Historical background, basic hazards, modern tanker design, sources of ignition, inert gas production and operations, gas evolution and venting, pipelines and pumps, the voyage cycle, types of berths and offshore terminals, tank cleaning and cow pollution prevention, dangerous space entry, cargo calculations, vetting inspections, response to oil spillage. There are requirements with respect to number and minimum capacity of slop tanks, oil. Means must be provided to keep spills away from the accommodation. The oil and gas operations manual is a collection of requirements for permit holders, outlining the regulatory and guidance conditions for construction, operation, deactivation and reclamation of oil and gas and associated activities. Manual of oil tanker operations, 1st edition 2011 ebook. Advanced training for oil tanker cargo operations scope. A shuttle tanker is a tanker carrying oil from offshore oil fields to terminals. Sbt contribute towards the protection of the marine environment. Objective successful completion of this course should enable candidates to serve on an oil tanker in a capacity other than master, chief engineer, chief mate or second. It also provides guidance on preferred size and positioning for gauging and sampling fittings on vessels. If a ship is equipped to carry several types of cargo simultaneously, the ship type is called parcel tanker.
Oil tanker operations discharging prior arriving at the discharge port an exchange of information between the ship and the terminal will take place. Our site is a quick guide to finding tanker vessel operation related information. This course is designed for all captain, chief engineer, chief mate, second engineer officers and any person having responsibility for loading, unloading, and care in during the trip of oil tankers ships, as established regulation vi11, paragraphs 4. This manual is published in this web page only for trainifng of tanker operations by permition of mr capt. Guidance manual for conditional exclusion from stormwater. Raymond solly, in cooperation with captain quentin cox and john this publication. Raymond solly, in cooperation with captain quentin cox and john. Cargo oil loading preparations for oil tankers prior loading oil cargo in a tanker vessel require utmost diligence in planning and most careful consideration will need to be made for a safe operation. It is hence, very important to understand the jargon and know what documents. Oil tankers are further subdivided into two main types. Before starting cargo operations all deck scuppers must be plugged to contain on board any oil spilled as a consequence of accident or equipment failure. As storage facilities release crude oil back onto the market there will be a surge of tanker business and freight rates will inevitably rise as a consequence.
Tanker ships discharging operation and crude oil washing 5 cannot be ignited by any cause and the possibility of explosion of the vessel that could lead to destruction of the hull and leakage destroying environmental resources are zero. Part one of the manual covers items that every petroleum driver should know. Description download oil tanker operation manual free in pdf format. The domestic and international rules governing the qualifications for personnel serving on tank vessels have changed in recent years. To extend the field of publication, manual of oil tanker operations includes new approaches to this subject that deal comprehensively with the actual nuts and bolts of a deck officers work. Stcw course provides training for officers and ratings. An oil tanker especially built for the transportation of refined. This publication has been written by senior nautical college lecturers who have responsibility for tanker elements of the deck officer academic requirements, as well as statutory and industry tanker training courses. The general safety checks and precautions will be the same as given for the loadport.
Measurement and sampling of cargoes on board tank vessels. Following are the basic procedure fo a quick guidance prior loading oil cargo. Safety guidelines and good industry practices for oil. Category 1 oil tankers of 20,000 tons deadweight and above carrying crude oil, fuel oil, heavy diesel oil or lubricating oil as cargo, and of 30,000 tons deadweight and above carrying other oils, which do not comply with the requirements for protectively located segregated ballast tanks commonly known as premarpol tankers. Oil tanker however, is a generic terminology and includes not only crude oil but also petrol, gasoline, kerosene and paraffin. Tanker commercial operations are a cutthroat business and maximising profits is the only manner in which one can stay ahead of the competition. A brief guide to understanding commercial operations and. The political machinations of traditional oil producing countries, has failed to prevent a recent revival in crude oil prices, resulting the confidence returning to the crude oil industry. Once the vessel is tied up at the terminal, a shipshore checklist will have to be filled out. International safety guide for oil tankers and terminals. Oil tanker operation manual navigation oil tanker free 30day. Department and a tank cleaning plan drawn up several reputed publications shell tank cleaning guide, bp tank cleaning guide, dr.
This manual contains information and guidelines that are standard throughout the industry. This 2day oil terminal training is offered to terminal personnel whose jobs require a close understanding of the operations and safety aspects of oil tanker operations. This manual is to be used only on v ships managed vessels. Good planning is the hallmark of efficient tanker operations. Standard format for the crude oil washing operations and equipment manual. Understanding oil tanker operations in port national. Oil tanker operations loading conventional tanker basics. Oiltanker ship carrying crude oil or refined products. Gtcs means these bp global oil americas general terms and conditions for purchases and sales of crude oil, refined petroleum, and related products 2020 edition. Bp global oil americas general terms and conditions for. This manual is published in this web page only for.
