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23 Jun 2015
Web alert: Regulations of The People's Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships
Members are informed that the PRC Ministry of Transport recently published revised Regulations of the People’s Republic of China on Emergency Prevention and Handling of Marine Pollution Caused by Vessels (revised Regulations), which became effective on 12 May 2015.
12 May 2015
Web alert: China SPRO Update - Qianhe
The club is aware that certain investigations are taking place into Qianhe, one of the largest ship pollution response organizations (SPROs) in China. The investigation is being led by the customs authority in China.
22 Apr 2015
Web alert: changes to the approval system of Ship Pollution Response Operators (SPROs) in People’s Republic of China
On 18 March 2015, the Ministry of Transport of People’s Republic of China issued a formal notice announcing its intention to cancel Qualification Assessment and Certification of Ship Pollution Response Operators
18 Dec 2014
Update to: 21 December 2012, Standard Club Circular, Regulations of the PRC on the Prevention & Control of Marine Pollution from ships
Please read attached circular
24 Jan 2012
Web Alert: Regulations of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships: Update 24 January 2012
Members will be aware from the club circulars dated 8 and 24 December that the above regulations came into force on 1 January 2012.
5 Jan 2012
Web Alert: Regulations of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships: Update
Further to the recent club circulars dated 8 and 24 December 2011 the above regulations came into force on 1 January 2012.
Webinar: Standard Club Seafarer Wellbeing Series: A discussion with Stella Maris and Capt. Artur Olbromski - What is the new normal?30 September, 2020
The third webinar in the Standard Club seafarer wellbeing series was hosted by Captain Yves Vandenborn, Director of Loss Prevention and James Bean, Managing Director at Standard Club, alongside Ian Stokes, Head of Corporate Engagement at Stella Maris, Deacon Peter Barrigan, Port Chaplain for Port of Tees, Hartlepool and Seaham, and Capt. Artur Olbromski, very experienced LPG Master.
Speaking: 2020 SAFETY4SEA Athens Forum7 October, 2020
Capt. Yves Vandenborn, Director of Loss Prevention, will be speaking at the 2020 SAFETY4SEA Athens Forum on behalf of Standard Club.