Monday 19th August 2013
The MCA has now published the following two Marine Guidance Notes;-
MGN 490 - MLC Requirements for vessels less than 200gt, and
MGN 491 - MLC requirements for vessels more than 200gt but less than 500gt
Please follow this link to the MCA web site - http://www.dft.gov.uk/mca/mlc - to view and download these M notices.
On June 15th, the NWA will be hosting a forum entitled “Towage: Reducing the Risks – Raising the Standards” in the Upper Deck Conference Room, from 10:30 – 13:30. Members are strongly encouraged to join – but all are welcome.
Following public consultation, the MCA has now published an updated version of the High Speed – Offshore Service Craft Code for vessels under 500 tonnes.
Workshop assembles workboat operators and leading maritime safety experts to scrutinise shortfalls in safety management procedure