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TBC 2018


Detailed analysis of the complexities of time and voyage charterparties

Thank you to everyone who attended this year's course!

2017 Agenda Soundbites

Case studies on 'Ocean Victory' & 'Volcafe'

Indepth examination of 'Ocean Victory' in relation to safe ports and 'Volcafe' for voyage charterparties

Practical workshops

Analyse potential claims for speed, consumption and vessel performance under time charters

Laytime and demurrage including calculation of laytime

Examining off -hire issues

Identify when a vessel goes off-hire and discuss solutions with Nevil Phillips of Quadrant Chambers

Key learning objectives

  • Update your knowledge and expertise in negotiating time and voyage charterparties
  • In-depth examination of common issues that cause difficulties in charterparties
  • Identify your delivery and redelivery obligations and avoid unnecessary delays
  • Assess off-hire circumstances and examine how payment and equitable set off from hire can be dealt with
  • Focus on seaworthiness, cargo worthiness, loading, storage and discharge in the voyage charterparty
  • Explore common disputes in speed, consumption and vessel performance
  • Understand the inter-relationship between bills of lading and time charterparties
  • Use a laytime and demurrage workshop to understand how to manage claims

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Interactive practical sessions to improve your learning experience

  • Examine the inter-relationship between bills of lading and charterparties and withdrawal of hire/termination of charterparty
  • Time charters workshop analysing potential claims for speed, consumption and vessel performance
  • Voyage charters workshop examining the four stages of the voyage charterparty
  • Laytime and demurrage case study including calculation of laytime 

Who should attend?

This seminar is relevant to all maritime professionals who require advanced level training on time and voyage charterparties, including:

  • Ship owners
  • Ship managers
  • Charterers
  • Insurers
  • Lawyers

Advanced Chartering conferences are CPD Affiliated

If you would like to claim CPD points for attending this conference, please let us know upon registration, or email:


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