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Home » News » Regulation, Legislation & Legal News - Q3 2012

Regulation, Legislation & Legal News - Q3 2012

Sustainable 'pure thinking' solutions
21 Sep 2012 22:17 GMT
Sustainable solutions are designed to help ship owners comply with current and pending environmental regulations.

North American ECA FAQs
21 Sep 2012 14:31 GMT
Frequently asked questions on the North American Emissions Control Area.

Eco-groups welcome EU sulphur vote
11 Sep 2012 21:31 GMT
Green groups welcome the adoption of the new law to cut the sulphur limit on marine fuels to 0.5% by 2020.

EU adopts 2020 sulphur limit legislation
11 Sep 2012 16:14 GMT
New rules will bring European legislation in line with limits agreed by the International Maritime Organization.

EPA approves marine gas engine
06 Sep 2012 09:02 GMT
Marine gas engine is approved for sale in the United States market.

BP Marine to stage lubes workshop
30 Aug 2012 18:48 GMT
Workshop on lubrication requirements to be held in London next month.

New certification framework for CO2 storage
29 Aug 2012 11:41 GMT
Framework aims to fill a gap by providing a common international method for CO2 storage site selection, risk assessment, monitoring and verification.

Australia to join EU emissions trading scheme
28 Aug 2012 16:33 GMT

WFS reaches fuel supply agreement with Sanko Line
23 Aug 2012 15:12 GMT
WFS agrees not to arrest any vessel operated by Sanko Line and to resume supplying fuels, says trustee.

US court dismisses ethanol fuel challenge
22 Aug 2012 15:24 GMT
Association expresses disappointment at court's E15 fuel decision.

Sulphur regulation will prove costly, say experts
21 Aug 2012 15:18 GMT
The investments required by shipping firms and refineries are 'burdens' they can ill afford, say analysts.

Marco Polo Seatrade exits Chapter 11
14 Aug 2012 17:23 GMT
Reorganisation plan is approved by the New York bankruptcy court overseeing the Chapter 11 case.

Hapag-Lloyd to implement ECA fuel surcharge
14 Aug 2012 10:11 GMT
Low sulphur fuel surcharge will apply to trade from Latin America to North America.

Zim to introduce low sulphur fuel surcharge
13 Aug 2011 19:34 GMT
Surcharge to be implemented as a result of higher fuel costs following the introduction of the North American ECA.

Sekimizu to reiterate IMO’s commitment to sustainable development
10 Aug 2012 09:03 GMT
IMO Secretary-General to particiapte in panel discussion on sustainable maritime activities.

US Senator praises LNG ship conversion agreement
09 Aug 2012 09:41 GMT
TOTE's Alaska-bound ships will be converted to run on liquefied natural gas.

ECA zone calculator launched
03 Aug 2012 09:43 GMT
Onboard software integrates ECA zone information and calculation tools to evaluate the most cost effective voyage track.

Shipping told to 'get ready' for fuel surcharge increases
30 Jul 2012 12:47 GMT
Shipping community is advised to prepare itself for tariff increases as a result of the upcoming 1% sulphur requirement in North America.

ICS presses for early IMO study into LSFO availability
23 Jul 2012 14:45 GMT
Low sulphur switch will have billion dollar implications, says ICS.

Alaska files lawsuit over low sulphur fuel standards
16 Jul 2012 08:21 GMT
US state aims to prevent new regulations regarding the use of low sulphur fuel from being enforced.

Sulphur directive could push freight costs up by 25%
16 Jul 2012 07:17 GMT
Association voices its concern regarding the recent EU agreement on the sulphur content of marine fuels.

World Fuel Services in ship arrest incident
11 Jul 2012 14:33 GMT
Sanko Line vessel is reported to have been released after having been arrested in Texas last week.

US fuel regulation advisory issued
04 Jul 2012 06:07 GMT
Notice issued to ship operators ahead of the upcoming changes in sulphur requirements from next month.

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