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BONDSHIP Report Summary

Project ID: G3RD-CT-2000-00101
Funded under: FP5-GROWTH
Country: Norway

BONDSHIP guidelines

The BONDSHIP project guidelines sum up all the steps necessary to design, build, inspect and repair all types of bonded joints in ships. The guidelines describe a general framework for the safe use of bonded joints.

There are two parts:
- Code: The objective is to provide general requirements to ensure the reliability and safety of load-carrying bonded joints in ships.

- Recommended Practices: This document provides guidance and examples on how to design, produce and inspect an adhesively bonded joint. Furthermore it shall provide the basis for meeting the general requirements laid out in the Code document.


Jan WEITZENBÖCK, (Programme Director )
Record Number: 40770 / Last updated on: 2006-08-11
Information source:
Collaboration sought: Other, Available for consultancy, Further research or development support, Information exchange/Training
Stage of development: Guidelines, methodologies, technical drawings