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ICS Bridge Procedures Guide PDF

Download Description The ICS Bridge Procedures Guide is widely acknowledged as the principal industry guidance on safe bridge procedures, and is used by Masters, watchkeeping officers, companies and training institutions worldwide. The Guide is referenced in the footnotes of several International Maritime Organization (IMO) Conventions.The new edition continues to embrace internationally agreed standards and recommendations […]

Care of Mooring Lines

MGN 308 states that “Ropes, wires and stoppers that are to be used in mooring operations should be in good condition. Ropes should be frequently inspected for both external wear and wear between strands. Wires should be regularly treated with suitable lubricants and inspected for deterioration internally and broken strands externally. Splices in both ropes […]