ISO 16315:2016
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Small craft -- Electric propulsion system


ISO 16315:2016 addresses the design and installation of alternating current (AC) and direct current (DC) electrical systems used for the purpose of electrical propulsion and/or electrical hybrid (system with both a rechargeable battery and a fuelled power source) propulsion.

ISO 16315:2016 applies to electrical propulsion systems operated in the following ranges either individually or in combination: direct current of less than 1 500 V DC; single-phase alternating current up to AC 1 000 V; three-phase alternating current up to AC 1 000 V.

ISO 16315:2016 applies to electrical propulsion systems installed in small craft up to 24 m length of the hull (LH according to ISO 8666).


  • Document published on: 2016-03-15
    Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 47.080
    Status: Published Stage: 60.60 (2016-03-16)
    TC/SC: ISO/TC 188 Number of Pages: 24
  • This standard has not been revised

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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