Monthly PSC Report For October 2012

The following information have been gathered mainly from PSC MoUs sites and may serve only as reference for the inspections being carried out each month by each MoU. The consistency of the information may differ between MoU since there are slight differences on the way each organization presents the inspection info. For more information on the inspections carried out please refer to each organization’s site.

Caribbean MoU

Accurate data on PSC inspections could not be extracted from the MoU’s website. Information regarding inspection conducted can be found here.

Black Sea MoU

  • Total Inspections – 545
  • With Deficiencies – 376
  • Without Deficiencies – 169
  • Detentions – 27

For more information on inspections carried out by the Black Sea MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

Mediterranean MoU

  • Total Inspections – 430
  • With Deficiencies – 229
  • Without Deficiencies – 201
  • Detentions – 33

For more information on inspections carried out by the Mediterranean MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

Vina del Mar

The organization has not yet released any information regarding 2012. For more information on inspections carried out by Vina del Mar please click here.

Abuja MoU

Accurate data on PSC inspections could not be extracted from the MoU’s website. Information regarding inspections conducted can be found in the organization’s Inspection Database.

Indian Ocean MoU

  • Total Inspections – 497
  • With Deficiencies – 314
  • Without Deficiencies – 183
  • Detentions – 30

For more information on inspections carried out by the Indian Ocean MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

Paris MoU

  • Total Inspections – 1602
  • With Deficiencies – 1172
  • Without Deficiencies – 430
  • Detentions – 53

For more information on inspections carried out by the Paris MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

Tokyo MoU

  • Total Inspections – 3039
  • With Deficiencies – 2064
  • Without Deficiencies – 975
  • Detentions – 98

For more information on inspections carried out by the Tokyo MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

Riyadh MoU

Accurate data could not be extracted from the organization’s database. For information on inspections carried out by the Riyadh MoU please refer to the organization’s Inspection Database.

NKK Noted Detainable Deficiencies

This month the summary of detainable deficiencies noted in PSC inspection reports of NK-SMC ships presents the following findings:

  1. ISM (4 cases): Company not respond ship request, Deficiencies are objective evidence of a serious failure of ISM code
  2. MF/HF radio installation (3 cases): MF/HF installation defective, Unable to start under reserve source, MF/HF DSC (Digital Still Camera) display unreadable
  3. Operation of Fire Protection Systems (3 cases): Officers not familiar with the operation of Fire Alarm and Detect system, Nobody knows where is the isolation valve, Deck officers not given familiarization training with fixed fire fighting systems
  4. Lifeboats (3 cases): Suspension heavily corroded etc, Lifeboat’s hook to be release manually: seized, Motor lifeboat (Stb) stopped 3 times during abandon drill in water
  5. Propulation main engine (3 cases): Main engine water oil leakages, M/E cyl. Heads 1, 4 and 5 water leak, M/E high pressure delivery lines were leaking, braided covers were cut, damaged

For more information on this month’s NKK report please click here.

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