This revised chapter II-2 of the International convention for the safety of life at sea (SOLAS II-2, 2002) came into force on 1 July 2002. This publication has been prepared to help ship-owners, masters, crews and industry to understand and comply with the Merchant Shipping (Fire Regulations) 2003 and the Merchant Shipping (Fire Protection) Regulations (Amendment) Regulations 2003. These new regulations will apply to ships constructed on or after 1 July 2002, although there are some provisions that also apply to ships constructed before that date. The book also contains other relevant IMO (International Maritime Organization) Codes, Circulars, etc.Guidance 9 G58 Fire dampers G58.1 Manual control of dampers G58.1.1 Manual control of a fire damper is to be independent of and capable of overriding any automatic means of control. G58.1.2 Manual closing is normally by means of aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Construction - Fire Protection, Fire Detection and Fire Extinction Implementing SOLAS Chapter II-2, 2002|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2003|