Skip to Main Content
Skip Nav Destination
ASME Press Select Proceedings

Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment & Management (PSAM)

Editor
Michael G. Stamatelatos
Michael G. Stamatelatos
Search for other works by this author on:
Harold S. Blackman
Harold S. Blackman
Search for other works by this author on:
ISBN-10:
0791802442
No. of Pages:
2576
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2006

Port State Control (PSC) is an effective measure to verify and ensure that the condition and equipment of foreign ships visiting national ports are in compliance with the requirements of international safety and anti-pollution standards. Ships that are found to be in serious violation of standards are detained in port until their deficiencies have been rectified. The objective of PSC is to detect substandard ships and eliminate the threat that they pose to life, property and the marine environment. In order to ensure the effectiveness of PSC, regional port state control organizations are established and agreements on port state control...

Summary/Abstract
Introduction
PSC Inspection History and Target System
Discriminant Analysis
Results of Discriminant Analysis
Estimation of Inspection Rate and Acquisition Rate
Verification
Concluding Remarks
Acknowledgments
References
This content is only available via PDF.
You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal