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Tecnicomar ECOMAR MED certification

30/05/2019 00:00:00 The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA), as the UK Market Surveillance Authority for marine equipment, is aware of the withdrawal of Marine Equipment Directive (MED) approval certification for certain Tecnicomar sewage treatment plant products from February 2019.

World-class shipowners from across the globe now eligible to join UK flag

16/05/2019 00:00:00 Outstanding shipowners from across the globe now have access to the UK Ship Register (UKSR), one of the best performing flag registries. The UKSR has expanded its ownership eligibility, allowing more exceptional shipping companies to flag to the UK and take advantage of our 24/7 customer services and no annual flag tax.

How autonomous ships can best be regulated

15/05/2019 00:00:00 The Maritime & Coastguard Agency and the wider industry will be looking to build on the autonomous cargo run that has taken place across the North Sea.

UKSR shares expertise at REG Conference in Montserrat

01/04/2019 00:00:00 Graham Candy and Sarah Morgan of the UKSR will be attending the REG Conference in Montserrat sharing expertise and knowledge with other REG partners. Hear Graham's thoughts on the conference.

Excellent performance report received for UKSR

26/03/2019 00:00:00 The UKSR has again received green performance indicators for every category in the International Chamber of Shipping Industry Flag State Performance Table for 2018/19, including Port State Control (PSC), ILO reports and IMO attendance.