US Senate Hearing requests additional information from INTERTANKO

INTERTANKO followed up the discussions that arose during the hearings with a letter to clarify two tanker safety issues. Subsequently Senator John McCain, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation requested INTERTANKO provide further information

As reported in the Weekly NEWS No 2 and No 3, INTERTANKO gave testimony at the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation Hearing of 9 January on the phase-out of single-hulled tankers. This written testimony can be found here  and a copy of the oral testimony can be viewed here

INTERTANKO followed up the discussions that arose during the hearings with a letter to clarify two tanker safety issues. A copy of the letter to Senator McCain can be downloaded from here.

Subsequently, Senator John McCain, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation requested that INTERTANKO provide further information. The post hearing questions and the INTERTANKO response can also be downloaded from here.

Contact:   Dragos Rauta, e-mail: dragos.rauta@intertanko.com