Friday, January 11, 2013

EU Initiative Launched to Combat Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

The European Commission on Thursday announced a new €4.5 million EU initiative aimed at combatting piracy in the Gulf of Guinea. The new project, called the Critical Maritime Routes in...

January 11, 2013
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Thursday, May 24, 2012

EU Reaches Agreement to Slash Air Pollution From Ships

Council and the European Parliament reach a provisional agreement on the sulphur content of marine fuels The EU Wednesday announced an informal agreement requiring, by law, that all ships operating...

May 24, 2012
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Tuesday, January 3, 2012

EU Member States Unprepared for Maritime Specific Cyber-attacks [REPORT]

The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) has recently published its first ever report on cyber security challenges facing the EU Maritime Sector.  The report, which is meant to...

January 3, 2012
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Thursday, October 27, 2011

EU Proposes New Rules For Improving Offshore Drilling Safety

The European Commission has proposed increasing safety standards in offshore oil and gas operations from the design to the final removal of an installation. The new rules introduce requirements for...

October 27, 2011
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