Deck load and stability requirements

By Senior Surveyor Odd Olufsen, Det norske VeritasFrom July 1998 a Cargo securing manual will be required for all ships. This is set out in IMO MSC/Circular 745, and consequently there has been an increased focus on securing of load carried on deck....

The M/V "SKY REEFER" sails on - Enforcement of foreign arbitration clauses in bills of lading

Court decided Vimar Seguros y Reaseguros S.A. v. M/V "SKY REEFER",1 which held a Japanese arbitration clause valid ... for discharge in Massachusetts, USA, provided for arbitration of disputes in Tokyo.2 As is customary in commer...

Gard Services port state detention reports for 2000

. This is accomplished by reviewing the Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), Tokyo MoU and the United States Coast Guard (USCG) detention ... &I out of a total of 2,938 detentions by the Paris MoU, Tokyo MoU and USCG (see Table...

Introducing Gard Services (Sweden) AB, Gard Services (HK) Ltd and Gard P&I Japan and Far East

possible service to this market, the Club opened an office in Tokyo during the autumn of 1991: Gard P&I Japan and Far East. Today the office also serves as correspondent for Gard Services in the Tokyo area.Hideo TeramachiHideo joi...

New directive regarding Customs fines at Lome, Togo

New directive regarding Customs fines at Lomé, TogoA directive concerning settlement of Customs fines has been introduced in Lomé, Togo.The Head of Port Customs in the city of Lomé in the West African country of Togo has issued a new directive conce...

Gard News 197, February/April 2010

The February/April 2010 issue of Gard News is now available.

Press release: Gard appoints new managing director for Japan

Gard is pleased to announce that Tadashi Sugimoto will be joining the group's Tokyo office on 20 February, 2010, as managing director of Gard (Japan).

Gard News 198, May/July 2010

by a piece of reinforced hose. Monkey fist: how to. So ur ce : W ik ip ed ia , l ic en se d un de r th e CC -B Y ... n co ur te sy o f U RS n v. 1514 GARD NEWS ISSUE 198 May/July 2010 “Pirates are becom...

No. 07-10: Carriage of DDG and DDGS

For more information please contact Loss Prevention Manager Terje R. Paulsen, email terje.paulsen@gard.no or Loss Prevention Executive Marius Schønberg, email marius.schonberg@gard.no The information is provided for general information purposes ...

Loss Prevention Circular 07-10: Carriage of DDG and DDGS

Possible joint venture with the new Nordic P&C insurance company, "if...AB" (October 1999)

Circular No. 14/99October 1999TO THE MEMBERSDear Sirs,POSSIBLE JOINT VENTURE WITH THE NEW NORDIC P&C INSURANCE COMPANY, "IF...AB"At its meeting on 24 October 1999 in Tokyo your Committee authorised the Executive Committee of the Association...

Election of Chairman and Vice-Chairman, Closing of the 1996 policy year, Open Years, Premium Rating for the 2000 policy year (October 1999)

Circular No Circular No. 15/99 October 1999 TO THE MEMBERS Dear Sirs, ELECTION OF CHAIRMAN AND VICE-CHAIRMAN CLOSING OF THE 1996 POLICY YEAR OPEN YEARS PREMIUM RATING FOR THE 2000 POLICY YEAR At the Committee meeting held in T...

Gard P&I half year status report as at 20 August 2000, Review of policy years, Premium rating for the 2001 policy year (October 2000)

. (Taiwan) Ltd., Taipei;Takeshi Matsui, The Sanko Steamship Co. Ltd., Tokyo;Jamal A. Al-Rammah, Saudi Arabian Oil Company

Gard News 199, August/October 2010

an impact on policies affecting shipping. © H o fs tr a U n iv e rs it y. © U CA R . Recently, there has been much ... . Am., Inc., 2008 WL 4449353 at *9 (S.D.N.Y. 2008). 4 599 F.3d 102 at 116. 5 Id. at 118. ...

The carriage of Direct Reduced Iron (DRI)

A compilation of articles previously published by Gard on the carriage of Direct Reduced Iron.