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CHARTERING QUESTIONNAIRE 88 (Q88)Created at Q88.com
1. VESSEL DESCRIPTION
1.1 Date updated: May 02, 2018
1.2 Vessel's name (IMO number): Ardmore Chippewa (9707871 )
1.3 Vessel's previous name(s) and date(s) of change: Not Applicable
1.4 Date delivered / Builder (where built): Nov 13, 2015 / Fukuoka Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. Japan
1.5 Flag / Port of Registry: Marshall Islands / MAJURO
1.6 Call sign / MMSI: V7HS4 / 538 005866
1.7 Vessel's contact details (satcom/fax/email etc.): Tel: +870773242810
Fax: +870783222297
Email: Ardmore.Chippewa@thomeships.net
1.8 Type of vessel (as described in Form A or Form B Q1.11 of the IOPPC): Oil Tanker
1.9 Type of hull: Double Hull
Classification
1.10 Classification society: American Bureau of Shipping
1.11 Class notation: +A1,E, Chemical Carrier, Oil Carrier, +AMS, +ACCU, TCM, VEC, CPP, BWT, ESP, CPS, CRC,UWILD,RW,GP
1.12 Is the vessel subject to any conditions of class, class extensions, outstanding memorandums or class recommendations? If yes, give details: No
None
1.13 If classification society changed, name of previous and date of change: , Not Applicable
1.14 IMO type, if applicable: 2
1.15 Does the vessel have ice class? If yes, state what level: No , No
1.16 Date / place of last dry-dock: Nov 13, 2015 / N/A
1.17 Date next dry dock due / next annual survey due: Nov 13, 2020 Nov 13, 2018
1.18 Date of last special survey / next special survey due: Nov 13, 2020
1.19 If ship has Condition Assessment Program (CAP), what is the latest overall rating: No , (Not Applicable)
1.20 Does the vessel have a statement of compliance issued under the provisions of the Condition Assessment Scheme (CAS): If yes, what is the expiry date? N/A
Not Applicable
Dimensions
1.21 Length overall (LOA): 158.90 m
1.22 Length between perpendiculars (LBP): 149.61 m
1.23 Extreme breadth (Beam): 26.60 m
1.24 Moulded depth: 14.00 m
1.25 Keel to masthead (KTM)/ Keel to masthead (KTM) in collapsed condition, if applicable: 39.02 m m (Not Applicable)
1.26 Bow to center manifold (BCM) / Stern to center manifold (SCM): 79.15 m 79.65 m
1.27 Distance bridge front to center of manifold: 50.40 m
1.28 Parallel body distances: Lightship Normal Ballast Summer Dwt
Forward to mid-point manifold: 25.68 m 32.77 m 32.77 m
Aft to mid-point manifold: 24.26 m 35.11 m 44.33 m
Parallel body length: 49.80 m 67.90 m 77.10 m
1.29 FWA/TPC at summer draft: 215.00 mm 36.70 MT
1.30 Constant (excluding fresh water): 150 MT
1.31 What is the company guidelines for Under Keel Clearance (UKC) for this vessel? Thome OMD 011 states the following Ocean Passage-50% of Dynamic Draft Fairways outside ports (Shallow waters)-15% of Dynamic Draft Fairways inside ports (Within Port Limits)-1.5% of the moulded breadth or 0.6m, whichever is greater Whilst alongside the berth, SBM/CBM moorings-1.5% of the moulded breadth or 0.3m, whichever is greater Vessels are required to inform Office if UKC computed is less than Thome under keel clearance criteria. While informing Marine Department, the Vessels should include Completed TSM Form 002 If while deviating from Thomes requirement, still being in full compliance with the local government regulations, Masters to include a completed Risk Assessment highlighting the risk control measures that would need to be implemented in order to lower the risk to an acceptable value While evaluating the Vessels transit, the Marine Department are required to Confirm that the risk control measures noted in the Risk assessment are sufficient to reduce the risk Inform / Consult the Marine Manager or HSSEQ Manager and obtain his concurrence Office to Inform / Consult the Owners PIC and obtain his concurrence
1.32 What is the max height of mast above waterline (air draft) Full Mast Collapsed Mast
Lightship: 35.043 m 0 m
Normal ballast: 33.46 m 0 m
At loaded summer deadweight: 28.647 m 0 m
Tonnages
1.33 Net Tonnage: 7232.00
1.34 Gross Tonnage / Reduced Gross Tonnage (if applicable): 15591.00 12762
