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Saturday, August 18, 2018

No. 44/2004

  • 1 November - International Chartering Forum - Stamford, CT on 1 November 2004
  • 4-5 November, ASBA Annual Cargo Conference, Miami Beach, Florida
  • 8-9 November, Tripartite meeting, Yokohama
  • 10 November - Asian Regional Panel - Tokyo
  • 10 November, INTERTANKO Tanker Seminar, Tokyo
  • 11 November, Chemical Tanker Committee (CTC) meeting, Singapore
  • 16 November, INTERTANKO Vetting Seminar, Singapore
  • 17 November, Vetting Committee meeting, Singapore
  • 1-2 December, INTERTANKO Iberian Peninsular Seminar, Madrid
  • 2 December, ITOPF International Seminar on Oil Spill Preparedness, Response and Compensation in association with INTERTANKO, Madrid
  • 7 December, Chemical Tanker SubCommittee (Americas), Houston
  • 13 December, Round Table buffet lunch, London
  • 14 December, IACS Council and Round Table joint meeting, London
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  • Bunker Alert – High density fuels in Panama Canal, Panama
  • Bunker Quality Report of 21 October 2004
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    INTERTANKO Council discusses key industry issues after no-nonsense address by Netherlands Transport Minister

    The highlight of INTERTANKO’s Council meeting in Amsterdam was the dinner address by the Netherlands Minister of Transport and Public Works Karla Peijs. In a no-nonsense, yet human and humorous speech, the Minister called for enforcement of rules (not just ratification and implementation) as well as for a harmonisation of rules. She also called for a better relationship between the European Uni...... More


    INTERTANKO’s Executive Committee meets in Amsterdam

    INTERTANKO’s Executive Committee met earlier this week in Amsterdam in preparation for the Council meeting, making key proposals for the Council while also furthering discussion on the work of INTERTANKO on the image of the industry. Under the chairmanship of INTERTANKO Chairman Stephen Van Dyck, the Executive Committee met to prepare for the Council meeting and continue its role in providing...... More


    Equasis Editorial Board meeting tackles CAS and PSC deficiencies

    The meeting of the Equasis 7 th Editorial Board Meeting was held in the INTERTANKO/ INTERCARGO offices in London on 28 October 2004 and was attended by over 20 industry representatives from the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), United States Coast Guard (USCG), International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), International Chamber o...... More


    Round Table Forum calls for continuous improvement from the shipping industry

    “We are committed to continuous improvement,” said INTERTANKO Chairman Stephen Van Dyck to 60 senior executives at this week’s Round Table Forum at the RAC Club in London . Calling for commitment, collaboration, cooperation and coordination, Van Dyck, who is Chairman of Maritrans and also of the West of England P&I Club, believes that every link in the chain of responsibility also has its...... More


    IOPC Assembly discusses possible revisions to the CLC/FC regime

    At the meeting of the IOPC (International Oil Pollution Compensation) Assembly this week in the IMO HQ in London , a report was given of the 3 rd Intersessional Working Group’s meetings held in February and May 2004. The Chairman of the Working Group reported that member states remained divided on the question of whether or not to reopen the 1992 Civil Liability and Fund Conventions (CLC & FC) ...... More


    INTERTANKO to attend meeting of the OECD Transport Committee

    On 3/4 November the Transport Committee of the OECD will meet to discuss inter alia the report made by Terrence Coghlin on the marine insurance industry. The Coghlin report focuses in particular on the International Group of P&I Clubs (IG) and the role that they can play in weeding out substandard tanker operators. INTERTANKO welcomes this report, which provides a comprehensive overview of the...... More


    INTERTANKO's Bunker sub-Committee meets in London

    Extensive contributions will now be made to the IMO’s Design and Equipment sub-Committee (DE) on the issue of bunker tank protection, following an in-depth session on this issue at this week’s INTERTANKO Bunker sub-Committee meeting held in London . Chaired by Hamish Cubitt, the sub-Committee discussed the questions being raised on this issue by the IMO’s Design and Equipment sub-Committee on t...... More



    IMO Secretary General urges politicians to come forward with constructive proposals... More


    IEA World Energy Outlook predicts demand for oil will continue to expand

    The latest International Energy Agency (IEA) 2004 World Energy Outlook includes energy projections to 2030. IEA presented a reassuring assessment of the prospects for global energy supplies, but drew attention to serious concerns about energy security, investment, the environment and energy poverty. IEA calls for more vigorous action to “steer the global energy system onto a more sustainable...... More







    3 easy ways to order: Download an order form and fax to our Oslo office on +47 22 12 26 41 Send your order by e-mail Order directly from our online bookshop NEW! PUBLISHED IN SEPTEMBER! Tanker Bills of Lading – A Practical Guide This publication is complementary to the successful INTERTANKO publication ‘A Guide to Tanker Charters’. The new Guide: Describes both law and practice regarding tanker...... More



    Lloyd’s List, 26 October 2004 – Brussels ’ Sulphur Directive loophole sees ships emit more of chemical Lloyd’s List, 27 October 2004 – First Round Table Forum calls for strong performance hike Lloyd’s List, 28 October 2004 – Round Table TradeWinds Weekly, 29 October 2004 - Council to hold crunch meeting ... More