Dry Van Technical Bulletins

  • IICL TB 014, 1 July 2017

    Title: International Maritime Organization (IMO) CSC/ACEP Information Paper

  • IICL TB 013, 1 July 2016

    Title: "IICL 6 Inspection Criteria"

    Effective 1 August 2016, a new dry van inspection standard, IICL-6, will supersede the current IICL-5 dry van inspection criteria.

  • IICL 6 Measurement Techniques

  • IICL TB 001, 15 Jan 2015
    (Revision 2)

    Title: "Performance Standard for New and Unused Structural Container Floor Panels to be Installed in International Freight Containers"

    Outline performance requirements for marine grade plywood to be used in general cargo containers.

  • IICL TB 011 April 2013

    Title: Floor Coating as an IICL Repair Method

    Reference: This TB addresses the Use of Coatings as a Floor Repair Method

  • IICL TB 012 - April 2013

    Title: Front Corner Post Insert Repairs — 45' Pallet Wide Containers, 45' CPC

    Reference: The IICL is issuing repair criteria for 45' pallet wide and 45' CPC containers. The unique design of the 45? PW/CPC front corner post and damage possibilities requires specific repair criteria for corner post insert repairs.

  • IICL TB 010 ? February 2013

    Title: 40' Containers — Front Sill Inspection Criteria (Out of ISO)

    Reference: This new criteria will address the out of ISO inspection criteria for 40' container front sills.

  • IICL TB 009 ? March 2011

    Title: Crossmember / Forkpocket Member Lower Flange Downward Bow Criterion

    This new criteria will address the downward bow of the lower flange of crossmembers for dry vans and open top containers.

  • IICL TB 008 February 2011

    Title: Repair Manual - Materials Used For Repair.

    In review of the IICL repair manual for steel freight containers it has been brought to our attention that issues involving the quality and types of materials used in various repairs needs further clarification

  • IICL TB 007 5 April 2012

    Title: Limitations on Crossmember Repairs.

    This technical bulletin was developed to address the issue of weld cracking in members (crossmembers / forklift pocket side walls) and issue a revised repair policy.

  • IICL TB 006, 1 March 2008

    Title: "Floor Quality Assurance Program Audit Form"

    This technical bulletin offers the industry an audit form which the IICL uses when auditing plywood floor manufacturing facilities around the world. A scoring system has been added to this revised form.

    The bulletin was developed by IICL member company's Textainer Equipment Management and Triton Container International under the direction of the IICL Technology Committee.

  • IICLTB 004, 1 Nov 2006

    Title: "Revised Dowel Repair in Container Floors"

    The IICL has revised the repair criteria for container floors effective November 1, 2006.

  • IICL TB 003, 1 May 2005

    Title: "Finger Cracking in Plywood Floor Boards"

    This technical bulletin offers the inspector four simple rules to determine the extent of potential damage to the interior ply layers of a board. Should none of these situations be present then the board should not be replaced.

  • IICL TB 002, 1 February 2003

    Title: "Electronic Data Interchange Standards (EDIS)"

    Offers the industry EDI message formats, IICL preferred estimate coding and general information regarding the use of EDI standards.

  • IICL TB S2, June 2000

    Title: "Appendix E: Surface Preparation and Painting: An Addendum to the Repair Manual for Steel Freight Containers" (Fifth Edition) - (17 pages)

    This technical bulletin is included in the Repair Manual for Steel Freight Containers, 5th ed., purchased after June 2000.

  • IICL TB G5 September 2000

    Title: "Amendment to the Guide for Container Equipment Inspection, 5th edition"

    This technical bulletin is included in the Guide for Container Equipment Inspection, 5th Ed., purchased after September 2000.