Length of superstructure ( Regulation 34(1) ) (IACS interpretation LL.15)
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Length of superstructure ( Regulation 34(1) ) (IACS interpretation LL.15)

  1.1 Where a cargo hatchway, complying with the requirements of regulation 16 and having a coaming height that extends above the level of the superstructure deck, is fitted in the recess and covering the whole area of the recess, the hatchway may be taken into account as forming a part of the superstructure, and the effective length of the superstructure need not be reduced by the amount equivalent in area to the area of the recess.

  1.2 The hatchway coaming height should be in accordance with regulation 16(1), measured from the superstructure deck level.

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