Industry News

07Jul 2020

The day after, 9 July, the United Kingdom will host a virtual ministerial summit to address the COVID-19 impact on crew changes. By sounding the horns of the global fleet the day before, it is hoped that we – as a community – can generate further awareness of this crisis. Therefore it is suggested that shipowners let their ships know to sound their horns – if in port – on 8 July at 12.00 noon to help the industry get heard.

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30Jun 2020

Safety is critical to the tanker industry. The International Safety Guide for Oil Tankers and Terminals, or ISGOTT as it is now widely known, has become the standard reference work on the safe operation of oil tankers and the terminals they serve. To remain so, the Guide must keep abreast of changes in vessel design and operating practice and reflect the latest technology and legislation.

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24Jun 2020

This guide has been produced to help shipowners prepare their ships for lay-up and maintain them in a safe and cost-effective condition when they are out of service.

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24Jun 2020

The 2020 Day of the Seafarer campaign pays tribute to seafarers, acknowledging their sacrifice and the issues they face. Many seafarers have been away from home for months and are unsure when they will be able to return home due to travel restrictions.

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