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Coal Cargoes

Recent incidents involving self-heating of coal has emphasised the importance of checking the accuracy of shipper’s declarations for all types of coal cargoes.

West of England issued a Loss Prevention bulletin (January 2016) on Measuring Methane Gas Levels in Cargo Holds and can be accessed HERE

The UK P&I Club has advised on hazards on shipping coal from Indonesia (November 2015). A booklet "How to monitor coal cargoes from Indonesia" is available HERE

Gard P&I Club issued a Loss Prevention bulletin on Loading of Coal Cargoes in November 2015, and can be accessed HERE.

North P&I Club issued a Loss Prevention bulletin on Carriage of Coal in November 2015 and can be accessed HERE

West of England advice in August 2014 on  Monitoring of Self-Heating Coal Cargoes Prior to Loading can be downloaded HERE