Posted on: 25 January 2022
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has issued a summary report for IMO’s Ship Design and Construction Eighth session (SDC 8), which outlines outcomes relevant to LR’s work with its customers.
The meeting was held remotely 17-21 January 2022. Download the summary here.
Key items and discussions include:
- Safety measures for ships of 500GT and above carrying Industrial Personnel – new SOLAS Ch. XV.
- Explanatory Notes to interim guidelines on second generation intact stability criteria.
- Performance standards for water level detectors on bulk carriers and single hold cargo ships other than bulk carriers.
- Guidelines for the reduction of underwater noise (MEPC.1/Circ.833) and identification of next steps.
For further information on LR’s SDC 8 Summary Report, please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org.