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The drive for January 1, 2020 and meeting the new IMO2020 fuel rules has RIP: John E. O’Malley

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Peter Pospiech - Germany been, in a word, manic. I’ve covered many new regulations in my 27 years in this Last month John Edward

William Stoichevski - Scandinavia job, and never before have I seen so much confusion and uncertainty in the market. O’Malley passed away at the age of


Irina Vasilets (OK, to be fair, the Ballast Water Technology rules and systems caused its own con- 88 at his home in Glen Head, NY.

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Corporate Staff lost effectively dulled my senses!). of John J. O’Malley, founder of Mari-

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There remains real and justi? able concern that when the clock strikes midnight on time Activity Reports in 1939. He

Information Technology 2019, there will be problems, big problems in ef? cient operation of ships globally. I proudly served in the U.S. Navy dur-

Vladimir Bibik am the polar opposite of a gloom-and-doom’ sort, but the rapidity of this rule from ing the Korean War, which is where

Subscription announcement to implementation is unprecedented. In regards to fuel, the availability, he discovered his passion for ? ying.

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This month’s ‘Green Marine’ coverage focuses on a myriad of connected issues to John enjoyed horseback riding and

Frank Covella this main theme. Norway, soon to host the year’s biggest maritime event in the form classic cars. On March 6, 1952 John +1 561 732 1659 of NorShipping 2019, has never been one to shy from aggressively pushing envi- joined the publishing ? rm his father

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Mike Kozlowski that Norway has set a January 1, 2026 deadline for “Zero Emission Fjord Cruising,” rose to the position of Publisher of +1 561 733 2477 as William Stoichevski reports starting on page 40. As with any new emission rule, Maritime Reporter & Engineering this will require an ample quantity of research and investment, bringing new think- News, leading the ? rm and growing

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Germany each and everyone is in compliance with the new emission rules. The ‘Green’ cover- tireless supporter of the American

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