News

This area contains news relating to the last 3 months of Press Releases, Common Structural Rules Alerts and IMO Submissions made. More can be found in the archived year categories on the left.

12-16 MARCH - IACS PARTICIPATION AT SSE 5

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to support the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), IACS will attend the next meeting of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment (SSE 5) that will meet from 12 to 16 March 2018. As usual, it is expected that, in its role as the IMO’s principal technical advisor, IACS will significantly contribute to the discussions at SSE 5; with a view to informing and facilitating the decisions that will be taken by the Member States.
February 9 2018 IACS @ IMO

IACS HAS TODAY LAUNCHED ITS ANNUAL BLUE BOOK CONTAINING ALL IACS RESOLUTIONS UP TO END 2017 AND WHICH IS NOW COMPLEMENTED BY THE CONSTANTLY UPDATED IACS GREEN BOOK

The International Association of Classification Societies is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 edition of the IACS Blue Book which is now complemented by the accompanying IACS Green Book. Together these publications summarise the technical output of IACS and, as such, continue to demonstrate IACS’ technical support to the shipping industry through our work and investment in technology, innovation, research and development both at the classification and statutory levels.
January 29 2018 Press Releases

5-9 FEBRUARY - IACS PARTICIPATION AT PPR 5

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to support the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), IACS will attend the next meeting of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 5) that will meet from 5 to 9 February.
January 4 2018 IACS @ IMO

IACS Council 76 Press Release 15 Dec 2017

IACS Council Focuses on Quality Operations, Transparency and Ongoing Modernisation. A series of measures to further strengthen IACS’ Quality offering were among a number of initiatives taken forward at C76.
December 15 2017 Press Releases

22-26 JANUARY - IACS PARTICIPATION AT SDC 5

In demonstrating its ongoing commitment to support the work of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), IACS will attend the next meeting of the IMO’s Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Construction (SDC 5) that will meet from 22 to 26 January 2018.
December 4 2017 IACS @ IMO

IACS PRESS RELEASE NOV 27, 2017

Tripartite Shipbuilding Forum agrees on major industry goals Carbon emissions, safety and cyber security was at the top of the agenda at the annual Tripartite Shipbuilding Forum. At the end of the two days of debate the more than 100 delegates agreed that the industry needs to design ships differently and be more technologically innovative to reach world climate goals and counter cyber security risks.
November 27 2017 Press Releases

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