- These TBs are published to improve the transparency of CSRs and increase the understanding of CSRs in the industry.
- The content of the TBs are not to be considered as requirements.
- These TBs cannot be used to avoid any requirements in CSRs, and in cases where these TBs deviates from the rules, the rules have precedence.
- These TBs provide the background for the first version (January 2006) of the CSRs, and are not subject to maintenance.
- 'Two IACS Documentation Packages for the IMO Goal-Based Standards (GBS) Pilot Project', dated 16 February 2007 and 31 Mar 2008 respectively, are posted on this web site. These papers were intended to assist IMO conduct a pilot trial application of Tier III (verification) of the GBS for oil tankers and bulk carriers.
TB for Section 12
TB for Appendix A
TB for Appendix B
TB for Appendix C
TB for Appendix D