IMO: There will be no delay on 2020 Sulphur Fuel Regulation

October 03, 2018

Edmund Hughes, the Head of Air Pollution and Energy Efficiency of IMO’s Marine Environment division said that the regulation will not be postponed. Even though seen as controversial, Hughes is confident that the majority of ship owners will comply. …See Details...

Pelindo IV Held 2nd Work Meeting in 2018

October 02, 2018

Indonesian State-Owned Enterprises which manages ports in eastern Indonesia held their 2nd work meeting in 2018. The meeting was held on Monday, September 24th 2018 and took place in Multi-Purpose Room of Pelindo IV in the 7th floor of their main office in Makassar…See Details...

Ministry of Transportation Measures Post Earthquake and Tsunami

October 01, 2018

The Indonesian Ministry of Transportation had sent 2 ships on humanitarian mission to transport relief items for the disaster’s victim in Sulawesi Tengah. The ships that had been sent are KNP Pasatimpo P-212 from PLP Bitung Base and Navigational State Ship, KN Miang Besar from Samarinda Navigational District. KNP Pasatimpo P-212 departed on Saturday, September 29th 2018, while KN Miang Besar departed on Sunday, September 30th 2018. …See Details...

IMO 2020 Sulphur Fuel Regulation

September 29, 2018

On October 2016, International Maritime Organization, IMO through Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) issued a new regulation to reduce the maximum sulphur emission threshold. The last regulation was from 2005, where the maximum threshold for sulphur emission is 3.5% m/m (mass by mass). The past regulation was issued through International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, or Annex VI MARPOL Convention.…See Details...

Indonesian Sea Toll 4th Anniversary

September 28, 2018

Approaching the Sea Toll’s 4th anniversary, the government plans to optimize the program. Starting by doing a Focus Group Discussion on “Optimizing Marine Toll to Transport Cement”. …See Details...

11th Co-Operation Forum Singapore

September 28, 2018

On Monday, September 24th 2018, 3 coastal nation around the Strait of Malacca and Strait of Singapore (SOMS) held a meeting. The meeting took the name of 11th Co-Operation Forum Singapore, and was held in Singapore. This forum was first held on 2007. The 3 coastal natioan are Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. …See Details...

AKKMI Urges the Ministry of Transportation to Prepare Container Inspection Implementation Manual

September 27, 2018

Association of Indonesian Maritime Safety and Security Expert (AKKMI) said that the ministry of transportation needs to prepare the regulation on technical manual and executor of container feasibility inspection activities, along with the Verification of Gross Mass (VGM). …See Details...

Tanjung Priok to Apply New Tariff

September 27, 2018

Tanjung Priok port authority has announced that they will adjust the port fees tariff in Tanjung Priok port. The adjusted tariff will come in form of increased tariff to increase the docker wages. The adjustment will vary from 5 percent to 20 percent. …See Details...

Five Major Indonesian Maritime Achievement in 2018

September 27, 2018

On Sunday, September 23rd 2018 Indonesia celebrate the National Maritime Day of 2018. This celebration is expected to encourage Indonesia to embrace their identity as a Maritime Nation. …See Details...

New Priok Construction Caused Loss of Rp 1.4trn: State Auditor

September 26, 2018

The audit report submitted by BPK Head Moermahadi Soerja Djanegara to DPR Head Bambang Soesatyo, September 25, 2018, said the project caused a loss of more than Rp 1.4 trillion to the state income…See Details...