Tuesday, 14th May 2019

IGP&I attend the BIMCO Documentary Committee

Andrew Bardot and Nick Shaw attended the BIMCO Documentary Committee meeting held on 14 May in Athens. The Group has observer status on the Documentary Committee, and attends the bi-annual committee meetings.

In addition to the Group participation, representatives from the West of England, UK Club, Steamship, Standard, Swedish, North of England, Gard, London and the Britannia clubs also attended the Athens meetings.

Current work streams in the Documentary Committee include the development of a dismantling, removal and marine services agreement (DISMANTLECON) which has been substantially completed and is fast tracked for adoption in the coming months, together with a new clause covering Cyber Security which will also be imminently approved and adopted, and the updating of the BIMCO Sanctions clauses.

There is also a major project in hand to revise the GENCON 1994 voyage charter party form which is well advanced and is targeted for completion within 2019.

01 Nov 2019

IOPC Funds’ meetings at the IMO - International Group attendance

The International Group attended and took the lead industry role in the discussions at the meetings of the IOPC Funds that were held in London at the IMO HQ on 28 October – 31 October 2019.
29 Oct 2019

International Group now releases the highly successful P&IQ Qualification to all

First launched in 2010, the International Group’s P&I Qualification (P&IQ) programme has been hugely successful, with over 2,000 examinations taken and over 50 candidates gaining the full Qualification.