ZIM Introduces myZIM Personal Notifications

ZIM announced today the launch of its New Personal Notifications featureon myZIM Personal Area. This new myZIM feature enables each user, within each and every ZIM customer, toreceive customized notifications and alerts related to their cargo, via email or SMS, according to their own needs and preferences. The myZIM Personal Notifications featurewas created under the new „Powered by Our Customers“ methodology, which was recently embedded …

Maritime Safety Committee – oil fuel safety outcome

Adoption of amendments Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships – Interim guidelines for MASS trials approved Goal-based standards – revised Generic guidelines for developing IMO goal based standards approved  Safety of ships in polar watersRecommended interim measures to enhance the safety of ships relating to the use of oil fuel adoptedPiracy and armed robbery against …

2018 Performance lists Paris MoU

At its 52nd meeting last month, the Paris MoU Committee approved the 2018 inspection results and adopted new performance lists for flags and Recognized Organizations (ROs). These lists will take effect from 1 July 2019.   The “White, Grey and Black (WGB) List” presents the full spectrum, from quality flags …

ITF and JNG respond to potential attacks on two tankers

Joint press release from the International Transport Workers’ Federation and the Joint Negotiating Group. Two marine tankers, the Marshall Islands-flagged Front Altair and the Panamanian-flagged Kokuka Courageous, were left abandoned and adrift after what appear to be attacks on the vessels while transiting the Gulf of Oman. “Luckily the 44 seafarers were rescued, …