OJSC "Vyborg Shipyard" has signed a contract with Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) on the classification in the construction of icebreakers Project 21900M. The vessels will be built on the RS class with the symbol: KM (*) Icebreaker6  AUT1-ICS FF2 BWM EPP ECO HELIDECK Special purpose ship and operated under the flag of the Russian Federation.
According to the signed agreement, RS will participate in mooring and sea trials of an approved program and will conduct technical supervision during the construction of icebreakers in accordance with the requirements of the RS rules and international conventions. They include a survey of the hull, machinery, electrical equipment and automation equipment as well. With the positive results of surveys and tests will be processed classification certificates and kits conventional documents.
Russian Maritime Register of Shipping is one of the leading classification societies. RS activity is aimed at improving the safety of navigation, safety of life at sea, environmental safety. RS is recognized by the European Union, is a member of IACS, an associate member of INTERTANKO, BIMCO and INTERCARGO.