Directive of establishing a framework for maritime spatial planning and integrated coastal management

05/08/2013

In March 2013, the Commission proposed legislation to create a common framework for maritime spatial planning and integrated coastal management. While each EU country will be free to plan its own maritime activities, local, regional and national planning in shared seas would be made more compatible through a set of minimum common requirements.

 

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Finnish maritime-related legislation is based on international regulations

17/07/2013

There is supranational and national levels which affect to maritime sector in form of recommendations, regulations and legislation. This is also a common model in other countries.

 

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DNV to Issue Rules on Methanol Bunkers

07/06/2013

Classification society Det Norske Veritas (DNV) says it is preparing to release new rules for using methanol and other low-flashpoint bunker fuels.

 

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