Vessel Structural and Equipment


  • Effective transition process in order to fulfil new requirements (V3D)
  • Need enhanced communication between vessel owners and industrial stakeholders (V3D)
  • Further technological advances in engines, steering and propellers (V1)
  • Standardisation of requirements (including maintenance schedules) for survival equipment (V2B)
  • Setting up of a “buddy” rescue system for ships (V3A)
  • Learning and transference should take place from the offshore energy sector (V3B)
  • Need clarity on point of regulation, vessel-based or transport through harbour based (V3C)