What does this mean? Bureau VERITAS is a marine compliance organization. All yachts are built to specific industry manufacturing standards the most common being ISO 9001, National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and CE standards. Marlow Yachts, not content with the status quo applied for the elite of classifications, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Lloyd’s Register and Bureau VERITAS the sterling of the marine industry. Lloyd’s, ABS and Bureau VERITAS not only examine the construction methods employed but also the equipment chosen for the yacht, and the yachts ability to perform in adverse conditions. All Marlow Explorer yachts are capable of class certification compliant to Lloyd’s Register (A) Ocean and/or Bureau VERITAS Navigation standards.