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  • Opening hours during Christmas 2019

    • 12/20/2019
    • 2:16 PM
    • News and updates, News

    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
    • 6:12 PM
    • News and updates, News

    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

    • 10/15/2019
    • 1:44 PM
    • News and updates, News

    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.

  • Looking with optimism to the future of the fjords

    • 9/25/2019
    • 12:14 PM
    • Environment, Prevention of pollution from ships, News and updates, News, Fokusområde 2020

    The first cruise season with new regulations for the world heritage fjords is behind us. The harbourmasters on the fjords concerned have received fewer complaints about smoke, but are already looking forward to even stricter regulations in the years to come.

  • Increasing number of bulk carriers into NIS

    • 9/18/2019
    • 3:34 PM
    • News and updates, News

    This week, three bulk carriers flagged into NIS from Singapore. In the course of September, we expect another three bulk carriers from the same shipowner into the same register.