Davits, release systems and rescueboats
Due to an unacceptable high number of accidents with rescueboats, resulting in casualties and injuries, occurring during drills, trainings or during maintenance works, the IMO has issued several regulations and recommodations to lower these incidents.
The latest regulation that has come into force is:
- MSC 402 (96) REQUIREMENTS FOR MAINTENANCE
- THOROUGH EXAMINATION
- OPERATIONAL TESTING
- OVERHAUL AND REPAIR OF LIFEBOATS AND RESCUE BOATS
- LAUNCHING APPLIANCES AND RELEASE GEAR
To be able to read the full, latest and legal regulations, you can visit the IMO website
Lifeboat, release gear and davit relevant regulations are listed under Chapter III.
Following these regulations, we provide a specially educated team of specialists, looking back to experience of more than 25 years in boat building, rescue- and lifeboats and release gears, offering service worldwide.
Regular participation in trainings and audits such as manufacturers- and authorized service provider courses and intern trainings is our way to assure to be up-to-date in matters of regulations, technological standards and newest developments.
Flexibility, worldwide service capability with fixed lumpsum pricing are the base for our high quality services.
Individually adjusted to your requirements, we also offer fleet- or part fleet service solutions.
We have branches/ representatives in:
- Germany (for services in Europe and Americas)
- China (for services in Chinese ports and Japan)
- Singapore (for services in Malaysia and Indonesia)
We are authorized as follows:
- ISO 9001/2015 certification
- Lloyds Register
- Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (NKK)
Additionally we are authorized by following manufacturers (extract):
- Qingdao Beihai
- Zhenjiang Marine
- Oriental Precision
- Hyundai Lifeboats
- Bada Hi
- Wuxi Xingsheng
- Wuxi Haihong Boat Making Co. Ltd.
- Ningbo New Marine
- Korea Institute of Maritime and Fisheries
Furthermore, our German office is able to cover several more boat-, davit and release gear makers through our CraLog-Authorization.
Following additional maker authorizations exist in our Singapore branch
- Mansei Inc
- IKKOW Machinery
- Sekigahara Seisakusho
- Shigi Shipbuilding
- Marland Boat Service
- Nishi-F Co.
- Fassmer Marland