Oct 30

Bulletin 1066 – 10/15 – Low Sulphur Fuel Notification, California – USA

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Friday 30th October 2015 The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has recently published guidance for vessel operators, utilizing the research exemption to use fuel at or below 0.1% sulphur that does not meet specifications for distillate fuel grades in the California Ocean-Going Vessel Fuel Rule. While CARB regulations require the use of marine distillates, 0.1%…

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Oct 23

Bulletin 1065 – 10/15 – Charges for vessels sailing through Zambales waters – Philippines

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Friday 23rd October 2015 The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has recently issues a circular with an update on the charges, imposed on ships, passing the coast of Zambales province in Philippines. It is expected that the Province of Zambales will withdraw its previous resolution and cancel any and all outstanding invoices issued, relating to…

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Oct 23

Bulletin 1064 – 10/15 – Stowaways in Rudder Trunk – West Africa

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Friday 23rd October 2015 The Association has recently seen several incidents in West Africa concerning stowaways boarding/attempting to board a vessel via the rudder trunk. In one instance, seven stowaways attempted to board the vessel after having approached by speedboat. The Master and crew spotted the boat and managed to take preventative action…

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Oct 8

Bulletin 1063 – 10/15 – Customs Fines, Update – Argentina

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Thursday 8th October 2015 Further to our various bulletins dealing with Customs problems in Argentina, we have received the following update from our local correspondents. In the past, we have issued various circulars highlighting the problems with Customs related to the Store List declarations and the importance of including bunkers, lubricants, paints, chemicals,…

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Oct 2

Bulletin 1062 – 10/15 – Colour Specifications of DDGS cargo – China

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Friday 2nd October 2015 The Association has recently been dealing with a claim involving DDGS (Distillers Dried Grains and Solubles) cargo. DDGS is a high volume animal feed by-product produced predominantly from the ethanol industry. Provided the moisture content and oil is within a specific range, DDGS is not a hazard according to…

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Oct 2

(Español) Presentamos la nueva web de Atlantic Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers

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Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish.

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