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Regulatory Update – April 2017

In this update – Ballast water; Minimum carriage requirements for contaminated bulk liquids carried on OSVs; OSV Chemical Code; Implementation of the 0.50% sulfur limit; OPRC model training course; Industrial personnel; Interim guidance for implementation of the STCW ‘Manila amendments’ approved; Amendments to the Guidelines for vessels with dynamic positioning (DP) systems (MSC/Circ.645); IMO review of IMCA M 117; Requirements for onboard lifting appliances and winches; Updated code for mobile offshore drilling units agreed; Functional requirements and expected performance for SOLAS chapter III; Maritime Labour Convention.

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Published date: 28 April 2017
Information note ID: 1358

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