The requirements for the carriage of dangerous goods in packaged form have been changed at regular intervals with new amendments to SOLAS including regulation II-2/19. The newly developed service CARGO provides valuable information for our clients on the changes in table 19.3 of SOLAS II-2/19 and the revised standard format for the Document of Compliance (DoC) for the Carriage of Dangerous Goods according to MSC.1/Circ.1266.
Moreover CARGO offers free access for our customers via My DNV GL to a database-aided service providing all information on the safe construction of cargo holds and equipment required for the carriage of individual dangerous goods classes in accordance with regulation II-2/19 of SOLAS, including all amendments adopted by Resolution MSC.269(85).
Based on a survey conducted by DNV GL and review of documents and drawings the ship will be provided with the DoCfor the Carriage of Dangerous Goods according to the new standard format as outlined in MSC.1/Circ.1266. DNV GL is authorized by Flag State Administrations for the certification procedure.
Existing DoCs for ships in service will remain valid until reissue on the occasion of change of flag or class renewal. On special request of our clients we will issue a new DoC premature in accordance with the new regulations and the new standard format.