Tindall Riley acquires Cornes P&I

Ownership of the Britannia Club’s exclusive correspondent in Japan is changing hands, with the business to be acquired by Tindall Riley, the managers of the protection-and-indemnity mutual.


Rena wreck-removal saga heads back to court

A warning of the huge cost involved in attempting to remove more of the wreck of the 3,032-teu Rena (built 1990) has been given to a New Zealand Environment Court reviewing a decision to abandon what remains of the boxship.


Lack of tanker spills is challenge for clubs

A sign of the times is that North of England Protecting & Indemnity (P&I) Association admiralty director Matthew Moore is an experienced maritime lawyer and claims handler who over a 22-year career has handled quite a few bunker pollution incidents but not a single headline tanker spill.