Revised MARPOL Annex I Regulation on oil fuel tank protection from DE48

Further to our article in Weekly NEWS No.8 of 25 February 2005, the IMO Design and Equipment Sub-committee at its 48th Session (DE48) has agreed on a final draft for a new revised MARPOL Annex I Regulation on oil fuel tank protection.

This draft text shows the changes agreed at DE48 and is included for your information and comments. It should be noted that the text in square brackets has not yet been adopted by the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), which will convene in July this year.  

Should you need any clarification please feel free to contact us.  

Contact: Dragos Rauta