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No. 34/2002

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23.08.2002

AMENDMENTS TO FLOPEC CHARTERING POLICY

THE International Maritime Bureau (IMB) is concerned about the increase in the hijacking of vessels, which rose to 14 cases during the first six months of the year from 12 in the same period last year. ... More

23.08.2002

Product tanker fleet – 37% double-hull

The current product tanker fleet (above 5,000 dwt, excluding chemical tankers and chemical/oil tankers) stands at 48 million dwt or 1,355 tankers. The average age of the fleet is 14.5 years and 37% of the fleet is double-hulled, 12% double-bottomed, 3% double-sided and 48% single-hulled. The most modern segment of the product tanker fleet is the 40,000-49,999 dwt segment with a 60% double-hull...... More

23.08.2002

Record shipyard output in 2002 - Clarkson Shipyard Monitor

Clarkson Shipyard Monitor reports that while total bulk investment has fluctuated, yard output (for all cargo vessels) in compensated gross tonnes (cgt) has climbed strongly since 1993. Peak output to date was in 2000, when yards delivered 16.4m cgt. In 2001, output fell slightly to 15.7m cgt, but Clarkson expect 2002 and 2003 to be bumper years as a result of the record 26m cgt of orders place...... More

23.08.2002

SEMINAR ON TANKER SAFETY, POLLUTION PREVENTION, SPILL RESPONSE AND COMPENSATION IN HONG KONG, 6 NOVEMBER 2002

ITOPF, OCIMF and INTERTANKO will be holding a series of meetings in Hong Kong in November and will take the opportunity to jointly organise a one-day seminar which will feature speakers and presentations from the associations involved as well as specialists within their fields.... More

23.08.2002

INTERTANKO LATIN AMERICAN PANEL (LAP) MEETING – 23 SEPTEMBER 2002, HOUSTON

The next meeting of INTERTANKO’s Latin American Panel (LAP) will take place in Houston on 23 September. For details apply to the Regional Manager for Latin America, Anders Baardvik.   Contact: Anders Baardvik, e-mail: anders.baardvik@intertanko.com ... More

23.08.2002

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY – WASHINGTON TANKER EVENT, 6-9 APRIL 2003

Next year’s Tanker Event and INTERTANKO Annual General Meeting will be held at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington D.C. 6-9 April 2003. Please make sure to mark the dates for the Washington Tanker Event 2003 in your diary.... More

23.08.2002

INTERTANKO STEPS IN TO CHAIR THE LATEST MEETING OF THE MTSCNAC

Because of a last-minute scheduling conflict, one of INTERTANKO Representatives on the MTSCNAC, Jonathan Benner, was asked to step in and chair the meeting of the Secretary of Transportation’s National Advisory Council on the Marine Transportation System (MTSNAC) on 13-14 August.... More

23.08.2002

OMAN TO BUILD NEW OILY WASTE RECEPTION FACILITES

Oman's Environment Ministry has stated that three new reception facilities for oily waste will be built before the end of this year in Muscat, the southern port of Salalah and in the northern city of Sohar. It will also fine offenders who illegally discharge oil.... More

23.08.2002

USCG PROCEDURE TO MONITOR COMPLIANCE WITH STCW 95

The US Coast Guard has released Policy Letter No. 02-04, which establishes the agency's policy on enforcement of STCW 95 during inspections of foreign-flag vessels during Port State Control (PSC) examinations.... More

23.08.2002

INTERTANKO SAFETY, TECHNICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITTEE (ISTEC) MEETING – 6 SEPTEMBER 2002, HYDRA

The 21st meeting of INTERTANKO Safety, Technical and Environmental Committee will be held on Friday, 6 September 2002, at the Bratsera Hotel, Hydra, Greece. Committee Members are kindly reminded to register their participation. ... More

23.08.2002

INTERTANKO VETTING SEMINAR - 24 SEPTEMBER 2002, HOUSTON

INTERTANKO will be hosting a Vetting Seminar in Houston on Tuesday, 24 September 2002 in the Cottonwood Room of the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Those interested are kindly requested to register their participation.... More

23.08.2002

INTERTANKO NORTH AMERICAN PANEL (NAP) MEETING – 26 SEPTEMBER 2002, WASHINGTON

The next meeting of INTERTANKO’s North American Panel will be held on Thursday, 26 September 2002 at Troutman Sanders LLP. Panel Members are kindly reminded to register their participation.... More