Security

Filter news
Clear Filters
Clear all type filters

May 2017

Crewless ships, cyber security and ballast water issues top agenda for Marine Committee

A broad range of “hot” industry issues kept BIMCO’s Marine Committee busy at its recent meeting at BIMCO House.

Mr Giles Noakes, Head of Maritime Security at BIMCO

It is with great sadness that BIMCO announces the unexpected death of its Head of Maritime Security, Mr Giles Noakes on Wednesday 10 May.

Latest issue of BIMCO’s digital Bulletin now online

The latest BIMCO digital Bulletin is now ready for you to read and enjoy.

Cyber security is everybody’s responsibility: new poster for ships launched in Singapore

BIMCO, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) launched a new cyber security awareness poster at Singapore Maritime Week 2017.

IMO’s Legal Committee encourages ratification of 2010 HNS Protocol

At last week’s meeting of the Legal Committee of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), states repeated their support for the international liability and compensation regime for damage in connection with the carriage of hazardous and noxious substances by sea. 

April 2017

BIMCO welcomes first peek through the Maritime Single Window

From 2019 new mandatory requirements on electronic exchange of information will require public authorities to establish systems to assist ship clearance processes.

March 2017

Special Report on Abducting of Crew from Ships in the Sulu-Celebes Sea and Waters off Eastern Sabah

ReCAAP has produced the following summary of recent incidents in the Sulu and Celebes Sea.

BIMCO looking at the Maritime Single Window at FAL 41

In 2019 the new mandatory requirements on Electronic Data Interchange requires public authorities to establish systems for the electronic exchange of information to assist ship clearance processes.

Security Advisory - Piracy Alert

MSCHOA  has received an unconfirmed report that a Dhow was pirated  in the vicinity of Eyl during the last 24 hours.

Somali piracy incident in the Gulf of Aden

The BBC has reported details of a piracy attack in the Gulf of Aden.

Stay up to date

Get a weekly update on piracy, updated threat assessments and news on maritime security issues. This includes news about BIMCO’s political efforts on piracy, drug issues and cyber security.