REGULATIONS FOR THE STOWAGE AND LASHING OF CONTAINERS ABOARD SHIPS

This report is divided into the following four sections: Section 1--Description of various stowage and lashing systems. (A) On-deck stowage of containers (stowage without lashing or buttressing; on-deck lashing of containers; buttress system stowage) (B) Below-deck stowage of containers (Cell guide system construction; stowage and lashing without cell guide structures). Section 2--Design Principles. (A) Calculation of the lashing and shoring forces (general assumptions; lashing force determination; container shoring in the cargo hold; safety values for container lashing elements) (B) Design of the cell guide structures (general; permissible stresses; load athwartships; load fore and aft; vertical load). Section 3--Materials and testing. (A) Scope and type of tests (constructional Check; materials testing and individual testing; welding; on-board acceptance testing) (B) Definition of the loads. Section 400 Annex (A) Calculation of the lashing forces acting upon a block of containers.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Germanischer Lloyd

    86 Neuer Wall
    D-2000 Hamburg 36,   Germany 
  • Publication Date: 1973-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 58 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179814
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Cargo Handling Coordination Assn
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 1978 12:00AM