DIN Standards Committee Shipbuilding and Marine Technology
The DIN Standards Committee Shipbuilding and Marine Technology (NSMT) in Hamburg is responsible for the national standardization in the area of shipbuilding and marine technology and for the German involvement in the respective European and international committees. In addition the committee elaborates necessary defence technology standards (VG) in this field.
Details are described in the annual contract between the Ministry of Defence and DIN, based on the performance specification. Outline and course of business of VG standards are described in VG 95820. The main aim of the NSMT is the elaboration of international standards (ISO/IEC) respectively European standards of CEN/CENELEC.