August 6th, 2018
EDITORIAL:Euroshore has welcomed recently its second African Member: Ecostar from Ghana. The increasing investments in professional waste reception facilities in non-EU ports is highly appreciated by the shipping industry. Euroshore is also willing... read more
June 25th, 2018
in  Shipping Law News 15/05/2018Dutch shipowner Seatrade was recently found in breach of the EU Waste Shipment Regulation (the “Waste Regulation”) after selling four reefer ships for scrapping in India, Bangladesh and Turkey in 2012.... read more
June 25th, 2018
EDITORIAL:NEW EU DIRECTIVE FOR THE DELIVERY OF SHIP GENERATED WASTE AND CARGO RESIDUES.Euroshore presented its views on the new legislative proposal of the EU Commission at European Maritime Days in Bourgas.The new legislative proposal based on the... read more
May 2nd, 2018
EDITORIAL: INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING WILL TAKE MEASURES TO REDUCE GHG EMISSIONS.Nuno Matos, Chairman EuroshoreCEO Eco Oil PortugalInternational shipping will reduce greenhouse gas emissionsThe International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Marine... read more
April 4th, 2018
CHAIRMANS Warns: Low sulphur fuels will impact the business of port reception facilities :MEPC 280(70) decided, after the assessment of fuel oil availability that the fuel oil standard (0.50% m/m) shall become effective on 1 January 2020. This means... read more
February 16th, 2018
EDITORIALThe Commission launched in January 16 its new proposal to improve and align the Directive on port reception facilities for ship generated waste and cargo residues. Almost all stakeholders welcomed the new proposal for its consistence with... read more
February 14th, 2018
Euroshore welcomes better European rules for dealing with waste from ships
January 11th, 2018
EDITORIAL:Dear Member and Reader,I wish you a peaceful, prosperous and healthy New Year.While waiting for the revised EU Directive on port reception facilities for ship generated waste and cargo residues, we see many ports developing initiatives on... read more
November 13th, 2017
EDITORIAL:Dear Reader,2017 is slowly coming to an end. By then, we expect the amended draft directive EC/2000/59 dealing with port reception facilities for ship generated waste and cargo residues. This update tries to cope with the new Marpol... read more
August 21st, 2017
EDITORIAL:I hope you all enjoyed the summer holidays.The coming months will be challenging for the shipping industry.After 13 years, the IMO’s Ballast Water Management convention (BWM) will enter into force on September 8, 2017. However, IMO decided... read more
July 20th, 2017
EDITORIALDear reader, I wish you a sunny and interesting summertime, a well earned break to re-fill the batteries. During the first weeks of July, Imo was still very busy. An extra NOx special area was adopted, but on the other hand the ballast... read more
June 26th, 2017
EDITORIAL:Within the framework of Climate Change Mitigation, the Commission has sharpen its targets. At least 27% of the energy consumed in the European Union by 2030, should come from renewable energy. One of the possibilities next to wind energy,... read more