Ship-to-Ship superintendents

100 highly experienced

Ship-to-Ship superintendents

Fendercare utilises over 80 highly experienced and qualified Ship-to-Ship (STS) superintendents, based around the world, they’re ready to conduct STS operations at short notice.

All our highly trained and capable STS superintendents meet oil and gas major standards and offer customers reassurance during complex STS operations.

STS operatives

All transfer operations undertaken at sea involving MARPOL Annex I cargos are co-ordinated by the person in overall advisory control (POAC) who is the single advisory control for the STS operation. This duty will be carried out by the STS superintendent. 

The respective vessel’s masters retain their statutory responsibilities and overall authority for the safety of the vessel its crews, cargo and equipment. Under no circumstances shall the masters permit the safety of the STS operation to be jeopardised by the activities of others.

STS superintendents are employed in line with our rigorous standards of care and are routinely assessed to ensure ongoing compliance.

As part of the engagement process, STS superintendents attend bespoke simulator training utilising some of the most advanced technology of its kind, using the latest full mission bridge, engine-room and tug simulation systems.

By utilising the vast experience of our STS superintendents we are able to deliver safe, high-quality operations.

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