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…

Boost for biofuels as IMO removes regulatory hurdle

Interest in biofuels is growing due to its environmental benefits and potential GHG savings, but the… 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…

IMO hears proposal to change HFO definition

The IMO has begun discissions about a proposal to amend the legal definition of ‘HFO’ to include… 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…

Work continues on IMO GHG life-cycle guidelines

IBIA believes full Well-to-Wake lifecycle emissions should be taken into account to ensure the IMO… Read more…

IMO approves guidelines for scrubber discharge risk and impact assessment

Justification for restrictions on discharge water from exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) continues… Read more…