DP Publications

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

Reference Published Title Date Current Document
IMCA M 134 A comparison of moored and dynamically positioned diving support vessels Aug 1997
IMCA M 206 A guide to DP electrical power and control systems Sep 2016
IMCA M 109 A guide to DP-related documentation for DP vessels Jan 2019 Rev. 3
IMCA M 174 A review of the Artemis Mark V positioning system Jun 2016
IMCA M 121 DP position loss risks in shallow water Oct 2016
IMCA M 225 Example redundancy concept and annual DP trials for a DP class 3 construction vessel Oct 2014
IMCA M 219 Example specification for a DP FMEA for a new DP vessel Jul 2017 Rev. 0.1
118 DPVOA Failure modes of the Artemis Mk IV position referencing system May 1994
IMCA M 190 Guidance for developing and conducting DP annual trials programmes Jan 2020 Rev. 2.1
IMCA M 223 Guidance for the positioning of dynamically positioned (DP) jack-up vessels on and off the seabed Jun 2018
IMCA M 166 Guidance on failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA) Oct 2019 Rev. 2
IMCA M 220 Guidance on operational activity planning Dec 2017 Rev. 1
IMCA D 046 Guidance on operational communications Aug 2016
IMCA M 224 Guidance on RADius relative positioning system Feb 2013
IMCA M 203 Guidance on simultaneous operations (SIMOPS) Aug 2016
IMCA M 196 Guidance on the design, selection, installation and use of uninterruptible power supplies on-board vessels Sep 2016 Rev. 1
IMCA M 159 Guidance on thruster-assisted station keeping by FPSOs and similar turret-moored vessels Oct 2016
IMCA M 247 Guidance to identify DP system components and their failure modes Nov 2018
IMCA M 103 Guidelines for the design and operation of dynamically positioned vessels Jan 2019 Rev. 4
245 IMO Guidelines for vessels and units with dynamic positioning (DP) systems (MSC.1/Circ. 1580) Aug 2017
113 IMO Guidelines for vessels with dynamic positioning systems (MSC Circular 645) Jun 1994
127 DPVOA Guidelines to the issue of a flag state verification acceptance document Feb 1995
182 MSF International guidelines for the safe operation of dynamically positioned offshore supply vessels Nov 2018 Rev. 3
IMCA M 217 Offshore vessel high voltage safety Oct 2012
IMCA M 209 RadaScan microwave radar sensor for dynamic positioning operations Jan 2017 Rev. 1
IMCA M 115 Risk analysis of collision of dynamically positioned support vessels with offshore installations Jul 2016
IMCA M 125 Safety interface document for a DP vessel working near an offshore platform Sep 2016
IMCA M 140 Specification for DP capability plots Jan 2017 Rev. 1
IMCA M 117 The training and experience of key DP personnel Sep 2016 Rev. 2
IMCA M 216 Thruster integrity management guidance Feb 2019 Rev. 1

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