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No. 43/2005

  • 30 October - 1 November - Tripartite Meeting, Beijing
  • 1-2 November - World Shipping (China) Summit, Shanghai
  • 9 November – CPR meeting in London
  • 10-11 November – INTERTANKO Council, London
  • 15-16 November - Environmental Committee, Dubai, UAE
  • 23 November – INTERTANKO Offshore Tanker Committee (IOTC), Oslo
  • 24 November – Chemical Tanker Committee, Singapore
  • 29 November – Vetting Seminar, Singapore
  • 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

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    Article

    28.10.2005

    11th Session of the IMO Working Group on the Evaluation of Safety and Pollution Hazards (ESPH 11)

    Chaired by Mrs. Marja Tiemens-Idzinga from the Netherlands , the 11th Session of the IMO Working Group on the Evaluation of Safety and Pollution Hazards (ESPH 11) took place this week at the IMO. INTERTANKO’s Chemicals Manager, Margaret Doyle, attended as did delegations from 16 countries (Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Japan, Malaysia, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Panama, Russia...... More

    28.10.2005

    New leadership team for INTERTANKO's Hellenic Forum

    Meeting earlier this week in Athens , INTERTANKO's Hellenic Forum elected as its new Chairman Emmanuel Vordonis of Thenamaris Ships Management to succeed Ceres Hellenic's Nicholas G. Fistes , who held the position for three years. Mr. Vordonis will be the Hellenic Forum's third Chairman.    Mr. Fistes will remain as a Vice Chairman alongside Costis Kertsikoff of Eletson Corporation and Spyros...... More

    28.10.2005

    Asian Regional Panel meets in Seoul

    INTERTANKO's Asian Regional Panel met in Seoul on 28 October 2005 under the chairmanship of Dr JH Lee, SK Shipping. Present were representatives from the Korean maritime community as well as other INTERTANKO members from Asia . The Association's Chairman, Stephen Van Dyck updated the Panel on the Association's strategy and plans for the Poseidon Challenge at next year's Tanker Event 29-31 March...... More

    28.10.2005

    U.K. Department for Transport reports on lifeboat accidents

    The U.K. Department for Transport (DFT) has posted on the internet its response to a Freedom of Information request for incidents involving lifeboats since 1 January 2000.   The DFT advises that data is provided for accidents, injuries and incidents that have been reported to the UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) in the period 1 January 2000 to 29 September 2005 where:    MAIB has...... More

    28.10.2005

    Changes to IMT Inspection process

    We have been given permission to circulate the following from International Marine Transportation Ltd. (IMT).   "This note is to formally advise of changes that will be coming into affect in November 05. The new process will include downloading all SIRE and CDI reports from the OCIMF/CDI database along with the operators comments on the reports.   Please be advised that we will not be routinely...... More

    28.10.2005

    Leniency for foreign flagged vessels in new Brazilian Ballast Water Requirements

    As advised in last week’s Weekly NEWS , mandatory requirements for ballast water management are in place for ships visiting Brazilian ports. However, this week INTERTANKO received a further update stating that, while vessels are required to maintain a Ballast Water Management Plan on board as of 15 October 2005, foreign flagged vessels are not required to have this Plan approved by a...... More

    28.10.2005

    INTERTANKO Vetting Contact Bulletins

    Do you wish to receive INTERTANKO Vetting Contact Bulletins?   These are periodic e-mails from INTERTANKO containing specific information related to vetting. Most members have identified a designated person within their company to be the "Vetting Contact" to receive these bulletins. However, if you do not already receive them but wish to do so, please contact either Adele Garnett or Howard Snai...... More

    28.10.2005

    INTERTANKO Vetting Committee Minutes #26 now available

    We are pleased to advise that the minutes of the Vetting Committee meeting #26 are now available on the members area of the INTERTANKO web site and can be downloaded here .   Contact : Howard Snaith ... More

    28.10.2005

    Council Members’ registrations welcomed for the autumn Council meeting on 10-11 November 2005, London

    In just two weeks’ time, the autumn meeting of the INTERTANKO Council will take place (10-11 November) at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London . We invite Council Members who have not yet registered to advise us of their attendance, and to complete the registration forms.   This is the first time INTERTANKO has held its Council meeting at the IMO, and to mark the event the IM...... More

    28.10.2005

    Do today’s investors know what they are getting themselves into? Are the basic rules of financing being flouted? Is the party over? What is forecasting?

    Of the 150 or so gathered this week in Amsterdam for Mare Forum's annual ship finance conference, about one third were from banks or financial organisations, between one fifth and one quarter were representing ship owners or operators. Around half were from the Netherlands . Points of view offered during the pacey one-day conference, and conclusions reached, covered a wide range of issues.  ...... More

    28.10.2005

    World oil supply and demand

      Over the last 12 years oil demand has increased by some 12 mbd. During the period 1993 to 1997 the average growth rate was 2.1%, 1998-2002 1.1%, 2003-2005 2.3%, and the International Energy Agency (IEA) is assuming 2.2% growth rate in 2006. China has clearly the highest growth rate for the whole period of 6.9% peaking in 2003/04 with 12%/14%. China is still a relative midget in the oil market...... More

    28.10.2005

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    INTERTANKO PUBLICATIONS

    28.10.2005

    INTERTANKO IN THE NEWS

    Lloyd's List, 21 October 2005 - Racing Lance-a lot (Last Word) Lloyd's List, 24 October 2005 - Oil spill payout pact welcomed ... More

    28.10.2005

    Council Members’ registrations welcomed for the autumn Council meeting on 10-11 November 2005, London

    In just two weeks’ time, the autumn meeting of the INTERTANKO Council will take place (10-11 November) at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London . We invite Council Members who have not yet registered to advise us of their attendance, and to complete the registration forms.   This is the first time INTERTANKO has held its Council meeting at the IMO, and to mark the event the IM...... More