Topic: IMO

Spain accedes to ship recycling convention

Spain is the latest country to accede to IMO’s treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling – the Hong Kong Convention. It covers the design, construction, operation and maintenance of ships, and preparation for ship...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
ship crew general

IMO: Crew change crisis is far from over

The crew change crisis caused by Covid-19 restrictions continues to cause challenges, despite some improvement in the numbers, the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization has warned. Currently, some 200,000 seafarers are waiting to be...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk