IMO Data Collection System (IMO-DCS, “IMO-MRV”):
Amendments to Chapter 4 of MARPOL Annex VI were adopted at MEPC 70, and will enter into force on 1 March 2018. Monitoring the fuel consumed and other relevant data on energy efficiency is starting from January 2019. Flag State Administrations will be in charge of validation measures. ClassNK works on behalf of more than 120 flag states (RECOGNISED ORGANISATION).
Movena recommends WEATHER NEWS INTERNATIONAL (WNI) as your first choice for EU MRV and IMO-DCS related measures. WNI specialists are regularily available in Germany (please send your enquiry to: firstname.lastname@example.org). ClassNK is the accredited verifier for emission data control and upload to EMSA THETIS data base.