Steamship Mutual What's New archive from October 2007
Maritime Security in the 21st Century
In a paper which has been specially prepared for the Club, HudsonTrident Maritime Security Services sets out the steps to be taken to ensure compliance with the ISPS Code.
30 October 2007
Erika - The Black Tide
Erika - The Black Tide

On 12 December 1999 the "Erika", carrying 31,000 tons of heavy fuel oil, broke up during a severe storm in the Bay of Biscay causing some of the most extensive oil pollution ever seen in Europe. This account of the spill and of the intensive clean-up which followed it is now available in DVD format.

17 October 2007
wreck removal
Wreck Removal Convention

On the 16 May 2007 IMO adopted a final draft of  the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks 2007. This article considers the principal provisions of the Convention.

14 October 2007