Thursday, 28th June 2018

Maritime global security

The International Group, in partnership with shipping industry associations, have launched three new counter-piracy guidance and related maritime security publications for shipping companies, company security officers, ships’ masters and seafarers. The release of this new guidance should help companies and mariners to risk assess voyages and mitigate external threats to their safety.


Global Counter Piracy Guidance for Companies, Masters and Seafarers is a new publication containing guidance on piracy and armed robbery that can be used by mariners around the world.

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BMP5: Best Management Practices to Deter Piracy and Enhance Maritime Safety in the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea.

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Edition III of the Guidelines for Owners, Operators and Masters for protection against piracy and armed robbery in the Gulf of Guinea region.

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A new industry-sponsored website dedicated to providing additional maritime security information can be accessed by visiting:

https://www.maritimeglobalsecurity.org

13 Nov 2018

New International Group Chairman

The Annual General Meeting of the International Group Managers held in London today confirmed the appointment of Paul Jennings as the new International Group Chairman in succession to Hugo Wynn Williams who completed his three-year term of service and stood down at the meeting.
01 Nov 2018

IOPC Funds meetings - International Group attendance

The International Group, as represented by David Baker, attended and took a lead industry role in the discussions at the meetings of the IOPC Funds that were held in London on 29 October – 1 November 2018.