CINS has recently published the latest of its Cargo Guidelines and Awareness Papers – the “CINS Waste Awareness Document”
CINS is pleased to welcome three new Advisory Members
The updated Conference Agenda for the next CINS Members Meeting, taking place in Rotterdam on Tuesday 5 June 2018, has been published. The Meeting is being generously hosted by CINS Member NileDutch – their hospitality is very much appreciated.
Two New CINS Cargo Guidelines Published: Cocoa Butter and Metal Scrap
CINS/IGP&I Clubs Guidelines for the Carriage of Calcium Hypochlorite in Containers – Revised version 3.0 published
The revised version (“Version 3.0”) of the “Guidelines for the Carriage of Calcium Hypochlorite in Containers” has been published jointly by CINS and the International Group of P&I Clubs.
CINS is pleased to welcome HDASCO Shipping Line (a member of IRISL Group) as the latest carrier to join the organisation.
A total of 34 participants attended the 9th CINS Members Meeting in London on Tuesday 5 December 2017. The Meeting was generously hosted by the UK P&I Club in its London office.
This Guideline for the Carriage of Hides & Skins in Containers has been prepared by a Working Group comprising Members of CINS (the Cargo Incident Notification System).
New Guidelines for the carriage of Charcoal and Carbon in containers have been published jointly by CINS (the Cargo Incident Notification System) and the International Group of P&I Clubs.
The Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) has won the prestigious Bureau International des Containers (BIC) 2017 BIC Award. Presented annually, the award honors an individual or organization for notable contributions to safety, security, standardization, or sustainability in containerized transportation.
CINS and the Container Owners Association have been working on the development of Guidelines for the Carriage of Cargoes in Non-Operating Reefers (NOR’s). The project has been sponsored by the TT Club.
Members will be aware that the CINS Technical Secretary is now producing monthly Cargo Incident Reports.
A total of 28 participants attended the 8th CINS Meeting in Marseille on Tuesday 13 June, hosted by CMA CGM.
Arrangements are now in place for the next CINS Meeting, which is being hosted by CMA CGM at its office in Marseille on Tuesday 13 June.
CINS Vice-Chairman Ken Rohlmann (Senior Director Cargo Service / Dangerous Goods, Hapag-Lloyd) was a speaker at the Packaged Dangerous Goods seminar held in London last month.
CINS and the International Group of P&I Clubs have issued revised joint industry guidance on the carriage of Calcium Hypochlorite by sea (first publication in May 2016) that now takes account of the package limit of 100 lb drums under US measurement as well as the previously stated package limit of 45kg net weight.
The CINS Cargo Guidelines Work Group has just completed a 2-day meeting in Hamburg this week. Hosted by Hapag-Lloyd, the meeting focused on the creation of future CINS Guidelines for the carriage of a number of specific cargoes where there have been industry-wide incidents in recent months.