These Rules were adopted on 18th December 2013. They will enter into force on 1st July 2015 and supersede the following Rules:
• Common Structural Rules for Double Hull Oil Tankers, July 2012
• Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers, July 2012
These Common Structural Rules consist of two parts. Part One provides requirements common to both Double Hull Oil Tankers and Bulk Carriers and Part Two provides additional requirements applied to either Double Hull Oil Tankers or Bulk Carriers.
Industry comment may be given via e-mail to email@example.com or via a Class Society member of IACS.
Common Structural Rules Consolidated 01 Jan 2022. Effective date 01 July 2022