Webinar nk

Learn about the requirements for the 46 CFR Subchapter M regulations

46 CFR Subchapter M

How can ClassNK help me with 46 CFR Subchapter M?

As an independent third party and non-profit organization, ClassNK is a classification society that provides technical support, compliance verification and research and development.  With over 700 classed towing vessels operating in East Asia and the Middle East, ClassNK has substantial experience with towing vessels around the world and is expanding its services into the towing vessels industry in the United States.

As a recognized and authorized classification society, ClassNK satisfies the requirements of a third party organization (TPO) and is qualified to perform the functions of a third-party auditor or surveyor under 46 CFR Subchapter M.

Webinar – What are the benefits of using a Third Party Organization (TPO) to obtain a certificate of inspection?

This webinar was held on July 27th at 14:00ET. To watch a recording of the webinar click here

What are the differences of utilizing the towing safety management system option and the U.S. Coast Guard option?  Join Ed McCain, Manager of Client Relations for ClassNK America for  a 30-minute webinar as he explains the options and provides information regarding the requirements set forth in  46 CFR Subchapter M.

Learn how ClassNK, Safety Management Systems, LLC and Helm Operations can help with 46 CFR Subchapter M. 
  • What is the relationship between ClassNK and the US Coast Guard?

  • What is a third party organization (TPO)?

  • How can ClassNK help me with Subchapter M?

  • What will be ClassNK's role in the implementation of Subchapter M?

  • What are the different options for documenting compliance to obtain a certificate of inspection?

  • What is the advantage of using the Towing Safety Management System (TSMS) option?

For further information regarding other services, contact the ClassNK America Headquarters at (201)-944-8021 or NY@ClassNK.or.jp