Thermal Protective Aid
Thermal Protective Aid(TPA)
Model: TPA-II/ TPA-I
TPA-II Material: Polyamide Composited with Aluminium foil and Polyester
TPA-I Material: Vacuum Aluminium-plated PET Film
Fabric Watertight Integrity: Endure 2m high pressure water column
Thermal Conductance: ≤ 7800 W/M².K
Validity: 5 Years
A thermal protective aid is made of waterproof material with low thermal conductivity, and shall be provided for every person on the ship who has not been provided with one of the immersion suits in the open type lifeboat.
1. 1996 Amendments of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea 1974.
2. MSC.48(66) International Life-saving Appliance(LSA) Code.
3. MSC.81(70) Revised Recommendation on Testing of Life-saving Appliance.
4. MSC.226(82) & MSC.323(89) Amendments to the Revised Recommendation on Testing of Life-saving Appliance, as Amended.