ClassNK – TEC 0871
The Bahamas Maritime Authority has notified ClassNK of BMA Information Bulletin No.136 “Enhanced Monitoring Programme” .
According to the notification, any ship which has been justifiably detained on more than one occasion in a 24 month period, either by PSC or Flag State, will automatically be placed on the Enhanced Monitoring Programme.
Ships which have been placed on the Enhanced Monitoring Programme are subject to Bahamas “special” inspections within one (1) month of being placed on the programme, and at three (3) month periods thereafter. Any ships remaining on the programme after twelve (12) months will be specially reviewed for continued registration in consultation with the Director of the BMA.
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