Published: 5 July 2022
RUSSIAN SANCTIONS The conflict in Ukraine has had a huge impact on shipping and global trade. Since Russia’s invasion in February 2022 a wide range of sanctions against Russian cargoes and entities have been announced by the European Union, the Uni...
Published: 23 February 2022
Updated: 24 February 2022
Published: 26 September 2023
The Britannia Loss Prevention is hosting its latest webinar, Mental Health. Tuesday 31 October 2023 at 09:00 GMT Seafarer’s mental health has become an important issue within the shipping industry. The nature of the job, which involves long periods...
Published: 25 September 2023
INTRODUCTION Fuel consumed on board a ship requires heating to pump it from its storage to its settling or service tanks. However, some cargoes are extremely heat sensitive and therefore heating of tanks adjacent to cargo holds should be done with ca...
Published: 14 September 2023
Our correspondent in China, Oasis P&I Services Company Limited, has prepared a circular detailing suggested measures in preventing off-spec claims of MEG (Mono Ethylene Glycol) cargo due to excessive aldehyde content. Recently several vessels whi...