Author: Tom Ewing

Canada updates, consolidates marine regulations to improve safety

Canada has significantly revised its maritime safety regulations, strengthening emergency notification and situational awareness requirements for more than 23,000 commercial vessels of all types and sizes. Minister of Transport Marc Garneau announced the revisions, published as “Marine Navigation Safety…

IMO emissions report raises new concerns about methane slip

A recent report from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) reveals that global shipping emissions increased nearly 10 percent from 2012 to 2018, with the industry facing a growing challenge concerning methane slip. In July, the IMO released the fourth…