September 27, 2018
Mooring Equipment Guidelines (MEG4)
This publication establishes recommended minimum requirements that will help ship designers, terminal designers, ship operators and mooring line manufacturers improve the design, performance and safety of mooring systems.
Published 28th June 2018
Shiphandling - Passenger Ships Without Tugs
Written by an industry expert, this detailed, illustrated publication provides guidance and practical advice relating to
the handling of cruise liners and ferries.
Published 18th June 2018
Cargo Guidelines for F(P)SOs
This new publication provides recommendations, best practice and guidance on the safety of cargo handling
and associated operations on board F(P)SO facilities. This book will be of value to those involved in the design
and management of F(P)SOs and all F(P)SO operators.
Published 6th July 2018
Best Management Practice edition 5
BMP5 is the fifth edition of the Best Management Practices (BMP), which are jointly produced by shipping organisations, with the support of military organisations, to help ship operators, Masters and mariners prepare for external threats to safety. This edition helps mariners detect, deter and delay threats in the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea. The guidance is written primarily for oil tankers and gas carriers, but much of the advice will be appropriate to other types of ship.
Procedures for Port State Control 2017
This publication aims to assist governments in establishing a national oil spil response system and, in developing or revising their national oil spill contingency plans. The manual also includes information related to contingency planning for offshore installations, sea ports and oil handling facilities.