COVID-19: The human element

Measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 has caused distressing problems for seafarers as crew cha… Read more…

How to avoid IMO 2020 fuel problems

The implementation of the 0.50% sulphur limit has gone smoother than many had anticipated, but stake… Read more…

5-year anniversary for methanol-fuelled ferry as IMO guidelines are ready for approval

Stena Germanica, the first ship in the world to run on methanol as a marine fuel, has recorded five … Read more…

‘Pragmatic approach’ by port State inspection authorities during COVID-19 pandemic

Port State control (PSC) regimes have advised that inspection practices have been adjusted in respon… Read more…

IMO page for COVID-19 advice

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has set up a public page containing a whole host of ad… Read more…

IBIA statement on EGCS discussion at IMO’s PPR meeting: avoid confirmation bias

IBIA made a statement during the February session of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Pollution Preventi… Read more…