MSN 1852 Requirements for tanks taking dangerous goods by sea

Highlighting the new DfT point of contact for the approval of tank inspection bodies.


msn 1852 IMO tanks, portable tanks, road tanks vehicles and rail tank wagons for the carriage by sea of dangerous goods as solids, liquids, or liquefied gases

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This notice applies to all:

  • operators
  • shipowners
  • masters
  • tank manufacturers and inspection bodies
  • hauliers
  • freight forwarders
  • consignors of dangerous goods

It replaces MSN 1705.

Published 1 January 2014