Classification of ships’ related services includes:

  • Surveys of ship’s hull
  • Surveys of machinery & electrical plants
  • Surveys of refrigerated cargo installation
  • Approval of service suppliers such as Radio Surveyors, Thickness Gauging Firms, NDT Firms, In-water Diving Firms, etc.
  • Sea-going ships
  • Inland waterways vessels
  • Floating docks
  • Floating cranes

Classification Overview Classification is carried out according to the principles verified by international practice and consists of the execution of technical requirements known as Rules & Guides. MBS confirms compliance with the Rules & Guides through a regular survey scheme carried out to ships and other marine related structures and issues the appropriate Certificate of Class and enters the ship into the Register of Ships.

MBS Classification covers the following:

  • Sea-going ships
  • Inland waterways vessels
  • Floating docks
  • Floating cranes

Environmental Code: We work with and ensure that both our technicians/surveyors and clients are in compliance with the International Maritime Organization legislation, government agencies policies, and other international organizations rules and processes to protect human health and the environment by reducing shipping’s climate impact , improving air quality, preventing the spread of invasive species and reducing marine noise.