Port State control (PSC) is an internationally agreed program for the inspection of foreign ships in other national ports. With our extensive program of inspection and survey, PSC is a key element in maintaining a safe international marine transport industry.
Number of foreign ships inspected: 289
Number of deficiencies found: 746
Number of foreign ships detained: 23
Number of Australian ships inspected: 2
Number of deficiencies found: 7
Number of Australian ships detained: 0
Safety management system fails to ensure the vessel complies with the ISM code with regard to the maintenance of the ship and documentation.
Deficiencies rectified and additional safety management system external verification audit carried out.
The safety management system has not ensured:
The navigation of the vessel is not executed as per Safety of Life at Sea requirements.
Safety management system fails to ensure:
Means for securing weather tightness for No. 1 hatch-cover defective; shows gap (IMAGE 372.37 KB).
Safety management system does not ensure:
Fire main section on main deck forward of accommodation wasted and holed in multiple places: