Education & Research

All countries in the world are always striving to improve shipping safety. Various efforts were made to ensure the creation of a high level of safety in maritime areas. One of the efforts undertaken by the world community is to make regulations to ensure the safety of the crew, cargo (goods and people) and the assets of the ship itself, as a mode of primary transportation in the field of maritime. As a supporting means and safety of maritime sector one of the rules that is based on the regulation related to loading computer. This regulation is applied gradually according to ship type. Indonesian international and national regulations related to loading computer, including:

  1. Presidential regulation 57/2017 on the ratification of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulation on Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS)

Link PDF : Perpres Nomor 57 Tahun 2017

  1. The Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) 1/1/2016 requires all oil tanker, chemical tanker and gas carrier to be equipped with stowage planning device or also called loading instrument [13].

Link PDF : –

  1. Regulation of the Minister of Transportation no 154/2015 on the Syahbandar (SPS) Online notification letter. SPS Online is organized to expedite the process of document management out of ship clearance.

Link PDF : PM 154 Tahun 2015

  1. Regulation of the Minister of Industry 30/M-IND/6/2006 and regulation of the Minister of ESDM 15/2013 and about the use of domestic products, among them in the mining sector.

Link PDF : Permen ESDM 15 2013

  1. Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) – Manila Amendments 2010 from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) that requires the use of stowage planning software in the education of the port.

Link PDF : STCW manila amandements

  1. Regulation of the Minister of Transportation 39/2016 on line load and loading, which requires accurate calculation of stability as a condition for the issuance of sailing notices (SPB).

Link PDF : PM 39 Tahun 2016

A number of regulations governing the loading of vessels include:

  1. 1974 SOLAS Convention (chapters VI and VII and other relevant parts, as appropriate);
  2. MARPOL (Annexes III and V, as appropriate);
  3. International Convention for Safe Containers (CSC), 1972;
  4. International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code and related supplements;
  5. International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code and related supplements;
  6. International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code);
  7. International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes on board Ships (INF Code);
  8. International Code for the Safe Carriage of Grain in Bulk; and
  9. Code of Safe Practice for Cargo Stowage and Securing (CSS Code).