DNVGL - DNV-RP-C202
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|Publication Date:||1 October 2002|
DET NORSKE VERITAS (DNV) is an autonomous and independent foundation with the objectives of safeguarding life, property and the environment, at sea and onshore. DNV undertakes classification, certification, and other verification and consultancy services relating to quality of ships, offshore units and installations, and onshore industries worldwide, and carries out research in relation to these functions.
DNV Offshore Codes consist of a three level hierarchy of documents:
- Offshore Service Specifications. Provide principles and procedures of DNV classification, certification, verification and consultancy services.
- Offshore Standards. Provide technical provisions and acceptance criteria for general use by the offshore industry as well as the technical basis for DNV offshore services.
- Recommended Practices. Provide proven technology and sound engineering practice as well as guidance for the higher level Offshore Service Specifications and Offshore Standards.
DNV Offshore Codes are offered within the following areas:
A) Qualification, Quality and Safety Methodology
B) Materials Technology
E) Special Facilities
F) Pipelines and Risers
G) Asset Operation