Friday, 1st December 2017

Australian Government (AMSA) Salvage and Wreck Workshop 28-29 November 2017

The Group was invited by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) to participate and present at its two-day Salvage and Wreck workshop held at the National Maritime Museum in Sydney on 28 and 29 November 2017.

Group Executive Officer Andrew Bardot and Sam Kendall Marsden (Standard Club), a member of the IG Large Casualty Working Group, delivered presentations on the Group outreach programme and the role of the SCR and participated on various panel sessions including shipowners’ limitation of liability, maritime casualty management and the role of insurers in decision-making during maritime incidents.

The interactive workshop was well attended by a broad range of Australian and overseas participants, including AMSA representatives, Australian state Maritime authority and port representatives, Salvors, legal and commercial correspondents, shipowners/operators and exporters.

07 Dec 2018

BIMCO issues updated Guidelines on Cyber Security Onboard Ships (Version 3)

BIMCO has published the latest version of its Cyber Security Guidelines
26 Nov 2018

Re-imposition of US nuclear-related sanctions

The U.S. has now re-imposed sanctions on Iran that had been lifted or waived under the JCPOA with the second and final wind down period coming to an end on 4th November 2018.