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Low Sulphur 0.1% – EU Directive

Due to operational problems and safety issues that can incur by the use of distilled fuel oil, the EU Commission has adopted a Recommendation on the safe implementation of the use of Low Sulphur Fuels by ships at berth in…

Emergency Towing Booklet

Emergency Towing Procedure According to Resolution MSC.256 (84), as amended to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, all ships above 500 GT shall be provided with a ship-specific Emergency Towing Booklet. Such a procedure shall be carried…

STS Operation Plan

As adopted by the resolution MEPC.186(59), a  new chapter 8 to the MARPOL Annex I is introduced and Regulations 40,41 and 42 included,  state that all oil tankers of 150 Gross Tonnage and above engaged in the transfer of oil…