Singapore - February 8th 2018; Poly NDT Pte Ltd, a member of CTI Marine Services has become the first Singapore company to obtain certification from classification society - BUREAU VERITAS (BV) as a certified provider of Development of Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) services.
It has become one of only a handful of companies worldwide that are able to offer IHM in compliance with the Hong Kong International Convention for the safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships along with the European Ship Recycling Regulation (EUSRR) and based on the Guidelines for the Development of the Inventory of Hazardous Materials.
Mr John Rendi, Director of CTI Marine Services said: “We are delighted to obtain the certification from BUREAU VERITAS (BV) to be the first supplier in Asia for the “Development of IHM”. It is a testimony to the skill of the Hazmat experts we have. With BUREAU VERITAS (BV)’s support and guidance, we are confident that we can continue to meet the highest criteria set by the shipping industry.”
The Hong Kong Convention, EU Regulations and the IHM guidelines are important steps taken by the industry to become more environmentally friendly. Therefore, training and certification of HazMat experts are a vital part for BV to contribute towards achieving the environmental goals of the industry.
As a BV’s certified HazMat supplier, Poly NDT now has even greater knowledge and competence in the field of hazardous materials found onboard vessels.
Centre Testing International Group Co., Ltd. (CTI) is the leading comprehensive third-party agency specializing in testing, calibration, inspection, certification, and technical services through provision of a one-stop solution for clients of all types and sizes. CTI Marine Services, a business arm of CTI is a true marine occupational safety and environmental specialist with the marine division being managed and operated worldwide. CTI marine history can be traced back 40 years to the year 1975 when its Singapore office (POLY NDT) first started operations
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