Machinery Damages
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Machinery damages: Case studies
  1. Case study: Machinery failures—Tales of the Unexpected?
  2. Case study: Lubricating oil maintenance is critical
  3. Case study: 2016 Condition Surveys Results


Machinery DamagesThe impact of machinery damages has a wide range of consequences that can potentially impact hull & machinery, cargo interests and P&I interests alike. A greater awareness of the types of machinery damage incidents that can occur and consideration for the implementation of effective measures to prevent them is key to reducing their frequency and consequences alike. We recommend that Members review and disseminate these case study examples onboard ship to bring a greater awareness to the consequences of such incidents and actions that may be taken to prevent them.