Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - Viet Nam - Mobile offshore units

NOTIFICATION

The following notification is being circulated in accordance with Article 10.6

 

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Notifying Member: VIET NAM

If applicable, name of local government involved (Article 3.2 and 7.2):

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Agency responsible:

Ministry of Transport

80 Tran Hung Dao

Hoan Kiem

Ha Noi

Name and address (including telephone and fax numbers, email and website addresses, if available) of agency or authority designated to handle comments regarding the notification shall be indicated if different from above:

Notification Authority & Enquiry Point of the Ministry of Transport

Viet Nam Register

18 Pham Hung, My Dinh 2, Nam Tu Liem, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Tel.: 04.3768 4838

Fax: 04.3768 4840

E-mail: tbtgtvt@vr.org.vn

Website: http://www.tbt-bgtvt.vn/

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Notified under Article 2.9.2 [X], 2.10.1 [ ], 5.6.2 [ ], 5.7.1 [ ], 3.2 [ ], 7.2 [ ], other:

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Products covered (HS or CCCN where applicable, otherwise national tariff heading. ICS numbers may be provided in addition, where applicable): Mobile Offshore Units

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Title, number of pages and language(s) of the notified document: Draft National Technical Regulation for Classification and Technical Supervision of Mobile Offshore Units; (236 page(s), in Vietnamese)

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Description of content: This draft national technical regulation (hereinafter referred to as "the Regulation") stipulates the requirements for technical safety quality, environmental protection and management for mobile offshore units using in oil and gas activities in the waters of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

This draft technical regulation applies to organizations and individuals involved in the management and inspection of technical safety quality and environmental protection (hereinafter referred to as "inspection"), the design and manufacture of new mobile offshore units, the conversion, repair and operation, the use of mobile offshore units

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Objective and rationale, including the nature of urgent problems where applicable: Protection of the environment; Quality requirements

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Relevant documents:

1._    QCVN 21:2015/BGTVT - National technical regulations on classification and construction of steel-hull ships and Amendment 1:2016, Amendment 2:2017, Amendment 3:2018

2._    QCVN 60:2013/BGTVT - National technical regulation on automatic and remote control of cashew system

3._    QCVN 67:2018/BGTVT - National technical regulation on pressure equipment

4._    QCVN 70:2021/BGTVT on transportation, exploration and exploitation equipment at sea.

5._    QCVN 97:2016/BGTVT - National technical regulation on lifting equipment on marine structures

6._    QCVN 102:2018/BGTVT National technical regulations on labor safety and technical requirement of boilers installed on transportation, exploration and exploitation equipments at sea

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Proposed date of adoption: To be determined

Proposed date of entry into force: 45 days after adoption

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Final date for comments: 30 days from notification

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Texts available from: National enquiry point [ ] or address, telephone and fax numbers and email and website addresses, if available, of other body:

Notification Authority & Enquiry Point of the Ministry of Transport

Viet Nam Register

18 Pham Hung, My Dinh 2, Nam Tu Liem, Ha Noi, Viet Nam

Tel.: 04.3768 4838

Fax: 04.3768 4840

E-mail: tbtgtvt@vr.org.vn

Website: http://www.tbt-bgtvt.vn/