Maritime Signal Flags & Abbreviations - T

T

(Tango)

 

  do not pass ahead of me

T.&E. Transportation and Exportation
T/C Time Charter/ Turbocharger
T/O Transfer Order
T/T Telegraphic Transfer
T&G Tongued & Grooved (timber)
T&P Theft & Pilferage
T&S Touch & Stay
Tariff (Trf.) A publication setting forth the charges, rates and rules of transportation companies
TBA To Be Advised/ To Be Agreed/ To Be Announced/ Tertiary Butyl Alcohol
TBN To Be Named/ To Be Nominated/ Total Base Number
TBO Time Between Overhauls
TBS Talk Between Ships
TC Time Charter/ Till Countermanded/ Time Closing/ Temperature Coefficient/ Turbocharger
TCE Time Charter Equivalent
TCP Time Charter Party
TCT Time Charter Trip
TD Tween Deck/ Temporarily Discontinued
TDC Top Dead Centre
TDS Total Dissolved Solids
TDW Total Deadweight/ Tonnes Deadweight
TDWAT Total Deadweight All Told/ Tonnage Deadweight All Told
TE Temporarily Extinguished
Temp. Temperature
TEU Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit
TF Tropical Freshwater (loadline)
TFC Thin Film Composite
THC Terminal Handling Charges
TIP Taking Inward Pilot
TIR Transport International par la Route
TL Total Load/ Total Loss
TLL Timber load line
TLO Total Loss Only
TLV Threshold Limit Value
TLX Telex
TM Technical Manual
TMSA Tanker Management and Selft Assessment
Tnk Tank
TOFC Trailer on Flat Car
TOP Taking Outbound Pilot
TOTOCOM Total Commission
TOVALOP Tanker Owners' Voluntary Agreement Concerning Liability for Oil Pollution
TPC Tons Per Centimetre (immersion)
TPD Tons Per Day
TPI Tons Per Inch
TPT Transport
TQM Total quality management
TR Ton Registered
TRND To Be Renamed
TS Thunderstorm/ Tropical Storm
TSA Transpacific Stabilisation Agreement
TSCF Tanker Structure Co-operative Forum
TST Topside Tank
TT Turbine Tanker/ Transit Time
TTL Total
TVP True Vapour Pressure
TW Typhoon Warning
TWA Time Weighted Average
TWRA Transpacific West-bound Rate Agreement
Tx Transmitter