Reference is made to our technical circular no. 73/2017 dated 6th June 2017 reg. Panama maritime authority’s circular MMC-215 on use and maintenance of Panama official Oil Record Book.
Considering that the Resolution MEPC 271(69) has entered into force from 01st September 2017, Panama maritime authority has revised circular MMC-215 and provided revised edition 2017 of Panama official Oil Record Book.
This oil record book & emissions has instructions (Part III) for actions carried out on board and necessary to be recorded according to last amendment under Resolution MEPC 176(58) and Resolution MEPC 271(69), in relation to:
Ozone Depleting Substances
Low Sulphur Fuel Oil
Vapor Collection System (in tankers)
Record requirements for operational compliance with NOx Tier III emission control areas.
This Technical Circular and the material contained in it is provided only for the purpose of supplying current information to the reader and not as an advice to be relied upon by any person. While we have taken utmost care to be as factual as possible, readers/ users are advised to verify the exact text and content of the Regulation from the original source/ issuing Authority.