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September 9, 2021

Voyager News, New Editions

Week 36 2021: Top picks from this week’s latest publication releases

New Editions for pre-ordering
Witherbys – Ballast Water Management – 12 Edition
Recommended for all vessels

This 12th edition has undergone a major revision to reflect the evolution in the management of ballast water since the ratification of the BWM Convention. The book sets out the current national and international ballast water legislation but also details the practical installation, operational and reporting considerations of complying with these regulations. Since 28th October 2020, only BWMS with revised 2016 G8/BWMS Code Type Approval are permitted to be installed on ships that must comply with the BWM Convention. Updated data sheets with system design limitations for these BWMS are included.

Witherbys – Engine Room Watchkeeping Skills Simulator Course Part 1 and Part 2
Recommended for all vessels

This document provides the requirements for the Engine Room Watchkeeping Skills Simulator Course Parts 1 and 2. The overall aim is to provide candidates with the essential education and training in Engine Room Watchkeeping simulation, meeting the knowledge, understanding and proficiency requirements in accordance with MCA requirements as per STCW Table III/1.The Engine Room Watchkeeping Skills Simulator criteria have been developed to deliver training to meet the specification of minimum standards of competence of engineer officer trainees as stated in Table A-III/2 of STCW Code, 1978 as amended, hereafter referred to as STCW.The Engine Room Watchkeeping Skills Simulator training course will provide a logical progression of events, experiences, training, and achievement of objectives in a way that is not possible on board a ship. The simulator provides the candidate with a decision-making environment that may not be available on a ship.

Witherbys – General Rules for Tankers Owned or Operating in the USA – 2021-2022 Edition
Recommended for all vessels

General Rules for Tankers, Owned or Operating in the USA – 2021–2022 Edition, is edited and compiled from over 12,000 pages of regulations directly related to shipping, contained in the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). It forms an accessible source of reference of the most directly relevant regulations for the tanker industry.Updated on a staggered basis annually, this publication contains the most up to date CFRs available in the published annual edition at the time of compilation. Because of the vast scale of regulations, this edition is compiled with a view to create an instantaneous and accessible resource of the most directly relevant regulations to those requiring them in the tanker industry, both at sea and ashore. This Publication addresses the primary CFR chapters and contains excerpts of the relevant regulations.
Specifically, this publication contains material from the following CFRs:
• Title 33 – Navigation and Navigable Waters
• Title 40 – Environment
• Title 46 – Shipping
• Title 49 – Transportation.

IMO – Load Lines Convention 1966 – 2021 Edition
Essential for all vessels

The International Convention on Load Lines, 1966, adopted by the International Conference on Load Lines, on 5 April 1966, entered into force on 21 July 1968 and has been modified by the 1988 Protocol relating thereto and amended by Assembly and Maritime Safety Committee resolutions over the past 50 years.This 2021 edition includes up-to-date, consolidated text in line with amendments adopted up to 1 July 2021, as well as updated unified interpretations that have been keyed to relevant articles and regulations.

IMO – Guide to Maritime Security and the ISPS Code – 2021 Edition
Essential for all vessels

This Guide has been developed to consolidate existing IMO maritime security-related material into an easily read companion guide to SOLAS chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code in order to assist States in promoting maritime security through development in the requisite legal framework, associated administrative practices, procedures and technical and human resources. It is intended both to assist SOLAS Contracting Governments in the implementation, verification, compliance with, and enforcement of, the provisions of SOLAS chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code. It should also serve as an aid and reference for those engaged in delivering capacity-building activities in the field of maritime security.

This second edition of the Guide incorporates guidance approved by the Maritime Safety Committee on the development of maritime security legislation as well as maritime cyber risk management, and includes updated sources for further information to support the
implementation of the ISPS Code.

Witherbys – Guidance Manual for Tanker Structures Consolidated Edition
Recommended for all vessels

This consolidated edition combines in one guidance manual, the various sources of information necessary for assessing the condition of ballast and cargo tank structure of tankers in service. This revision includes IACS Recommendation No. 72: Confined Space Safe Practice – Rev.3 Dec 2018 and IACS Unified Requirements (UR) Survey and Certification: Z10.4 Hull Surveys of Double Hull Oil Tankers (Rev.16 May 2019), where changes introduced in Rev.16 are to be uniformly applied by IACS Societies for surveys commenced on or after 1 July 2020.

Witherbys – Cyber Security Workbook for On Board Ship Use – 3rd Edition 2022
Recommended for maritime industry

This is a practical and easy to understand guide to support the Master and the ship’s crew with cyber security risk management. It provides detailed guidance on all aspects of cyber security protection, defence and response (including new sections on remote access, intrusion detection systems and engine department considerations). It also includes comprehensive checklists to assist with the practical, day-to-day management of onboard cyber security. This workbook is an essential tool in helping to ensure that cyber risks are appropriately addressed for onboard safety management systems (as required by IMO Resolution MSC.428(98)). It will also benefit shipowners, ship managers, ports and their IT departments.

