IGC Code Ships Carrying Liquified Gas Bulk 2016 Edition, e-Reader



e-Reader, IGC Code, 2016 Edition International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk The purpose of this Code is to provide an international standard for the safe carriage, by sea in bulk, of liquefied gases and certain other substances that are listed in chapter 19. Through consideration of the products carried, it prescribes the design and construction standards of the ships involved and the equipment they should carry to minimize the risk to the ship, its crew and the environment. Author: International Maritime Organization (IMO) Publisher: International Maritime Organization (IMO) Edition Date: 2016 *This edition will not render obsolete the previous 1993 edition (I104E) which remains valid and applies to applicable ships constructed before 1 January 2016. *