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January 14, 2021

Voyager News, New Editions

Week 02 2021: Top picks from this week’s latest publication releases

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This week’s New Editions

Top picks from this week’s latest maritime publication releases and important regulatory guidance for each title to help you decide if it’s requirement for your vessels.

BIMCO’s Holiday Calendar 2021
Recommended for all vesselsThe 2021 BIMCO Holiday Calendar has received a significant overhaul  and now offers even better coverage, reliability and transparency. The most trusted and unbiased source for holidays and working hours in the shipping industry now works as an even better tool for planning, voyages, negotiating charter parties and avoiding disputes with counter parts.

The most significant improvements are:

• Increased focus on local and regional holidays.

• Now excluding conditional and labour agreement holiday and offering significantly improved verification of entries supported by local, legal documentation to ensure solid reliability.

• Using a format that reflects holiday legislation at national, regional and municipality level.

I.C. Brindle – SOLAS (LSA) Training Manual
Essential for all vessels
SOLAS Training Manual has been updated and re-written to include the ‘Enclosed Space Entry’ and all that is currently required by SOLAS for 2021! In addition to SOLAS, the text references the LSA, IBC, IGC, MODU, and POLAR Codes and much more.The new edition fully complies with SOLAS Chapter III Reg.35 and is suitable for use on all types of SOLAS vessels and larger non-SOLAS vessels.
ITU – Manual for use by the maritime mobile and maritime mobile-satellite services (Reminder)
Essential for all type of ships equipped with GMDSS EquipmentThe Manual for Use by the Maritime Mobile and Maritime Mobile-Satellite Services is published in accordance with Article 20 (No. 20.14) of the Radio Regulations and results from studies carried out in the ITU-R since 2008. Volume 1 provides descriptive text of the organization and operation of the GMDSS and other maritime operational procedures, while Volume 2 contains the extracts of the regulatory texts associated with maritime operations.

2020 edition now available in CD format, exceptionally without the ITU hologram. Each purchased copy should be registered by the end-user by scanning the QR code on the back cover.

To order, contact our Customer Service Team at customerservices@voyagerww.com
IMO Poster – IMDG Code Labels, Marks & Signs
Recommended for all vessels carrying IMDG
This updated full-colour wall chart now illustrates the labels, marks and signs required under SOLAS and detailed in the IMDG Code.
A Guide for Correct Entries in the ORB Part I – Machinery Space Operations
Recommended for all vessels
 This guide is designed to help ship operators correctly fill out the Oil Record Book Part I (ORB). The fourth edition has been updated to incorporate several regulatory and legislative amendments, including revisions to MARPOL 73/78.

This fourth edition of Part I of the ORB contains:

a) instructions and interpretations on how to properly record all related operations as per MARPOL 73/78, Annex I, Regulation 17;

b)  a list of operations to be recorded;

c) frequently found failures or mistakes;

d) detailed examples for all related operations

WITH 104 – ICS Tanker Safety Guide (Chemicals), 5th Edition – Jan 2021
Recommended for Chemical TankersThe ICS Tanker Safety Guide (Chemicals) is the standard reference work for chemical tankers. Now in its fifth edition, the Guide provides chemical tanker operators and crew with up-to-date best practice guidance for safe and pollution-free operations on chemical tankers and oil tankers carrying chemical cargoes in accordance with MARPOL Annex II.

The fifth edition contains valuable new guidance on key safety issues and operations, is fully aligned with ISGOTT: International Safety Guide for Oil Tankers and Terminals, Sixth Edition and provides new and improved ship/shore safety checklists. It should be carried on all chemical tankers and should be readily accessible by anyone involved in the carriage of chemicals on ships, including ship operators, cargo interests, training institutes and terminal operators.

IMO 200E IMDG Code 2020 Edition (Amendment 40-20) – Dec 2020
Essential for vessels with DG Cargo onboardThis 2021 edition of the Passage Planning Guide Straits of Malacca and Singapore (SOMS) has been completely revised to incorporate the latest guidance and practical advice for ships transiting the region. This comprehensive guide contains the latest navigational guidance and practical advice for the region including details of traffic hotspots, Straits Pilot Services, TSS and VTS information.
IMO 210E IMDG Code Supplements – Jan 2021
Essential for vessels with DG Cargo onboardThe International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code relates to the safe carriage of dangerous goods by sea but does not include all details of procedures for packing of dangerous goods or actions to take in the event of an emergency or accident involving personnel who handle goods at sea. These aspects are covered by the publications that are associated with the IMDG Code, included in this Supplement.

