From July 1st 2006 onwards, periodic servicing and maintenance of the lifeboat system is subject to the following provision in the MSC.1/Circ.1206 stipulating that annual inspections, servicing and repair shall be conducted by the manufacturer`s representative or a person appropriately trained and certified by the manufacturer for the work to be done.

We Solas Marine Services as authorized service representative for various lifeboat and Davit makers carry out the lifeboat and davit inspection as per SOLAS Chapter III Regulation 20, including latest amendments and as required by MSC.1/Circ.1206/ Rev.1.

As per MSC Circ1392, we carry out Lifeboat re-hooking /modification for all lifeboats thereby meeting the regulations. We assist Customers in obtaining Class approval document (Design appraisal document- DAD) prior carrying out re-hooking.

Few of the MSC circulars listed as below.

MSC.1-Circ.1049 MSC.1-Circ.1093 MSC.1-Circ.1136
MSC.1-Circ.1137 MSC.1-Circ.1205 MSC.1-Circ.1206
MSC.1-Circ.1206-Rev.1 MSC.1-Circ.1277 MSC1-Circ.1392
Res.MSC.320(89) Res.MSC.321(89)