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 SOLAS Chapter VI and VII requires all types of ships engaged in the carriage of cargoes other than solid and liquid bulk cargoes must have a Cargo Securing Manual onboard.

The Cargo Securing Manual shall be drawn up to a standard at least equivalent to relevant guidelines developed by the Organization, ref. IMO MSC/Circ. 745 - 13 June 1996. The requirements were implemented 1 January 1998. Having an approved Cargo Securing Manual is a statutory requirement.



How do we Help?

  • Development of cargo securing manual in line with current regulations, & Class approval requirements.
  • Review of existing cargo securing manuals with respect to compliance with approval requirements.
  • Calculation of MSL of all portable & fixed securing devices
  • Specific instructions for stowing and securing of ship’s specific cargoes carried onboard
  • Calculation of acceleration forces at all loading conditions
  • Coordinate approval process on Client’s behalf with ship’s Class