Chartered ship

CHARTERED SHIP. When a ship is hired or freighted by one or more merchants for a particular voyage or on time, it is called a chartered ship. It is freighted by a special contract of affreightment, executed between the owners, ship's husband, or master on the one hand, and the merchants on the other. It differs, from a general ship. (q.v.)

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"We are discussing final details of the reexportationWe would like to know from the South Korean delegation if they will hire a chartered ship," he said.
Mr Kelly has taken his son Keith Kelly, 58, to Normandy for the first time on the Legion's chartered ship, MV Boudicca.
"The nearest chap at my gym is I think 20 years younger and he says he can't keep up with me" - D-Day veteran Jim Kelly, 92, from Birmingham, who plans to keep up his fitness regime aboard the Royal British Legion's chartered ship, MV Boudicca, during its trip to Normandy.
"The nearest chap at my gym is I think 20 years younger and he says he can't keep up with me" D-Day veteran Jim Kelly, 92, from Birmingham, who plans to keep up his fitness regime aboard the Royal British Legion's chartered ship, MV Boudicca, during its trip to Normandy.
"The nearest chap at my gym is, I think, 20 years younger and he says he can't keep up with me" - D-Day veteran Jim Kelly, 92, from Birmingham, who plans to keep up his fitness regime aboard the Royal British Legion's chartered ship, MV Boudicca, during its trip to Normandy.
Scotland's leading Armed Forces charities, together with The Royal British Legion which operates in the rest of the UK, plan to take up to 300 Normandy veterans to France on a specially chartered ship to mark 75 years since the original D-Day landings.
Pensioner George Skipper, 95, urged former Allied soldiers to fill more than 100 spaces left on a chartered ship which will carry them across the Channel in June.
PAY POLICEMr Mosota had argued that Darasa was ready to pay police to provide security at JB Maina Warehouse to ensure the sugar's safety."The applicant is incurring running charges amounting to over Sh100 million on account of chartered ship and other related charges," said Mr Mosota.
Chartered Management Institute, UK's one of the oldest chartered body established in the year 1945 and regulated by OfQual, helps professionals in common wealth countries to attain chartered ship in management.
Demurrage is a charge payable to the owner of a chartered ship in respect of failure to load or discharge the ship within the time agreed.
"Pavlides is a member of the Institute of Chartered Ship brokers and holds a master's degree in shipping, trade & finance from Cass Business School, City University and a master's degree in spacecraft technology & satellite communications from University College London," BoC said.
The five different aircraft components with a maximum weight of thirty tonnes per section were transported on board a chartered ship using special sea transport frames and secured on roll trailers with twist locks.
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