Posts Tagged ‘Ballast Water Convention’

Hull Biofouling environmentally more damaging than ballasting

Hull Biofouling environmentally more damaging than ballasting
Boud van Rompay   The entry into force of the Ballast Water Convention this September will not prevent the transfer of invasive aquatic species (IAS) unless there is mandatory legislation in place to prevent biofouling on ships’ hulls. Commenting on a presentation delivered at the World Ocean...
January 16th, 2017 | Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

Great reviews for Panama Maritime 2015

Great reviews for Panama Maritime 2015
IMO’s SG Koji Sekimizu receiving the keys to the City by Mayor José Blandón The biennial Panama Maritime World Conference & Exhibition for 2015, according to all accounts was a very successful one–and according to the organisers just about all objectives were met. This year’s  theme...
April 18th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Canals, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, Inland Waterways, LNG, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Organisations, People and Places, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Centers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More