IMO’s Sub-committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) adopted a draft of the new International Code of Safety for Ships using Gases or other Low flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code) at its first session last week.
PHMSA has issued an NPRM under HM-233E, detailing proposals to revise the Hazardous Materials Regulations to include the standard operating procedures and criteria use to evaluate applications for special permits and approvals.
New corporate video showing about Emco Wheaton & TODO. See how they operate to provide their customers with their extensive product range, & the customer service they deliver. For more information on Emco Wheaton, visit www.emcowheaton.com.
Tank World 2014 saw 1,600+ attendees from across the Tank Storage industry, 50+ exhibitors, 30+ hours of free training workshops and one high-level strategic congress opened by the undersecretary of Ministry of Energy, UAE.
TANK GAUGING The fourth edition of the American Petroleum Institute (API) standard 2350 provides the international oil industry with a comprehensive tool to reduce risk of overfill disasters in the storage of oil products.
CONFERENCE REPORT Regulators must balance the need for safety with the practical implications of the restrictions they impose. They may not always get it right, but as delegates to the VCA seminar this year heard, they face a lot of complexity
Back in 1984, the October issue of HCB was not the EPCA-related behemoth it has become but it was still a sizeable issue, largely due to coverage of the gas shipping sector ahead of the Gastech show in Amsterdam in November.