Annex 2 List of abbreviations

PSSO Port Facility Security Officer P&I Protection and Indemnity Res. Resolution SBP Singapore Bunker Procedure SCOPIC 2000 Special Compensation P

2.13.2.7 Singapore Bunker Procedure (SBP)

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Committee Meeting

noted that the total funds of Assuranceforeningen Gard and Gard P&I (Bermuda) Limited amounted to USD 564 million ... of Assuranceforeningen Gard and Gard P&I (Bermuda) Limited achieved a total return of 18.3 per cent compared to...

From a Master's desk Basra and beyond - A VLCC's voyage from Iraq to the Far East

Gard News 194, May/July 2009

Non-order bills fully in order after the RAFAELA S?

by the Hague-Visby Rules in any of the situations described in article X of those Rules, i.e., if the bill of lading is issued ... , the position of the bank against a defaulting customer, i.e., a receiver who has obtained deliver...

Committee meeting

of Assuranceforeningen Gard and Gard P&I (Bermuda) Limited amounted to USD 679 million with investments stated at valuation. The 20th ... -Wide Shipping Agency (S) Pte. Ltd., Singapore was elected as new Deputy Chairman of the Com...

Emergency calls from copy-cats

Imitation, it is said, is the sincerest form of flattery. One of Gard’s Members, Thome Ship Management Pte. Ltd. of Singapore, was well prepared for the ISM Code implementation, having started to develop a quality assurance system in the ea...

Mandatory Ship Reporting in Malacca and Singapore Straits

Waste Disposal Facilities The European Commision takes noticeMARPOL 73/78 was introduced in an attempt to achieve the complete elimination of intentional pollution of the marine environment by oil and other harmful substances and the minimisation of...

Straight bills of lading - Not so straightforward

, such production may not be necessary under a straight (non-negotiable) bill of lading, i.e., delivery need only be made ... application of a higher package limit under the Rules. P&I cover and delivery under straight billsP<...

Rules apply to straight bills - House of Lords decides RAFAELA S

in the ordinary course of trade, and (e) the character or condition of the property to be carried or the circumstances, terms ... jurisdictions, including those of a Dutch court,11 the Court of Appeal of Singapore12 and the 2nd D...

1976 Limitation Convention - Singapore

In January 2005 Singapore deposited an instrument of accession to the International Convention on Limitation ... that Singapore has become a party only to the 1976 Limitation Convention and not to the 1996 Protocol.Any comments to...

Piracy and armed robbery against ships today

By P. Mukundan, Director, ICC International Maritime Bureau Piracy continues to be a problem in many parts of the world. In this article P. Mukundan looks at the numbers and types of attacks today reported to the International Mar...

Hong Kong law - Straight bills of lading

) disagreed and relied on the previous English authority of the RAFAELA S and the Singapore Court of Appeal decision in Voss v APL ... declined the proposition that straight bills should be treated as akin to sea waybills. The Singapor...

Killing the bug - Gard succeeds as fly-swatter

involved in informing its Members of the potential Y2K problems which they may face. At Gard’s P&I seminar on 5th June 1998 Per ... of the International Group of P&I Clubs, Gard has sponsored a number of conferences around the wo...

Carriage of charcoal in containers

) A similar case was reported in 1996 in which the vessel had to discharge the container in Singapore. The charcoal had been