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  • Prohibitation on the carriage of non-compliant fuel

    • 22.01.2020
    • 08:27
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    The Tokyo and Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) on port State control (PSC) have been working collaboratively to ensure that vessel owners and operators are aware that under the Authorities belonging to these MoUs, inspections will be undertaken to ensure compliance with the new sulphur limit requirements on marine fuel oil, from 1 January 2020.

  • Following the situation in the Persian Gulf

    • 03.01.2020
    • 16:51
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    The Norwegian Maritime Authority has received questions regarding the security level and situation in the Persian Gulf. So far, the security level is unchanged. The level has already been raised due to previous security risk assessments.

  • Opening hours during Christmas 2019

    • 20.12.2019
    • 14:16
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    The NMA has the following opening hours and officers on call during the Christmas break. Please note our contact numbers:

  • Supporting preliminary findings after battery incident

    • 12.12.2019
    • 18:12
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    The battery manufacturer Corvus is ready to present its first findings after the fire onboard the “MF Ytterøyningen” this autumn. The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) backs up the findings, even though the NMA also would like to consider the report from Norwegian National Criminal Investigation Service (KRIPOS) before drawing our conclusion.

  • NOK 7 million fine issued in the Harrier case

    • 15.10.2019
    • 13:44
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    A Singapore company has accepted and paid a NOK 7 million fine for violation of the Pollution Control Act and the General Civil Penal Code as a consequence of an attempt to illegally export the Harrier for scrapping.