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Saturday, December 16, 2017

No. 24/2000

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16.06.2000

BRAZILIAN BALLAST WATER TREATMENT

Further reports have been received regarding Brazilian ballast water treatment clauses. Based on preventing the spread of the cholera bacterium, a number of ports in the Caribs and North / Northeast Brazil are requiring the treatment of ballast water by the use of a solution of calcium hypochlorite and chlorine.... More

16.06.2000

4TH INDUSTRY MEETING ON SHIP RECYCLING

INTERTANKO was once again involved in the industry’s Working Group meeting on Ship Recycling, held earlier this week at the International Chamber of Shipping offices in London.... More

16.06.2000

ERRONEOUS INFORMATION ON THE EQUASIS DATABASE

INTERTANKO has already warned members about this, but feels that the issue is sufficiently important to repeat that not all the information in the EQUASIS database is correct. Some owners have found significant errors when checking the data on their ships, including ships incorrectly attributed to them and most importantly detentions details from PSC which are wrong or which have been lifted. I...... More

16.06.2000

INTERTANKO APPLAUDS WASHINGTON STATE DECISION TO REPEAL TANKER RULES

The International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (“INTERTANKO”) welcomes recent actions by the State of Washington to repeal 11 state regulations governing tank vessel activity in that State.... More

16.06.2000

IRS HEARINGS ON PROPOSED SECTION 883 TAX REGULATIONS

INTERTANKO was represented by the maritime tax expert Derick W. Betts Jr. of Seward & Kissel at this public hearing, who has provided the following report:... More

16.06.2000

LLOYD'S REGISTER DEVELOPS BALLAST WATER NOTATIONS

London based classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has recently formalised the voluntary Guidance notes developed by the IMO on ballast water management and developed this into ship specific notations.... More

16.06.2000

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

16.06.2000

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

16.06.2000

INTERTANKO IN THE PRESS THIS WEEK

Lloyd’s List, 14 June 2000 ‘French vote to hit hard on offending tanker captains’ ... More

16.06.2000

USA: LOS ANGELES-LONG BEACH – TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF THE TRAFFIC SEPARATION SCHEMES

The traffic separation scheme (TSS) “in the approaches to Los Angeles – Long Beach” will be temporarily suspended as from 1 September 2000 at 0000 hours UTC due to an improvement project.... More

16.06.2000

LOCAL PORT NEWS

Mexico: Coatzacoalcos/Pajaritos – Cancellation of night traffic Brunei : Seria – Light dues implemented 1 June 2000 postponed ... More