Let's Keep Clean Persian Gulf
Dear Captain ;
You and your crew cordially welcome to port of BIK. For the purpose of marine environment and pollution control you are invited to observe following requirements:
1- Garbage collection and disposal available while along-side. All garbage is to be separated, labled, placed in garbage bages and left on quay at 8 am. Garbage Are collected daily from shore end of gangway by approved contractor.
* In petro chemicall Complex garbage are collected by garbage boat from sea side at 10 am .all vessel must Be stand by at that time on Ch 16.
* The garbage receipt will be given to your agent by marine environment and safety dep.
* Charge is covered with normal port dues.
2- The reception facilities are available at the port to receive bilge water, sludge and slop of ship. They will require prior notice and particulars of waste oil for disposal. It can be arranged through ship agent. (coasts depend on type and quantity of waste oil to be disposed of)
3- If your ship under certain circumstances needs some external- repaired for example, draft marks painting and any other works, which there is risk of pollution you Should grant permission from Marine Environment and Safety Dep. and How ever, you must fill up relevant forms prior starting the above works
4- It is extremely prohibited to discharge garbage, seawage, bilge water, sludge and any type of pollution materials into the water. Heavy fines are imposed for violations.
5- In the event of an oil spill or accident involving the risk of oil pollution in the sea waiting areas, approach channels and anchorage areas, contact should be made immediately with the port authority (MRCC) on ch 16-73 of VHF or Tel +98652252 ……………..
6- The master the owner and/or operators of vessel shall be liable to indemnify any damage that may occur from Pollution directly or indirectly to the environment and shall pay all expenses incurred for its removal, cleaning costs and all costs and compensation for any damage to the environment.
Marine Environment and Safety Dep.