SCA CIRCULAR NO. 1/1995


AS A FURTHER STAGE OF THE SUEZ CANAL DEVELOPMENT WAS COMPLETED, IT HAS BEEN DECIDED TO CONSIDER IMPOSED TUG ON L.P.G. & L.N.G. CARRIERS OF OVER 80,000 TONS SCGT AS ESCORT TUG.

ACCORDINGLY THE FOLLOWING HAS BEEN TAKEN:

  1. WAIVING PARA (2), ART 57 WHICH READS:
    (2) LIQUIFIED INFLAMMABLE GAS L.P.G. & L.N.G. AND SIMILAR OF OVER 80,000 TONS SCGT.

  2. MODIFYING PARA (5), ART. 58 TO READ AS:
    (5) L.P.G. & L.N.G. OVER 25000 SCGT (EXCEPT G.F.) (1) WILL BE ESCORTED BY ONE TUG.

THIS CIRCULAR COMES INTO FORCE AS OF FEBRUARY 1ST, 1995.