Lashing equipment welded to the ship’s deck, such as raised deck sockets, dovetail sockets, flush sockets, elephant foot sockets, lashing plates or D – rings, and other. Used with different types of twistlocks as counterparts to secure containers, vehicles and other cargo.

These fixed elements play a crucial role in providing a stable and reliable anchor point for securing cargo during transportation. They are designed to withstand the forces exerted on them during transit, ensuring the safety and integrity of the cargo being transported.

The use of fixed equipment is essential for creating a robust and standardized system for cargo securing. It ensures that there are reliable and consistent attachment points available, making the process of securing cargo more efficient and safe. Additionally, fixed equipment helps meet industry standards and regulations governing cargo transportation safety.