MV3014: Special Duty Vessels and Type of Operation syllabus for Marine 2021 regulation (Professional Elective-II)

Special Duty Vessels and Type of Operation detailed syllabus for Marine Engineering (Marine) for 2021 regulation curriculum has been taken from the Anna Universities official website and presented for the Marine students. For course code, course name, number of credits for a course and other scheme related information, do visit full semester subjects post given below.

For Marine Engineering 5th Sem scheme and its subjects, do visit Marine 5th Sem 2021 regulation scheme. For Professional Elective-II scheme and its subjects refer to Marine Professional Elective-II syllabus scheme. The detailed syllabus of special duty vessels and type of operation is as follows.

Course Objectives:

Download the iStudy App for all syllabus and other updates.
Get it on Google Play

Unit I

Need for special duty vessels with reference to development of trade and necessities of the trade. Operation of Bulk carriers – Bulk Grain and ore etc., – Banana carriers – Coal Carriers – Forest Products carriers – Timber carriers – Container vessels.

Unit II

Pipeline systems – Ring main – Direct Line – Combined – Free flow system – Stripping lines. Lining up pipe lines and cargo operations – loading more than one grade – discharging – ballasting -precautions – ship / shore checks list safety goods – sources of ignition on – static electricity -precautions to prevent ignition due to static electricity cargo operations when not secured alongside -procedure if oil spill occurs – oil record books.

Unit III

Download the iStudy App for all syllabus and other updates.
Get it on Google Play

Unit IV

Dangerous goods – loaded in bulk – packaging – IMDG code – emergency procedures – ‘MS & M’ notices – general fire precautions, during loading / discharging, – firefighting and detection system. Liquefied gas cargoes – regulations types of cargo and carriers – LPG and LNG – cargo handling equipment’s tank monitors and controls – operational procedures loading and discharging of LPG/LNG cargoes – chemical cargoes regulations, operations – bulk chemical carriers – tank material and coatings – tank washing – cargo record book – equipment items precautions to be observed during cargo operations in port – fire protection – personnel protection.

Unit V

Classification societies for hull, equipment and machineries of Cargo ships and oil tankers -requirements of various types of surveys and certification of Merchant Ships.

Course Outcomes:

On completion of the course the students will be able to:

  1. Create the need for special duty vessels
  2. Familiarized with Operation of Bulk Carriers
  3. Familiarized with Oil Chemical tankers, LPG / LNG vessels Cargo Operations
  4. Conduct Oil Tankers Routine maintenance
  5. Classify Intrinsically Dangerous Cargos

Text Books:

Download the iStudy App for all syllabus and other updates.
Get it on Google Play

Reference Books:

  1. Indian Register of Shipping Parti to Part7,” Rules and Regulations for the construction and classification of steel ships”, 1st Edition, Indian Register of Shipping, Mumbai, 1999.
  2. International of Maritime Organization, “SOLAS consolidated Edition 1997”, 2nd Edition, Sterling Book House, Mumbai, 1997.

For detailed syllabus of all the other subjects of Marine Engineering 5th Sem, visit Marine 5th Sem subject syllabuses for 2021 regulation.

For all Marine Engineering results, visit Anna University Marine all semester results direct link.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *