WHAT’S NEW

15 February 2017

Port State Control workshop on MARPOL Annex VI held in Malaysia

A national training workshop on "Port State Control and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex VI" is currently underway in Johor, Malaysia. The workshop is being run over 3 days and aims to train Port State Control Officers on how to effectively enforce the provisions set out in MARPOL Annex VI. Co-organized by Marine Department Malaysia, almost 40 PSCOs from across the... Read more

14 December 2016

Regional Workshop on PSC held in China

Following the national workshop on the "Implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships" held last week in Hangzhou, GloMEEP are holding a regional workshop on "Port State Control and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex VI" back to back. The workshop material, originally developed under the IMO-KOICA project, has been fully updated to reflect the recent amendments... Read more

8 December 2016

New workshop on IMO’s Model Course on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships underway in Hangzhou, China

A brand new workshop package is currently being rolled out in Hangzhou, China from 8 to 9 December 2016. The national level workshop on "Implementation of IMO Model Course 4.05 on Energy Efficient Operation of Ships" aims to capacitate maritime training institutes to deliver  IMO's Model Course 4.05 to seafarers. The workshop provides an overview of the regulations on energy... Read more

10 November 2016

MARPOL Annex VI workshop held in Argentina

A national workshop on MARPOL Annex VI and Technology Transfer is currently being implemented by IMO and a team of consultants in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to raise awareness of IMO’s regulatory regime with regard to improving energy efficiency and the control of GHG emissions from ships. Twenty participants from various Government ministries, maritime training institutes and the maritime administration have gathered... Read more

3 November 2016

Astrid Dispert wins ‘Lloyd’s Register Outstanding Contribution to Ship Efficiency’ Award

We are pleased to announce that Astrid Dispert, Technical Adviser to the GloMEEP Project, has received the 'Lloyd’s Register Outstanding Contribution to Ship Efficiency' Award! As part of the Ship Efficiency Awards 2016, the award celebrates an individual, company or association which has made an outstanding contribution to improving the energy efficiency or environmental impact of the maritime industry through research or... Read more

12 September 2016

Training course on LPIR Development and Implementation of MARPOL Annex VI held in Georgia

A global training course on "LPIR Development and Implementation of MARPOL Annex VI" is being held, at the margins of the Georgia International Maritime Forum, in Batumi, Georgia. Participants from all ten GloMEEP LPCs will be trained in the use of the three Guides, developed under the GloMEEP Project in collaboration with the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology... Read more

23 August 2016

National Workshop on MARPOL Annex VI held in South Africa

A national workshop on "MARPOL Annex VI and Technology Transfer" is currently taking place in Durban, South Africa. The three-day workshop aims to raise awareness and provide an overview of MARPOL Annex VI and GHG emissions, as well as IMO regulations including Attained EEDI, Required EEDI and SEEMP, and is being delivered to participants from various Government departments of transport, environment, energy, technology,... Read more

4 August 2016

IAPH joins GloMEEP Project as Third Strategic Partner

The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) joins the GEF-UNDP-IMO GloMEEP Project as Strategic Partner. IAPH will assist the GloMEEP Lead Pilot Countries (LPCs) in addressing air pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions in ports, thereby facilitating a transition to a more energy efficient and low emissions maritime transport system. In particular, IAPH will be collaborating with the GloMEEP Project on... Read more

21 July 2016

MARPOL Annex VI workshop held in Morocco

A national workshop on "MARPOL Annex VI and Technology Transfer" has been delivered in Rabat, Morocco from 19-21 July 2016. The workshop provided an overview of MARPOL Annex VI and details of IMO regulations on maritime energy efficiency. The workshop also covered aspects related to the transfer of technology for ship energy efficiency and its application: industry views, intellectual property,... Read more

China National Workshop

1 June 2016

National workshop held in China

A national workshop on "MARPOL Annex VI and Technology Transfer" was held at Dalian Maritime University, following the Train the Trainer course last week. This workshop aims to raise awareness and provide an overview of MARPOL Annex VI and GHG emissions, as well as IMO regulations including Attained EEDI, Required EEDI and SEEMP. Participants from national maritime training institutions, classification societies, maritime administration as... Read more