BachmannHR Group Limited

Ship to Ship Transfer Operations

This 2 day course has been developed to give an insight into Ship to Ship Transfer Operations of bulk liquid product transfers. The concept of Ship to Ship Transfer will be introduced with the application of legislation derived from MARPOL Annex Amend by Resolution MEPC 186(59) with reference to STS Operations Plan.

Participants will explore the areas of STS Planning Guidelines, STS Operation Procedures, Types of STS Operations with Arrival and Berthing Operations, STS Documentation and Operation Procedures and finally, looking at Liquid Cargo Insurance and Claims resulting from shortage and contamination of cargo involved after such transfers.

Who Should Attend

Those involved in bulk liquid cargo transport business including:

  • Ship Owners and Managers
  • Offshore Vessel and FPSO Owners and Operators
  • Oil Majors, NOCs and Independents
  • Bunker Suppliers and Oil Traders
  • Ship Super­in­ten­dents and Safety Officers
  • Ship Officers and Crews (Master, Chief Officers, Chief Engineers etc)
  • Loading and Mooring Masters
  • STS Service Providers
  • Liquid Cargo and Bunker Surveyors
  • Ports and Terminal Operators
  • P&I Executives

Course content

  • Personnel Resources Drills and Famili­ari­sation,­ Conditions and Requirements
  • Vessel Charac­te­ristics and STS equipment
  • STS Operations Guidelines Assessment and Reporting Procedures
  • Emergency Preparedness Plan and Procedures
  • STS Checklists and Completion of Documentation
  • STS Operations Procedures
  • Types of STS Operations during Arrival and Berthing
  • STS Documentation and Operational Procedures
  • Liquid Cargo Loss and Shortage — Insurance and Claims
Fareham Innovation Centre,
Merlin House, 4 Meteor Way,
Lee on Solent.
PO13 9FU
P: (023) 93 877683