News

  • Fire risks - low pressure fuel pipes

    The Cefor Technical Forum has published a memo about the risks associated with leaks from low pressure fuel oil pipes/equipment and hot spots in the engine room. 

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  • New: Handbook on hull insurance

    A new edition of "Handbook on hull insurance" by authors Trine-Lise Wilhelmsen and Hans Jacob Bull is now available for sale.

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  • Anne Systad elected Cefor Chair

    Anne Systad, Area Manager of Codan Marine Norway, has been elected Chair of the Cefor Board of Directors by the Association's Annual General Meeting.

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  • Claims in hibernation

    Increasing volatility by major claims impact - Total losses back to long-term positive trend - Depressed shipping markets drive insured values further down - Which role play lay-ups for the claims frequency?

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  • Challenges of large container vessels

    The Cefor Technical Forum has highlighted some of the technical risk elements of ultra large container vessels in a new memo published today.

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  • Sweden adopts Nairobi Convention

    In a Parliament proposal presented 16 March 2017, the Government recommends that Sweden adopts the Nairobi International Convention on the removal of wrecks.

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  • Nordic Marine Insurance Education Programme 2017-2018

    Registration to the comprehensive one year part-time programme is now closed.

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  • Interest Rates on Claims 2017

    Interest Rates on Claims settled in accordance with the Nordic Marine Insurance Plan of 2013 (the Plan) for 2017 are  now available  under Clauses. This information is updated January every year. Read More
  • 2017 Annual seminar & dinner 6 April

    The Cefor annual seminar and dinner will be held in conjunction with the Association's Annual General Meeting at the Grand Hotel in Oslo Thursday 6 April (by personal invitation only).

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  • Lay-up seminar MOUs


    The Cefor Offshore Energy Forum held a seminar in Oslo on 12 December 2016.

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  • Catalog member publications

    A catalog with member publications is now available under About Cefor-Members-Publications on this website.

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  • Lay-up of MOUs - insurance guidelines

    The Cefor Offshore Energy Forum held a seminar on lay-up of Mobile Offshore Units (MOUs) Monday 12 December in Oslo.

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  • Sverige kan få finansskatt i 2018

    An expert committee appointed by the Swedish Government has recommended to impose a payroll tax on the financial industry as of 1 January 2018. The main task of the committee has been to find alternatives that will reduce the tax advantage of operations not being subject to value added tax (VAT) ... Read More
  • Norsk finansskatt fra 2017

    A new tax on financial institutions in Norway was proposed today. The new tax will impair the competitiveness of the Norwegian marine insurance market against competition abroad.

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  • 2016 June Hull claims trends

    While 2015 saw an increase in total and major losses, bringing thus the major claims impact back to the expected level, this trend did not continue into 2016.  The overall claims frequency continues its positive downward trend. Also the total loss frequency is in 2016 back to its lowest registere... Read More

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