Sunday Aug 20, 2017

International Conventions

The PSC Center ensures the compliance of vessels with the following conventions:

1.     International Convention on Load Lines (LL, 1966);

2.     International Convention on Tonnage measurements of Ships (Tonnage, 1969);

3.     Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREG, 1972);

4.     International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS, 1974);

5.     International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, (STCW, 1978 & 2010);

6.     International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL, 1973/78);

7.     International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage (CLC, 1969);

8.     International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems (AFS, 2001);

9.     International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments (BWM, 2004) (not in force yet);

10.   Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks (Nairobi WR, 2007); and

11.   Maritime Labor Convention (MLC, 2006).