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DGST appoints 24 new PSCOs and 9 mentors

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16 March 2018: The Secretary of the Directorate General for Sea Transportation, Capt Rudiana, formally appointed 24 successful candidates as Port State Control Officers on Friday 16 Marche 2018. He also appointed 9 PSC Mentors.  The PSCOs strengthen Indonesian inspection capacity which was recently enhanced with the formalisation of national regulations to clarify the basis […]

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Port State Control regulation introduced

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Indonesia introduced comprehensive Port State Control regulations in late 2017 following a long period of detailed development work with assistance from our team of experts. These regulations formalise and clarify the legal authority for the conduct of PSC inspections and set out details of: a. safety and security checks for Foreign Ships; b. the PSCO; […]

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Indonesian Non-Convention Vessel Standard (NCVS)

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The Indonesian Ministry of Transportation (KEMENHUB) has launched the comprehensive Non-Convention Vessel Standard (NCVS) for Indonesian-flagged vessels under 500 GT. This major reform was supported by the Australian Government with funding and technical advice.  The Directorate General of Sea Transportation (DGST) was the primary agency and received technical support from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). […]