Witherbys – Passage Planning Guide – English Channel, Dover Strait and Southern North Sea
Recommended for maritime industry

This Guide is an essential resource for any ship navigating the English Channel, Dover Strait and Southern North Sea. Published in conjunction with the UK Chamber of Shipping, it contains passage planning information and the latest navigational guidance and practical advice for the region. It includes full-colour, pull-out chartlets, details of traffic hotspots and main ferry routes, weather and tidal information, and TSS and VTS information. This Passage Planning Guide provides up-to-date information for the safe and controlled transit of ships through the English Channel, Dover Strait and Southern North Sea, covering passages to and from:

  • MAAS/Rotterdam
  • Sunk/Thames
  • Wandelaar/Schelde
  • Elbe/Weser/Jade.

The 2021 edition has been fully revised and updated with assistance from serving deep-sea pilots and leading industry organisations. It now includes guidance covering German Bight.

The Guide will be a valuable source of reference at every stage of the passage (appraisal, planning, execution and monitoring). It highlights aids to navigation, traffic separation schemes, distinctive chart features, traffic hotspots, potential hazards, etc, which are essential considerations for a controlled and safe passage.

Operational Level Stability for Deck & Engineer Officers
Recommended for all vessels

Written by B.J.Wardle, this brand new title has been written to meet the needs of students who may be studying in their spare time at home or sea or attending nautical schools before undertaking marine examinations for career advancement. This books covers all earning out comes regarding stability contained in the 2014 Editions of: IMO Model Course 7.03, Officer in Charge of a Navigation Watch
IMO Model Course 7.04, Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch

Management Level Stability
Recommended for all vessels

Written by B.J.Wardle, this brand new title has been written to meet the needs of students who may be studying in their spare time at home or sea or attending nautical schools before undertaking marine examinations for career advancement. This books covers all earning out comes regarding stability contained in the 2014 Editions of: IMO Model Course 7.01, Master and Chief Mate
IMO Model Course 7.02, Chief Engineer Officer and Second Engineer Officer

Witherbys – ECDIS Procedures Guide 2021-2022 Edition Volume 1, Type Specific Information 2021-2022 Volume 2
Recommended for all vessels

ECDIS Procedures Guide Volume 1 has been updated to reflect the latest software and procedural changes. It contains all ECDIS navigation principles, standards and documentation compliance and PSC preparation. All recommendations are designed to accompany a ship’s safety management system (SMS). This edition has been restructured to reflect latest industry practice and new technical content. Type Specific Information Volume 2 represents the 21 most prominent ECDIS manufacturers. The Type Specific Quick Reference Guides take the ECDIS operator ‘click by click’ through every aspect of their safety critical ECDIS functions. Familiarisation checklists also assist ECDIS operators in gaining and refreshing knowledge of ship specific installations.

To pre-order New Editions, contact our Customer Service Team

 

OUTFIT MANAGEMENT TABLE
Forthcoming New Admiralty Charts/New Edition Charts to be published in Week 36
Chart

Title

Chart Title NE/NC Date
1206 China – Bo Hai and Yellow Sea, Bohai Haixia NE 09.09.2021
1255 China – Yellow Sea, Chengshan Jiao to Laotieshan Xijiao NE 09.09.2021
3184 United States – Gulf of Mexico, Texas, Corpus Christi and Brownsville NE 09.09.2021
3348 China – South Coast, Outer Approaches to Zhanjiang and Shuidong Gangqu NE 09.09.2021
3351 China – South Coast, Approaches to Zhanjiang Gang NE 09.09.2021
4752 International Chart Series, Nova Scotia/Nouvelle-Écosse, Southeast Coast/Côte Sud-Est, Approaches to/ Approches De Halifax Harbour NE 09.09.2021
DE1671 International Chart Series, Baltic Sea – Germany, Approaches to Rostock and Kadetrinne NE 09.09.2021
Forthcoming Charts to be withdrawn in Week 36
Chart Number Chart Title Replacement Chart Number
1206 China – Bo Hai and Yellow Sea, Bohai Haixia 1206
1255 China – Yellow Sea, Chengshan Jiao to Laotieshan Xijiao 1255
3184 United States – Gulf of Mexico, Texas, Corpus Christi and Brownsville 3184
3348 China – South Coast, Outer Approaches to Zhanjiang and Shuidong Gangqu 3348
3351 China – South Coast, Approaches to Zhanjiang Gang 3351
4752 International Chart Series, Nova Scotia/Nouvelle-Écosse, Southeast Coast/Côte Sud-Est, Approaches to/ Approches De Halifax Harbour 4752
DE1671 International Chart Series, Baltic Sea – Germany, Approaches to Rostock an Kadetrinne DE1671
Forthcoming New Edition Publications to be published in Week 36
NP No. Title Date Remarks
NP205-22 ADMIRALTY Tide Tables,

South China Sea & Indonesia (including Tidal Stream Tables).

Volume 5, 2022 Edition.

 

ISBN Number: 978-0-70-772-2429

09/09/2021 New Edition
NP286(4) ADMIRALTY List of Radio Signals. Pilot Services, Vessel Traffic Services and Port

Operations. Indian sub-continent, South East Asia and Australasia Volume 6(4) 2nd Edition (2021).

 

ISBN Number: 978-0-70-774-7156

09/09/2021 Updated to Week 29/21 (22/07/21).

First updates in NM week 36/21 (09/09/21).

 

The 1st Edition (2020) of NP286(4) is cancelled

 

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