1.35 Suez Canal Tonnage - Gross (SCGT) / Net (SCNT): 16382.00 14160.00
1.36 Panama Canal Net Tonnage (PCNT): 13062.00
Ownership and Operation
1.37 Registered owner - Full style: Humber Shipco LLC Trust Company Complex
Ajeltake Road, Ajeltake Island, Majuro, MI
Marshall Islands
Tel: +353212409500
Fax: +353212409501
Email: ops@ardmoreshipping.com
Web: www.ardmoreshipping.com
Company IMO#: 1185781
1.38 Technical operator - Full style: Thome Shipmanagement Pte Ltd
16 Raffles Quay, 43-01 Hong Leong Building, Singapore 048581
Singapore
Tel: +65 6220 7291
Fax: +65 6225 1527
Email: vetting@thome.com.sg
Web: www.thome.com.sg
Company IMO#: 1185781
1.39 Commercial operator - Full style: Ardmore Shipping Bermuda Limited
69 Pitts Bay Road Pembroke, HM08 Bermuda
Bermuda
Tel: +353 21 240 9500
Email: postfix@ardmoreshipping.com
Web: www.ardmoreshipping.com
1.40 Disponent owner - Full style: Ardmore MR Pool LLC
Trust Company Complex Ajeltake Road Ajeltake Island Majuro Marshall Islands MH 969690
Tel: +353 21 240 9500
Fax: N/A
Telex: N/A
Email: postfix@ardmoreshipping.com
Web: www.ardmoreshipping.com
 
2. CERTIFICATION Issued Last Annual Expires
2.1 Safety Equipment Certificate (SEC): Nov 13, 2015 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.2 Safety Radio Certificate (SRC) Nov 13, 2015 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.3 Safety Construction Certificate (SCC): Jun 19, 2017 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.4 International Loadline Certificate (ILC): Nov 13, 2015 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.5 International Oil Pollution Prevention Certificate (IOPPC): Nov 16, 2016 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.6 ISM Safety Management Certificate (SMC): Mar 18, 2016 Not Applicable Mar 17, 2021
2.7 Document of Compliance (DOC): Dec 19, 2017 Jan 11, 2023
2.8 USCG Certificate of Compliance (COC): Dec 15, 2015
2.9 Civil Liability Convention (CLC) 1992 Certificate: Feb 20, 2019   Feb 20, 2019
2.10 Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage Convention (CLBC) Certificate: Feb 12, 2018   Feb 20, 2019
2.11 Ship Sanitation Control (SSCC)/Ship Sanitation Control Exemption (SSCE) Certificate: Jan 31, 2018   Jul 31, 2018
2.12 U.S. Certificate of Financial Responsibility (COFR): Nov 13, 2015   Nov 13, 2018
2.13 Certificate of Class (COC): Dec 17, 2015 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.14 International Sewage Pollution Prevention Certificate (ISPPC): Nov 13, 2015   Nov 12, 2020
2.15 Certificate of Fitness (COF): Jun 19, 2017 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.16 International Energy Efficiency Certificate (IEEC): Nov 13, 2015    
2.17 International Ship Security Certificate (ISSC): Mar 18, 2016 Not Applicable Mar 17, 2021
2.18 International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate (IAPPC): Nov 13, 2015 Nov 13, 2017 Nov 12, 2020
2.19 Maritime Labour Certificate (MLC): Mar 18, 2016   Mar 17, 2021
Documentation
2.20 Owner warrant that vessel is member of ITOPF and will remain so for the entire duration of this voyage/contract: Yes
2.21 Does vessel have in place a Drug and Alcohol Policy complying with OCIMF guidelines for Control of Drugs and Alcohol Onboard Ship? Yes
2.22 Is the ITF Special Agreement on board (if applicable)? Yes
2.23 ITF Blue Card expiry date: Nov 13, 2018
 
3. CREW MANAGEMENT
3.1 Nationality of Master: Romanian
3.2 Number and Nationality of Officers: 9
Filipino, Indian, Latvian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Croatian
3.3 Number and Nationality of Crew: 12
Philippino
3.4 What is the common working language onboard: English
3.5 Do officers speak and understand English: Yes
3.6 If Officers/Crew employed by a Manning Agency - Full style: Officers:
Thome Shipmanagement PTE Ltd
16 Raffles Quay, 4301 Hong Leong Building, Singapore, 048581
Tel: +65 6220 7291
Fax: +65 62251527
Email: vetting@thome.com.sg
Web: www.thome.com.sg

Crew:
MST MARINE SERVICES (PHILS.INC.)
