Posts Tagged ‘Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)’

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry
JIP participants at the DNV GL AM technology Centre of excellence, March 2019 Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry Singapore, 09 April 2019: DNV GL has been appointed as the lead researcher of the first phase of a new Singapore-based...
April 9th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Prohibition of open-loop scrubber systems in Singapore

Prohibition of open-loop scrubber systems in Singapore
On November 30, 2018 Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) declared that, with immediate effect, the discharge of wash water from open-loop exhaust gas scrubbers in the port of Singapore would be prohibited. The IMO’s global sulfur cap bans ships from using fuels with a sulfur content...
December 7th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-Dec-2018 PREPARATION FOR IMO 2020 Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF OUTFALL STRUCTURE AND INSTALLATION OF SILT CURTAINS Singapore Preparation for IMO 2020 Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) continues to prepare the Port of Singapore and Singapore-registered...
December 5th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MPA of Singapore joins SEA\LNG coalition

MPA of Singapore joins SEA\LNG coalition
Peter Keller, SEA\LNG chairman and executive vice president, TOTE Inc. (left), shaking hands with Capt M Segar, assistant chief executive (operations), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (right). MARITIME AND PORT AUTHORITY OF SINGAPORE (MPA) JOINS SEA\LNG COALITION SINGAPORE, LONDON, 3 October...
October 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Singapore launches enhanced technical co-operation and training program for IMO and its member states

Singapore launches enhanced technical co-operation and training program for IMO and its member states
Singapore Singapore has launched an enhanced 5-year technical co-operation and training package for the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its Member States. Valued at USD 5 million (approximately SGD 6.5 million), the package comprises fellowships, scholarships, workshops, and courses to...
April 25th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMO, Politics and Government | Read More

UKHO launches three new Port Approach Guides for Singapore

UKHO launches three new Port Approach Guides for Singapore
New charts designed to make port entry and exit quicker and easier  The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has launched three new Port Approach Guides with the support of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). Singapore is a major maritime hub for international and domestic ship...
October 28th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UKHO and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore announce marine cartography and data assessment training scheme

UKHO and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore announce marine cartography and data assessment training scheme
Bursary recipients from South East Asia, Australasia, Hong Kong and Pacific Island Community to attend five-week course in producing navigational charts April 18, 2016 – The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) have announced a new bursary...
April 18th, 2016 | Associations, Education and Training, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Singapore Shipping Association appreciative of concessions in port dues for bulk carriers

Singapore Shipping Association appreciative of concessions in port dues for bulk carriers
Esben Poulsson The Singapore Shipping Association has welcomed the recent announcement by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to grant a 10% concession in port dues for bulk carriers visiting its port. From 15th April 2016, for a one year period, bulkers loading or unloading cargo with...
April 5th, 2016 | Associations, Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Ports & Terminals, Taxation | Read More

SSA Council outlines its work priorities for 2015/17

SSA Council outlines its work priorities for 2015/17
Esben Poulsson Playing an active role and making meaningful contributions to the workings and development of the Tripartite Maritime Manpower Taskforce initiatives for both seafaring and shore-based jobs will be one of the major priorities for the new Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) Council, its...
August 19th, 2015 | Associations, HR, News, Shipping Centers | Read More