INTERTANKO Commentary on SHELLVOY 6
This 14 page booklet identifies the amendments to SHELLVOY 6. It should be read in conjunction with INTERTANKO’s commentary on SHELLVOY 5, published in A Guide to Tanker Charters, as this publication remains relevant to many of the clauses in SHELLVOY 6.
SHELLVOY 6 is Shell’s updated form of tanker voyage charterparty. The intention behind SHELLVOY 6 is to include all current amendments issued since 1987 and to ‘clarify standard interpretations and practice’. INTERTANKO’s commentary on SHELLVOY 6 is not comprehensive as it is confined to material updates not previously circulating in the market.
This commentary is not comprehensive as it is confined to new amendments not previously circulating in the market and focuses on Parts 1 and 2 of the new form.
1.1 Description of Vessel
1.3 Cargo Description
2.1 Condition of the Vessel
2.2 Cleaning of Tanks
2.4 Claims, Dues and Other Charges
2.6 Charterer’s Failure to Give Orders
2.8 Notice of Readiness/Running Time
2.9 Supervision of Time
2.11 Vessel Inspection/Cargo Inspection
2.12 Inert Gas
2.13 Crude Oil Washing
2.14 Charterer’s Orders/Change of Orders/Part Cargo Transhipment
2.18 Bills of Lading
2.19 General Average
2.20 Clause Paramount
2.24 Business Principles
2.25 Arbitration (b)
Order Form: Tanker Bills of Lading and A Guide to Tanker Charters
INTERTANKO (the International Association of Independent Tanker Owners) is a trade association that has served as the voice for independent tanker owners since 1970, representing the interests of its Members at national, regional and international levels.
The organisation champions an industry dedicated to support global energy networks by delivering safe, efficient and environmentally sound transport services.
INTERTANKO actively works on a wide range of operational, technical, legal and commercial issues affecting tanker owners and operators around the world. It draws on regular and direct contact with its Members and other industry stakeholders to develop and disseminate information and best practice, essential to the tanker industry.
- Number of Pages:
- Published Date:
- January 2013
- Binding Format:
- Book Height:
- 300 mm
- Book Width:
- 210 mm
- 0.2 kg