Briefing: 8 November 2017

Regional PSC workshop held in Argentina

Following the national workshop on the “Implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships” held last week in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the GloMEEP Project is implementing a regional workshop on “Port State Control and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex VI” back to back.

The workshop is aimed at Port State Control Officers responsible for carrying out inspections under the MARPOL Convention, in particular with regard to MARPOL Annex VI, training them in the responsibilities of Parties to the Convention, and considers the PSC guidelines for MARPOL Annex VI.

Participants are attending the workshop from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama and Uruguay as well as the host country, Argentina.