Intermaritime Certification Services (ICS Class) is a classification society with headquarters located in Panama, Republic of Panama. ICS Class is an independent and non-commercial organization carries out its classification activities in an impartial and objective way in compliance with the ICS Class Rules and Regulations.
ICS Class Rules and Regulations set appropriate standards for the Classification and Construction of Ships providing all the information you need for classification purposes.
When carrying out class surveys, ICS Class shall apply the following Rules and Regulations:
General Regulations for the Supervision
ICS Class Rules & Regulations shall determine the requirements that the ships are to be complying in order to assign and maintain the ICS Class during the validity of class certificates issued by ICS Class.
ICS Class may assign a class to a ship that has been under supervision during construction as well as maintain or renew a class to a ship in service. Assignment, maintain or renewal of class, or re-classification of a ship means that she complies with the relevant provisions of ICS Class Rules and Regulations.
A Certificate of Class valid for five (5) years can be issue as a result of satisfactory completion of periodical surveys, this document certify compliance with the requirements of the Rules for the Classification and Construction of Ships.
For a request of any Class Survey proceed with the completion of the following form: