The Marine Stores Guide, in its various forms has been in circulation since 1978 and during that time more than 70,000 copies have been printed. The unique 6-digit code, which is used to identify a product, has remained consistent throughout production, which makes every issue usable even today.
Since its publication in 2004, PAS 55 has been an international success story. It is increasingly recognized as a generically applicable definition of good practices in the optimized management of physical assets.
The IMDG Code relates to the safe carriage of dangerous goods by sea, but does not include all details of procedures for packing of dangerous goods or actions to take in the event of an emergency or accident involving personnel who handle goods at sea. These aspects are covered by the publications that are associated with the IMDG Code, which are...
The IMDG Code for Windows (V12) contains the IMDG Code, 2014 Edition incorporating Amendment 37-14 and the IMDG Code Supplement, 2014 Edition as published by the International Maritime Organization (IMO). It may be applied voluntarily as from 1 January 2015 and comes into force on 1 January 2016.
The IMO-Vega Database is an essential tool for anyone involved in shipping: ship-owners and operators, shipbuilders, classification societies, casualty investigators, governments, insurers and underwriters, port authorities, surveyors and many others.