NR568 Classification of offshore unitsRisk based approach

This Rule Note provides procedures and methodologies for the classification of floating offshore units based on a risk analysis approach. NR568 gives an alternative route for the classification process of offshore units, based on the achievement and maintenance of an acceptable level of safety and integrity, at least equivalent to that achieved under the prescriptive rules.

Reference Title Date

NR568 R00

Classification of offshore unitsRisk based approach

Jul 2011

  • NR445 Rules for the classification of offshore units
  • NI567 Risk based verification of floating offshore units
  • NI624 Risk-based structural integrity management of offshore jacket structures

Check other Bureau Veritas rules and guidelines.