Loss of Position and/or Heading

Definition(s)


Loss of Position and/or Heading

That the vessel’s position and/or heading is outside the limits set for carrying out the DP activity in progress.

Source: IMO MSC.1/Circ.1580, GUIDELINES FOR VESSELS AND UNITS WITH DYNAMIC POSITIONING (DP) SYSTEMS, 16 June 2017, International Maritime Organization. Regulatory Guidance

 

Loss of Position and/or Heading

Loss of position and/or heading means that the vessel’s position and/or heading is outside the limits set for carrying out the DP activity in progress.

Source: IMO MSC.1/Circ.1580, GUIDELINES FOR VESSELS AND UNITS WITH DYNAMIC POSITIONING (DP) SYSTEMS, 16 June 2017, International Maritime Organization. Regulatory Guidance