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Update on relevant high priority items from SSE 10

Published: 13 March 2024

The 10th session of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment (SSE 10) was held from 4 March to 8 March 2024 at the IMO. 

 SSE works under the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) and considers technical and operational matters about:  

  • Systems and equipment including machinery and electrical installations  
  • Fire protection and life-saving appliances. 

The following are some of the important updates which are of relevance to BIMCO members. 


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Ashok Srinivasan


Ashok Srinivasan

Manager, Maritime Safety & Security

Singapore, Singapore