Class and Statutory News

STANDARDS FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF SHIP'S BALLAST WATER IN BRAZILIAN PORTS AND TERMINALS (NORMAM-20/DPC)

Feb. 24 2015

Reminder from Marshall Islands of these procedures published by the Brazilian Navy Directorate of Ports and Coasts Maritime Authority

The Maritime Administrator of the Republic of the Marshall Islands has issued the following attached Marine Safety Advisory (MSA) which concerns, among others, the standards for the management of ship's ballast water in Brazilian ports and terminals.

Among other matters the below attached publication establishes requirements regarding the prevention of pollution by vessels in Brazilian Jurisdictional Waters (AJB), in what relates to ballast water management.