATES COAST...
February 11th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices

American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices
American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices The following Member Alert is also available on our website at: https://www.american-club.com/files/files/MA_021020_Outbreak_of_2019_Novel_Coronavirus_Managers_Shanghai_Hong_Kong_Offices.pdf FEBRUARY...
February 10th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC

American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC
American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (February 7, 2020) RE – THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: IMPACT ON MARITIME OPERATIONS IN THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) FEBRUARY 7, 2020 THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS:...
February 7th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

Shipowners taking safe stevedoring on board seriously

Shipowners taking safe stevedoring on board seriously
.. Shipowners taking safe stevedoring on board seriously Preventing stevedore injuries and deaths at the quayside: focussing a safety mindset at the ship-shore interface As recently as two years ago, the estimated number of preventable deaths by dockworkers registered by the International Transport Federation...
February 7th, 2020 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club Member Alert (February 3, 2020) Re- The Managers’ Hong Kong Office – an update

American Club Member Alert (February 3, 2020) Re- The Managers’ Hong Kong Office – an update
American Club Member Alert (February 3, 2020) Re- The Managers’ Hong Kong Office – an update FEBRUARY 3, 2020 THE MANAGERS’ HONG KONG OFFICE – AN UPDATE Reference is made to the Club’s Member Alert of January 29, 2020. In light of growing local and international concern...
February 3rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

American Club Member Alert (January 29, 2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus: USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin

American Club Member Alert (January 29, 2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus: USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin
American Club Member Alert (January 29, 2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus: USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin JANUARY 29, 2020 OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: USCG MARINE SAFETY INFORMATION BULLETIN The USCG has issued precautionary guidance regarding the outbreak...
January 29th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club Member alert (January 24, 2020) re-outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus

American Club  Member alert (January 24, 2020) re-outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus
American Club  Member alert (January 24, 2020) re-outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus JANUARY 24, 2020 OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS Members will no doubt be aware, through extensive media reports, of the recent outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). It was first detected...
January 24th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club Circular no.03/20 – The Intenational Group of P&I Clubs: 2018/19 Annual Review

American Club Circular no.03/20 – The Intenational Group of P&I Clubs: 2018/19 Annual Review
AMERICAN CLUB CIRCULAR NO. 03/20 – THE INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF P&I CLUBS: 2018/19 ANNUAL REVIEW JANUARY 14, 2020   CIRCULAR NO. 03/20   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   THE INTERNATIONAL GROUP OF P&I CLUBS: 2018/19 ANNUAL REVIEW The International Group of P&I...
January 14th, 2020 | P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

North P&I Club Partners with SureNav to Promote Safe Navigation

North P&I Club Partners with SureNav to Promote Safe Navigation
John Southam – Loss Prevention Executive – North P&I Club North P&I Club Partners with SureNav to Promote Safe Navigation 14 January 2020 – North P&I Club has today announced details of a new benefit for its Members to promote safe navigation and improve standard across...
January 14th, 2020 | Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club Circular no.02/20 – additional US economic sanctions imposed against Iran

American Club Circular no.02/20 – additional US economic sanctions imposed against Iran
American Club Circular no.02/20 – additional US economic sanctions imposed against Iran JANUARY 10, 2020   CIRCULAR NO. 02/20   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member: ADDITIONAL US ECONOMIC SANCTIONS IMPOSED AGAINST IRAN   Today, the US Treasury Department announced additional US sanctions...
January 10th, 2020 | P and I Clubs, Sanctions | Read More

North P&I Club Launches New Initiative to Help Members Prepare for the IMO’s Cyber Security Deadline

North P&I Club Launches New Initiative to Help Members Prepare for the IMO’s Cyber Security Deadline
Colin Gillespie North P&I Club Launches New Initiative to Help Members Prepare for the IMO’s Cyber Security Deadline 10 January 2020 – North P&I Club has announced details of a new benefit for its Members to encourage them to better understand their vulnerabilities to cyber risk and to...
January 10th, 2020 | IMO, IT and Communications, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American P&I Club: MSCI notice on the threat to commercial vessels from Iran and its proxies: guidance generally as to shipboard vigilance

