LR Rules and Regulations for the Construction and Classification of Floating Docks and Dock Gates 1 July 2023 can be accessed via Regs4ships, these have been updated by approved rule changes.

Date published: 01/07/23
Last updated: 01/07/23
Tags: Rules and Regulations for the Construction and Classification of Floating Docks and Dock Gates

Recent updates

  1. Notice No.3 Rules and Regulations for Floating Docks and Dock Gates, July 2022

Contents

This ruleset covers two distinct system types, Floating Docks and Dock Gates. These Rules apply directly to floating docks of the following types:

  • Caisson type, in which the bottom caisson and both wing walls are continuous and inseparable.
  • Pontoon type, in which the wing walls are continuous and the bottom is formed of non-continuous pontoons. The pontoons may be either permanently attached to the wing walls or may be detachable.

These Rules also apply to Dock Gates. 

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