Environment and Safety Standards Section

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  • Advise on all technical matters pertaining to the design and construction of ships in accordance with international standards
  • Examine ship designs and plans and supervise ship construction including installation of machinery and equipment to conform with international standards and national regulations
  • Assign load lines
  • Examine safety equipment and appliance standards for approval
  • Survey and ascertain ship tonnage for approval and certification
  • Examine applications for importation of all types of vessels and watercrafts
  • Examine the structural fittings, machinery, equipment and other safety gears in conformity with national regulations and international standards
  • Supervise the activities of classification societies and private surveyors
  • Participate in the conduct of casualty investigations and submission of reports 


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No. E354/3, Modibo Keita Close, East Ridge.
Ministries Post Office, PMB 34, Accra.

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