RS participates in SMM
Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) says it will be a participant to SMM-2016, international trade fair for shipbuilding, machinery and maritime technology to be held on September, 6 – 9 in Messe Halle, Hamburg, Germany.
RS will present at its stand all key activities, including classification and survey of ships under construction and in service, approval of materials, products and services for the maritime industry, as well as development of the RS Rules. Following the previous exhibitions FAQ review, the RS specialists are ready to inform about peculiarities of survey in industry and the documents issued upon the results thereof, as well as cover the issues of interaction during construction of ships to the RS class.
Nowadays, the RS is closely associated with the ice class ships, sophisticated icebreakers, tankers, gas carriers, ice-resistant technologies for offshore oil-and-gas field development. Thus, special emphasis on the RS stand will be placed on technical support during construction of ships and offshore installations intended for operation at extremely low temperatures.
RS stand is B2.EG.417
Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is an internationally recognized classification society, established in 1913. Classed with RS at present are more than 5,000 ships flying the flags of 47 states. RS has over 50 branches and offices in Russia and worldwide. RS is recognized by Maritime Administrations of 71 flag states, including 16 EU members.
RS is a full member of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), which consolidates the world leading classification societies, and associated member of INTERCARGO, INTERTANKO and BIMCO. RS activities are aimed at providing safe navigation, safety of life at sea, environmental pollution prevention.
SMM biennale, international trade fair for shipbuilding, machinery and maritime technology held since 1963 is a leading industry-specific forum involving representatives of shipyards, shipping companies, design bureaus, suppliers of ship’s equipment, systems, services and technologies in the maritime industry. In 2016, Global Maritime Environmental Congress (GMEC) will be held within the SMM framework, involving over 700 leading representatives of the industry, government, scientific community, fleet, tourism and environmental protection.