TSM House, 1747 Dian Street, Palanan Makati City, Philippines 1235
Tel: Tel: +632 860 7500
Fax: Fax: +632 551 1526
Email: vetting@thome.com.sg
Web: www.tsmphil.com.ph
 
4. FOR USA CALLS
4.1 Has the vessel Operator submitted a Vessel Spill Response Plan to the US Coast Guard which has been approved by official USCG letter? Yes
4.2 Qualified individual (QI) - Full style: Compliance Systems, Inc.
26 E.Bryan Street Savannah, GA 3140
Tel: +1-912-233-8181
Fax: +1-912-231-2938
Telex: Not Applicable
Email: csi@compliancesystemsinc.com
Web: compliancesystemsinc.com
4.3 Oil Spill Response Organization (OSRO) - Full style: National Response Corporation
Highway ;Suite T103 Great River ,NY 11739
Tel: +1 631 224 9141 (24h
Fax: +1 631 224 9082
 
5. CARGO AND BALLAST HANDLING
Double Hull Vessels
5.1 Is vessel fitted with centerline bulkhead in all cargo tanks? If Yes, solid or perforated: Yes , Solid
Loadline Information
5.2 Loadline Freeboard Draft Deadweight Displacement
Summer: 4.30 m 9.73 m 25210.51 MT 31643.14 MT
Winter: 4.50 m 9.53 m 24471.26 MT 3903.89 MT
Tropical: 4.10 m 9.93 m 25952.87 MT 32385.50 MT
Lightship: 11.77 m 2.26 m   6428.26 MT
Normal Ballast Condition: 8.23 m 5.80 m 11290.00 MT 17718.00 MT
5.3 Does vessel have multiple SDWT? If yes, please provide all assigned loadlines: No
N/A
Cargo Tank Capacities
5.4 Number of cargo tanks and total cubic capacity (98%): 12 25223.113 m3
5.5 Capacity (98%) of each natural segregation with double valve (specify tanks): 1526.150 m3 (1P) 1526.388 m3 (1 S) 2142.901 m3 (2 P) 2143.371 m3 (2 S) 2236.181 m3 (3 P) 2236.461 m3 (3 S) 2236.122 m3 (4 P) 2236.472 m3 (4 S) 2236.773 m3 (5 P) 2236.178 m3 (5 S) 2232.342 m3 (6 P) 2233.774 m3 (6 S)
5.6 Number of slop tanks and total cubic capacity (98%): 2 98 m3
5.7 Specify segregations which slops tanks belong to and their capacity with double valve: Slop tanks are arranged as follows: 7P - cargo tank & slop tank - 1643.043 m3 at 98%, 7S - cargo tank & slop tank - 1627.580 m3 at 98%
