RINA Services S.p.A. is the RINA Group company which provides ship classification activities, certification, testing and inspection (TIC Services). RINA Services operates independently and makes its experience and competency available through a wide range of services aimed at helping industry and the community to improve their activities and quality of life.
RINA Services is active in the marine sector and in the environmental, energy, infrastructures and transport, logistics, safety, quality, food, social accountability and real estate sectors. RINA Services offers conformity assessment, control and certification services in compliance with national and international standards, related to materials, projects, technology, products, plants and personnel, including activities assigned by governmental bodies and other authorities.
Ship classification and certification represents the core business. In this connection, the activities carried out by RINA Services are recognised by the Italian Administration and by 100 Flag Administrations. Thanks to its experience and technological competency, RINA Services has acquired a leading role in the offer of innovative and highly advanced technological services to support the whole maritime industry.
The competency gained in the marine sector has enabled RINA Services to progressively diversify its certification services related to management systems, products, plants and personnel. Thanks to constant investments in R&D and training, RINA Services can offer integrated certification services, aimed at enhancing the commitment made by organisations to comply with voluntary and mandatory standards.
As a guarantee the value of its certificates and assessments, RINA Services has acquired, over the years, an extensive range of international, European and national recognitions issued by accreditation bodies, such as: ACCREDIA, ANAB, INMETRO, SAAS, ISPRA, EMAS, SWEDAC, UNFCCC, ANSF, pertinent MINISTRIES.
Rina Services is member of the board of Directors of CEOC (International Confederation of inspection and certification organizations) and member of CONFORMA and of CISQ Federation (Italian certification of company quality systems), which bring together the main national certification bodies. RINA adheres to IQNet (The International Certification Network), which represents the largest international certification network for quality, environmental and safety management systems.
RINA Services has focused on the development of services with high added value to meet the diverse demands of the market and public and to encourage organisations to pursue continuous improvement.