Centre Testing International （CTI）has been approved by China Classification Society(CCS) to perform hazardous materials (HazMat) analysis in relation to IHM service recently, It means CTI became an Expert parties engaged in Visual and sampling checks for preparation of IHM approved by CCS.
Items of Approved including：
Visual and Sampling Checks of Hazardous Materials on Board (Including Hazardous Materials listed in Appendix 1 and Appendix 2 to Hong Kong International Convertion for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of SHIPS,2009.
Appendix 1: Asbestos, Ozone-depleting substances(ODS), Polychlorinated biphenyls(PCBs), Anti-fouling systems containing organotin compounds as a biocide(TBTs, TPT, TBTO)
Appendix 2: Cadmium and Cadmium Compounds, Hexavalent Chromium and Hexavalent Chromium Compounds, Lead and Lead Compounds, Mercury and Mercury Compounds, Polybrominated Biphenyl(PBB), Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers(PBDEs), Polychlorinated Naphthalenes(more than 3 chlorine atoms), Radioachtive Substances, Certain Shortchain Chlorinated Paraffins (Alkanes, C10-C13, Chloro)
CTI Marine was positively studying the new convention & rule in recent years, and CTI want to be recognised as the world's leading marine hazardous survey company and at the same time progressively introduce other certified compatible services that provide added incentives to ship owners to use CTI as their preferred provider.
CTI has the distinction of being the first and only UKAS accredited inspection body in the world to perform asbestos surveys on ships and is the only UKAS accredited laboratory in China. As a professional inspection company, has been accepted by AMSA for inspection,testing and reporting on the presence of asbestos on Australian flagged ships. Is the only non-Australian company. In addition, CTI have been approved by United States EPA, CHINA CNAS, DNV-GL, Lloyds Register and CCS. We are a highly qualified motivated marine technical team that performs over 100 ship surveys each year. We can provide the client with a global network with Technology Center in UK, US, China and Singapore.