Archive: 2021

IACS Council Vows To Accelerate Work On Digitalisation And Decarbonisation As Newly Elected Chair, Nick Brown, CEO Of Lloyd’s Register, Promises Greater Visibility.

Meeting again by videoconference, the IACS Council held its 83rd session (C83) in the wake of IMO’s MEPC 76.  Chaired by Mr Koichi Fujiwara, Chairman of the Board of Directors of ClassNK, C83 recognised the pressure on industry to change fast in response to the twin challenges of decarbonisation and digitalization and IACS’ parallel role in maintaining and improving safety as the maritime world utilises new technologies to meet its societal obligations.

July 2 2021 Press Releases

IACS PARTICIPATION AT III 7

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to supporting the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and within its remit as the Organization’s principal technical advisor, IACS will actively participate in the forthcoming 7th session of the Sub-Committee on Implementation of IMO Instruments (III 7), which will meet remotely from 12 to 16 July 2021.

June 25 2021 Press Releases IACS @ IMO

IACS PARTICIPATION AT MEPC 76

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to supporting the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and within its remit as the Organization’s principal technical advisor, IACS will actively participate in the forthcoming 76th session of the IMO’s Maritime Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC 76), which will meet remotely from 10 to 17 June 2021.

May 24 2021 Press Releases IACS @ IMO

IACS PARTICIPATION AT ISWG-GHG 8

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to supporting the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), and within its remit as the Organization’s principal technical advisor; IACS will actively participate in the forthcoming Eighth Meeting of the Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships (ISWG-GHG 8), which will meet remotely from 24 to 28 May 2021.

May 11 2021 Press Releases IACS @ IMO

Unique Role Of IACS Emphasised During Singapore Shipping Week

IACS’ high-level intervention at the IMO-Singapore Future of Shipping Conference once again demonstrated its commitment and ability to lead the industry through the challenges posed by digitalisation and decarbonisation and to deliver on its mission as a trusted partner of regulators.

April 30 2021 Press Releases

IACS PARTICIPATION AT MSC 103

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to support the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), IACS will participate in the forthcoming 103rd session of the IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC 103), which will meet remotely from 5 to 14 May 2021.

April 23 2021 Press Releases IACS @ IMO

IACS announces Incoming Council Chair

IACS has named Lloyd’s Register CEO Nick Brown as its Incoming Council Chair. Mr. Nick Brown will take up role on 1st July this year and his term of office will run until 31st Dec 2023. This is the first time that the IACS Chair has been chosen by the Association’s Members and not by rotation, a move that follows governance changes announced in December last year.

April 16 2021 Press Releases

IACS 2020 Annual Review Published

This year’s Annual Review contains a wide range of articles on IACS work in 2020 dealing with matters such as Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Remote Surveys and Cyber Safety as well detailed technical pieces on corrosion and stability. There are also updates on changes to IACS’ governance structure and a commentary on the response of IACS and its Members to the COVID-19 pandemic

April 12 2021 Press Releases

IACS PARTICIPATION AT NCSR 8

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to support the work of the IMO, IACS will participate in the eighth session of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Navigation, Communications and Search and Rescue (NCSR 8) which will meet from 19 to 23 April 2021.

April 1 2021 IACS @ IMO

IACS PARTICIPATION AT PPR 8

IACS will participate in the eighth session of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 8) which will meet from 22 to 26 March 2021.

March 2 2021 IACS @ IMO

IACS 2021 BLUE BOOK LAUNCHED

IACS released Jan 2021 edition of the IACS Blue Book and the accompanying IACS Green Book. Together these publications summarise the technical output of IACS and, as such, continue to demonstrate IACS’ technical support to the shipping industry through our work and investment in technology, innovation, research and development both at the classification and statutory levels.

January 27 2021 Press Releases

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