CIRM, which was constituted in 1928, is an association of companies that manufacture, supply, service and maintain radio and radionavigation equipment for the merchant ships of the world. Much of this equipment comes under the category of safety equipment and has to conform and be type-tested to specific national and international standards. This paper describes the work of CIRM, indicates the different organizations involved in preparing standards and deals with the cost and procedure for type approvals.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference paper
  • Authors:
    • Wake-Walker, C C
  • Conference:
    • NAV '88
    • Location: London, England
    • Date: 1988-3-22 to 1988-3-24
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Pagination: 8p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00658489
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM