Rongsheng and Bureau Veritas Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement (China)
On the morning of July 14th, the signing ceremony of the strategic cooperation agreement between Rongsheng Heavy Industries (Rongsheng) and Bureau Veritas (BV) was held in Rongsheng. It is also an important strategic cooperation agreement among the agreements that Rongsheng has signed with DNV, ABS, LR, GL and CCS.
Following leaders attended the ceremony, Rongsheng leaders: president Chen Guorong, executive vice president Chen Kaiguo, president assistant Zhou Yang, etc; BV leaders: president of BV Group Bernard Anne, vice president and president of greater China District Bouttier Didder, deputy general manager of greater China District Chen Siyang, etc.
As one of the largest classification societies in the world and a well-known international inspection agency, BV provides ship survey and register services as well as quality inspection, identification, consultant, supervision, notarization services to various industry fields. Since establishment, Rongsheng always attaches great importance to the cooperation with classification societies. By taking full advantage of the classification societies’ frontier concept on ship type research and its new technology, Rongsheng conducts personnel training, R&D exchange, R&D personnel concept updating, product innovation, etc. Rongsheng also enters into offshore engineering and high value-added ship market, fully improves its technical competitiveness, and drives its transformation and upgrading, in order to ensure its technology take the leading position in the world.
According to the strategic cooperation, Rongsheng and BV will strengthen cooperation on product R&D, ship register, personnel training, technology exchange, information consultant, market development, and promote the rapid development of China shipbuilding and offshore engineering, realize complementary advantages and powerful combination.
Source: rshi, July 18, 2011;