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SEA Europe Response EC Report on Mutual Recognition

SEA Europe Response to the Publication of: Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council pursuant to article 10.2 of Regulation EC 391/2009 on common rules and standards for ship inspections and survey organisatio...

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H2020 Work Programmes Pre-Published by EC

The draft versions of the Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 can be viewed here. These documents are being made public just before the adoption process of the work programme to provide potential participants with the currently expecte...

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Global Shipbuilders to Play a Prominent Role in Sustainable Regulatory Development

CESS, Committee for Expertise of Shipbuilding Specifics (CESS) held its annual meeting in Harbin, China on 27 August, 2015 where the member associations Japan, Europe, China, Korea and U.S.A. gathered and discussed key issues surrounding the globa...

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Study assessing the acceptable and practicable risk level of passenger ships related to damage stability ("EMSA 3"), undertaken by DNVGL

The issue of stability, and especially damage stability of passenger ships, has been frequently re-visited. This has been so, not due to the number of associated accidents, but due to the consequences that these accidents can have. Currently, i...

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Commission asks public its views on EU's role in shaping international ocean governance

The aim of this consultation is to gather input on how the EU could contribute to achieving better international governance of oceans and seas to the benefit of sustainable blue growth. On the basis of the results and other sources of data and inf...

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