Bunkering Tricks
Apr08

Bunkering Tricks

Even though the procedure has been tightened, we may see some bunker tanker are still trying to play their tricks, therefore it is very important for Chief Engineer, Vessel’s Crew and Surveyor to know well their tricks. Below are the Tricks of Bunker Supply, trust that most of our Chief Engineers might known the trick very well, or even know more other tricks. Hopefully by knowing these tricks we can do some prevention, counteract or...

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Draft Survey, Sounding Ballast Tank (video)
Dec25
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Draft Survey, Density Water Test (video)
Dec25
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Draft Survey, Reading the Draft by Boat (video)
Dec25
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Hold Cleanliness: Surveyor’s Inspection and Requirements
Dec22

Hold Cleanliness: Surveyor’s Inspection and Requirements

Prior to loading grain, all ships are usually subject to a survey by an approved independent surveyor. The surveyor will require the ship’s particulars, and details of at least the last three cargoes carried. He will then inspect the holds for cleanliness and infestation, and the presence of any material that could lead to infestation or contamination. When the surveyor is satisfied, he will issue the ship with a certificate to...

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