Design & Engineering Standards

7/24/2014: Coast Guard IMO newsletter- Summer edition

The Coast Guard published its 2014 edition of its semi-annual IMO e-Newsletter.

The Coast Guard publishes the e-Newsletter in the winter and summer to disseminate information regarding key IMO issues and decisions of particular interest to the U.S.

The summer edition contains reports from the following committees:

Legal Committee
Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Construction
Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response
Sub-Committee on Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping
Sub-Committee on Ship’s Systems and Equipment
Marine Environment Protection Committee
Marine Safety Committee

View the Coast Guard’s homepage for the International Maritime Organization for information on upcoming IMO sessions, public meetings in preparation for upcoming sessions, agendas for upcoming sessions and final reports of past sessions.

This blog is not a replacement or substitute for the formal posting of regulations and updates or existing processes for receiving formal feedback of the same. Links provided on this blog will direct the reader to official source documents, such as the Federal Register, Homeport and the Code of Federal Regulations. These documents remain the official source for regulatory information published by the Coast Guard.