Pacific Workshop Enhances Preparedness For Search And Rescue

Pacific workshop enhances preparedness for search and rescue

A mass rescue operations sea and air search and rescue (SAR) exercise in the Pacific Ocean off Hawaii, United States, was just one key element in the 8th Regional Pacific SAR (PacSAR) Workshop (22-26 July). The workshop, organized by IMO in collaboration with the Pacific Community (SPC), aimed to promote ratification of the International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue, 1979 (SAR Convention) in the region, identify gaps and promote common best practices in SAR services.

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Nakilat Utilises Newly Expanded Panama Canal To Reduce Voyage Duration

  • Nakilat’s LPG vessels have transited through the newly expanded Panama Canal some 16 times.
  • As one of the world’s leading transporter of clean energy, Nakilat’s fleet of 70 vessels deliver to more than 26 countries across the world.
  • The Panama Canal is one of the most commonly traversed waterways connecting the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
  • Its expansion in 2016 allowed for Neopanamax vessels to now transit through the canal locks allowing a shorter voyage.

Nakilat’s LPG vessels have transited...

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