NR530 Coating Performance Standard

This Rule Note provides requirements for protective coatings in  seawater ballast tanks of ships of not less than 500 gross tonnage and double-side skin spaces arranged in bulk carriers of length greater than or equal to 150 m, in void spaces in bulk carriers and oil tankers or cargo oil tanks of crude oil tankers of 5,000 tonnes deadweight and above.

Reference Title Date

NR530 R05

Coating performance standard

Jul 2023

check related documents:
  • NR467 Rules for the classification of steel ships
  • NR445 Rules for the classification of offshore units
  • NI409 Guidelines for corrosion protection of seawater ballast tanks and hold spaces
  • NR606 Common structural rules for bulk carriers and oil tankers

Check other Bureau Veritas rules and guidelines.