5.8 Residual/Retention oil tank(s) capacity (98%), if applicable: 10.438 m3
5.9 Does vessel have Segregated Ballast Tanks (SBT) or Clean Ballast Tanks (CBT): SBT
SBT Vessels
5.10 What is total SBT capacity and percentage of SDWT vessel can maintain? 9780.49 m3 38.70 %
5.11 Does vessel meet the requirements of MARPOL Annex I Reg 18.2: Yes
Cargo Handling and Pumping Systems
5.12 How many grades/products can vessel load/discharge with double valve segregation: 14
5.13 Are there any cargo tank filling restrictions?
If yes, specify number of slack tanks, max s.g., ullage restrictions etc.:
Yes
98%
5.14 Pumps: No. Type Capacity At What Head (sg=1.0)
Cargo Pumps: 14 Submerged 300 M3/HR
Cargo Eductors: 0 m3/hr m
Stripping: m3/hr m
Ballast Pumps: 2 Centrifugal 500 m3/hr 30 m
Ballast Eductors: 1 Water driven m3/hr m
5.15 Max loading rate for homogenous cargo per manifold connection: 476 m3/hr
5.16 Max loading rate for homogenous cargo loaded simultaneously through all manifolds: 1846.00 m3/hr
5.17 How many cargo pumps can be run simultaneously at full capacity: 4
Cargo Control Room
5.18 Is ship fitted with a Cargo Control Room (CCR): Yes
5.19 Can tank innage / ullage be read from the CCR: Yes
Gauging and Sampling
5.20 Can cargo be transferred under closed loading conditions in accordance with ISGOTT 11.1.6.6? Yes
5.21 What type of fixed closed tank gauging system is fitted: Radar
5.22 Number of portable gauging units (example- MMC) on board: 3
5.23 Are overfill (high) alarms fitted? If Yes, indicate whether to all tanks or partial: Yes , All
5.24 Are cargo tanks fitted with multipoint gauging? If yes, specify type and locations: N/A ,
5.25 Is gauging system certified and calibrated? If no, specify which ones are not calibrated: Yes ,
Vapor Emission Control System (VECS)
5.26 Is a Vapour Emission Control System (VECS) fitted? Yes
5.27 Number/size of VECS manifolds (per side): 2 158.4 mm
5.28 Number / size / type of VECS reducers: 2pc 6 x 6" ANSI
Venting
5.29 State what type of venting system is fitted: P/V valve
Cargo Manifolds and Reducers
5.30 Does vessel comply with the latest edition of the OCIMF 'Recommendations for Oil Tanker Manifolds and Associated Equipment'? Yes
5.31 Total number / size of cargo manifold connections on each side: 14 / 150.00 mm
5.32 What type of valves are fitted at manifold: Butterfly
5.33 What is the material/rating of the manifold: SUS 316L / ANSI 150Lb-150A (Flat type)
5.34 Does the vessel have a Common Line Manifold connection? If yes, describe: Yes, SUS 316L, ANSI 300A (Flat type)
5.35 Distance between cargo manifold centers: 400.00 mm
5.36 Distance ships rail to manifold: 4400.00 mm
5.37 Distance manifold to ships side: 4780.00 mm
5.38 Top of rail to center of manifold: 4550.00 mm
5.39 Distance main deck to center of manifold: 2270.00 mm
5.40 Spill tank grating to center of manifold: 670.00 mm
5.41 Manifold height above the waterline in normal ballast / at SDWT condition: 10.71 m 6.572 m
5.42 Number / size / type of reducers: 2 x 150/100mm (6/4")
2 x 150/125mm (6/5")
2 x 150/200mm (6/8")
1 x 150/250mm (6/10")
1 x 150/300mm (6/12")
ANSI
5.43 Is vessel fitted with a stern manifold? If yes, state size: No , mm
Heating
5.44 Cargo / slop tanks fitted with a cargo heating system? Type Coiled Material
Cargo Tanks Steam heating coil in cargo tank Yes SS
Slop Tanks: Heating coils Yes SS