The Supplement also includes texts of the Medical First Aid Guide, descriptions of the reporting procedures for incidents involving dangerous goods, harmful substances and/or marine pollutants, the IMO/ILO/UNECE Guidelines for packing of cargo transport units, the International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes on board Ships and other appropriate Assembly resolutions, resolutions and circulars of the Maritime Safety Committee and circulars of the Facilitation Committee and of the Sub-Committee on Dangerous Goods, Solid Cargoes and Containers. 

A Guide for Correct Entries in the ORB Part II – Cargo/Ballast Operations
Recommended for all Oil Tankers This guide is designed to provide simple and clear advice for the proper and consistent completion of the Oil Record Book (Part II – Cargo/Ballast Operations) for oil tankers, as stipulated by Regulation 36 and Appendix III of Annex I of MARPOL 73/78.

The Guide consists of the following:

• General requirements and instructions for making entries in the ORB Part II, as set out in Section 3;

• List of items to be recorded in the ORB Part II, as set out in Section 4; and

• Detailed model examples of the ORB Part II entries for commonly used cargo/ballast operations, as set out in Section 5.

• Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and answers on items that either bring further clarification to examples provided in the Guide, or bring clarification on a few situations where INTERTANKO could provide an opinion but refrains from providing a guidance.

SIGTTO – LNG Shipping Suggested Competency Standards
Recommended for all LNG vessels 

This document is written at a level suitable for organizations involved in training officers for LNG cargo operations. The high-level nature of the content is directed at a reader who is technically qualified and experienced in the subject of training and LNG operations.These suggested standards are useful for all types of LNG carriers, regardless of size. They are relevant to any officer that is involved in the entire LNG cargo cycle operation, including the role of cargo engineer.

It is the responsibility of the owner to decide the appropriate level and type of training required, as part of a formal competence management system. Additional training, not covered by this document, may be required for specific operations or equipment.

INTERTANKO – Guide to LNG Chartering
Recommended for all LNG Owners and Managers 

This Guide has been developed to provide INTERTANKO Members and a wider audience with an overview of the commercial and legal aspects of the carriage of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by sea.This Guide aims to provide some practical assistance to commercial teams in the growing LNG shipping markets, at a time when the LNG industry is moving substantially away from its traditional structures and contract matrices. It is change which has created the need, as increasingly is becoming necessary, for commercial operators of LNG carriers to understand the contractual issues and financial consequences of the vessels separately to the overall outcome for a large LNG project, or portfolio of LNG contracts.

To pre-order New Editions, contact our Customer Service Team at customerservices@voyagerww.com
OUTFIT MANAGEMENT TABLE
Forthcoming New Admiralty Charts/New Edition Charts to be Published in in Week 02
Chart

Title

Chart Title NE/NC Date
120 International Chart Series, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen-Oost to Nauw van Bath NE 14.01.2021
154 International Chart Series, England – South Coast, Approaches to Falmouth NE 14.01.2021
618 West Indies, Southern Guadeloupe including Marie-Galante and Les Saintes NE 14.01.2021
801 International Chart Series, Red Sea, Plans in the Gulf of Aqaba NE 14.01.2021
1065 Korea – South Coast, Approaches to Masan, Busan, Busan New Port and Okpo Hang NE 14.01.2021
1271 Korea – West Coast, Daesan Hang, Pyeongtaek – Dangjin Hang and Incheon New Port NE 14.01.2021
1417 Italy – South Coast, Approaches to Taranto NE 14.01.2021
1431 International Chart Series, Ireland – East Coast, Drogheda and Dundalk NE 14.01.2021
3391 International Chart Series, Korea – South Coast, Approaches to Gwangyang Hang NE 14.01.2021
Forthcoming Charts to be Withdrawn in Week 02
Chart Number Chart Title Replacement Chart Number
120 International Chart Series, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Vlissingen-Oost to Nauw van Bath 120
154 International Chart Series, England – South Coast, Approaches to Falmouth 154
618 West Indies, Southern Guadeloupe including Marie-Galante and Les Saintes 618
801 International Chart Series, Red Sea, Plans in the Gulf of Aqaba 801
1065 Korea – South Coast, Approaches to Masan, Busan, Busan New Port and Okpo Hang 1065
1271 Korea – West Coast, Daesan Hang, Pyeongtaek – Dangjin Hang and Incheon New Port 1271
1417 Italy – South Coast, Approaches to Taranto 1417
1431 International Chart Series, Ireland – East Coast, Drogheda and Dundalk 1431
1643 Italy – South Coast, Taranto 1417
3391 International Chart Series, Korea – South Coast, Approaches to Gwangyang Hang 3391
1579 International Chart Series, Mediterranean Sea, Ports in Syria Withdrawn
3893 China, Ports in Hainan Withdrawn

 

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