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British Marine publishes the new apprentice record of achievement for marina and boatyard operatives

06 Jun 2019

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British Marine has created an apprentice record of achievement for the marina and boatyard apprenticeship standard to help training providers deliver it and for apprentices to use.

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ICOMIA releases the latest LOGOS quarterly report

06 Jun 2019

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The LOGOS quarterly update is a comprehensive review of the discussions, reviews and decisions that have been carried out by the European Commission in the past three months.

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MCA releases second consultation on implementation of the review of Domestic Passenger Vessels “Grandfather Rights”

06 Jun 2019

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This second consultation on the review of “Grandfather Rights” seeks your views on the proposals as revised since the first consultation. These requirements are intended to be applied retrospectively to the Domestic Passenger Fleet.

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SeaSafe Systems donates bespoke lifejackets to assist Virgin Radio raise money for Children in Need

30 May 2019

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British Marine member, SeaSafe Systems, has generously donated 100 yellow Michael Bublé lifejackets and 30 black staff lifejackets to help Chris raise £3m for BBC Children in Need on his Virgin Radio UK Breakfast Show.

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REMINDER: British Marine five year plan webinar Thursday 13 June

30 May 2019

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Join British Marine CEO, Lesley Robinson, online at the final British Marine Roadshow webinar held next week Thursday 13 June 2019.

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British Marine enjoys successful Crick Boat Show

30 May 2019

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British Marine enjoyed the most successful Crick Boat Show to date. Over the four days, the team visited over 70 British Marine members to support the inland sector, discuss membership benefits and answer questions on the new British Marine Strategic Plan.

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New Royal Patron for Wetwheels Foundation

30 May 2019

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The Trustees of the Wetwheels Foundation, the charity dedicated to providing the opportunity for disabled people to access the sea, are delighted to announce that Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, has generously agreed to become Patron of the Wetwheels Foundation.

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MCA releases consultation on MSN 1870 (M+F) personal protective equipment regulations 1999

30 May 2019

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The MCA has released a consultation on the draft MSN 1870 (M+F) amendment 1 - the merchant shipping and fishing vessels (personal protective equipment) regulations 1999. This consultation seeks your views on the updated references contained within annex A of this consultation on standards for personal protective equipment (PPE).

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BS EN ISO draft standards for public consultation

30 May 2019

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A number of ISO standards currently in review have been released for consultation, industry can take this opportunity to review these standards and feed any comments into the revision process.

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ICOMIA releases IMO report on the Marine Environment Protection Committee’s 74th session

30 May 2019

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ICOMIA has released an IMO (International Maritime Organization) report following the 74th session of the Committee on Marine Environment Protection (MEPC), held recently from the 13 to 17 May 2019 at IMO in London, UK.

 

 

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