What is Solas?

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July 1st 2016 sees the implementation of amendments to Chapter VI of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) that will require all export containers to have a verified weight prior to being loaded on board a ship.

IMOIn New Zealand, Maritime NZ intends to implement the amendments via an update to Maritime Rule 24b.

Loadrite can assist your business in compliance through the use of its revolutionary FS-L1280 LFT (Legal for Trade) on board scales. These can be installed on forklifts from 2 to 50 tonne capacity, as well as container reach stackers and toplifters. Verify product weights as you van containers or certify FCL weights. Loadrite software will allow data integration with your companies operating system, further streamlining your supply chain and ensuring complete compliance.

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