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ABS American Bureau of Shipping    
AIS Automatic Identification System    
AMNI Associate Member of the Nautical Institute    
AMVER US Coast Guard's Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System    
BFI Baltic Freight Index    
BIMCO Baltic and International Maritime Council    
Bimcosale Bimco standard form of bill of sale    
BOSVA British Offshore Support Vessel Owners Association    
BPI Baltic Panamax Index    
CCS China Classification Society    
CEN European Committee for Standardisation    
DGPS Differential Global Positioning System    
DLong Difference in Longitude    
DNC Digital Nautical Chart    
doc Document of Compliance    
DSV Diving Support Vessel    
DWT Deadweight Ton    
DX.90 Format for digital cartographic data    
EC European Commission    
ECDIS Electronic Chart Display and Information System    
ECS Electronic Chart System    
EEZ Exclusive Economic Zone    
EN European Standard    
EPIRB Emergency Position-Indicating Radio Beacon    
EPS IMO performance standard for ECDIS    
FNI Fellow of the Nautical Institute    
FO Fuel Oil    
FPSO Floating Production, Storage and Offloading System    
FSA Formal Safety Assessment    
HO Hydrographic Office    
HP High Pass    
HSC International Code of Safety for High-Speed Craft    
HSE Health and Safety Executive    
HSE health safety and environmental    
HSWA Health and Safety at Work Act    
IACS International Association of Classification Societies    
IBCS Integrated Bridge Control System    
IBIA International Bunker Industry Association    
IFSMA International Federation of Ship Masters Associations    
IFTPA International Forest Product Transport Association    
IGO Inter-governmental Organisation    
IGS Inert Gas System    
IICL Institute of Internatioanl Container Lessors    
IS International Standard    
ISM Code International Safety Management Code    
ISMA International Ship Managers Association    
ISO International Standards Organisation    
ISSN International Standard Serial Number (ISO 3297)    
IT Information Technology    
LAN Local Area Network