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September 2019

OSV Chartering Contract Management Seminar

Thank you to all our speakers and attendees for joining us at the event.

Watch this space for upcoming details of the next OSV Chartering Contract Management Seminar


The OSV Chartering Contract Management seminar is worth 12 CPD points.

2018 agenda talking points

A review of Supplytime 2017 in practice, one year on

Delegates found out what the uptake has been like on the new contract and the key differences between Supplytime 2005 and 2017 

Practical legal workshops

Workshops looking at negotiating and amending an OSV chartering contract.

Interactive sessions based on real life examples such as an OSV charter termination focusing on the problems encountered and the solutions applied

Brokering revealed

Consider the role of the broker in ensuring that the deal gets done and where they add value to the process

Terminating contracts

Delegates examined the procedures for terminating a charterparty and the consequences for both parties. They learned about the early termination for cause under English law and also terminating OSV new build contracts. 

Insurance insights

Delegates learned about the interplay of insurance and indemnity, got up to speed on insurance clauses and understood the allocation of risk 

Offshore market analysis

Received an update on charter rates, ship values and business opportunities for the offshore market to survive the market downturn 

2018 learning outcomes:

  • Understood the consequences of increased counterparty risk and how to deal with them
  • Learned about the practicalities of amending agreements
  • Found out about Supplytime 2017 in practice – who has been using it?
  • Learned about insurance issues and the interplay of insurance and indemnity
  • Examined procedures for termination of contracts and payment of hire
  • Received detailed analysis of knock for knock
  • Examined the soft market conditions and impact of allocation of operational risk
  • Gained OSV owner feedback on contracts in practice



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The OSV Chartering Contract Management seminar is worth 12 CPD points.

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