5.45 Maximum temperature cargo can be loaded / maintained: 60.0 °C / 140.0 °F 75 °C / 167 °F
5.46 Minimum temperature cargo can be loaded / maintained:
Coating / Anodes
5.47 Tank Coating Coated Type To What Extent Anodes
Cargo tanks: Yes Phenolic epoxy - Chugoku Epicon T-800 Full No
Ballast tanks: Yes Epomarine EX21 Full Yes
Slop tanks: Yes Phenol epoxy (CHUGOKU - EPICON T-800) Whole Tank No
 
6. INERT GAS AND CRUDE OIL WASHING
6.1 Is a Crude Oil Washing (COW) installation fitted / operational? No / N/A
6.2 Is an Inert Gas System (IGS) fitted / operational? Yes / Yes (N2 plant on board)
6.3 Is IGS supplied by flue gas, inert gas (IG) generator and/or nitrogen: Nitrogen Generator
 
7. MOORING
7.1 Wires (on drums) No. Diameter Material Length Breaking Strength
Forecastle: mm m MT
Main deck fwd: mm m MT
Main deck aft: mm m MT
Poop deck: mm m MT
7.2 Wire tails No. Diameter Material Length Breaking Strength
Forecastle: mm m MT
Main deck fwd: mm m MT
Main deck aft: mm m MT
Poop deck: mm m MT
7.3 Ropes (on drums) No. Diameter Material Length Breaking Strength
Forecastle: 4 44.00 mm MAGNARO FLOAT 8 Strands ROPE-Composite Polyester & Polyolefin 220.00 m 41.50 MT
Main deck fwd: mm m MT
Main deck aft: mm m MT
Poop deck: 4 44.00 mm MAGNARO FLOAT 8 Strands ROPE-Composite Polyester & Polyolefin 220.00 m 41.50 MT
7.4 Other lines No. Diameter Material Length Breaking Strength
Forecastle: 4 44.00 mm MAGNARO FLOAT 8 Strands ROPE-Composite Polyester & Polyolefin 220.00 m 41.50 MT
Main deck fwd: mm m MT
Main deck aft: mm m MT
Poop deck: 4 44.00 mm MAGNARO FLOAT 8 Strands ROPE-Composite Polyester & Polyolefin 220.00 m 41.50 MT
7.5 Winches No. No. Drums Motive Power Brake Capacity Type of Brake
Forecastle: 2 Dbl Hydmotor 33.20 MT Band
Main deck fwd: MT
Main deck aft: MT
Poop deck: 2 Dbl Hydmotor 33.20 MT Band
7.6 Bitts, closed chocks/fairleads No. Bitts SWL Bitts No. Closed Chocks SWL Closed Chocks
Forecastle: 6 41 MT 3 64 MT (200t x 1 set, 64t x 2 sets)
Main deck fwd: 4 41 MT 4 45 MT
Main deck aft: 2 41 MT 2 45 MT
Poop deck: 8 41 MT (41T x 6 sets, 55T x 2 sets) 5 45 MT (45t x 2 sets, 64t x 3 sets)
Anchors/Emergency Towing System
7.7 Number of shackles on port / starboard cable: 11 / 11
7.8 Type / SWL of Emergency Towing system forward: Saejin Intech Co., Ltd. - ETS-4000FSR 204 MT
7.9 Type / SWL of Emergency Towing system aft: Saejin Intech Co., Ltd. - ETS-2000A 102 MT
Escort Tug
7.10 What is size / SWL of closed chock and/or fairleads of enclosed type on stern: 64.00 MT
7.11 What is SWL of bollard on poop deck suitable for escort tug: 82.00 MT
Bow/Stern Thruster
7.12 What is brake horse power of bow thruster (if fitted): Yes , 950.00 bhp
7.13 What is brake horse power of stern thruster (if fitted): No , bhp
Single Point Mooring (SPM) Equipment
7.14 Does the vessel meet the recommendations in the latest edition of OCIMF 'Recommendations for Equipment Employed in the Bow Mooring of Conventional Tankers at Single Point Moorings (SPM)'? Yes
7.15 If fitted, how many chain stoppers: 1
7.16 State type / SWL of chain stopper(s): Tongue 204.00 MT
7.17 What is the maximum size chain diameter the bow stopper(s) can handle: 76.00 mm
7.18 Distance between the bow fairlead and chain stopper/bracket: 3001 mm
7.19 Is bow chock and/or fairlead of enclosed type of OCIMF recommended size (600mm x 450mm)? If not, give details of size: Yes
