Rules for Classification and Construction
I Ship Technology - 1 Seagoing Ships
GL Rules (2008) : I-1-2 Machinery Installations
The following Rules come into force on June 15th , 2008
Table Of Content
Section 1 General Rules and Instructions
Section 2 Internal Combustion Engines and Air Compressors
Section 3a Turbomachinery / Steam Turbines
Section 3b Turbomachinery / Gas Turbines and Exhaust Gas Turbochargers
Section 4 Main Shafting
Section 5 Gears, Couplings
Section 6 Propeller
C. Dimensions and Design of Propellers
D. Controllable Pitch Propellers
E. Propeller Mounting
F. Balancing and Testing
Section 7a Steam Boilers
Section 7b Thermal Oil Systems
Section 8 Pressure Vessels and Heat Exchangers
Section 9 Oil Burners and Oil Firing Equipment
Section 10 Storage of Liquid Fuels, Lubricating, Hydraulic and Thermal Oils as well as Oily Residues
Section 11 Piping Systems, Valves and Pumps
B. Materials, Testing.
C. Calculation of Wall Thickness and Elasticity.
D. Principles for the Construction of Pipes, Valves, Fittings and Pumps
E. Steam Lines
F. Boiler Feed Water and Circulating Arrangement, Condensate Recirculation
G. Fuel Oil Systems.
H. Lubricating Oil Systems.
I. Seawater Cooling Systems.
K. Fresh Water Cooling Systems.
L. Compressed Air Lines.
M. Exhaust Gas Lines.
N. Bilge Systems.
O. Equipment for the Treatment and Storage of Bilge Water, Fuel/Oil Residues
P. Ballast Systems.
Q. Thermal Oil Systems.
R. Air, Overflow and Sounding Pipes.
S. Drinking Water Systems.
T. Sewage Systems.
U. Hose Assemblies and Compensators.
Section 12 Fire Protection and Fire Extinguishing Equipment
Section 13 Machinery for Ships with Ice Classes
Section 14 Steering Gears, Rudder Propeller Units, Lateral Thrust Units, Winches, Hydraulic
Control Systems, Fire Door Control Systems and Stabilizers
Section 15 Special Requirements for Tankers
Section 16 Torsional Vibrations
Section 17 Spare Parts