Emergency Towing Booklet was developed in accordance with Resolution MSC.256(84) and includes main legal principles of towing procedure and detailed description of processes of preparation before towing and towing itself. Calculation of tow gears for towing is carried out specifically for each vessel. Schematic drawings of possible types of towing on the given vessel are made.
 
 
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Shipping News

CALLING FOR COUNTRIES TO RATIFY TREATY ON HAZARDOUS AND NOXIOUS CARGOES

IMO is continuing its work to promote a key compensation treaty covering the transport of hazardous and noxious substances by ship – the HNS Convention.

30 / 09 / 2019

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IMPORTANCE OF POLAR CODE STRESSED AT GREENLAND SUMMIT

Changing climatic conditions are opening up the polar regions to more and more maritime activity.

28 / 08 / 2019

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GERMANY ACCEDES TO SHIP RECYCLING CONVENTION

Germany is the latest country to accede to IMO's treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling – the Hong Kong Convention.

24 / 07 / 2019

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