NR396 Rules for the Classification of High Speed Craft

This Rule Note provides requirements for certification of high speed craft engaged in international voyages the keels of which are laid or which are at a similar stage of construction on or after 1 July 2002. In addition to the craft, NR396 also applies to high speed craft engaged in national voyages.

Reference Title Date

NR396 R02

Rules for the classification of high speed craft

Feb 2002

check related documents:
  • NR467 Rules for the classification of steel ships
  • NR490 Rules for the classification of crew boat
  • NR566 Hull arrangement, stability and systems for ships less than 500 GT

Check other Bureau Veritas rules and guidelines.