Ship maintenance

Navy vessel maintenance budget would increase by 3% with additional funds

[ad_1] The US Navy’s vessel maintenance budget now includes two sources of funding: traditional operations and maintenance funding; and a new procurement fund item added by Congress last year and re-requested by the administration for 2021. In total, the total budget of $ 13.5 billion for fiscal year 2021 represents an increase of 3.1%. The […]

Ship managers

Instructions for shipowners and seafarers following the COVID-19 pandemic – Commentary

IntroductionInstructions Introduction The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 outbreak a public health emergency of international concern under the WHO’s International Health Regulations. Following the WHO declaration that COVID-19 is now classified as a pandemic, the Malaysian Maritime Department (MMD) has issued instructions to shipowners, shipping agents, masters, seafarers, port operators, recognized organizations […]