American P&I Club: MSCI notice on the threat to commercial vessels from Iran and its proxies: guidance generally as to shipboard vigilance
American P&I Club: MSCI notice on the threat to commercial vessels from Iran and its proxies: guidance generally as to shipboard vigilance JANUARY 08, 2020 MARITIME SECURITY COMMUNICATIONS WITH INDUSTRY (MSCI) NOTICE ON THE THREAT TO COMMERCIAL VESSELS FROM IRAN AND ITS PROXIES: GUIDANCE GENERALLY...
January 8th, 2020 | Military, News, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation

American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation
American Club circular no.01/20 – Pre-employment medical examination (PEME) Program: Changes in Vladivostock and Murmansk, Russian Federation  JANUARY 06, 2020   CIRCULAR NO. 01/20   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION (PEME) PROGRAM: CHANGES...
January 6th, 2020 | Marine Insurance, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

ITOPF — An invaluable resource of marine pollution assistance to Members

ITOPF — An invaluable resource of marine pollution assistance to Members
ITOPF — An invaluable resource of marine pollution assistance to Members An additional benefit of being a Member to the Shipowners’ Club is that all vessels entered are automatically enrolled with the International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF). The cost of ITOPF membership is paid...
December 31st, 2019 | Environment, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

American Club circular no. 42/19 – cover for war and terrorism risks, and cover in respect of biological and bio-chemical weapons – 2020 policy year

American Club circular no. 42/19 – cover for war and terrorism risks, and cover in respect of biological and bio-chemical weapons – 2020 policy year
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club American Club circular no. 42/19 – cover for war and terrorism risks, and cover in respect of biological and bio-chemical weapons – 2020 policy year DECEMBER 23, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 42/19   TO...
December 23rd, 2019 | Marine Insurance, Military, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club circular no. 41/19 – International Group Reinsurance arrangements for 2020

American Club circular no. 41/19 – International Group Reinsurance arrangements for 2020
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club American Club circular no. 41/19 – International Group Reinsurance arrangements for 2020 DECEMBER 20, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 41/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   INTERNATIONAL GROUP...
December 20th, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…
John Faraclas   The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 38 points thanks once again to the volatile Capes and to a lesser extend to the rising Panamaxes… Good to see same above the 1,600 point threshold! Twists...
December 3rd, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Military, News, P and I Clubs, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Naval architects must check provenance of third-party designs, says ITIC

Naval architects must check provenance of third-party designs, says ITIC In a recent case, an International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) member faced legal action for unwittingly infringing design copyright. The member, a naval architect, was asked by a customer to provide final designs and specifications...
December 2nd, 2019 | Legal, P and I Clubs | Read More

Shipowners’ Club Renewal 2020/2021

Shipowners’ Club Renewal 2020/2021
Shipowners’ Club Renewal 2020/2021 At the 2019 half year point, the Club reported a Combined Ratio of 105.9%, with an underwriting deficit of US$ 5.7m. This represented a deficit higher than budgeted, which was determined to be largely the result of the increased quantum of claims in both 2018...
November 28th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move

American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move
American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move NOVEMBER 22, 2019 2019年11月22日   CIRCULAR NO. 38/19 通函:38/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION 致协会会员:   Dear Member: 敬爱的会员:   SCB MANAGEMENT CONSULTING (CHINA)...
November 22nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

North P&I Club opts for 7.5% General Increase at February 2020 Renewal

North P&I Club opts for 7.5% General Increase at February 2020 Renewal
Pratap Shirke, North’s Chairman North P&I Club opts for 7.5% General Increase at February 2020 Renewal 20 November 2019 – Directors of North P&I Club have decided to set a general increase of 7.5% on P&I and FD&D premiums for the 2020/21 Policy Year. The increase is considered...
November 20th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More