Worldwide there are approximately 3,000 merchant ports and the work of the Harbour Master can vary widely from country to country and from port to port even within the same country.
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CrewConnect Europe is stepping out of the bounds of the traditional manning and training events and will gather over 150 crewing industry professionals to tackle some of the most forward-looking themes, turning to operators, researchers, regulators and analysts to discuss:
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On behalf of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and PIANC, the 34th PIANC World Congress will take place from May 7 to 12, 2018 in Panama City, Panama.
About the Congress
The PIANC World Congress will present and discuss topics relevant to the waterborne transport and infrastructure sector. Topics will include inland navigation, dredging, logistics & infrastructure, ports and marinas.
For more information on the congress – www.pianc2018.com
Congress Main Topics
24h IMPA Congress
Hosted by the The Sénégal Maritime Pilots’ Association.
Further information about the Congress, will shortly be available on the official Congress website at www.impa2018.com
Cyber threats could destroy a business, and maritime is no exception. Lloyd’s Maritime presents Cyber Security Seminar – a two day training course designed to help the maritime industry understand the risks & threats, address weaknesses and implement fail-safe solutions against cyber security challenges: click here
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The Moroccan Port Officers' Association (ACOPM), which includes all the Harbour Masters and Port Officers of Morocco, has objectives to promote the profession of Port Officer and participate in the development of Moroccan ports by being a force for proposals and synergies between the different port stakeholders.
In addition to other activities, every two years the ACOPM organizes its important event "National Harbour Master Office Day " (JONACA) in partnership with Moroccan Port Authorities.
24-26TH JANUARY 2018 | 7.00PM | APPLEGREENS CENTRE
According to Captain Dieter Wulf, the Hamburg Pilots’ Choir will perform their Annual concert in St Ansgar’s Church / Kleiner Michel in Michaelisstrasse 5 Hamburg (S-Bahnhof Stadhausbrucke) on Friday 25 October 2019 at 1900.
It is understood that tickets cost €12,00
Further details may be found at: www.hamburger-lotsenchor.de
The event’s poster is provided by the nearby pdf here.
A number of shipping, refining, fuel supply and standards organisations have worked together to produce Joint Industry Guidance on the supply and use of 0.50% sulphur marine fuel. These organisations are listed below at ⸸.
The document was released on behalf of the Oil Companies’ International Marine Forum (OCIMF) on 20 August, is available at no charge and can be found here on the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) website:
This publication has been developed by experts from across shipping, refining, supply and testing of marine fuels.
It is understood that the publication is designed to provide guidance for stakeholders across the marine fuels and shipping industries, from fuel blenders and suppliers to end users.
Here are presented (a) the specific safety and operational issues relating to the supply and use of max. 0.50%-sulphur fuels, (b) an overview of fuel quality principles, and (c) the controls that should be put in place to ensure that safety issues are identified, prevented and/or mitigated.
The document addresses issues such as fuel compatibility, fuel stability, and fuel handling and storage, and contains a comprehensive review of existing operational factors that can affect safety.
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