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Marine order 42—Carriage stowage and securing of cargoes and containers

Carriage stowage and securing of cargoes and containers.

Last updated
1 July 2016

Marine Order 42 (Carriage stowage and securing of cargoes and containers) 2013 provides information about cargo:

  • information and weighing—verified gross mass
  • loading, stowage and securing.

Read Marine Order 42 (Carriage stowage and securing of cargoes and containers) 2013.

Related information

  • Approved accuracy standards for weighing equipment
  • International conventions
  • International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) (search, register or borrow)
  • International Convention for Safe Containers, 1972 (CSC 1972) (access, purchase or borrow)
  • Code of safe practice for ships carrying timber deck cargoes, 2011 (TDC Code), IMO resolution A.1048(27)
  • Code of safe practice for cargo stowage and securing, (CSS Code) IMO resolution A.714(17) as amended by MSC/Circ.812, MSC/Circ.1026 (register)
  • International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG Code) (access, purchase or borrow)
  • Recommendations for material safety data sheets (MSDS) for MARPOL Annex I oil cargo and oil fuel, IMO resolution MSC.286(86)
  • Guidelines regarding the verified gross mass of a container carrying cargo, IMO circular MSC.1/Circ.1475 (register)
  • Recommendations on the safe use of pesticides in ships applicable to the fumigation of cargo holds,IMO Circular MSC.1/Circ.1264 (register)
  • Revised recommendations on the safe use of pesticides in ships, IMO Circular MSC.1/Circ.1358 (register)
  • Revised recommendations on the safe use of pesticides in ships applicable to the fumigation of cargo transport units, IMO Circular MSC.1/Circ.1361 (register)
  • Revised guidelines for the preparation of the cargo securing manual, IMO circular MSC.1/Circ.1353/Rev.1 (register)
Last updated: 26 February 2018
Last reviewed: 26 February 2018