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MGN 60 Code of safe practice for solid bulk cargoes: amendment

Draws attention to changes concerning provisions on the carriage of coal cargoes in the 1996 amendment to the solid bulk cargoes code.

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MGN 60 Code of safe practice for solid bulk cargoes (BC code): 1996 amendment

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Notice to:

  • operators
  • shipowners
  • charterers
  • managers
  • masters
  • ship’s officers and shippers

The 1996 amendment of the IMO ‘Code of safe practice for solid bulk cargoes’ (BC Code) includes changes to the individual schedule for coal in appendix B and a new appendix G on procedures for gas monitoring of coal cargoes.

Published 28 February 1998