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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

IMO Film: The Polar Code Explained

The International Maritime Organization has released a new visit explaining the significance of the Polar Code and its impact on shipping. The Polar Code

May 16, 2017
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

IMO: Landmark ‘Polar Code’ Enters Into Force

(International Maritime Organization Newsroom) – With more and more ships navigating in polar waters, IMO has moved to address international concern

January 3, 2017
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Russian Shuttle Tanker Certified to IMO’s Polar Code

A Russian arctic shuttle tanker has been certified in compliance with the International Maritime Organization’s upcoming Polar Code regulations for

December 28, 2016
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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

PSV ‘Stril Polar’ is First Norwegian Vessel to Comply with New IMO Polar Code

After a successful approval process and survey, international classification society DNV GL and the Norwegian Maritime Directorate have issued the first polar

December 6, 2016
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Monday, April 25, 2016
Maritime News

Antarctica Gets Hot for Another Reason: Cruise Tourism

By Justin Bachman (Bloomberg) — In January 1966, the first ship carrying “citizen-explorers” arrived in Antarctica. At the time, only a handful of

April 25, 2016
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Friday, May 15, 2015

IMO Adopts Landmark ‘Polar Code’ MARPOL Rules

The International Maritime Organization this week adopted the pollution prevention provisions of the long-awaited ‘Polar Code’, setting the

May 15, 2015
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Maritime News

IMO Adopts Polar Code

The United Nations shipping agency on Friday adopted stricter safety and environmental provisions for vessels operating in Arctic and Antarctic waters after

May 15, 2015
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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Infographic: What the Polar Code Means for Ship Safety

What exactly does the new Polar Code mean for ship

December 2, 2014
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Saturday, November 22, 2014

IMO Adopts Landmark Polar Code

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted historic legislation for the improved safety of ships operating in the polar regions and their

November 22, 2014
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Monday, October 20, 2014
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IMO Brings the Polar Code One Step Closer to Adoption

Unique issues face mariners and ships that ply the icy waters that surround the polar regions. Issues such as ship design, construction, on-board equipment,

October 20, 2014
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Tuesday, January 21, 2014
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Maritime News

New Rules for Arctic Shippers as Polar Code Nearly Finalized

New shipping rules are soon to be agreed for the Arctic, where summer sea ice has shrunk by about two-thirds over three decades, opening a new ocean with vast

January 21, 2014
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