Ships Structure

Carry out pre-sailing checks

  • Check Hull for damage.
  • Genarl conditions
  • Check Draft marks fwd, aft and load line
  • Check Vessels trim 
  • Check mooring ropes and condition i.e worn/frayed
  • Check gangway is rigged correctly i.e tied off to vessel, handrails in place, a safety net is rigged below the gangway, life-ring is in place. (COSWP) Chapter 22  BOARDING ARRANGEMENTS
  • Check name and port of registry