As one of the world’s top five classification societies, Germanischer Lloyd is dedicated to ensuring the safety of life and property at sea and the protection of the sea environment. Their rules development reflects this dedication, and our programme of plan approval, materials and components certification, newbuilding inspection, technical inspection of fleet-in-service vessels, as well as ship classification ensure the highest levels of quality and safety. It’s no wonder that the classification of 40% of the world’s container fleet has been entrusted to GL.
■Shipowners benefit from a seamless portfolio of advisory, engineering and software solutions as well as certification and training services, all tailored to the respective needs of specific industry segments.
■A worldwide network of qualified Germanischer Lloyd experts is available at over 200 locations in 80 countries. This ensures access to world-class GL expertise anytime and anywhere.