This publication contains the Guidelines were released by the Russian Register class society and shall be followed by the people implementing the MLC 2006 provisions. The content of the guidebook was designed to provide all required assistance to the shipping companies during the preparation for the MLC inspections and certifications of their ships.
The document is opening with the useful information on the application scope, followed by the definitions and list of normative references. Then, the main terms and abbreviations together with the definitions used throughout the document, have been listed and duly explained. The main body of the present volume contains the text of the MLC 2006 Convention supplemented with the informative and valuable commentaries.
This part includes the introductory information for the newcomers, articles of the Convention, and Regulations and Code. In short, we would say that this is an excellent and very useful publication which shall definitely be possessed by those directly engaged in MLC certification of the process, including all stages from preparation to the issuance of the final certificate. This is the valid latest edition.