Which Solas chapter talks about the regulations on fire fighting and fire prevention requirement?

What is regulation 4 in the SOLAS Chapter II-2?

Regulation 4 – Probability of ignition: Prevention of the ignition of combustible materials or flammable liquids. Regulation 5 – Fire growth potential: Limiting the fire growth potential in every space of the ship.

What is the content of SOLAS Chapter II-2?

Chapter II-2 – Fire protection, fire detection and fire extinction: This chapter elaborates the means and measure for fire protection in accommodation, cargo spaces and engine room for the passenger, cargo and tanker ship.

What is SOLAS Chapter 11 2 Part A regulation 1 all about?

Part A outlines detailed maritime and port security related requirements which SOLAS contracting governments, port authorities and shipping companies must adhere to. … The new Regulations will only give effect to those elements of SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code which relate directly to ships and their companies.

What is Chapters VI VII of 1974 Solas Convention?

Chapter VI – Carriage of Cargoes. Chapter VII – Carriage of dangerous goods. Chapter VIII – Nuclear ships. Chapter IX – Management for the Safe Operation of Ships.

What is Annex II of SOLAS all about?

The main principle of Annex II is to dilute cargo residues in seawater to prescribed limits depending on their pollution hazard and facilitate the distribution of discharges by utilising the wake of the ship.

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Why did SOLAS come into force?

The first version of SOLAS Treaty was passed in 1914 in response to the sinking of the Titanic, which prescribed numbers of lifeboats and other emergency equipment along with safety procedures, including continuous radio watches. The 1914 treaty never entered into force due to the outbreak of the First World War.

What are the three diameters of fire hoses most commonly found on ships?

Fire Hose and Nozzles: Fire hoses with length of at least 10 meters are used in ships. Number and diameter of the hoses are determined by the classification society. Nozzle of diameters 12 m, 16 m and 19 m used on ship are of dual purpose types- Jet and spray mode.

Which part of ISPS is mandatory?

ISPS Code is divided into two sections: Part A, which is a mandatory section, includes the maritime and port security-related requirements which should be followed respectfully by the governments, port authorities and shipping companies, while Part B provides guidelines on how to meet these requirements.

Is ISPS Code part of SOLAS?

The International Ship and Port Facility (ISPS) Code

Having entered into force under SOLAS chapter XI-2, on 1 July 2004, the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code) has since formed the basis for a comprehensive mandatory security regime for international shipping.

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