Essays about: "IMO"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the word IMO.

  1. 1. Environmental strategy in the Swedish shipping industry The drivers of becoming proactive

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jonas Nyström; Alexander Gustafsson; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : Shipping; SECA; NECA; Ballast Water Management; Energy Efficiency Design Index; Sustainability; Legislation; IMO; Swedish shipping sector;

    Abstract : There is an increased rate of the legislation being implemented to reduce emissions and impact fromthe shipping sector around the world. These legislations have been or are about to be implementedeither worldwide or in certain areas of the world. The focus of this thesis was to investigate the impactthese have on the Swedish shipping sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. Characteristics and challenges associated with managing and leading clever people: A case study of the Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tinna Jónsdóttir; Sigríður Hulda Árnadóttir; [2017]
    Keywords : clever; knowledge; knowledge worker; talented individual; geek; challenges; managing; leading.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study was to explore the challenges that have been related to managing and leading clever people and the characteristics that are unique for them. This was done by reviewing the available literature and summarizing the main findings. The literature is scarce and inadequately researched. READ MORE

  3. 3. Testing and evaluation of lifeboat stability - Experimental stability testing and a study of the responsibility delegation between the parties involved in the classification process of life-saving appliances

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik

    Author : Kristoffer Hagström; Mathias Nilsson; [2017]

    Abstract : During a lifeboat training session, the authors experienced a lifeboat to be somewhat “on the edge” with regards to its stability, and an interest to practically test lifeboats’ stability and their compliance with the relevant requirements arose. This, together with the fact that one relatively newly manufactured and type-approved lifeboat was found to not fully comply with the relevant requirements in a recently performed test, despite having undergone and passed the regulated tests and evaluation in the classification process, prompted this study on stability and evaluation of lifeboat stability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Deserted and Wrecked Ships - Investigation of Swedish and international maritime law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Charlotte Brännström; [2017]
    Keywords : Sjörätt; Maritime Law; Wrecks; Deserted Ships; IMO wreck removal Convention; IMO; sjölagen; Swedish Maritime Code; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sjöfart har historiskt varit viktigt för samhällsutvecklingen i världen och uppskattning för havet under fritiden har länge värdesatts av alla åldrar och nationaliteter. Dessutom är sjöfarten ständigt under utveckling i och med den växande globala handeln. READ MORE

  5. 5. Process evaluation of a SOx and NOx exhaust gas cleaning concept for marine application

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för energi och miljö

    Author : Serwah Ibrahim; [2016]
    Keywords : Absorption; Maritime; SOx; NOx; pH; Exhaust Gas Treatment;

    Abstract : Maritime transport accounts for about 80% of all commercial cargo transport. Themaritime sector is a large emitter of greenhouse gases, sulphur oxides, and nitrogenoxides. Since 1997, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) set regulations(Marpol Annex VI) requiring maritime transport vessels to reduce exhaust emissions. READ MORE