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Guidance on the Carriage of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF)
19 Apr 2016
DefinitionRDF stands for Refuse Derived Fuel. It is produced from commercial, industrial and household waste and is sold as a fuel for incineration in, for example, power...
Yemen: Current Situation
08 Jan 2016
British Marine has been observing the ever changing situation in the Yemen in view of the political unrest. We understand that at this moment a humanitarian cease-fire...

Changes to British Marine Terms and Conditions for 2016
05 Feb 2016
British Marine has made some changes to the expiring British Marine terms and conditions, which are reflected in the 2016 editions and in the Policy of Insurance.General...
Legal Update: Non-Payment of Hire under a Charterparty
21 Apr 2015
The LawIn 2013, Flaux J argued in The Astra [2013] EWHC 865 (Comm), that payment of hire by Charterers was a condition of the Charterparty. Owners were therefore entitled...