Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during August 2018
07113 – Fire Pumps Insufficient Pressure Yes Inspections of foreign flagged ships in UK ports are undertaken by surveyors from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency. When a ship is found to be not in compliance with applicable convention requirements, a deficiency may be raised. If any of their deficiencies are so serious they have to be rectified before departure, then the ship will be detained. This vessel was still detained on 31st August 2018Vessel Name: TECOIL POLARISGT: 1814IMO No: 8883290Flag: Russian Federation (Grey list)Company: Tecoil Shipping LtdClassification Society: RMRSRecognised Organisation: RMRSRecognised Organisation for ISM DOC: RMRSRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: RMRSDate and Place of Detention: 6th June 2018 at ImminghamSummary: Twenty-Seven deficiencies with eight grounds for detentions 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes 01102 – Cargo Ship Safety Construction (including exemption) Missing No 10101 – Pilot ladders hoist/pilot transfer Missing No Notes on the list of detentions 01199 – Other certificates Other No 10101 – Gyro compass Inoperative No Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 08416 – Ropes and wires Damaged No 13103 – Gauges, Thermometers etc Missing No 11134 – Operations of life saving appliances Lack of familiarity No 10615 – Fuel change over procedure Missing No 01308 – Records of seafarers’ daily hours of work or rest False No 01104 – Cargo Ship Safety Radio (including exemption) Missing No 10111 – Charts Missing No 01218 – Medical certificate Missing No 18426 – Exposure to harmful levels of ambient factors Not as required No This vessel was released on 12th August 2018Vessel Name: TUNGORGT: 7138IMO: 9570638Flag: Liberia (White list)Company: Fenco- West LtdClassification Society: BVRecognised Organisation: BVRecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: RMRSRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: LiberiaDate and Place of Detention: 13th August 2018 at Ellesmere PortSummary: Ten deficiencies with two grounds for detention 10111 – Charts Missing No 07199 – Other (Fire safety) Other No 06104 – Lashing material Inadequate No 10105 – Magnetic compass Missing No All deficiencies should be rectified before departure if at all possible. Full details of the ship.The accompanying detention list shows ship’s International Maritime Organization (IMO) number which is unchanging throughout the ship’s life and uniquely identifies it. It also shows the ship’s name and flag state at the time of its inspection. Company.The company shown in the vessel’s Safety Management Certificate (SMC) or if there is no SMC, then the party otherwise believed to be responsible for the safety of the ship at the time of inspection. Classification Society.The list shows the Classification Society responsible for classing the ship only. Recognised Organisation.Responsible for conducting the statutory surveys: and issuing statutory certificates on behalf of the Flag State White (WL), Grey (GL) and Black lists (BL) are issued by the Paris MoU on 01 July each year and shows the performance of flag State. 08499 – Other (Health protection, medical care Not as required No 04109 – Fire drills Lack of communication No 01308 – Record of seafarers’ daily hours of work or rest False No This vessel was released on 23rd August 2018Vessel Name: H&S PRUDENCEGT: 1556IMO: 9226188Flag: Netherlands (White list)Company: EEMS WerkenClassification Society: BVRecognised Organisation: BVRecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: BVRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: BVDate and Place of Detention: 13th August 2018 at ImminghamSummary: Twelve deficiencies with one ground for detention 11101 – Lifeboats Not ready for use Yes 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes This vessel was released on 9th August 2018Vessel Name: SIEM COMMANDERGT: 2807IMO: 9420150Flag: Norway (White list)Company: Siem Offshore ASClassification Society: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: DNV-GLDate and Place of Detention: 10th August 2018 at FalmouthSummary: Six deficiencies with three grounds for detention This vessel was released on 23rd August 2018DETENTIONS CARRIED OVER FROM PREVIOUS MONTHSVessel Name: POSEIDONGT: 1412IMO: 7363217Flag: Iceland (White list)Company: Neptune EHFClassification Society: NARecognised Organisation: NARecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: DNV-GLDate and Place of Detention: 19th July 2018 at HullSummary: Ten deficiencies with two grounds for detention Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 07101 – Fire Protection and Structural integrity Inadequate No 11113 – Launching arrangements for rescue boats Not properly maintained Yes In response to one of the recommendations of Lord Donaldson’s inquiry into the prevention of pollution from merchant shipping, and in compliance with the EU Directive on Port State Control (2009/16/EC as amended), the Maritime and Coastguard agency (MCA) publishes details of the foreign flagged vessels detained in UK ports each month. 