“Venezuelan Register of Shipping LTD.” known as VRS, Established in 2008 at Venezuela Barcelona and on 2012 moved to London – UK.
In January 2015 the completed all arrangement and legal requirements obtained to establish the new Head Office of VRS at Batumi / Georgia as it was decided earlier at the top management board meeting.
Hence, the VRS office at Batumi / Georgia assumed control of all region offices, surveyors and vessels. VRS an independent Non-governmental Classification Society working with the objectives of safety of life, property and the environment.
Venezuelan Register of Shipping LTD. (VRS) Provides classification, certification, verification and advisory services.
In order to provide the required services to our clients, the society has established a worldwide network of surveyors.
The staff consists mainly of highly qualified naval architects, marine engineers, master marines and other engineers and technical personnel with appropriate qualification.
We believe in the potential of people and in systematic training and education of our stuff members.
As a non-governmental Classification Society with international network of Marine Surveyors, “Venezuelan Register of Shipping LTD.” acts with impartiality and independence as a self-regulating agency to the international maritime industry, with the mission of serving the public interest as well as the needs of our clients by promoting the safety of life, property, and the natural environment primarily through the development and verification of standards for the design, construction and operational maintenance of marine-related facilities.
QUALITY & SERVICE:
“Venezuelan Register of Shipping LTD.” is ISO 9001:2008 certified by third party “NISSERT” and administers Rules and Guidelines for the classification of ships, and other floating units covering their design, construction, and other operational maintenance for the purpose of determining the structural and mechanical fitness for their intended purpose.
In pursuing its aim of becoming a leading independent, international classification society whose name will evoke an image of safety, quality and concern for the environment, by providing effective services with minimum expenses and quick response to various operations in professional manner, insuring compliance with national and international rules and regulations.
“Venezuelan Register of Shipping VRS.” is concentrating on key areas of customer satisfaction such as focus on our customers’ needs, expectations and opinions, understanding their business and treats them as important
partners, share our experience with our customers while maintaining customer confidentially, and involve them in developing our services.
Our basic aim and objective is to provide a full range of maritime services to Ships-owners worldwide such as: Ships registration, statutory, ISM, ISPS, MLC 2006 and other surveys on demand.
We maintain a management system satisfying applicable international and national standards for the performance of surveys and the issue of Classification and statutory certificates
VRS provide full range marine related services such as:
- Classification survey and certification
- Tonnage study, measurement and certification
- Free board assignment
- Manuals (STABILITY, SOPEP, CARGO SECURING, SSP, GRAIN LOADING, SMS, ETC..) preparation and approval
- Cargo gear survey and certification
- Drought survey
- Damage assessment and repair survey
- Condition survey
- Pre-purchase survey
- Laid up and re-activation
- Cargo and materials
- Acting on behalf of flag state
- LSA, FFE, Radio and Navigation equipments
Our Statutory work is carried out in accordance with the following IMO conventions:
- International Load Line convention (LL)
- TONNAGE 1969
- ILO / MLC 2006
VRS is approved (RO) by the following state maritime administrations:
Republic of Bolivia, United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of Moldova, Union of Comoros, Republic of Togolese and Samoa.
VRS’s authorized surveyors around the world: Turkey, Russia, Syria, Philippines, Italy, Egypt, Spain, Honduras, Romania, Iraq, UAE, Slovenia and Bulgaria…..
VRS head office:
VENEZUELAN REGISTER OF SHIPPING LTD.
Address: Office Nr.19, Tower “A”, Chavchavadze Str. Nr. 5,
Batumi, 6000, Georgia