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  • The latest maritime news that has surfaced from India earlier this week, as reported by the Press Information Bureau (Government of India), the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the proposal for enactment of the “Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019” and accession to the Hong Kong International Convention for Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009.Read more...
  • Hazardous Materials, generally found onboard ships (as part of their fixed structure or assemblies), are identified within the Hong Kong Convention and its associated MEPC 269(68) and within the Annexes of the Regulation (EU) 1257/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on ship recycling. There are many hazardous materials identified, which are segregated into Tables and Annexes; also specified are their threshold value which is defined as the concentration value in homogeneous materials that make the material hazardous... Download to read more.Read more...
  • While much of the shipping world’s attention is focused on IMO’s sulphur cap entering into force on 1 January 2020, there is another important date for shipping coming up in the diary in 2020. CTI Marine Services and Riviera Maritime Media are jointly hosting a webinar on the Inventory of Hazardous Materials, detailing what every vessel operator needs to know and do by 2020, on Tuesday 10 December 2019 at 9:30am GMT. Read more...
  • CTI POLY,Tradingas CTI Marine Services has entered into IHM (Inventory of Hazardous Materials) agreements with the shipowners Asiatic/Atlantic Lloyd Group. The service will be including preparation of VSCP, on board visual/sampling check, in-house lab analysis, preparation of Part I of the IHM according to Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 (HKC) & Regulation (EU) 1257/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on ship recycling (EU SRR)Read more...
  • EU Ship Recycling Regulation was adopted on 2013 and the deadline for existing ships’ compliance set in 31st December 2020 is already knocking to our doors. But how many of you are already prepared by choosing the expert company who will take over this complicated and unprecedented task?Read more...
  • Germany is the latest State Party of IMO's treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling – the Hong Kong Convention. Mr. Reinhard Klingen, Director-General Waterways and Shipping in the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure of Germany, met IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim at IMO Headquarters, London to deposit the instrument of accession on 16 July 2019.Read more...
  • To further pave the way onwards to the fully enter into force of the Hong Kong Convention, IMO has conducted Ship Recycling Seminar for China and Bangladesh in the week of 22nd July. Read more...
  • Corporate Social Responsibility is increasingly a focus in shipping company boardrooms. Despite that, the European Union Ship Recycling Regulations (EUSRR) have largely gone under the radar; until recently that is. Read more...
  • Earlier this month, POLY NDT PTE LTD, a member of CTI Group, trading as CTI Marine Services was proudly received the certificate of Approval of Service Supplier issued by Registro Italiano Navale (RINA) for preparation of Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM).Read more...
  • Malta becomes the latest State Party of The International Maritime Organization’s treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling-the Hong Kong Convention. H.E. Mr. Victor Camilleri, Permanent Representative of Malta to IMO, met IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim at IMO Headquarters, London on May 14 to deposit the instrument of accession. Read more...
  • The performance deadline of the Regulation (EU) 1257/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on ship recycling is getting closer and closer, based on its careful paper analysis and rich experience, recently CTI Marine Services has studiously compiled an expert guidanceon the Applicable Scope of PFOS & HBCDD and the Relevant Maintenance Practice.Read more...
  • Singapore – April 19, 2019, POLY NDT PTE LTD, a member of CTI Group, trading as CTI Marine Services was proudly received the certificate of Approval of Service Supplier issued by Korean Register (KR) for Visual/Sampling check and testing for hazardous material.Read more...