Posts Tagged ‘Peter Hinchliffe’

Maritime piracy programme moves to ISWAN

Maritime piracy programme moves to ISWAN
Peter Hinchliffe The boards of the International Seafarers Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) and the Maritime Piracy Humanitarian Response Programme (MPHRP) are pleased to announce the moving of the activities of the MPHRP into ISWAN. A transfer agreement was signed by both parties on 3 August 2015....
August 4th, 2015 | Charity, Company Profiles, HR, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

ICS welcomes progress on maritime environment issues at MEPC

ICS welcomes progress on maritime environment issues at MEPC
Peter Hinchliffe The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has welcomed the progress made, in London last week, by the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) on several important environmental issues. Progress on Ballast Water Implementation Problems (partially undermined by United States) The...
May 18th, 2015 | Associations, Environment, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

ICS updates flag state performance table

ICS updates flag state performance table
Peter Hinchliffe The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published its annual Shipping Industry Flag State Performance Table which can be downloaded free of charge via the ICS website. See www.ics-shipping.org/docs/flag-state-performance-table ICS Secretary General, Peter Hinchliffe remarked...
February 11th, 2015 | Flags | Read More

Shipping industry calls on governments to adress migrants at sea crisis

Shipping industry calls on governments to adress migrants at sea crisis
  Peter Hinchliffe Speaking at a high level Dialogue on Protection at Sea, hosted by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has called on governments to address the growing refugee and migrant crisis in the Mediterranean. ICS...
December 12th, 2014 | Associations, IMO, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More

ICS publishes new chemical tanker safety guide

ICS publishes new chemical tanker safety guide
Peter Hinchliffe A fully updated edition of the definitive industry guidance on the safe operation of chemical tankers has just been published by the shipping industry’s global trade association, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS). The new edition of the ICS Tanker Safety Guide (Chemicals)...
December 8th, 2014 | Associations, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping, Safety and Security | Read More

EU regulation on CO2 reporting by ships may complicate global agreement, says ICS

EU regulation on CO2 reporting by ships may complicate global agreement, says ICS
Peter Hinchliffe The global trade association for shipowners – the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) – is disappointed and concerned that the European Union is about to pre-empt negotiations taking place at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on the collection of data on CO2 emissions...
November 27th, 2014 | Emissions, Environment, European Union, IMO, Organisations, Politics and Government, Regulatory | Read More

ICS welcomes dramatic IMO progress on ballast water issues

ICS welcomes dramatic IMO progress on ballast water issues
Peter Hinchliffe Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) this week have made real progress towards agreeing solutions to major issues that have previously impeded ratification of the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention, says...
October 17th, 2014 | IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

“Global shipping’s emissions 20% lower”, ICS explains to United Nations Climate Summit

“Global shipping’s emissions 20% lower”, ICS explains to United Nations Climate Summit
Peter Hinchliffe New York – The total Green House Gas emissions from global maritime transport are estimated to have been over 20% lower in 2012 than in 2007, according to the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the global shipping industry’s trade association. The global shipping industry,...
September 23rd, 2014 | Environment, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

ICS explains shipping industry commitment to reduce CO2 emmisions, at Tyndall Centre event in Liverpool

ICS explains shipping industry commitment to reduce CO2 emmisions, at Tyndall Centre event in Liverpool
Call for Shipping Industry to Anticipate Climate Change Impacts At a major conference today (18 June) in Liverpool, United Kingdom, hosted by the renowned Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Peter Hinchliffe, Secretary General of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), gave the keynote speech...
June 18th, 2014 | Associations, Environment, IMO, International Chamber of Shipping, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Nigel Draffin’s NEW Book

Nigel Draffin’s NEW Book
Shipping: “An Introduction to the Technical, Operational and Commercial Aspects” By Nigel Draffin. is yet another excellent book to have… Viewers can have a glimpse of this superb book in the following summary: “Shipping: An Introduction to the Technical, Operational and Commercial...
May 16th, 2014 | Books, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More