06 August 2019
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved and published a unified interpretation to MARPOL Annex VI in relation to applying the 2020 sulphur requirements to onboard emergency equipment.
30 July 2009
10 October 2016
BIMCO has today voiced serious concerns about some of the conclusions of the official study that will inform the decision of the MEPC over the implementation date of the 0.5% global sulphur cap.
30 September 2019
BIMCO has submitted a proposal to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to regulate propulsion power of ships in order to sustain the GHG savings already achieved through slower steaming.
26 October 2018
BIMCO was very satisfied with several developments at the meeting of the Marine Environmental Protection Committee at the International Maritime Organization 22-26 October.
20 August 2018
The Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control starts a inspection campaign on MARPOL Annex VI (Air pollution) from 1 Sept to 30 Nov 2018 – Checklist and Guidance provided.
11 December 2019
BIMCO's position on "greenhouse gases emissions" has been approved by the BIMCO Board of Directors.
01 October 2019
BIMCO Immediate Past President, Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, is the guest of honour at this event in Athens, Greece. Mr. Papagiannopoulos will be given the 2019 Capital Link Maritime CSR Award in recognition of his commitment in applying and promoting best industry practice.
04 May 2018
This is the latest in a series of reports supplied by the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) with the intention of keeping BIMCO members appraised of legislative developments in the US affecting international shipping. BIMCO highlights only the relevant developments that would impact members. The full CSA April report is also provided.
24 May 2017
European Sustainable Shipping Forum(ESSF) subgroup on MRV has completed its work and the results are forwarded for final endorsement by the ESSF Plenary before publication. Draft guidelines on different subjects that will help you in the preparing and making EU MRV Management Plans for individual ships are provided.