IBIA at MEPC 79: Preview

New ECA and BDN requirements, discussions on GHG, biofuels, black carbon and EGCS are on the agenda … Read more…

Off-specs and bunker licensing discussed at IMO

IBIA voiced support for licensing of bunker suppliers, but urged caution about how to interpret ‘o… Read more…

Bunkering guidance not included in IMO interim guidelines for LPG

Draft Interim Guidelines for the Safety of Ships Using LPG Fuels that were finalised at a recent IMO… Read more…

IMO discusses holistic approach to safety and decarbonisation

Safety provisions must be developed at the needed pace to support the achievement of the IMO’s goa… Read more…

LPG, hydrogen, ammonia: Progress on IMO safety provisions for alternative fuels

First came IMO regulations for the safety of ships using LNG with the IGF Code. Next came IMO interi… Read more…

IBIA explainer: IMO’s new flashpoint documentation requirement

Suppliers will be required to include Information about flashpoint of fuel oil on the BDN under draf… Read more…

IBIA speaks in favour of Mediterranean ECA at MEPC 78

Member States expressed some concerns at IMO last week about a proposal to designate the Mediterrane… Read more…

IBIA comments on IMO’s GHG strategy to MEPC 78  

There are strong signals that the revision of the IMO’s Initial Strategy on the reduction of GHG e… Read more…

IBIA supports development of IMO Guidance to address maritime corruption

IBIA is one of several co-sponsors of submissions to the IMO’s Facilitation Committee (FAL) aimed … Read more…