|Representatives of the Shipping Register of Ukraine visited Head Quarter of classification society Isthmus Bureau of Shipping (IBS) (Republic of Panama)|
Visit was conducted in order to start implementation of Cooperation Agreement
between Shipping Register of Ukraine and Isthmus Bureau of Shipping as well
as trainings of surveyors of Shipping Register of Ukraine in the IBS system
according to the following: quality management system; survey database;
procedures for the surveys on SOLAS, MARPOL, LOAD LINE; Certification of
ships in accordance with ISM and ISPS Codes; procedure for survey of ships
with gross tonnage less than 500; annual surveys on behalf of Panama Maritime Administration.
After graduating trainings IBS issued for three surveyors of the Shipping Register of Ukraine Surveyor’s Certificates of Authorization which indicates types of works, numbered identification surveyor’s cards, personal stamps, IBS tariffs, authorization for access to data base of fleet under supervision of the IBS.
Presently the Shipping Register of Ukraine is a representative of Isthmus Bureau of Shipping in Ukraine and may perform classification and statutory supervision of ships classed by IBS and flagged by Panama, Belize, Jamaica, Honduras and Bolivia.