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NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution

NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution
BC Ferries Cruise Vessel. NAPA helps BC Ferries join the e-log revolution NAPA Logbook makes routines easier, increases transparency, and decreases workload and human error Helsinki, Finland – 24 June 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider, today announced...
June 24th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019

The outcomes of Poseidon Med II event in Limassol on 11th June 2019
Snapshot from the Roundtable discussion (from left: Stella Fyfe, Bunkernet; Joseph Florentin, DESFA; Oleg Kalinin, SCF Management Services; Peter Wallace, Lavar Shipping; Antonis Trakakis, Arista Shipping; George Polychroniou, DEPA; Panayiotis Mitrou, Lloyd’s Register) The outcomes of Poseidon Med...
June 13th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, LNG | Read More

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry

ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry
Kirsi Tikka ABS hosts ‘Empower Hour’ at Nor-Shipping to focus on the role of women within the maritime industry Nor-Shipping 2019 saw ABS hold its first ‘Empower Hour’, an opportunity for women innovators to network and discuss trends in the maritime industry. The event was developed in support...
June 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMO, UN, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete

The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete
Eleni Letoni delivering her slides speech The Roots of Greek Shipping in Crete by Eleni Letoni, Communications, Sales & Marketing Coordinator Greece, Cyprus & Malta, Bureau Veritas* Ladies and Gentlemen, here we are, in the island of Crete, where the roots of the Greek nation’s maritime history...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Insight, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing

ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing
ROMAS Kim Gunnar Jensen at the shore based engine control centre used in the ROMAS project ROMAS project completes first phase of remote machinery operation testing Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, automation systems vendor Høglund, ferry operator Fjord1, and the Norwegian Maritime...
June 7th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot

DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot
Subsea 7’s diving support vessel Seven Kestrel (Care of Subsea 7) DNV GL, Kongsberg and Subsea 7 finish DP remote digital survey pilot  Oslo, 6 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL, Kongsberg Maritime and Subsea 7 have successfully concluded the pilot testing of Kongsberg Maritime’s (KM) DP...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering

Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering
All on stage..; organisers, hosts and members* Bureau Veritas leaders highlight shipping trends at Hellenic zone gathering The 22nd annual meeting of the Hellenic, Black Sea and Adriatic zone committee of Bureau Veritas, was held on the 17th of May 2019 under the chairmanship of George Procopiou and...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation

RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation
Navigator of the Seas  RCL, Wärtsilä, and DNV GL announce Navigator of the Seas to feature industry first fire prevention notation Oslo, 5 June 2019: Even though great strides have been taken in detecting, containing and extinguishing fires, the best time to fight a fire is before it starts. The desire...
June 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Stena Drilling and DNV GL sign contract for first Cyber Secure class notation

Stena Drilling and DNV GL sign contract for first Cyber Secure class notation
Signing ceremony of the Cyber Secure notation for Stena Drilling’s Stena IceMAX drillship (from left to right): Henning Stokke (Fleet Responsible, DNV GL), Eirik Reinertsen (CCO, Stena Drilling), Erik Rønsberg (CEO, Stena Drilling), Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen (CEO, DNV GL – Maritime), Torgeir Sterri (Regional...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Drill ships, Regulatory | Read More

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.

AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design.
AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design AiP granted to Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute for J-lay heavy lift vessel design. LR presented the AiP in a ceremony at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.

Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway.
LR-and-HGS-collaborate-on-digital-solutions-to-benefit-shipping Collaboration announced at Nor-Shipping 2019, taking place this week in Oslo, Norway. 4 June 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Hyundai Global Service (HGS) have announced a new collaboration that will deliver added value to the shipping...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline

DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline
 DNV GL releases update to bulk cargo liquefaction guideline Oslo, 4 June 2019: Classification society DNV GL has released an updated version of its bulk cargo liquefaction guideline at the Nor-Shipping trade fair this week. The guideline covers both the design and operation of vessels with bulk cargoes...
June 4th, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve

DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve
  Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO DNV GL – Maritime, presenting at DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press conference in Oslo (Source: DNV GL) DNV GL: Tectonic shifts in shipping make safety more vital than eve Oslo, 3 June 2019: At its Nor-Shipping press conference in Oslo, DNV GL – Maritime CEO Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Health and Safety, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting.

Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting.
Elaine Roberts Lloyd’s Register’s active engagement on ocean industry issues recognised with attendance at high-level UN meeting. Company among a select group of 35 maritime organisations to collaborate on sustainable ocean business principles. Lloyd’s Register (LR) will attend the ‘High-Level...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Organisations, UN | Read More

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap

DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap
Kenneth Vareide DNV GL’s new Digital Solutions CEO focused on plugging customers’ skills gap Høvik, Norway, 03 June 2019 – Kenneth Vareide has been appointed the CEO of DNV GL’s Digital Solutions business area, which is a provider of solutions for managing risk and improving asset performance. ...
June 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, News | Read More

KR launches remote survey service for ocean going vessels​

KR launches remote survey service for ocean going vessels​
. KR launches remote survey service for ocean going vessels​ The Korean Register (KR) has launched a new remote survey service for any of the classification society’s vessels engaged in international – ocean going – voyages. The scope of KR’s remote survey service is limited...
May 31st, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Manage risks effectively with VeriFuel’s Oil spills / Hydrocarbon Forensic Services

Manage risks effectively with VeriFuel’s Oil spills / Hydrocarbon Forensic Services
Manage risks effectively with VeriFuel’s Oil spills / Hydrocarbon Forensic Services VeriFuel has now added hydrocarbon forensic services to our service portfolio. Our industry leading marine fuel services can identify specific characteristics of petroleum products to help resolve liability issues...
May 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform

NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform
NAPA announced as first service provider for Ship Data Center’s IoS Open Platform NAPA will provide performance analytics and voyage optimization expertise via platform Helsinki, 22 May 2019: NAPA the leading provider of maritime software, services and data analysis, today announced that it has become...
May 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register on: IMO/MEPC 74 Update – 22 May 2019 @ Laskarides Foundation

Lloyd’s Register on: IMO/MEPC 74 Update – 22 May 2019 @ Laskarides Foundation
Timothy Wilson LR Invitation – IMO/MEPC 74 Update – 22 May 2019 @ Laskarides Foundation [16:00-18:30] With the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee – MEPC 74  in mind – which took place on 13-17 May 2019, Lloyd’s Register’s Timothy Wilson, Principal Marine...
May 21st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

RINA reports 2018 revenues at 440 million and a growing order book

RINA reports 2018 revenues at 440 million and a growing order book
Ugo Salerno RINA reports 2018 revenues at 440 million and a growing order book Genoa, 16 May 2019 – The 2018 consolidated financial statements for RINA S.p.A., approved today, reveal revenues of €440 million in line with the previous year and an EBITDA of €51 million. RINA concentrated on...
May 16th, 2019 | Accountancy, Classification Societies, Reports | Read More

LR awarded RO (Recognised Organisation) status by the Italian flag Administration

LR awarded RO (Recognised Organisation) status by the Italian flag Administration
Theodosis Stamatellos LR awarded RO (Recognised Organisation) status by the Italian flag Administration   16 May 2019 – Today Lloyd’s Register (LR) has been awarded RO (Recognised Organisation) status by the Italian flag Administration and is now authorised to issue statutory certification...
May 16th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Flags, News, Regulatory | Read More

Bureau Veritas advances the survey request process with Optimum Survey Planning

Bureau Veritas advances the survey request process with Optimum Survey Planning
Bureau Veritas advances the survey request process with Optimum Survey Planning   Bureau Veritas continues to develop its end-to-end digital platforms with the release of Optimum Survey Planning (OSP) The release follows completion of trials with shipowners and shipmanagers to provide a digital survey...
May 15th, 2019 | Classification Societies | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India
Cdr. KK Dhawan (retd.), Head Defence of IRClass Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has secured an order for providing classification services...
May 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Meet with Chelsea’s exhaust gas monitoring experts at next week’s Sulphur Cap 2020 Conference, 8-9th May, Amsterdam

Meet with Chelsea’s exhaust gas monitoring experts at next week’s Sulphur Cap 2020 Conference, 8-9th May, Amsterdam
. Meet with Chelsea’s exhaust gas monitoring experts at next week’s Sulphur Cap 2020 Conference, 8-9th May, Amsterdam   Delegates will have the opportunity to learn more about Chelsea’s Sea Sentry fully autonomous wash water monitoring system for both the water inlet and outlet of wet exhaust...
May 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More