IMMARBE MMN 20/002 - Extension on Mandatory Surveys and Audits and Dry-docking
Issuing time:2020-03-20 19:27
The purpose of the Merchant Marine Notice is to inform all concerned parties of the current situation and temporary measures to be taken by the Technical Department due to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus disease causing complications for the regular shipping operation, traveling restrictions and the fast spread extended to several countries, IMMARBE's Technical Department has decided to take temporary measures related to Implementation and Enforcement of IMO Instruments due to force majeure.
IMMARBE's Technical Department is prepared to grant extension on mandatory surveys and audits (SOLAS, MAR POL, Load Line, ISM,ISPS, MLC, 2006, etc.) and dry-docking up to May 31st, 2020.
Similarly, our Administration have already developed a contingency plan, ready to be implemented at any time, in order toallow us to continue our normal operations uninterrupted under any situation,while placing health and safety as a top priority.