Dossier: Maritime Regulation

New Study: Scrubber Wash Water Has Negligible Environmental Impact

June 17, 2019

A new independent CE Delft study is to fill important gaps in the scientific record of exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS, or “scrubbers”).


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Industry First Fire Prevention Notation for RCL Cruise Ship

June 6, 2019

Cruise operator RCL, technology group Wärtsilä, and classification society DNV GL have worked together to prevent engine room fires.


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DNV GL: Safety in Shipping More Vital Than Ever

June 5, 2019

Shipping losses have declined over the last decade.


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Neglecting LOTO Procedures Results in Crew Member Injury

June 4, 2019

If body parts are to be close to machinery that can potentially move during any maintenance or repair task, lock out-tag out procedures sho


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ICS Publishes New Edition of Guidelines on MLC Convention

June 4, 2019

To stay up-to-date on changing regulations, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has launched a third edition of its Guidelines on t


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