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1 Nov 2013
Web Alert: EU bans breaking of ships on beaches
The EU Parliament voted in favour of the new EU ship recycling regulation
Standard Bulletin, Offshore Special Edition, November 2013
Welcome to the eighth Offshore Special Edition of the Standard Bulletin
28 Oct 2013
Web Alert: Standard Club to host seminar on the Maritime Labour Convention in Istanbul
The Standard Club will address an audience of over 120 Turkish shipowner representatives and brokers on the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) at a seminar at the Turkish Chamber of Shipping.
25 Oct 2013
Standard Bulletin: Washington DC board meeting, October 2013
Please read attached bulletin
22 Oct 2013
Standard Club Circular: Financial position, open policy years and renewal 2014, 22 October 2013
Please read attached circulars
18 Oct 2013
Standard Club Circular: US Vessel Response Plans, Salvage and Marine Firefighting Requirements, 18 October 2013
Please read attached circulars
17 Oct 2013
Web Alert: Brazil launches SISTRAM - Marine Traffic Information System
Please find attached circular on a newly launched Marine Traffic Information System for Brazilian waters
Web Alert: Personal Injury Judicial College Guidelines 12th Edition published
The 12th edition of the Judicial College Guidelines for the assessment of general damages in personal injury cases (in England and Wales) has been published.
8 Oct 2013
Web Alert: Discharge of Edible Oil in Chittagong, Bangladesh
The total volume of edible oil imported into Bangladesh was estimated to be 1.84 billion metric tons during 2012.
3 Oct 2013
Standard Club Circular, US Non-Tank Vessels Response Plans, 3 October 2013
Please see attached circulars
1 Oct 2013
Standard Bulletin, September 2013
The latest edition of the Standard Bulletin
25 Sep 2013
Web Alert: Bribery Laws in Singapore – are you compliant?
For companies operating in Singapore
23 Sep 2013
Web alert: New Standard Club website
We are pleased to present the new standard-club.com website.
Web Alert: Phytosanitary Requirements to prevent the entry of Asian Gypsy Moth
The Chilean Agricultural & Livestock Service has issued Phytosanitary Requirements for Vessels
17 Sep 2013
Web Alert: Shallow water berths and draft discharge surveys at Mombasa, Kenya
The owners of the vessels that call at Mombasa, Kenya to discharge cargo, should be aware of the shallow water berths in the area, before fixing the terms of the charter party for such voyage.
3 Sep 2013
Web Alert: Passing costs down a charter party
The Commercial Court, on appeal from an arbitration award, held that where there was a claim being passed down through a chain of charterparties
Web Alert: International Group of P&I clubs updates piracy FAQs
The club has participated in drafting updated FAQs to keep members informed in relation to current piracy issues
30 Aug 2013
Web Alert: IMO issues circular letter highlighting Interim Guidelines for protection against piracy in the Gulf of Guinea
On 15 August 2013 the International Maritime Organization issued circular letter No. 3394 highlighting the Interim Guidelines for Owners, Operators and Masters for protection against piracy
23 Aug 2013
Web alert: Paperless trading (electronic bills of lading)
We have received a number of enquiries from members regarding the use of electronic bills of lading and the implication with regard to club cover
21 Aug 2013
Web alert: Update on the safety of Egyptian ports & the Suez Canal
The Suez Canal and the Canal cities continue to be safeguarded by the police and the Egyptian armed forces.