16 January 2020
As part of its offering to members, BIMCO has updated and expanded its online database on ice information. Foremost, the web-resource reflects the recently amended Polar Code and the subsequently revised national rules, which regulates navigation in arctic waters.
26 November 2019
Check out our BIMCO Ice Information section which has been completely updated.
03 January 2020
Providing information on average dates of freezing and ice break-up, ice extent. Baltic Sea icebreaking report, Finnish and Swedish Winter Navigation reports as well as recommendations by HELCOM can also be found here.
23 October 2019
To have a basic understanding of ice navigation, this section provides useful references for members to have an overview of the various types of ice-information services available in the world as well as some guidance on the types of ice formation and conditions for ships operating in ice-covered waters.
07 January 2020
Providing essential information on icebreakers assistance for ships entering or transiting the Northern Sea Route.
09 October 2019
Geographic landscape of Cook Inlet and its marine ice environment
20 April 2020
11 October 2018
Some provisional ice forecast conditions for the new winter season 2018-2019 on the Gulf of Finland around areas of St.Petersburg, Ust-Luga and Vyborg/Vysotsk.
11 August 2019
This 360-page publication will allow seafarers to acquire the necessary knowledge, that when combined with practical experience, will enable safe navigation in ice.
01 October 2019
Explaining how the Egg Code is used in relation to ships making navigational decisions in ice-affected waters.