Dec 30

Bulletin 1073 – 12/15 – Update, Fender & Berth Damage Claims, El-Dekheila – Egypt

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Wednesday 30th December 2015 Further to our Bulletin 1043 the Association has been recently advised that the problems with fender & berth damage claims in Egypt still exist. The Association are still seeing Fender damage claims at the port of El-Dekheila. The Association would like to remind Members of the advice set out…

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Dec 18

Bulletin 1072 – 12/15 – Discharging Bulk Grain and Ore Cargoes in Guangdong Province (mainly Nansha, Guangzhou, Dongguan, Shenzhen, Yangjiang, Zhanjiang) – China

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Friday 18th December 2015 According to the Club’s correspondents based in China, there has been a noticeable increase in the shortage claims at ports in the Guangdong Province. Local Receivers have been adopting an aggressive stance towards Carriers once a cargo shortage exceeding 0.5% is discovered by China Inspection and Quarantine services or…

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Dec 15

Bulletin 1071 – 12/15 – Security Issues in the port of Nouadhibou – Mauritania

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Tuesday 15th December 2015 The Association has been advised of a recent robbery incident at Nouadhibou, Mauritania. A gang of men armed with knives boarded a Member’s ship during loading operations and threatened the crew. The gang also broke into the ship’s stores and machinery spaces and stole various supplies. Despite numerous appeals…

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Dec 11

Bulletin 1070 – 12/15 – New Emission Control Areas – China

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Friday 11th December 2015 The Ministry of Transports of P.R. China have issued a new regulation, setting up three new Emission Control Areas (ECA) in Pearl River delta, Yangtze River delta and Bohai-rim waters. A summary of the new regulations can be found here. Also attached is the latest circular from our local…

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Dec 11

(Español) Boletín 1070 – 12/15 – Problemas de Seguridad en el puerto de Nouadhibou – Mauritania

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Dec 4

Bulletin 1069 – 12/15 – STS Transhipment at Kavkaz port – Russia

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Friday 4th December 2015 The Association has recently been advised of the risk of mooring accidents during Ship-to-Ship (STS) transhipments at Kavkaz port, Russia. We have received the following information. QUOTE The below information and recommendations are based on our observations during mooring operations involving river vessels, sea going vessels and floating cranes…

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