Focus on Safe operations

Good routines for safe operations reduce the risk of accidents. That's why safety managment is our Focus Area for 2017.

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Recent updates

Recent news

  • NIS-, and MLC guarantee may now be merged

    • 20.01.2017
    • 15:08
    • News and updates
    • News
    • NIS
    • MLC

    For ships which are or will be registered in the NIS and have employees who are not covered by Norwegian or EEA social security schemes: it is possible to merge the NIS guarantee and financial security for abandoned seafarers in cases other than bankruptcy

  • New rates and annual fees for ships in the NIS

    • 19.01.2017
    • 13:46
    • News and updates
    • News

    On January 1, the NMA’s fees were adjusted upwards with 2.8 %. The annual fees will be invoiced from the Norwegian National Collection Agency in week 4.

  • Breaking new ground in hydrogen ferry project

    • 19.01.2017
    • 12:30
    • Vessels
    • News and updates
    • News
    • hydrogen

    The NMA's green technology experts are involved in the innovation project HYBRIDShips in Trondheim. Through this project, Fiskerstrand aims to develop the world’s first hydrogen-powered ferry, and the project will bring forward the NMA’s approval process for the use of hydrogen as fuel in maritime transport.

  • Significant growth in the NIS fleet

    • 20.12.2016
    • 14:35
    • News and updates
    • News

    2016 has been a very good year for the Norwegian International Ship Register (NIS), which has increased its tonnage with as much as nine per cent in one year.