NI590 Rudders in composite materials

This Guidance Note defines a methodology to assess scantling of rudders (rudder stock, rudder blade and flap, rudder trunk and rudder horn) built in composite materials and the requirements for the manufacture inspections and tests for rudders.

Reference Title Edition

NI590 R00

Rudders in composite materials

Sep 2013

check relted documents:
  • NR546 Hull in composite materials and plywood, material approval, design principles, construction and survey
  • NR467 Rules for the classification of steel ships

Check other Bureau Veritas rules and guidelines.