TITLE

New National Standard for commercial vessels that are not required to be in survey

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Ausmarine;Jul2011, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a draft on the General Safety Requirements for Vessels, released by Australia's National Marine Safety Committee (NMSC) in July 2011. It states that the draft is up for public comment and suggests that a single safety standard apply to all vessels, regardless of their make or model. It also states that also under review is the National System of Commercial Vessel Regulation which is supposed to be effective in 2013. Various factors taken into consideration by various authorities, as well as comments by those in the industry, follow.
ACCESSION #
64088632

 

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