This notice serves to remind ship owners, operators, and facilities that under the Marine (Anti-fouling Systems on Ships) Regulation 2014 which entered into force on 1st January, 2015, all ships are required to comply to the use of approved anti-fouling products. The list of compliant paint products are listed below which are to be used by all Fiji registered ships.
International based ships are also subject to scrutiny of the relevant certification of appropriate anti-fouling systems.
Any certification of anti-fouling paint products that are expired and or paint products and their respective suppliers which are not listed below, will require prior approval by MSAF before the product can be used by any ship owner, operator, or facility.
|NAME OF COMPANY/SUPPLIER||ANTI-FOULING APPROVED PAINT PRODUCT||COLOURS|
|Dae Myung Fishing Gear Manufacturing Limited, Foster Road, Suva Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mob: (679) 9794635 Tel: (679) 3386761||Seaforce Shield||Red|
|Pacific Coatings Limited (Dulux Fiji), 21 Nukuwatu Street, Lami, Suva Email: email@example.com Mob: (679) 7078842 Tel: (679) 3361094||Hempel’s Antifoiling Olympic+ (72900)||Black Blue Brown Red|
|Asian Paints (South Pacific) Limited (APCO Coatings), Ruve Street, Lautoka Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mob: (679) 7795981 Tel: (679) 6662799||Transocean Longlife 2.72 Transocean Optima 2.32 Transocean Optima Antifouling Transocean Cleanship 2.95||Redbrown Pink Black Blue|
OFFICER IN CHARGE
Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji
6th March 2023