Guidance on wire rope integrity management for vessels in the offshore industry

Contents

  • Definitions
  • Introduction
  • Scope
  • Wire Rope Integrity Management and Associated Documentation
  • Selection of Wire Rope
  • Storage and Preservation
  • Handling and Installation
  • Maintenance
  • Thorough Examination, Inspection and Testing
  • Causes of Wire Rope Deterioration and Guidance on Discard
  • Post-Retirement Examination of Wire Rope Sections
  • Wire Rope Records
  • Diving Bell Hoist Wire Ropes
  • References
  • Appendix 1 - Example Certificate of Compliance - End Termination of Wire Rope
  • Appendix 2 - Example Wire Rope Purchase Specification