Who we are

Asia Pacific Register of Shipping

Asia Pacific Register of Shipping (or simply known as AP Class ) is a Greek ship classification society, headquartered inLondon, United Kingdom, with four decades of continued presence in the international marine industry.

As an independent technical supervisory organization, AP Class conducts safety surveys for ships classification, statutory and management systems certification together with the applicable verification appraisals & engineering approvals

AP Class - Main Services include:

  • Ship classification surveys for new constructions and fleet in service under AP's own Rules & Regulations.
  • Statutory surveys and certification on behalf of Flag States based on the IMO International Conventions, Codes and National Regulations.
  • Plan appraisal and engineering studies.
  • Assessment and certification of safety management systems under the ISM/ISPS Codes and the MLC 2006 Convention.
  • Technical advisory services.
  • Surveys of damage , modification or repairs verifications.

AP Class surveying and certification services rendered via an extended international network of exclusive offices and surveyors, are to ensure that irrespective to fleet configuration, applicable safety standards are met and maintained in line with internationally recognized safety standards and general EU criteria.

Memberships

Our Process

Fleet safety

We appreciate that operating safety and reliability of your fleet are vital to your everyday marine commitments.
AP's loyalty to operational safety is eminent as we work to identify & manage potential risks to achieve improved ship safety and compliance throughout vessels demanding lifecycle.

Trusted & Recognised

Our activities are supported by the expertise and resources developed over almost 4 decades in offering survey & classification services via highly trained surveyors, auditors and experts who apply their decisive experience and knowledge for improving ship safety standards and creation of sound operational reliability and endurance.

Our responsiveness

We respect tight shipping schedules and by being available 24/7 we focus on our high responsiveness and technical expertise that can make a difference to you and your classed fleet.

Fleet Optimisation

We respect tight shipping schedules and by being available 24/7 we focus on our high responsiveness and technical expertise that can make a difference to you and your classed fleet.

Share
200 OK

OK

The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request.

Please contact the server administrator, [no address given] and inform them of the time the error occurred, and anything you might have done that may have caused the error.

More information about this error may be available in the server error log.