Month: April 2020


DGS Circular 17 of 2020

Subject: Guidelines for Online Exit exam for DGS approved modular courses Date: Apr 24, 2020 Whereas the 2010 amendments to “Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for seafarers” (STCW) 1978, Convention as amended, required maritime administration to control, monitor, and supervise the Maritime Training Institutes (MTI) approved for conducting the maritime courses. Whereas the 2010 …

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MARPOL Annex 4 Explained

The discharge of raw sewage into the sea can create a health hazard. Sewage can also lead to oxygen depletion and can be obvious visual pollution in coastal areas – a major problem for countries with tourist industries. The discharge of sewage into the sea from ships also contributes to marine pollution.

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