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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

No. 34/2005

  • 14 September – regional Members' Forum in Rome
  • 15 September – informal CPR meeting in Richmond
  • 15-16 September – Executive Committee, Petersham Hotel, Richmond (London)
  • 20 September – INTERTANKO Technical Seminar, Mumbai
  • 23-24 September – INTERTANKO Safety, Technical and Environmental Committee (ISTEC), Limassol
  • 29 September - Associate Members Committee, Greenwich (Conn.)
  • 3 October – Chemical Tanker Sub-Committee of the Americas (CTSCA), League City
  • 4 October – North American Panel, Wyndham Greenspoint, Houston
  • 5-6 October – Seatrade Maritime London
  • 12 October - INTERTANKO Documentary Committee, London
  • 13 October - INTERTANKO Insurance & Legal Committee, London
  • 18 October – Bunker Sub-Committee, London
  • 18 - 22 October - FONASBA Annual Meeting, Tokyo
  • 24 October – Latin America Panel, Miami
  • 24 October – Vetting Seminar, Miami
  • 25 October – Hellenic Forum, Athens
  • 9 November – CPR meeting in London
  • 10-11 November – INTERTANKO Council, London
  • 30 November - Vetting Committee, Singapore
  • 8 December – International Seminar on Tanker Safety, Pollution Prevention and Spill Preparedness, Shanghai
  • ... More
  • INTERTANKO Annual Report and Review 2004
  • Guiding Principles to Emergency Management and Crisis Communications
  • A Guide to Bunkering of Ships for the purposes of Annex VI to MARPOL
  • Tanker Bills of Lading – A Practical Guide
  • A Guide for correct entries in the Oil Record Book - Part 1 (Machinery Space Operation)
  • A Guide to Crude Oil Washing and Cargo Heating Criteria
  • Tanker Specification Awareness Guide
  • A Guide to Tanker Charters
  • ... More




    Tokyo MOU to carry out a concentrated inspection campaign on operational requirements

    The Tokyo Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control has announced that it will carry out a concentrated inspection campaign (CIC) on operational requirements during the period of 1 September – 30 November 2005 . This will take place in conjunction with routine port state control inspections.    The campaign is to promote the effective operation of shipboard equipment and to encourage...... More


    Regulated navigation area (RNA) to be established in Humboldt Bay

    As advised in 70 Fed. Reg. 49490 , the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) is establishing a regulated navigation area (RNA) in the Humboldt Bay Bar Channel and the Humboldt Bay Entrance Channel, effective 23 September 2005 . Owners and operators of commercial tank vessels transporting oil or hazardous material as cargo will be required to obtain USCG permission to transit the Humboldt Bay Bar within four...... More


    Media viewpoint

    It's fascinating watching the mainstream (non-shipping) media to see which issues and themes they pick up on when they occasionally do write about the tanker and shipping industries.   Criminalisation is an issue that preoccupies us as an industry, but even with a tanker master detained in Spain for months and months without trial and the Prestige as background, the mainstream media have never...... More







      International Herald Tribune, 25 August 2005 - Terror fears put squeeze on ships in Asian strait New York Times, 25 August 2005 - Insurance premiums rise as threats to ships grow   ... More