New Regulation Comes in Practice on February 2019

BELOW VESSELS ARE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED @ DARDANELLES
LOA OVER 200 METERS OIL TANKERS
LOA OVER 250 METERS BBU CARRIERS - LADEN ONLY

BELOW VESSELS ARE DAYLIGHT RESTRICTED @ BOSPHORUS
LOA OVER 150 METERS LPG TANKERS - C3/C4/NH3 CARGOES
LOA OVER 200 METERS OIL TANKERS
LOA OVER 250 METERS BBU CARRIERS

AS PER NEW REGULATION FOR TANKERS
-DARDANELLES - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OPTIONAL FOR OIL TANKERS LOA BETWEEN 200 TO 249,99 METERS
-DARDANELLES - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR OIL TANKERS LOA OVER 250 METERS
-DARDANELLES - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR LPG TANKERS LOA OVER 150 METERS C3/C4 - DAYLIGHT PASSAGE

-DARDANELLES - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR LPG TANKERS LOA OVER 150 METERS NH3 - DAY AND NIGHT TIME 


-BOSPORUS   - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR OIL TANKERS LOA OVER 200 METERS
-BOSPORUS   - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR ALL LPG TANKERS LOA OVER 150 METERS

AS PER NEW REGULATION FOR BULKERS
-BOSPORUS   - PILOT & ESCORT TUG ARE OBLIGATORY FOR BULKERS LOA OVER 250 METERS

FREE WAITING TIME @ TURKISH STRAITS
AFTER ENTERING MARMARA SEA ALL VESSELS ARE FREE TO STAY AT DRIFT UP TO 7 DAYS ( 168 HRS )

OVER 168 HOURS / 7 DAYS STAY AT MARMARA SEA CAUSING EXTRA COST ABT USD 0,45 PER NRT DUE
TO CHANGING OF VESSEL'S STATUS FROM TRANSIT TO FREE PRATIQUE