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Ship Classification



Ship Classification, as a minimum, is to be regarded as the development and worldwide implementation of published Rules and/or Regulations which will provide for:

thereby enabling the ship to operate in its intended service.

The achievement of these goals is conditional upon continued compliance with the Rules and/or Regulations and proper care and conduct on the part of the Owner and Operator.

Notes:-

Individual Societies to explain by an additional note as to how they deal with items, either statutory or class, beyond the basic definition.

Major Classification Societies recognised world wide are: