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SINGAPORE - Singapore Registered Ships Voluntary Experience Building Phase of the IMO Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption

Mar. 5 2018

SINGAPORE - Singapore Registered Ships Voluntary Experience Building Phase of the IMO Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption

The below message is sent upon request and on behalf of the MPA: 

"The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the shipping community has embarked on the Voluntary Experience Building Phase of the IMO Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption. This Voluntary Experience Building Phase (VEBP) will run for the entire calendar year of 2018 for SRS operators with SRS vessels of 5,000GT and above. 

We invite you and your company to participate in the VEBP so that together we can get a head start on the DCS requirements and tackle any implementation issues resolved before the mandatory DCS requirements begins in January 2019.

More information about the VEBP can be found at https://www.mpa.gov.sg/assets/srs/e-bulletins/Issue12/announcements/IMO-Data-Collection-System.html

Access to the relevant circular and annexes can be found athttp://www.mpa.gov.sg/web/portal/home/port-of-singapore/circulars-and-notices/detail/21f3d001-7c34-43c1-8559-750642045dd1. "