For yacht design studios, naval architects and marine engineers designing new build yachts, it is imperative to source current and trustworthy information surrounding yacht classification and legislation in order to guarantee compliance and avoid costly mistakes.
Yacht design and planning
In partnership with Lloyd’s Register (LR) Marine, SYOG.com has compiled the latest Lloyd's Register Class News and legislation into one easy-to-use resource. Information to assist in the planning stages of yacht design can be found by navigating the menus on the right-hand side of this page.
Lloyd’s Register Marine
Lloyd’s Register (LR) is a UK charity dedicated to research and education in science and engineering. Founded in 1760, Lloyd’s Register Marine is a leading global provider of marine classification services, helping to ensure that internationally recognised safety and environmental standards are maintained at every stage of a vessel’s life.
Historically, LR is best known for its work within the marine industry; originally founded as a marine classification society, Lloyd’s Register Marine oversees the safety and operational standards of merchant, military and privately owned vessels, including luxury yachts.