NL 174/17 | Paris MOU & Tokyo MOU announce Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on ECDIS

Jun 15, 2017

Refers to: Ship Managers/Owners, Clients, PHRS Representatives
Action Date: September 2017


Dear all,

The purpose of subject newsletter is to inform all interested parties about the conduction of a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) from the Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) jointly with the Tokyo MoU. The Black Sea MoU will also participate in the same CIC campaign.

Please click here for the relevant Press Release for more details.


The CIC will focus on navigation safety, including Electronic Chart Display Information Systems (ECDIS).


The campaign will be held for three months, beginning on the 1st of September 2017 till the 30th of November 2017.


During this time, Port State Control (PSC) Officers are expected to use a standard questionnaire, which will be published in August 2017.


Once the CIC questionnaire will be published in August, PHRS will launch a similar CIC throughout its classed ships in order to ensure that  the ships will be better prepared for the CIC.


Do not hesitate to contact us for any clarifications you may need on the above.

 June 12th, 2017  -  PHRS Head Office