MSC 82 – Circulars now available

Further to our article in Weekly NEWS 50/2006 of 15 December 2006 related to MSC 82 approved circulars, the following circulars are now available.


MSC.1/Circ.1215 - Early implementation of amendments to SOLAS chapter III and the international Life-Saving Appliances (LSA) Code.


MSC.1/Circ.1217 - Interim Guidance on voluntary self-assessment by companies and company security officers (CSOs) for ship security.


MSC.1/Circ.1218 - Guidance on exchange of medical information between telemedical assistance services involved in international SAR operations.


MSC.1/Circ.1220 - Voluntary structural guidelines for new ships carrying liquids in bulk containing benzene.


MSC.1/Circ.1221 - Validity of type approval certification for marine products.


MSC.1/Circ.1222 - Guidelines on annual testing of voyage data recorders (VDR) and simplified voyage data recorders (S-VDR).


MSC.1/Circ.1223 - Guidelines for pre-planning of surveys in dry-dock of ships which are not subject to the enhanced programme of inspections.


MSC.1/Circ.1224 - Unified interpretations of SOLAS chapter V.


MSC.1/Circ.1226 - Interim explanatory notes to the SOLAS chapter II-1 subdivision and damage stability regulations.


MSC.1/Circ.1227 - Explanatory notes to the Interim Guidelines for alternative assessment of the weather criterion.


MSC.1/Circ.1228 - Revised guidance to the master for avoiding dangerous situations in adverse weather and sea conditions.


MSC.1/Circ.1229 - Guidelines for the approval of stability instruments.


COLREG.2/Circ.58 - New and amended traffic separation schemes.


SN.1/Circ.259 – Emergency wreck marking buoy


Circular letter No.1886/Rev.3 - Implementation of resolution A.600(15) - IMO ship identification number scheme.


Circular letter No.2554/Rev.1 - Implementation of IMO unique company and registered owner identification number scheme.


Contact: Fredrik Larsson