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IMO/VIN Callsign Flag Service Year
9745512 OWEX2 DENMARK Tank Ship 2017
Activity# Port Date Activity - Description Deficiencies
7135201 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas Feb 16, 21 Vessel Inspection - Approved Inspection
6901430 PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania Feb 03, 20 Vessel Inspection - Approved Inspection
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SystemSubsystemCause
11 - Life Saving AppliancesN/A - No Subsystem
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Gas carriers carrying cargoes emitting toxic vapours or gases equipped with self-contained air support systems shall remain safe and breathable and runs for a period of not less than 10 mins. Self-contained air support system was leaking air and dropping steady pressure.Feb 03, 20Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Feb 03, 20Crew replaced charging valve on the lifeboat air cylinders that was leaking air.
SystemSubsystemCause
11 - Life Saving AppliancesN/A - No Subsystem
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Ships shall carry one or more totally enclosed lifeboats complying with 4.6 of the code. Each lifeboat shall be arranged that access to the lifeboat is provided with hatches which can be closed to make the lifeboat watertight. Hatchway gasket material was found unsealed and falling off the hatch entrance.Feb 03, 20Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Feb 03, 20Crew repaired the effected gasket with an adhesive prior to exam completion.
6871059 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas Dec 10, 19 Vessel Inspection - Agency Action Complete
6624350 Houston, Texas Feb 12, 19 Vessel Inspection - Approved Inspection
6612859 Houston, Texas Jan 23, 19 Vessel Inspection - Approved Inspection
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SystemSubsystemCause
06 - Cargo Operations Including EquipmentN/A - No SubsystemImproper/Lack of Maintenance
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Airlock doors should be self-closing. Interior and exterior airlock doors were not self-closing. 74 SOLAS (14)VII/13.1 93 IGC 3.6.2Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Jan 24, 19Crew adjusted self-closing devices on the airlock doors, tested in the presence of PSCOs.
SystemSubsystemCause
06 - Cargo Operations Including EquipmentN/A - No SubsystemImproper/Lack of Maintenance
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Emergency shutdown valves in liquid piping should fully close in all service conditions within 30 s of actuation. Upon activation of the ESD, the port side manifold liquid line valves closed in 42 s. 74 SOLAS (14)VII/13.1 93 IGC 5.6.4Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Jan 24, 19Crew adjusted liquid line valves, ESD tested in presence of PSCOs.
SystemSubsystemCause
06 - Cargo Operations Including EquipmentN/A - No SubsystemImproper/Lack of Maintenance
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Gas detection equipment should be so designed that it may readily be tested. Testing and calibration should be carried out at regular intervals. Fixed gas calibration certificate provided to PSCOs was from construction yard, dated 26OCT2016. During test of fixed gas detection system, 50% LEL propane used, PSCOs witnessed reading of 63%. In calibration mode, PSCOs witnessed reading of 166%. 93 IGC 13.6.6 17acYes
Resolved DateResolution
Jan 24, 19Crew reviewed manufacturer's instruction manual, and was able to properly calibrate the fixed gas detection system in the presence of PSCOs. A function test was also witnessed from airlock sample point.
SystemSubsystemCause
07 - Fire SafetyN/A - No SubsystemImproper/Lack of Maintenance
DescriptionDue DateResolved
Maintenance, testing and inspections shall be carried out based on the guidelines according to the Organization* in a manner having due regard to ensuring the reliability of fire-fighting systems and appliances. (MSC.1/Circ.1432) Annual inspections should be carried out to ensure that the indicated actions are taken for the specific equipment: (7.9) Fixed dry powder systems. Vessel’s most recent annual inspection of fixed dry chemical firefighting system is dated 05DEC2017. 74 SOLAS (14)II-2/14.2.2.1 ref MSC.1/Circ.1432Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Jan 27, 19Received Survitec annual servicing certificates for both port and starboard fixed dry powder systems.
SystemSubsystemCause
15 - Safety Management Systems (ISM)N/A - No SubsystemInvalid
DescriptionDue DateResolved
The company should establish procedures to ensure the ship is maintained in conformity with the provisions of the relevant rules and regulations and with any additional requirements which may be established by the company. In meeting these requirements, the company should ensure that: (10.2.1) inspections are held at appropriate intervals; (10.2.3) appropriate corrective action is taken. The vessel is required to complete annual servicing of the fixed dry powder fire-fighting system, and appropriate periodic calibration and testing of the fixed gas detection systems. Vessels previous fixed dry powder fire-fighting system annual servicing certificate was dated 05DEC2017, and was not carried out during previous ports of call in Ain Sukhna Egypt; Rabigh, Saudi Arabia; Antwerp, Belgium; Stade, Germany; or Vlissingen, Netherlands. During examination, it was discovered that servicing was scheduled for Houston, TX. 1.5 months after annual certification expiry. In addition, crew was unable to find a valid copy of calibration of fixed gas detection system, calibration certificate (labeled LGE TA-001) was blank, and the Master could only provide original shipyard testing certificate (STX Onboard Test Procedure, pg 45) dated 26OCT2016. The crew then was unable to demonstrate satisfactory on-board calibration of the fixed gas detection system resulting in erroneous LEL readings, which provides objective evidence that the Company did not provide satisfactory training to the crew. 74 SOLAS(14)IX/3.1 ISM Part A/10.2Feb 23, 19Yes
Resolved DateResolution
Feb 12, 19Received satisfactory documentation from Company rectifying the deficiency.
Documents Issued Expires Agency
Classification Document March 6,2017 January 16,2022 LR
International Certificate of Fitness - Gas Carrier November 29,2017 January 16,2022 LR
International Load Line Certificate January 17,2017 January 16,2022 LR
International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate November 20,2017 January 16,2022 LR
ISM - Document Of Compliance June 6,2019 June 6,2024 ABS
ISM - Safety Management Certificate June 14,2017 June 13,2022 ABS
Minimum Safe Manning Document November 28,2016 DK
SOLAS Cargo Ship Safety Construction Certificate January 17,2017 January 16,2022 LR
SOLAS Cargo Ship Safety Equipment Certificate April 10,2019 January 16,2022 LR
SOLAS Cargo Ship Safety Radio Certificate January 17,2017 January 16,2022 LR
Subchapter O Endorsement February 16,2021 February 16,2023 N/A
Tonnage Certificate, International November 15,2016 LR