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Bureau Veritas Attended 2019 China Marine Economy Expo to Support Development of China's Marine Economy with Classification Society Certification Service

2019 Oct 17

Bureau Veritas attended the 2019 China Marine Economy Expo (CMEE 2019) held at Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center on October 15th - 17th, 2019. This year's China Marine Economy Expo, under the theme of "Sharing Blue Economy Opportunities, Building a Shared Future", set five exhibition sectors which are Marine Economic Achievements Exhibition for Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of PRC (including the Guangdong - Hong Kong - Macao Great Bay Area Exhibition), Marine Resource Development & Offshore Equipment, Shipbuilding, Port & Shipping, Emerging Marine Industry and International Exhibition, and hosted 12 marine economy forums centering around such hot topics as renewable marine energy, marine equipment, deep ocean technology.

In the course of China's high-quality development, ocean has become a strategic area for achieving such development. The key to achieving rapid marine economy development lies in promoting the transformation and upgrading of the traditional marine industry, advancing the progress of high-tech marine industries, improving the capability of marine resources exploitation and developing the emerging marine industries of strategic importance.

Bureau Veritas Classification Society

Since the founding of its ship information office in 1828, Bureau Veritas has been devoted to innovation and development of marine economy over the past 191 years. Bureau Veritas is a founding member of International Association of Classification Society (IACS) with a globally recognized reputation and aims to prevent the risks and improve the safety and quality standards of shipping industry. In the field of marine and offshore engineering, Bureau Veritas offers classification, certification, project construction supervision and other relevant technical services for ship manufacturing and operation, marine materials and equipment, drilling equipment, floating production facility, subsea equipment, fixed platform, modular production facility, etc.