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About CCS


Founded in 1956, China Classification Society (CCS) is headquartered in Beijing and is a full member of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).

CCS provides classification services to ships, offshore installations and related industrial products by furnishing world-leading technical rules and standards. CCS also provides statutory surveys, impartial and integral classification, verification, certification and accreditation and other services in accordance with international conventions, regulations and the related rules and regulations of the authorizing flag states or regions. As authorized by the administrations of the flag states or regions, CCS carries out statutory survey and other services as authorized by the administrations. Up to now, CCS has been authorized by 46 major shipping nations or regions in the world including China to perform statutory surveys for the ships flying their flags.

By committing to the mission of “safety, environmental protection and creating value for clients and society” and based on the 114 offices established across the globe, CCS provides services for a range of industry and fields including shipping, shipbuilding, shipping finance and insurance, marine equipment, ocean resources exploitation, ocean scientific research, industrial supervision, system certification, government policy and rule development, energy saving and emission reduction, risk management and evaluation, and is constantly developing new business areas.

By sticking to the policy of “building first-class international classification society with own characteristics and with technology as the foundation and credibility as the cornerstone”, CCS improves continuously its image and value through advanced technology and quality service and is widely and highly recognized by the international industry.


CCS Top Management

Mo Jianhui          President

Li Changjian       Vice President

Sun Feng           Vice President

Gao Jianguang  Vice President

Zhong Xiaojin     Vice President

Zhu Kai            Vice President

Fan Qiang        Vice President


CCS Council(2017 version)

Honorary chairman

 He Jianzhong    

Vice Minister of the Ministry of Transport of the People’s Republic of China


 Sun Licheng

President of China Classification Society

Vice Chairmen

 Wang Qiuyu

China Coast Guard

 Yang Xinzhai

China Maritime Safety Administration

 Sun Ping

The Export-Import Bank of China

 Zhang Bo

State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense of the People’s Republic of China

 Wang Yuhang

China COSCO Shipping Corporation Ltd.

 Sun Bo

China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation

 Gao Yanming

Hebei Ocean Shipping Co., Ltd.


 Wang Qiming

State Administration of Work Safety

 Wang Tao

China National Offshore Oil Corporation

 Bao Jianying

Shandong Marine Group Ltd.

 Shan Chunchang

State Council of the People’s Republic of China

 Ren Yuanlin

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group Ltd.

 Su Xingang

China Merchants Group

 Wu Qiang

China State Shipbuilding Corporation Ltd.

 Zhou Jixin

China Baowu Steel Group Corporation Ltd.

 Yao Lin

Ansteel Group

 Gu An

China Development Bank

 Peng Fei

CNPC Offshore Engineering Company Ltd.

 Zhang Shouguo

China Shipowners' Association

 Yang Changkun

ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.

 Xia Guihua

Harbin Engineering University

 Yi Jiyong

Water Transport Bureau of the Ministry of Transport of the People’s Republic of China

Secretary General

 Zhou Liwei

Executive Department of China Classification Society 

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