Circular 64

ATTENTION:
Management
Safety Dpt.

Quality/Environmental Dpt.
Crew/Marine Dpt.
Operations Dpt.

Date: 26/03/2013

REF. NO: TQC-CIRC-65

Reminder: New Regulations coming in force on 1st January 2013

C62-003 C62-005

This is a reminder circular for the regulations that come into force January 1st 2013.

 

Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (Effective from January 1st 2013)

 

Regulation 22 of New Chapter 4 of MARPOL Annex VI - adopted by Resolution MEPC. 203(62) - requires that all ships of 400 GT and above are to have a “Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan” on board which addresses ship-specific energy efficiency measures and which should meet guidelines developed by the IMO. The SEEMP becomes effective on the 1st of January 2013.

 

It is recommended that a ship specific manual is developed in accordance with the relevant requirements.

 

Garbage Management Plan (Effective from January 1st 2013)

 

The regulations of Annex V Regulation 10(2) of MARPOL 73/78, the IMO guidelines for the implementation of MARPOL 73/78, as well as 33 CFR (sections 151.51-151.77), amends the requirements in regards to the Garbage Management Plan & Garbage Record Book.

The new Garbage Management Plan comes into effect on 1st of January 2013 and significantly amends the previous one. It is recommended that a new Garbage Management Plan is issued in accordance with the relevant requirements.

 

At TQC, having the necessary experience and expertise, we develop the above plans meeting all the relevant requirements and applying the best practices and guidelines provided by industry at highly competitive prices.

 

Please contact us for further information or quotation.

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