Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Port State Control Report 2016.

This report summarises the PSC activities of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and reports on the performance of commercial shipping companies, flag States and Classification Societies for the 2016 calendar year. 2016 summary of PSC activity: During the calendar year there were: – 27,516 ship arrivals by 5719 foreign-flagged ships – 3675 PSC inspections – 246…

India: Port State Control and Flag State Inspection standards in place

A positive note: The Indian Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) issued a notice implementing standards for Port State Control (PSC) and Flag State Implementation (FSI) inspectors. Owners / Managers welcome this new move which will greatly improve the PSC experience in the country. Click on below image to download relevant document. Source: India Directorate General of Shipping.