Introduction of the Polar Code with a summary explanation of each of the chapters, including submissions made by relevant stakeholders regarding enforcement of the Code. Also providing easy reference regarding the application requirements of the Polar Code by each Arctic state.
To have a basic understanding of ice navigation, this section provides useful references for members to have an overview of the various types of ice-information services available in the world as well as some guidance on the types of ice formation and conditions for ships operating in ice-covered waters.
Explaining how the Egg Code is used in relation to ships making navigational decisions in ice-affected waters.
An easy guide to ice terms, definitions and meanings.