With a history spanning three centuries and a register boasting over 20% of the world’s merchant fleet, ClassNK has long been recognized as the global leader in ship classification.
Dedicated to ensuring the safety of life and property at sea and protecting the marine environment, its diverse portfolio includes the survey and classification of ships and marine structures, software solutions, management system certification, and award-winning training programs.
Since establishing its Dubai Office some 40 years ago, ClassNK’s presence within the Middle East has expanded considerably and the strength of the region’s maritime industry has been fundamental to this success. ClassNK’s unwavering commitment to delivering best-in-class services 24/7 through its global network of 130 survey offices has seen its register swell to over 240 million gross tons.
As a non-profit organization, ClassNK also acts as a core pillar that supports the advancement of the maritime industry. Promoting high-quality education, training and R&D in collaboration with government, industry and academic bodies, ClassNK is devoted to securing a brighter future for the global maritime community.