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No. 48/2000

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01.12.2000

PROBLEMS IN DELIVERING SLUDGE IN NORTH SEA AREA

INTERTANKO encourages members to report specific problems to the INTERTANKO office so that it may build up a case to present to Brussels.... More

01.12.2000

RECOMMENDATIONS ON CARRIAGE OF CALCIUM HYPOCHLORITE

After several large fires in cargo ships in the 1990s involving calcium hypochlorite, the IMO Marine Safety Committee has adopted the recommendations of the IMO Sub-committee on Dangerous Goods, Solid Cargoes and Containers (DSC5) and amended the entries for calcium hypochlorite in the new version of the IMDG Code. However, the revised entries omit two important points.... More

01.12.2000

CDI MESSAGE 30th November 2000 - IMPORTANT FOR ALL USERS

Please note that the isis database will be shut down for maintenance on Tuesday 19 December. Shut down will begin at 08:00 gmt and is likely to last for 12 hours. ... More

01.12.2000

PROGRESS REPORT ON CONDITION ASSESSMENT SCHEME

The 1st meeting of a CAS Drafting Group was held on 24 November 2000. The Drafting Group considered the contributions from the different participants and managed to complete a first draft of CAS which will be revised on 5 December and a possible 3rd meeting before the deadline for submission on 22 December.... More

01.12.2000

LATEST DEVELOPMENTS FROM THE EU

The “Erika I-package” moved closer to final adoption yesterday when the European Parliament’s Plenary meeting endorsed the amendments proposed by the Parliament’s transport committee. The second package of proposals will be formally tabled by the Commission next week.... More

01.12.2000

FIRST WEEK OF IMO'S MARINE SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING

The International Maritime Organisation’s Maritime Safety Committee met this week for its 73rd meeting. Although the meeting will not be concluded until next week, progress has already been made on the installation of Voyage Data Recorders and on the elimination of sub-standard ships.... More

01.12.2000

PORT ISSUES

* INDONESIA PORT STATE CONTROL INSPECTIONS CHARGES * CHARGES AND DUES ON SBT TANKERS - Spain... More

01.12.2000

LOCAL PORT NEWS

* EGYPT/SUEZ CANAL - SEAWORTHINESS CERTIFICATE * NIGERIA - OIL WORKERS ON STRIKE * QATAR/RAS LAFFAN - DREDGING... More

01.12.2000

PORT COSTS

* Bulgaria * USA - Houston... More

01.12.2000

KOREAN POSITION PAPER ON KOREA/EU SHIPBUILDING TALKS

INTERTANKO has been contacted by the Korean Shipbuilders’ Association and our attention has been drawn to their position paper on the current talks on ship building subsidies. If you would like any additional information, please visit their web site at   http://www.koshipa.or.kr/html/index_main.html ... More

01.12.2000

MARKET INFORMATION

** North Sea oil production peaking 2001 - Wood Mackenzie ** US Energy Administration long term energy forecast ** US oil production declining, product output at record level, stocks down ** “All time high” market - index ** 94 VLCCs fixed to 2002 and later, 114 oil/state owned, 232 in the spot market ** E-commerce needs to find a faster and better system than the current ones ... More

01.12.2000

CHARTER PARTY INFORMATION

* Delayed demurrage payments - INTERTANKO’s charterparty provisions provide a solution * Late payments of Freight - members are requested to report to the secretariat all freight payments which are received late... More