DP Publications

Following is a filtered list of IMCA publications related to dynamic positioning (DP).

ReferencePublished TitleDateCurrent Document
IMCA M 134A comparison of moored and dynamically positioned diving support vesselsAug 1997
IMCA M 206A guide to DP electrical power and control systemsSep 2016
IMCA M 109A guide to DP-related documentation for DP vesselsJan 2019Rev. 3
IMCA M 174A review of the Artemis Mark V positioning systemJun 2016
IMCA M 121DP position loss risks in shallow waterOct 2016
IMCA M 225Example redundancy concept and annual DP trials for a DP class 3 construction vesselOct 2014
IMCA M 219Example specification for a DP FMEA for a new DP vesselJul 2017Rev. 0.1
118 DPVOAFailure modes of the Artemis Mk IV position referencing systemMay 1994
IMCA M 190Guidance for developing and conducting DP annual trials programmesMar 2017Rev. 1
IMCA M 223Guidance for the positioning of dynamically positioned (DP) jack-up vessels on and off the seabedJun 2018
IMCA M 166Guidance on failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA)Apr 2016Rev. 1
IMCA M 220Guidance on operational activity planningDec 2017Rev. 1
IMCA D 046Guidance on operational communicationsAug 2016
IMCA M 224Guidance on RADius relative positioning systemFeb 2013
IMCA M 203Guidance on simultaneous operations (SIMOPS)Aug 2016
IMCA M 196Guidance on the design, selection, installation and use of uninterruptible power supplies on-board vesselsSep 2016Rev. 1
IMCA M 159Guidance on thruster-assisted station keeping by FPSOs and similar turret-moored vesselsOct 2016
IMCA M 247Guidance to identify DP system components and their failure modesNov 2018
IMCA M 103Guidelines for the design and operation of dynamically positioned vesselsJan 2019Rev. 4
245 IMOGuidelines for vessels and units with dynamic positioning (DP) systems (MSC.1/Circ. 1580)Aug 2017
113 IMOGuidelines for vessels with dynamic positioning systems (MSC Circular 645)Jun 1994
127 DPVOAGuidelines to the issue of a flag state verification acceptance documentFeb 1995
182 MSFInternational guidelines for the safe operation of dynamically positioned offshore supply vesselsNov 2018Rev. 3
IMCA M 217Offshore vessel high voltage safetyOct 2012
IMCA M 150Quantified frequency of shuttle tanker collision during offtake operationsSep 2016
IMCA M 209RadaScan microwave radar sensor for dynamic positioning operationsJan 2017Rev. 1
IMCA M 115Risk analysis of collision of dynamically positioned support vessels with offshore installationsJul 2016
IMCA M 125Safety interface document for a DP vessel working near an offshore platformSep 2016
IMCA M 140Specification for DP capability plotsJan 2017Rev. 1
IMCA M 117The training and experience of key DP personnelSep 2016Rev. 2
IMCA M 216Thruster integrity management guidanceFeb 2019Rev. 1

No withdrawn/expired content in this series.