Oil tanker operations discharging conventional tanker. To address those new requirements, the fourth edition of tanker operations incorporates new material by mark huber and other contributors, providing an updated textbook for maritime schools and individuals pursuing a tankerman endorsement. This tanker is not fitted with heating coils in the cargo tanks and should not carry cargoes which will require to be heated either to obtain. Oil tanker operation manual free ebook download as pdf file.
Crude oil tanker cargo operations best practices course. Historical background, basic hazards, modern tanker design, sources of ignition, inert gas production and operations, gas evolution and. The safety guidelines and good industry practices for oil terminals were developed under the united nations economic commission for europe convention on the transboundary effects of industrial accidents by an international expert group consisting of. Guidelines for surveys, assessment and repair of hull structures 2nd edition 2020. A brief introduction to important vessel mooring techniques. Tanker safety, crude oil washing and inert gas, and tp 8129e supervisor of transfer operations training courses 1 of 92 general 1.
Vmsgas01 section introduction section revision number. Stated apply official accident report no 3 car pdf to oil tankers of 150gt and above, engaged in the transfer of oil cargo between oil tankers at sea sts operations, we also. In this edition fuel oil articles 3 shiptoship transfer while underway 5 oil tankers as an alternative to oil storage terminals. To ascertain the liquid level in a tankers cargo oil tanks, it is necessary to measure manually, mechanically. The day began normally in one of these companies, a firm specializing in, among other things, maritime oil transportation. Accumulations of water shall be drained periodically as authorised by the duty officer do, and scupper plugs replaced immediately afterwards. Measurement and sampling of cargoes on board tank vessels using closed and restricted equipment 1 scope this document provides guidance on the use, maintenance and calibration of restricted and closed measurement and sampling equipment. The oil companies international marine forum ocimf is a voluntary association of oil companies having an. Hashemi and sattarvand 26 use simulation to evaluate productivity of alternative scheduling of trucks to loaders in a copper mine. Oil tankers, as their name suggests carry oil and its by products. Tanker safety, crude oil washing and inert gas, and. The company has included the following functional elements in the development, implementation, and maintenance of the safety and environmental protection policy. It represents the minimum level of professional knowledge and understanding that is required to safely deliver products to all of our customers.
A small mistake in tendering nor or a wrongly worded protest can result in substantial loss of revenue. For example, moving crude oil from oil wells in a producing country to refineries in another country. Testing of cargoballast valves, sea valves, pipelines, pumps, inert gas systems, emergency stops. Tanker safety, crude oil washing and inert gas, and supervisor of. The easyto understand text is adequately supported by photographs, line drawings and copies of the statutory documents and diagrams which make the. It references guides, forms, tables and definitions to assist in creating and submitting required operational information. The companys sms should always be consulted prior commencing operations. Emergency operations stcw code, section bv\1, paragraph 7. Crude tankers move large quantities of unrefined crude oil from its point of extraction to refineries. For asts to be operational and qualify for no exposure.
Procedure and basic guidance the operation of modern oil tankers involve numerous complexities and careful consideration will need to be made for various shipboard activities. Everything started on a cold january day in a coastal town in the north east of england, an area with a strong presence of petrochemical companies. Simulation of tank truck loading operations in a fuel 437 productivity and fuel consumption in a surface mine. Manual of oil tanker operations manual of oil tanker operations by dr. Indirect taxes includes, but is not limited to, federal, state or local excise taxes, sales and use taxes, ad. Standard safety tankers introduction despite higher safety standards on board tankers, the number of tanker cargorelated claims the standard club deals with is rising, particularly on chemical and product tankers. It comprises a basic training program appropriate to their duties, including oil and chemical tanker safety, fire safety measures and systems, pollution prevention, operational practice and obligations under applicable laws and regulations.
An oil tanker, also known as a petroleum tanker, is a ship designed for the bulk transport of oil or its products. The vessels ship operational manual gives information regarding the safe handling storage and discharge of chemicals in bulk and is in compliance with the guidelines of the bch code as well as united state of. Before a tanker approaches port, there are several factors that must be considered. Crude oil terminalling operations petroconsult energy. Basic training for oil and chemical tanker model course 1. Oil and gas activity operations manual bc oil and gas.253 19 875 1412 161 554 1646 848 456 1354 1406 149 912 1419 971 1370 1006 50 1005 1512 1154 1097 550 1504 859 1531 336 402 1527 87 1109 1487 1081 501 843 84 1671 381 876 544 1449 678 419 732 109 1106 736 195