11131 – On board training and instructions Not as required No 10118 – Speed and distance indicator Missing No 02106 – Hull damage impairing seaworthiness Holed Yes Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 10128 – Navigation bridge visibility Not as required No 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes 08199 – Alarms other Other No 02108 – Electrical installations in general Not properly maintained No 04110 – Abandon ship drill Insufficient frequency No Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 11105 – Rescue boat inventory Not as required No Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 10101 – Pilot ladder and hoist/pilot transfer arrangements Unsafe No 08011 – General alarm Malfunctioning No 16105 – Acess control ship Not as required No 08499 – Other (Health protection, medical care Not as required No When applicable, the list includes those passenger craft prevented from operating under the provisions of the EU Directive on Mandatory Surveys for the safe operation of regular Ro-Ro ferry and high speed passenger craft services (1999/35/EU). 10109 – Lights, shapes and sound signals Damaged No 01214 – Endorsement of flag state Missing No 01308 – Record of seafarers’ daily hours or rest False No 14604 – Bunker delivery note Not as required No 10127 – Voyage or passage plan Not as required Yes 14109 – Fire drills Lack of knowledge No This vessel was released on 10th August 2018Vessel Name: VIKINGFJORDGT: 526IMO: 7382627Flag: Norway (White list)Company: Myklebushhaug Management ASClassification Society: NARecognised Organisation: NARecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: BVRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: NorwayDate and Place of Detention: 8th August 2018 at GrimsbySummary: Fourteen deficiencies with Two grounds for detention During August, there were five new detentions of foreign flagged vessels in a UK port, three vessels remained under detention from previous months. A total of three vessels remain under detention at the end of August. 04617– Sulphur content of fuel used Not as required No 07105 – Fire doors/openings in fire resisting divisions No 01220 – Seafarers’ employment agreement (SEA) Invalid No 14607 – Quality of fuel oil Not as required No Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 01101 – Cargo Ship Safety Equipment (including exemption) Missing No 01218 – Medical Incorrect language No 01315 – Oil record book Not properly filled No 12107 – Ballast, fuel and other tanks Not as required Yes 07199 – Other (Fire safety) Other No 07105 – Fire doors/openings in fire resisting divisions Not as required No 10123 – International code of signals – SOLAS Missing No 01117 – International Oil Pollution Prevention (IOPP) Invalid Yes 07101 – Fire Protection and Structural integrity Inadequate No 07120 – Means of escape Not as required No 01315 – Oil record book Not properly filled No 07199 – Other (Fire safety) Other No 05199 – Other (radiocommunication) Other No 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes 01108 – Loadline (Including exemptions) Invalid Yes 05110 – Facilities for reception of marine safety inform. Not as required No 01320 – Garbage record book Incorrect No 07199 – Other (Fire safety) Other No 01123 – Continuous synopsis record Entries missing No 10105 – Magnetic compass Inoperative Yes 11122 – Radio life-saving appliances Inoperative No 11129 – Operational readiness of lifesaving appliances Not as required Yes 07106 – Fire detection and alarm system Not as required No 10127 – Voyage or passage plan Not as required No The UK is part of a regional agreement on port state control known as the Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MOU) and information on all ships that are inspected is held centrally in an electronic database known as THETIS. This allows the ships with a high risk rating and poor detention records to be targeted for future inspection. Defective item Nature of defect Ground for Detention 06105 – Atmosphere testing instrument Not properly maintained No 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes 11104 – Rescue boats Not properly maintained Yes 15150 – ISM Not as required Yes 07115 – Fire dampers Inoperative Yes SHIPS DETAINED IN August 2018Vessel Name: LUZERNGT: 27900IMO: 9240794Flag: Switzerland (White list)Company: Massoel ShippingClassification Society: NKKRecognised Organisation: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation for ISM Doc: DNV-GLRecognised Organisation for ISM SMC: DNV-GLDate and Place of Detention: 7th August 2018 at BelfastSummary: Six deficiencies with one ground for detention 01336 – Certificate of documentary evidence of financial security for repatriation Not as required No 18409 – Dangerous areas Not as required No 07105 – Fire doors/openings in fire – resisting divisions Not as required No 02105 – Steering gear Not properly maintained No 09232 – Cleanliness of the engine room Insufficient Yes 07103 – Divisions – Decks, bulkheads and penetrations Not as required No 10104 – Gyro compass Inoperative Yes This vessel was still detained on 31st August 2018Vessel Name: CIEN PORCIENTO (General Cargo)GT: 106.IMO No: 8944446.Flag: Unregistered.Company: Open Window Inc.Classification Society: Unclassed.Recognised Organisation: Not applicable.Recognised Organisation for ISM DOC: Not applicable.Recognised Organisation for ISM SMC: Not applicableDate and Place of detention: 4 March 2010, LowestoftSummary: Thirty deficiencies including seven grounds for detentionThis vessel was still detained on 31st August 2018Notes to Editors• The MCA is a partner in the Sea Vision UK campaign to raise awareness and understanding of the sea and maritime activities. 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