Embarkation Station

Definition(s)


Embarkation station

A location from which persons embark into survival craft or are assembled prior to embarking into survival craft.

Source: API Recommended Practice 14FZ, Recommended Practice for Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class I, Zone 0, Zone 1, and Zone 2 Locations, Second Edition, May 2013. Global Standards

Source: API RP 14F, Design, Installation, and Maintenance of Electrical Systems for Fixed and Floating Offshore Petroleum Facilities for Unclassified and Class 1, Division 1 and Division 2 Locations, Fifth Edition, July 2008. Global Standards

Embarkation station

Embarkation station means the place where a survival craft is boarded.

Source: Mobile Offshore Drilling Units, 46 CFR 107-109 (2013). Regulations