Production and Service


1.1 Existing Ships

Steel ships built and surveyed in accordance with the Rules of this Society or with alternative arrangements equivalent to the Rules will be assigned a class in the Registration Master.


All ships classed with this Society are, for continuation of the classification, to be subjected to the following surveys, and are to be maintained in a good condition in accordance with the requirements of the Rules of this Society.

In the case of a classification survey conducted after construction, the plans and documents; which would have been required for a classification survey during construction, will need to be submitted and approved.

  • Special Survey, Intermediate Survey, Annual Survey
  • Docking Survey
  • Propeller Shaft Survey
  • Boiler Survey
  • Continuous Survey
  • Occasional Survey
  • Alternation Survey