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No. 21/2000

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26.05.2000

EXXONMOBIL VOY2000 ISSUED

ExxonMobil have now issued ExxonMobil VOY2000, which they intend to use from 1 June 2000. INTERTANKO's Documentary Committee will be examining in detail this new charterparty form and further comments will be published. If in the meantime any member would like to be sent a copy of this charterparty form please contact john.fawcett-ellis@intertanko.com ... More

26.05.2000

REPORT ON THE OUTCOME OF TRANSPONDER AND VOYAGE DATA RECORDER ISSUES AT IMO LAST WEEK

Under the revision of Chapter V of SOLAS, at the IMO, during last weeks Marine Safety Committee meeting, the two above issues were addressed. INTERTANKO had submitted papers on both issues. The result of the lengthy discussions, which took half the day to resolve are as follows:... More

26.05.2000

INTERTANKO IN THE PRESS THIS WEEK

Lloyd’s List Lloyd’s List Maritime Asia, May 2000, *Tighter anti pollution standards pay dividends TradeWinds TradeWinds, 26 May 2000, ‘INTERTANKO-Red tape hampers European legislation’ ... More

26.05.2000

COULOMBI EGG OIL TANKER PATENTS GRANTED

INTERTANKO has received from the inventor of the Couloumbi Egg, an alternative tanker design recognised under IMO but not by the USCG, the following announcement:... More

26.05.2000

REPORT FROM THE MEETING OF ON 22 MAY OF THE TRANSPORT COMMITTEE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

The Transport Committee of the European Parliament met for the first time on Monday to discuss the post-Erika Communication presented by the Commission in March. Mrs Aida Axelson from Prisma Consulting attended the meeting on behalf of INTERTANKO.... More

26.05.2000

DECISION BY A VENEZUELAN CRIMINAL COURT AGAINST THE MASTER OF NISSOS AMORGOS

INTERTANKO has noted with concern the decision handed down by a Venezuelan Criminal Court against Konstantinos Spiropulos, Master of the Greek owned tanker ‘Nissos Amorgos’.... More

26.05.2000

LAUNCH OF EQUASIS AT IMO 24 MAY

INTERTANKO attended the official launch of the EQUASIS website operated by public authorities to promote quality shipping.... More

26.05.2000

MEETING WITH EXXONMOBIL ON VETTING ISSUES

INTERTANKO recently met with Mr. Tim Knowles and Mr. Kim Kanghong of ExxonMobil to discuss vetting issues experienced by INTERTANKO members following the merger of the two companies and also to learn what the new method of operation for ExxonMobil will be.... More

26.05.2000

FIRST INTERNATIONAL FUJAIRAH BUNKERING AND FUEL OIL FORUM (FUJCON 2000)

6 - 8 NOVEMBER 2000, THE AL DIAR SIJI HOTEL, FUJAIRAH, UAE... More

26.05.2000

DELAYS AT THE PANAMA CANAL

It is reported that the delays have now become totally unacceptable.   Despite protest from local agents, the Booking System continues to be in operation albeit in Condition 3.  Delays of up to 9 days have been experienced.  INTERTANKO will approach the Panama Canal Authority requesting them to do whatever is  necessary to drastically improve this unacceptable situation. ... More

26.05.2000

INTERTANKO’S NEWS DESK

Since the launch of INTERTANKO’s Weekly NEWS 8 December 1999 the circulation has increased from 320 to over 800. To ensure we continue to provide the best possible service, we would appreciate receiving your comments/recommendations to improve this service. In addition, we would be grateful if you would let us know if you would prefer INTERTANKO's Weekly NEWS to be sent to an alternative e-mail...... More

26.05.2000

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE WEEKLY NEWS!

What is the Weekly NEWS? INTERTANKO launched the Weekly NEWS service to enhance the communication with the membership on INTERTANKO and industry issues. The Weekly NEWS provides short, up-to-the-minute news items about pertinent developments within INTERTANKO’s work programme and the tanker industry in a cost effective and timely manner. Since its launch on 8 December 1999, the Weekly NEWS has...... More

26.05.2000

“SAFE BOARDING WEEK” 26 -30 JUNE 2000 IN THE PANAMA CANAL

To promote awareness and compliance with the Canal requirements for transiting vessels, a “Safe Boarding Week” will be held during the week 26 through 30 June 2000.... More

26.05.2000

UPDATED TANKER MARKET TIME-SERIES INFORMATION AND GRAPHS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB

On the market pages on the INTERTANKO web you will now find updated downloadable spreadsheet files and graphs of current and historic tanker market statistics such as deliveries, scrapping, fleet development, etc. For further information, please visit the market pages ... More

26.05.2000

THE SELAT RUPAT CHANNEL (DUMAI)

Further to our article in P&T No. 3/2000 it is reported that with effect from 23 May 2000 the Indonesian government has implemented light dues of USD 0.027/GT for all vessels calling Indonesian ports .  The dues are being collected to raise funds for the improvement of navigation aids throughout the country. Hence, regarding the inadequate lighting of the Selat Rupat Channels, it must be assume...... More

26.05.2000

LIGHT DUES IMPLEMENTED FOR SERIA

With effect from 1 June 2000 all vessels calling at an SBM will be charged light dues at the following rate:  10 cents/GT, arrival and departure at the SBM calculated separately. The Marine Department has further specified that should the same vessel arrive a third time within a calendar month, the light dues for the third call will be waived. Source: Tsakos Shipping & Trading S.A., P. Faliro; ...... More