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GUIDE FOR BUILDING AND CLASSING FACILITIES ON OFFSHORE INSTALLATIONS
|Publication Date:||1 January 2009|
The requirements in this Guide are applicable to hydrocarbon production and/or processing facilities and associated systems located on Floating or Fixed Installations.
Chapter 3 covers requirements for hydrocarbon production and processing facilities on Floating Installations. The Steel Vessel Rules or MODU Rules are applicable as referenced therein for systems for services other than for the hydrocarbon production and processing facilities.
Chapter 4 covers requirements for facilities on Fixed (Offshore) Installations.
Chapter 5 covers requirements for survey during and after construction.
Appropriate flag state and port state authorities are to be consulted for their specific requirements.
Definition of terms is included in Chapter 2, Section 1.