Guidance Notes for the Classification of Special Service Craft – Calculation Procedures for Composite Construction, July 2013

To clarify the procedures contained in the Rules and Regulations for the Classification of Special Service Craft (hereinafter referred to as the Rules for Special Service Craft) a series of typical calculation procedures are contained in these ‘Guidance Notes’. The procedures describe the fundamental principles contained in Part 8 of the Rules for Special Service Craft and the associated computer software. 

The procedures contained in these Guidance Notes are for:

(a). Design of single skin hull laminates.

(b). Design of sandwich panel laminates.

(c). Design of typical stiffening members.

Download the Guidance Notes for the Classification of Special Service Craft Calculation Procedures for Composite Construction, July 2013