Engine Room Procedures Guide, Second Edition published


ICS is pleased to announce that the new edition of the Engine Room Procedures Guide is now officially launched available in both print and ebook format to suit users’ needs.

The guide provides authoritative and comprehensive guidance on engine room procedures, to ensure that ships’ engine rooms are operated and managed safely while protecting the environment. The second edition replaces and supersedes the first edition, which was withdrawn from sale in 2023.

Key features of the second edition include:

Updated content – The new edition embraces internationally agreed regulations of the IMO, ensuring that engine room crew have access to current and reliable procedures that support greenhouse gas emissions measures, such as how to safely conduct low load operations.

Expanded coverage – The guide covers a wide array of engine room procedures, from routine maintenance to emergency response protocols, providing a comprehensive reference for crew members. The guide includes crucial new procedures on handling alternative fuels such as liquefied natural gas, and highlights the latest common engine room deficiencies to help crew prepare for port state control inspections.

Enhanced safety measures – Safety is a top priority in the maritime industry, and this edition emphasises safety procedures to ensure the well-being of all crew members and the environment. It includes updated and consolidated enclosed space entry procedures that align with latest industry best practice.

User-friendly design – The guide is designed for ease of use, with a clear layout and navigational features that make finding the right information quick and straightforward.

This new edition is priced at £180 and available in print and ebook from ICS Publications.