News & Updates


INSB Class receives authorization by IRI-Marshall Islands for yachts survey and certification.

Effective 1st January 2019, INSB Class is pleased to announce that has been delegated with authority as a Recognized Organization by the Republic of the Marshall Islands with respect to the performance of classification and statutory certification, plan review, surveys, audits, and inspections for yachts registered in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
The granted RO authorization enables INSB Class to perform surveys, audits, approvals and relevant certification for SOLAS, MARPOL, ITC, ILL, ISM Code, ISPS CodeMLC, BWM instruments as well as under other IMO Conventions and Codes, to yachts registered or intended to fly the flag the Republic of Marshall Islands, for practically any type or size of yacht, either for private use, limited charter or full commercially operated, inclusive of passenger yachts.
Besides advancing the total number of Flag delegations entrusted to INSB Class (currently totaling to 33), the recognition and approval by Marshall Islands Registry is seen as an important milestone on the strategic development of the INSB Class within the yachting industry.
President and Managing Director of INSB Class, Mr. Pantelis Chinakis, commented:
“We are delighted with our new recognition by the distinguished Marshall Islands registry as it expands the service options for our yachting client base, being amongst the preferred registers for yachts.
Serving and engaging with the yachting community has become one of our corporate priorities as we hold a strong commitment to attain yacht-industry wide recognition and be in the position to offer distinguished quality service and solutions to yacht users both in Greece and internationally.
The authorization of INSB Class by the Marshall Islands Registry, evidences not only our abilities to deliver but also complements our collective endeavors in gradually positioning INSB Class amongst the top classification options for the yachting world”.
Alongside, early this year INSB Class already announced the setup of the INSB Montenegro dedicated yacht service center, in order to provide prompt, reliable certification and support services to yacht owners. throughout the Montenegrin areas with supporting locations across the Dalmatian coast, via strategically placed exclusive yacht surveyors in Kotor, Koper, Sibenik and Rijeka. (read full post here)
Evidently the INSB Class recognition for yacht verification and compliance by the Marshall Islands Register, is regarded as fully consistent with our corporate strategy to serve the yachting industry and demonstrates INSB Class serious commitment for this special segment.