Posts Tagged ‘Tokyo MOU’

Concentrated Inspection Campaign on Emergency Systems and Procedures starts on 1 September 2019

Concentrated Inspection Campaign on Emergency Systems and Procedures starts on 1 September 2019
Carien Droppers, Deputy Secretary General Paris MOU Concentrated Inspection Campaign on Emergency Systems and Procedures starts on 1 September 2019 LAUNCH OF JOINT CONCENTRATED INSPECTION CAMPAIGN ON EMERGENCY SYSTEMS AND PROCEDURES The Member Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding...
July 26th, 2019 | Associations, Safety and Security | Read More

Early Warning on Global 2020 Sulphur Cap compliance

Early Warning on Global 2020 Sulphur Cap compliance
Luc Smulders The Maritime Authorities of the Paris and the Tokyo Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will start issuing a letter of warning from 1 January 2019 on the sulphur content of marine fuels during inspections in order to increase awareness of and to encourage timely compliance...
December 21st, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, News | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on MARPOL Annex VI

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on MARPOL Annex VI
Richard Schiferli The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on MARPOL Annex VI. The main objectives of this CIC are to: establish the level of compliance with the requirements...
August 1st, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

Final results of CIC on Safety of Navigation published

Final results of CIC on Safety of Navigation published
Richard Schiferli Today the final results of the Concentrated Inspection Campaign on Safety of Navigation (including ECDIS) have been published. The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (Paris MoU) on Port State Control (PSC) carried out a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Safety of Navigation including...
July 31st, 2018 | Health and Safety, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Publication 2017 Annual Report from Paris MoU on Port State Control

Publication 2017 Annual Report from Paris MoU on Port State Control
Richard Schiferli “Safeguarding Responsible and Sustainable Shipping” Refusal of access (banning) has been used 65 times since 2015. This year again shows a large increase from 20 bans in 2016 to 33 bans in 2017. The detention percentage has stabilised to 3.82% (from 3.84%). The number of detainable...
July 3rd, 2018 | Health and Safety, News, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Paris MoU agrees to focus on prevention of Air Pollution from ships

Paris MoU agrees to focus on prevention of Air Pollution from ships
Richard Schiferli The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 51st Committee meeting in Cascais, Portugal, from the 7-11 May 2018, chaired by Mr. Brian Hogan. Anticipating the new maximum limits for sulphur in ships fuel oil, entering into force on 1 January 2020,...
May 14th, 2018 | Associations, Safety and Security | Read More

Demonstrated compliance in CIC on Safety of Navigation

Demonstrated compliance in CIC on Safety of Navigation
Richard Schiferli Port State Control Officers in the Paris MoU region and the Tokyo MoU performed a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Safety of Navigation, including ECDIS, 2017 in the period from 1 September to 30 November 2017. The aim of the CIC was to verify that the minimum standards...
February 19th, 2018 | Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Get September’s Navigation Safety Inspection campaign on your radar, says GNS

Get September’s Navigation Safety Inspection campaign on your radar, says GNS
Operational bridge teams should prepare to demonstrate compliance and competence across a range of navigational disciplines London, 10 August 2017. Global Navigation Solutions (GNS), the maritime services group, is supporting seafarers during the upcoming Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Navigation...
August 10th, 2017 | Associations, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Concentrated Inspection Campaign – Safety of Navigation

Concentrated Inspection Campaign – Safety of Navigation
… CIC on Safety of Navigation including ECDIS The Paris MoU and Tokyo MoU have announced a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) focusing on the Safety of Navigation including ECDIS. The CIC aims at checking the compliance with Safety of Navigation, including Electronic Chart Display Information...
August 7th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on safety of navigation (SOLAS CH.V)

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on safety of navigation (SOLAS CH.V)
Richard Schiferli The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on SAFETY OF NAVIGATION. The aim of the CIC is to check compliance with the applicable requirements of the SOLAS Convention,...
July 31st, 2017 | Health and Safety, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – LAUNCH OF JOINT CONCENTRATED INSPECTION CAMPAIGN Launch of joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign COUNTRY: Worldwide The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control has launched a joint Concentrated...
September 1st, 2015 | Associations, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Zero excess sees IRS move closer to Tokyo MOU’s high performers

Zero excess sees IRS move closer to Tokyo MOU’s high performers
The Tokyo Memorandum of Understanding has positioned the International Register of Shipping (IRS) closer to the higher ranking achievers on its performance list, following the classification society’s success during the 2012-2014 period. IRS achieved a zero excess factor, placing the society just seven...
May 29th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, Safety and Security | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on STCW hours of rest

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on STCW hours of rest
Richard Schiferli The Maritime Authorities of the Paris and the Tokyo Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) with the purpose to establish that watchkeeping personnel are meeting the requirements regarding hours of rest as...
July 29th, 2014 | Associations, HR, News, Pollution, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – Concentrated Inspection Campaign * Germany, Kiel Canal – Strike expected at Canal locks * India, Kakinada – Port strike called * Australia, Newcastle – Revision to Vesel Arrival...
August 5th, 2013 | Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on propulsion and auxiliary machinery

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on propulsion and auxiliary machinery
Richard Schiferli 29 July 2013 – The Maritime Authorities of the Paris and the Tokyo Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) with the purpose to ensure compliance with SOLAS Chapter II-1. The scope of the CIC is the safety...
July 29th, 2013 | News, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Paris MOU ready for Maritime Labour Convention

Paris MOU ready for Maritime Labour Convention
Richard Schiferli The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 46th Committee meeting in Valletta, Malta, from 20 – 24 May 2013. The meeting was attended by members, the European Commission, EMSA, Montenegro,  observers from the ILO, US Coast Guard, Black...
May 28th, 2013 | News, Safety and Security | Read More

New gas detector from Martek provides onboard, tamperproof calibration

New gas detector from Martek provides onboard, tamperproof calibration
Martek’s Marine 4 Portable Gas Detector Maritime safety equipment innovator, Martek Marine, has released a MED-certified portable gas detector that can be easily and safely recalibrated onboard, providing tamperproof certification to meet the many regulations governing detector calibration. The...
April 16th, 2013 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More