What is Wheelhouse Poster and information provided in it ?

As per IMO Resolution A601(15),  Provision and display of manoeuvring information on board (Following taken from MGN 201 (M+F) – Manoeuvring information on board ships) Applicable to all ships to which SOLAS applies

Wheelhouse Poster

  • Should be permanently displayed in wheelhouse
  • It should contain:
    1. General particulars
    2. Detailed information describing the manoeuvring characteristics of the ship
  • Shall be of such size to ensure ease of use
  • Manoeuvring performance of the ship may differ from that shown on the poster due to
    1. Environmental Conditions
    2. Hull Conditions
    3. Loading Condition




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