Pre-contract services

Pre Contact Services

We offer advanced guidance and support to shipowners, designers and shipyards prior to their newbuilding classification contract.

If you need a solid foundation on which to start your newbuilding project, then you need pre-contract services that address both operational as well as structural areas.

The experts at DNV GL have developed a range of efficient services for newbuilding projects that pave the way for construction.

These services address operational and structural aspects, including:

  • Concept evaluation 
  • Review of outline or contract specifications
  • Review of the preliminary design
  • Evaluation of proposed class notations and regulations
  • Strength evaluations
  • Stability evaluations
  • Fatigue assessments
  • Noise and vibration evaluations

Our services are designed to give you peace of mind before construction even begins.

Rely on our proven experience in newbuilding projects:

  • Gain added confidence in your newbuilding project
  • Maximise the performance of your vessels at an early stage with our holistic approach
  • Avoid potentially costly modifications at a later stage thanks to our expert advice
  • A leading service provider for the maritime industry, and with 150 years of experience, we give you the reliable, expert support you need

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