Essays about: "IMO"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the word IMO.

  1. 1. The commercial effects of IMO’s regulation of the global sulphur cap in 2020 - A study on the procurement of deep-sea Ro-Ro at Volvo Cars

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Erik Jansson; Jesper Saarinen; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Deep-Sea Ro-Ro Shipping; VCC; Procurement; IMO’s Global Sulphur Content Limit; Sulphur Regulations; Marine Fuels; Bunker Adjustment Factor;

    Abstract : The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has announced a new global sulphur content limit for fuels burnt on ships sailing in global waters. The implementation date for this regulation is on January the 1st, 2020 and entail a maximum sulphur content of 0.5%, in contrast to the current sulphur content limit in global waters of 3.5%. READ MORE

  2. 2. A study of risk management for serie produced vessels, in relation to the IMO risk perspective

    University essay from KTH/Marina system

    Author : Johanna Söderlund; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The International Maritime Organization, IMO, aims to at a larger extent build their work in relation to and around risk management. It is therefore here investigated how IMO standards comply with industry risk management processes. The IMO risk perspective used in this study is the Formal Safety Assessment, FSA. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rise of the Machines – Legal analysis of Seaworthiness in the context of autonomous shipping

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

    Author : Anders Kirchner; [2019]
    Keywords : sjörätt; transporträtt; maritime law; autonomous ship; seaworthiness; cyber security; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent years, technological developments have been the focal point of the discussion in the shipping industry. The two main topics have been a general discussion on IT security and a discussion about autonomous ships. READ MORE

  4. 4. Testing the International Standards Organization Verification and Validation protocol for evacuation simulations-An application to the FDS+Evac model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Yalong Wu; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nowadays, many evacuation models exist in the market, and new models are continuously released with new features. How to assess the usability and reliability of model results becomes an issue for both developers and users. Therefore, verification and validation (V&V) protocols were introduced in the assessment process of evacuation models. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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