||Title:||MERCHANT SHIPPING (INSTRUCTIONS TO SURVEYORS) (PASSENGER SHIPS) REGULATIONS||Gazette Number:|
|Regulation:||17||Heading:||Strength and construction||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
Construction and Scantlings of Watertight Bulkheads,
Decks, Recesses, Trunks, Tunnels, Inner
Skins and Oil Fuel Tanks
All watertight bulkheads, decks, recesses, etc., forming part of the subdivision arrangements should be of such strength and so constructed as to be capable of supporting with a proper margin of resistance, the pressure due to a head of water up to the margin line.