Lifeboats & Davits/Winches
LIFEBOATS – RELEASE GEAR – DAVITS – WINCHES
Our Company is a proud partner of Nippon Kaiji Kyokai Classification Society
for the Supply of Lifeboat-Davit-Winch Inspection and Maintenance Services
IMO MSC.1/Circ.1206 rev.01
IMO MSC/Circ. 1392 – Lifeboat Re-Hooking (Modification)
SOLAS Chapter II/1 – Means of Embarkation on and Disembarkation from ships. Implementation
IMO MSC/Circ.1331 – Accommodation Ladders, Gangways (Mean of Embarkation and Disembarkation)
SOLAS Chapter III/20 – Operational readiness, maintenance and inspections
SOLAS Chapter III/19 – Emergency training and drills
And special Flag Administration requirements.
Maintenance, testing and inspections of life-saving appliances (and accommodation ladders & gangways)
shall be carried out based on the guidelines developed by the IMO Organization, International Standards and
other Authorities and in a manner having due regard to ensuring reliability of such appliances.
Regular lifeboat servicing and monitoring of operation will ensure your equipment remains in a state of
readiness. The requirements aim to provide for a uniform, safe and documented standard for maintenance,
thorough examination, operational testing, overhaul and repair of lifeboats (including free-fall lifeboats), rescue
boats and fast rescue boats; and of launching appliances and on-load and off load release gear for lifeboats
(including primary and secondary means of launching appliances for free-fall lifeboats), rescue boats, fast
rescue boats and davit launched liferafts.
Our Role is to assist the Ship Operators in implementing the best Maintenance Program and follow up
anniversary intervals so that all equipment is in good working condition as necessary
*either for emergency event or for improving their Safety Management System along with the constant training
and updating of their crew onboard.