(14) Equipment Manuals
Adequate information shall be provided to enable the equipment
to be properly operated and maintained by suitably qualified members
of the ship's crew.
and servicing manuals shall:
be written in English;
identify the category of the equipment or units to which they
(A.694/18.3. 1) in the case of equipment so designed that
fault diagnosis and repair down to component level are practicable,
provide full circuit diagrams, component layouts and a component
(A.694/18.3.2) in the case of equipment containing complex
modules in which fault diagnosis and repair down to component
level are not practicable, contain sufficient information to
enable a defective complex module to be located, identified
and replaced. Other modules and those discrete components which
do not form part of modules shall also meet the requirements
of 4.8 (c) above.
adequate information shall be provided to allow equipment to be
installed so that it operates in accordance with the requirements
of the relevant equipment standard, taking into account limitations
imposed by the operation of other equipment also required to be
installed on the bridge."