Marine insurers and classification societies serve and support the marine shipping industry, in connected yet different ways, in approaching the problems of potential risk of ships operating in the Arctic. They have different roles and proceed in different vectors, but with their paths crossing at several points.
19 OCT 2017
16 OCT 2017
Detailed explanation of dynamic separation in Group A bauxite cargoes.
12 OCT 2017
CINS and the International Group of P&I Clubs launch guidelines covering the carriage of charcoal and carbon in containers.
03 OCT 2017
IMO circular introduces a new draft test procedure for determining TML for bauxite and draft individual schedules for Group A bauxite fines and Group C bauxite.
Jiangsu MSA imposes stricter safety requirements for ships entering the Yangtze River and ship movements in the Yangtze estuary during the period 12 to 26 October 2017.
26 SEP 2017
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Extreme weather can have an impact on many aspects of the contracts of carriage entered into by shipowners and operators; from deviation, load and discharge port issues, to cargo damage and frustration of the contract.