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GUIDANCE NOTES ON SMART FUNCTION IMPLEMENTATION
|Publication Date:||1 November 2018|
Scope of Application
This document applies to the implementation of Smart Functions for ships and offshore units, herein referred to as marine and offshore vessels. The document is organized into four Sections. It covers the definition, goals and functional requirements, verification and validation principles, and a roadmap covering stakeholder roles for the implementation of Smart Function, as shown in Section 1, Figure 1.
These Guidance Notes cover Smart Functions that are permanently installed, or intended to be permanently installed on marine or offshore vessels, either during construction or via retrofit. Temporarily installed equipment and systems are outside of this document's scope.