What are process of classification of ship ?

Process of classification –

  • Builder submits plans for approval to owner specified class
  • Plans for approval as per class rules
  • A surveyor is in attendance during construction to inspect materials and workmanship.(based on approved plans and rules)
  • Upon satisfactory completion of surveys and sea trials, a certificate of class(hull and machinery), is issued and kept on board.(upon approval by Classification Committee)
  • Particulars of ship entered in class register and one or more character symbols assigned to it.






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