Lifting Equipment
7.20 Derrick / Crane description (Number, SWL and location): Cranes: 1 x 10.00 Tonnes
Hose handling crane -center-10 t
7.21 What is maximum outreach of cranes / derricks outboard of the ship's side: 2.00 m
Ship To Ship Transfer (STS) / Helicopter Operations
7.22 Does vessel comply with recommendations contained in OCIMF/ICS Ship To Ship Transfer Guide (Petroleum, Chemicals or Liquified Gas, as applicable)? Yes
7.23 Can the ship comply with the ICS Helicopter Guidelines? If Yes, state whether winching or landing area provided and diameter of the circle provided: Yes , Winching
5.05 m
 
8. MISCELLANEOUS
Engine
8.1 Speed Maximum Economic
Ballast speed: 14 Kts (WSNP) (Fuel Consumption Ballast Condition : 19 tons) 13 Kts (WSNP) (Fuel Consumption Ballast Condition : 15 tons)
Laden speed: 14 Kts (WSNP) (Fuel Consumption Laden Condition : 21 tons) 13 Kts (WSNP) (Fuel Consumption Laden Condition : 17.5 tons)
8.2 What type of fuel is used for main propulsion / generating plant: 380 cst IFO and LSMGO 380 cst IFO or LSMGO
8.3 Type / Capacity of bunker tanks: Fuel Oil: 1069.29 m3
Diesel Oil: 0 m3
Gas Oil: 343.1 m3
8.4 Is vessel fitted with fixed or controllable pitch propeller(s): Fixed
8.5 Engines No Capacity Make/Type
Main engine: 1 6000 Kw MAKITA MITSUI = MAN B&W 6S46ME-B8.3
Aux engine: 3 745 Kw DAIHATSU DIESEL = 6DE-18
Power packs: 3 x Electric Hydraulic Pumps = Each 195 Kilowatt 0 m3 FRAMO = Electric - Hydraulic Driven Power Packs
Boilers: 1 15.00 MT/Hr TORTOISE ENGINEERING JAPAN = MVW-150
Emissions
8.6 Main engine IMO NOx emission standard: Tier II
8.7 Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) rating number: 6.67
Insurance
8.8 P & I Club - Full Style: WEST OF ENGLAND
Tower Bridge Court 226 Tower Bridge Road London SE1 2UP
Tel: +44 20 7716 6000
Fax: +44 20 7716 6000
Email: mail@westpandi.com
Web: www.westpandi.com
8.9 P & I Club pollution liability coverage / expiration date: 1000000000 US$ Feb 20, 2019
8.10 Hull & Machinery insured by - Full Style: Dashwood Brewer & Phipps Ltd
Dashwood Brewer & Phipps Ltd, London, DBP House, 63 Mark Lane, London EC3R 7NQ www.dashwood.co.uk
Tel: +44 20 7626 3711
Fax: +44 20 7283 4175
8.11 Hull & Machinery insured value / expiration date: 36000000 US$ Jan 01, 2020
Recent Operational History
8.12 Date and place of last Port State Control inspection: Oct 24, 2017 / Nikolaev, Ukraine
8.13 Any outstanding deficiencies as reported by any Port State Control? If yes, provide details: No
8.14 Has vessel been involved in a pollution, grounding, serious casualty or collision incident during the past 12 months? If yes, full description: Pollution: No ,
Grounding: No ,
Casualty: No ,
Collision: No ,
8.15 Last three cargoes / charterers / voyages (Last / 2nd Last / 3rd Last):
8.16 Date/place of last STS operation: 17.01.16 / Hong Kong
Vetting
8.17 Date of last SIRE inspection: Jan 06, 2018
8.18 Date of last CDI inspection: Oct 12, 2017
8.19 Recent Oil company inspections/screenings (To the best of owners knowledge and without guarantee of acceptance for future business)*:

*"Approvals" are not given by Oil Majors and ships are accepted for the voyage on a case by case basis.
Contact owner for details.
Additional Information
8.20 Additional information relating to features of the ship or operational characteristics:
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