Container Owners Association

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The international organisation representing the common interests of owners of freight containers. The principle aims of the COA are to promote common standards and safe use of containers.

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May 2020 Newsletter – Events, Projects and Technical Report

In this month’s newsletter: COA Projects and Technical Work Groups COA Technical Guidance Documents Cargo Projects: CIG and Flexitanks 2020/2021 Events: Conferences and Exhibitions James B Sherwood – Founder of Sea Containers May Newsletter available HERE

Interior Flash Rust Test Procedure

The IICL Technology Committee and the Container Owners Association have published guidelines for a standard water test procedure, to assist quality control inspectors assess the application of water-based paints on the interior of containers The procedures were...

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