Regulation – Page 9

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    Hexcel obtains DNV GL type approval

    2020-05-05T10:53:00Z

    Hexcel, the US supplier of advanced composite materials to the marine and other markets, has announced that its HexPly M79 prepreg materials have achieved Type Approval Certification from DNV GL.

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    Greece extends yacht lockdown

    2020-05-05T10:19:00Z

    The Greek National Commission for the Protection of Public Health has announced that all private leisure boats and commercial craft, regardless of flag, are prohibited from departing or arriving within the Greek Territory between Monday 4 May at 6am until Monday 18 May at 6am for precautionary public health reasons. ...

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    Sailing and boat access rules in Spain to start easing from Monday

    2020-05-01T15:43:00Z

    22,000 leisure craft in Balearic Islands unused since Spanish lockdown introduced

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    MEPs sign letter to EU Commission outlining impact of COVID-19 on boating sector

    2020-04-29T14:40:00Z

    Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from several political groups and countries co-signed a letter to Thierry Breton, the EU Commissioner for the Internal Market, on Tuesday that underlines the impact of COVID-19 on the boating sector.

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    Greece to ease lockdown restrictions next week

    2020-04-29T09:22:00Z

    Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced yesterday (Tuesday 28 April) on national TV that restrictions on citizens’ movements would be lifted and more shops allowed to reopen from May 4 in a gradual easing of a lockdown imposed to curb the spread of the new coronavirus.

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    US boaters rally for a return to on-water activity

    2020-04-27T14:43:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    From coast-to-coast and border-to-border, boaters in various parts of the US held on-water parade rallies to call attention to the plight of commercial operators, while encouraging lifting restrictions on boating, fishing and other activities banned or greatly curtailed by social distancing practices aimed at curbing the spread of the COVID-19 ...

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    SA boatbuilding prepares for possible reopening with Risk Adjustment guidelines

    2020-04-27T11:00:00Z

    The South African boatbuilding sector has released industry hygiene guidelines to limit the spread of coronavirus ahead of a possible partial reopening of the marine manufacturing sector.

  • L-R: Rayglass CEO Dave Larsen and Tony Yurjevic
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    Kiwi builders return to work as NZ lockdown measures ease

    2020-04-27T09:48:00Z IBI , by Barry Thompson

    As New Zealand prepares for an easing of lockdown measures at 11:59pm tonight, Kiwi boatbuilders are looking forward to returning to work on Tuesday under Level 3 restrictions. When Level 4 lockdown came in over five weeks ago, Kiwi boat manufacturers, along with the rest of the country, had ...

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    EU roadmap for lifting of COVID-19 containment measures

    2020-04-20T14:20:00Z

    The European Boating Industry association (EBI) has provided the following update from the EU recommending a coordinated approach to lifting Coronavirus restrictions across the region

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    ABYC updates USCG guide, solicits input for future standards updates

    2020-04-14T13:02:00Z

    Standards updates applicable to all companies building boats for the US market

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    Global Covid-19 update | 9 April

    2020-04-09T14:37:00Z

    The International Council of Marine Industry Association (ICOMIA) and its member associations are providing regular updates to a ’living’ State of the Industry report tracking the latest regulations regarding COVID-19 and the specific impacts on the boating sector in countries across the world.

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    Global Covid-19 update (New)

    2020-04-07T13:54:00Z

    The International Council of Marine Industry Association (ICOMIA) and its member associations are providing regular updates to a ’living’ State of the Industry report tracking the latest regulations regarding COVID-19 and the specific impacts on the boating sector in countries across the world.

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    Global Covid-19 update

    2020-04-03T16:16:00Z

    The International Council of Marine Industry Association (ICOMIA) and its member associations are providing regular updates to a ’living’ State of the Industry report tracking the latest regulations regarding COVID-19 and the specific impacts on the boating sector in countries across the world.

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    US Paycheck Protection Program begins 3 April

    2020-04-01T13:46:00Z

    Boat dealers and small builders in the US can begin applying for economic relief this weekend under a new government program put into place to stem the financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    Global COVID-19 Update

    2020-03-31T12:24:00Z

    The International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA) and its member associations have provided a ’State of the Industry’ report covering COVID-19 restrictions implemented in countries across the world, particularly as they apply to the boating sector

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    EBI supports open EU borders for goods and introduction of ‘green lanes’

    2020-03-30T14:56:00Z

    support open EU borders for goods and introduction of the green lanes

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    What the US$2 trillion relief package means to the boating industry

    2020-03-30T14:21:00Z

    With over half the US under ‘stay at home’ orders from state or local governments, President Trump has signed a US$2 trillion economic relief package aimed at workers and businesses of all sizes, while separate action has seen additional action on tariffs. The package allows businesses to delay payment ...

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    NZ marine industry temporarily suspended

    2020-03-30T13:54:00Z

    New Zealand is now in total lockdown

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    Dutch sector seeks guarantee fund as economic outlook darkens over coronavirus

    2020-03-27T15:55:00Z

    The coronavirus will force a 3.5% drop in Dutch economic growth this year, says ABN AMRO. The Netherlands’ third largest bank sees growth returning in 2021, possibly by as much as 2.5%.

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    Canada passes USMCA trade agreement into law

    2020-03-16T12:30:00Z

    The Canadian government passed legislation on Friday ratifying the new US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) before shutting down until April 20 as a result of the developing Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.