- Date: 10/10/2014
Well recorded checks and tests for cargo worthiness provide valuable evidence for the Member and Club in defending cargo claims. In addition to well ordered, contemporary and illustrated written records, this entered vessel has the dates of latest tests for weathertightness stencilled on the cargo hold hatch covers. This will assist in raising crew awareness to the necessity of performing these important tests on a scheduled and pre-loading basis and display to all concerned the Owners exercise of due diligence to make the ship seaworthy.
Legal, navigational and environmental resources, news and updates on the development of polar shipping. Read more
US VRP Compliance
With effect from 30th January 2014 non-tank as well as tankships calling at US ports will be required to submit VRPs. For Club and other resources to assist in compliance click here
International Environmental compliance
Environmental Compliance resource page collates material in respect of International environmental compliance issues affecting our Members. Information from the Club, Loss Prevention and external resources has been collated in one place for ease of reference.
The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section. READ MORE
Essential precautions and preparation against piracy, as well as additional information and resources, loss prevention advisories and useful external web links