Stability

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Item Information

Revision History

Date Status ID Title
2008-05-12 Active B6100C Stability (2008-05-12) B6100C

Remarks – Recommended Use of SACC Item

Use the following clause in all ship repair contracts for government vessel unmanned refits.

Contracting officers must identify the technical authority in the contract.

Legal text for SACC item

The Contractor will be solely responsible for the stability and trim of the ship during the period the vessel is in the Contractor's facility, including docking and undocking. The Contractor must maintain weight change information pertinent to the vessel's stability during the docking period. The Technical Authority will supply the Contractor with cross curves of stability, hydrostatic curves, tank status, location of centre of gravity, and other information relevant to the ship's condition upon handing over of the vessel.