NEW MEASURES TO SHIP’S DETENTION " 17 APRIL 2012 "


NEW             

MEASURES 

    TO                

SHIP’S          

DETENTION

" 17 APRIL 2012 "


GLOBAL MARINE BUREAU INC.

CIRCULAR NO.52

KIND TO : ALL AGENTS & SURVEYORS

F R O M : GMB HEAD OFFICE

SUBJECT : NEW MEASURES TO SHIP’S DETENTION


I. Purpose
To officially and broadly circulate all concerned on Newly Adopted Measures to Ship’s Detention

New Pilot Transfer Arrangements

New              
Pilot              
 Transfer          
Arrangements


The Panama Maritime Authority hereby informs you that in order to further improve the safety of pilot transfer, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted amendments to SOLAS regulation V/23 coming in force on July 1st, 2012.