Gangway Load test in Sydney
Oceanlink Marine services offer Class accredited Load test of:
- Gangway/Accommodation ladder
- Lifeboat Davit
- Deck Crane and Provision Crane
We use water bags and specialized equipment for exact execution and operation.
Regulations which are followed:
- Annual load testing of a maritime vessel’s Gangway/accommodation ladders & davits is required in accordance with IMO Regulation II-1/3-9 of the 1974 SOLAS Convention, and as per the Guidelines for Construction, Installation, Maintenance and Inspection/Survey of Means of Embarkation and Disembarkation, effective January 1, 2010.
- The SOLAS regulations require that the ladders and gangways should be static proof load tested and function tested following initial installation and then at 5 year intervals per SOLAS I/7 and I/8. (5 yearly)
- After any repairs.
Call us today for a free cost estimate or technical discussion of your testing requirements.