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15 June - INTERTANKO/ILTA/USCG Chemical Tanker Seminar, Houston, Texas.

The INTERTANKO Chemical Tanker Subcommittee - Americas (CTSCA) will hold its first Chemical Tanker Seminar in the afternoon of 15 June 2004 at the Hilton Hotel in Houston, Texas. A meeting of the CTSCA will be held in the morning. Issues discussed at the seminar will include maritime safety and security, environmental crimes, state regulations; there will be a presentation on the chemical tanker market outlook. There will also be a USCG and IMO update as well as a presentation by the COTP Houston-Galveston.

The meeting and seminar are being held in conjunction with the ILTA (Independent Liquid Terminals Association) Annual Conference and Trade Show, allowing attendees to participate in both events. The seminar is open to INTERTANKO and ILTA members, former CCA members and any other interested parties who register before 7 June 2004.

Click here for the draft agenda of the INTERTANKO/ILTA/USCG Chemical Tanker Seminar on 15 June 2004.

A block of rooms has been reserved at Hilton Americas–Houston, phone (713) 739-8000, fax (713) 739-8007, website Identify yourself as attending the ILTA Conference and Trade Show to receive the group rate - the group code is LIQ.

Contact: Margaret Doyle

22-23 June - Platts Bunker and Residual Fuel Conference, New Orleans

The conference will take place in the Hotel Monaco in New Orleans. INTERTANKO’s Technical and Engineering Director Dragos Rauta will make a presentation and will be on the panel for the session entitled Assessing the Environmental and Regulatory outlook for the bunker and residual markets.

For conference details click here

28 June – Joint Tanker Project presentation, London

Lloyd’s Register will give a presentation on the new Common Rules for newbuilding construction – the Joint Tanker Project. This will take place at LR’s offices at 71, Fenchurch Street, London.

28-29 June - API Biennial Tanker Conference, San Diego, California

The conference will take place at the Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego with the theme of ‘Cooperative Solutions to Common Problems’ and with a list of top U.S. and international speakers. INTERTANKO’s Chairman Stephen Van Dyck will moderate the session entitled ‘The cost of doing business in the US – seeking the proper balance’. INTERTANKO’s Technical Director Dragos Rauta will also be present.

For details click here

29-30 June -IMB conference on piracy and maritime security, Kuala Lumpur

The 5th International Maritime Bureau (IMB) meeting on piracy and maritime security is scheduled for 29-30 June 2004 in Kuala Lumpur. Keynote presentations will address facts and fiction on the real threat of maritime terrorism, and the future of maritime security. Main topics discussed will be: piracy and armed attacks against ships today, anti-piracy measures demonstrations (practical demonstrations will be carried out), maritime security, the response. INTERTANKO will be represented by John Fawcett-Ellis, who will also make a presentation on protecting vulnerable vessels – the tanker owners’ view.

Contact: Steinar Kr. Digre and John Fawcett-Ellis