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25.07.2002

INTERTANKO RE-ORGANISES REGIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Regional responsibilities – Asian Representative Office & Latin American Panel... More

31.05.2002

INTERTANKO Athens Tanker Chartering Seminar – Record Attendance

In the run up to the 2002 Posidonia INTERTANKO held a Tanker Chartering Seminar at the Piraeus head quarters of Eletson Corporation on 30 May. The seminar achieved a record attendance, with some 80 participants primarily draw from tanker operators who are members of INTERTANKO’s Hellenic Forum. ... More

29.05.2002

TIME HAS COME FOR GLOBAL RECOGNITION

Recently the shipping industry has again seen states refusing to admit a ship in need of a place of refuge. When ships are refused such refuge, the potential for a serious accident is frequently increased and the safety of the crew jeopardised. The emergency transfer of cargo and other measures to aid the stricken vessel may be similarly hindered with a consequent increased threat to the...... More

08.05.2002

INTERTANKO APPLAUDS U.S. PROGRESS TOWARD RATIFICATION OF INTERNATIONAL AIR POLLUTION ACCORDS

In a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking issued for public comment on 2 May 2002, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed rules to govern air emissions from large (Category 3) marine diesel engines that now power a substantial portion of the world’s international merchant fleet. The proposal is significant not only because it addresses the important issue of controlling marine air...... More

22.04.2002

Rotterdam Tanker Event 2002

Transparency INTERTANKO recognises and supports the need for transparency in tanker shipping and indeed in the entire shipping industry  INTERTANKO encourages and supports initiatives aimed at ensuring that transparenc y is promoted to enhance the efficiency of tanker operations and provide value to the industry and benefits to the consumers and the environment. INTERTANKO’s Council urges...... More

18.03.2002

HALF-DAY MEDIA AWARENESS WORKSHOPS IN STAMFORD, LONDON AND HONG KONG, CHINA

At its recent meeting in February INTERTANKO's Communications and PR Committee noted that from recent incidents which have attracted media attention it appears that much of the membership do not have adequate in-house procedures for handling media relations. Media awareness is important to protect the company's reputation and continued commercial operations. INTERTANKO has arranged two highly...... More

06.03.2002

INTERTANKO sets up Latin American Panel

INTERTANKO, the International Association of Independent Tanker Owners which represents some 240 members in 54 countries operating over 2,100 tankers has set up a Latin American Panel of members. The inaugural meeting took place in Miami on 1 March and was attended by representatives from Heidenreich Marine Caracas, PMI Trading, Tradewind Tankers, Sociedad Naviera Ultragas, and Petrobras...... More

19.02.2002

‘A Century of Tankers’ The Tanker Story

From sail to steam, from wood to iron and steel, from barrels to bulk... More